Presidential Leadership Lessons from William Howard Taft

Thomas Fox - Compliance Evangelist
Contact
Richard Lummis and I are back with more business leadership lessons from American Presidents. In this episode, we look at leadership lessons from William Howard Taft, the 27th President, who had the misfortune to follow one of America's greatest and most popular Presidents, Theodore Roosevelt. Taft was a mountain of a man weighing over 300 lbs. He is also the only President to become Chief Justice of the US Supreme Court after he left the office of the See more +
Richard Lummis and I are back with more business leadership lessons from American Presidents. In this episode, we look at leadership lessons from William Howard Taft, the 27th President, who had the misfortune to follow one of America's greatest and most popular Presidents, Theodore Roosevelt. Taft was a mountain of a man weighing over 300 lbs. He is also the only President to become Chief Justice of the US Supreme Court after he left the office of the Presidency.

Highlights of this podcast include the background of Taft, education, and early professional life in Ohio. Move to Washington, the role of Nellie, and work in the Philippines. Work in the Roosevelt Administration, Presidential Term, the 1912 Presidential election, and final thoughts on leadership lessons. See less -

Embed
Copy

DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

© Thomas Fox - Compliance Evangelist | Attorney Advertising

Written by:

Thomas Fox - Compliance Evangelist
Contact
more
less

Thomas Fox - Compliance Evangelist on:

Reporters on Deadline

"My best business intelligence, in one easy email…"

Your first step to building a free, personalized, morning email brief covering pertinent authors and topics on JD Supra:
*By using the service, you signify your acceptance of JD Supra's Privacy Policy.
Custom Email Digest
- hide
- hide

This website uses cookies to improve user experience, track anonymous site usage, store authorization tokens and permit sharing on social media networks. By continuing to browse this website you accept the use of cookies. Click here to read more about how we use cookies.