Leadership Author Anthony Paustian to visit Bettendorf Libary


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Press release submitted by Bettendorf Public Library



LEADERSHIP AUTHOR ANTHONY PAUSTIAN TO VISIT BETTENDORF PUBLIC LIBRARY

Saturday, December 8, 2:00 p.m., at the Bettendorf Public Library, Dr. Anthony Paustian, will give a presentation on "Imagination" based on some of the chapters of his recently published book "Beware the Purple People Eaters: A Personal Look at Leadership". This book has received praise from readers as diverse as Dr. David Gallo (co-expedition leader to the RMS Titanic), Mark Collins (two-time Super Bowl champion with the New York Giants), Colonel Michael T. Hauser (United States Army), and Dr. Jason Rhodes (NASA astrophysicist and cosmologist).

According to his website www.adpaustian.com, Paustian has over 20 years experience in successful leadership and strategic marketing in technology, aerospace, education, and healthcare. He has a proven track record in effective collaboration and communication, innovative problem-solving, and successful teaching and mentoring. He holds a Ph.D. in Educational Administration and Psychology from the University of Iowa, an M.B.A. from Loyola University Chicago, and has completed the curriculum for a Masters degree in Design Management from Northern Illinois University and the American Center of Design.

Following a Q&A, books will be available for sale and signing.

















 




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