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DDI Summit 2007

Atlanta, Georgia | April 24-25, 2007

This year's summit was filled with Great Speakers.  Powerful Ideas.  And 140+ clients who gave the event rave reviews. 

2007 Conference Presentations

Thank you to our clients and special guests for attending the DDI Summit 2007 and contributing to its success.  For those of you that were there as well as those that could not attend, here are some insights and documents that may be of interest to you.

Speaker Presentations

"Your Business Model Doesn't Work Anymore: Every Company's New Reality and HR's Critical Role"
Geoffrey Colvin, Senior Editor-at-Large, FORTUNE Magazine
Presentation not available

"The Soft Stuff is the Hard Stuff: A View from The Top of Campbell's"
Douglas R. Conant, President and CEO, Campbell Soup Company
Presentation not available

"Forget About Generational Differences: A New Way to Look at Attracting and Retaining Talent"
Victoria Godfrey, Vice President, Monster.com
Presentation (PDF)

Professional Development Workshop
"Courageous Leadership: Crossing the River of Fear"

Gus Lee, Author and Ethicist
Presentation (PDF)

Making Leadership Development a Core Business Strategy
Linda Aldred, Senior Vice President, Human Resources & Organizational Development, Texas Children's Hospital
Presentation (PDF)

What Candidates, Recruiters, and Hiring Managers Really Want: Findings from DDI's New Selection Forecast
Scott Erker, Senior VP, Selection Solutions, DDI
Presentation (PDF)

Driving Organizational Results Through Evidence-based HR
Robert Sutton, Ph.D., Author and Professor of Management Science and Engineering, Stanford University
Presentation (PDF)

What's Next Sessions

Web-based Training: Broken Promises or a Promising Future?
Pete Weaver, Senior VP, Leadership Solutions and Chief Learning Officer, DDI 
Presentation (PDF)

Executive Development ... the Good, the Bad and the Ugly
Keith Caver, Practice Leader and Manager, Executive Development, DDI 
Audrey Smith, Ph.D. Senior VP, Executive Solutions, DDI 
Presentation (PDF)

Success Profiles: Building the Foundation for HR Transformation
Bill Byham, Ph.D, Chairman and CEO, DDI 
Scott Erker, Ph.D, Senior VP, Selection Solutions, DDI 
Presentation (PDF)

Unblocking Your Leadership Pipeline
Tacy Byham, Ph.D., Senior Consultant, DDI 
Steve Newhall, Managing Director UK, DDI
Presentation (PDF)

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