Lessons in Presidential Leadership from Theodore Roosevelt, Part 4 – Post-Presidency and the 1912 Election | Thomas Fox – Compliance Evangelist

Richard Lummis and I conclude our series on Leadership Lessons from Theodore Roosevelt. We will examine the lessons of Roosevelt’s early years in New York through his cowboy days in Montana; the second phase of his public career, from the New York Police Commission to Assistant Secretary of the Navy, San Juan Hill, and Vice President; his leadership of his presidency; his life after the presidency and the election of 1912 and we will end with lessons of leadership drawn from his life after the Bull Moose Party, the First World War and the events surrounding his See more +

Richard Lummis and I conclude our series on Leadership Lessons from Theodore Roosevelt. We will examine the lessons of Roosevelt’s early years in New York through his cowboy days in Montana; the second phase of his public career, from the New York Police Commission to Assistant Secretary of the Navy, San Juan Hill, and Vice President; his leadership of his presidency; his life after the presidency and the election of 1912 and we will end with leadership lessons from his life after the Bull Moose Party, World War I and the events surrounding his death.

In this fourth and final episode, Richard and I examine leadership lessons learned from Roosevelt’s years after the end of his second term through his run for president leading the Bull Moose Party in 1912. Highlights of this podcast include:

1. Roosevelt went big game hunting and held meetings with political leaders across Europe.

2. What led to the GOP split and Roosevelt’s defeat at the 1912 GOP Convention?

3. The formation of the Bull Moose Party and its survival after an assassination attempt.

4. In the 1912 election, his defeat by Wilson but his crushing defeat by his former protege, William Taft.

5. Three key leadership lessons including 1. Change when the facts change; 2. Don’t be afraid to make unpopular decisions; and 3. Leaders are learners.

Tune in to the #PresidentialLeadershipLessons from Theodore Roosevelt, Part 4-Post President and Election of 1912 in Compliance Podcast Network. See less –

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