Attributes of Leadership: General Eisenhower's Command of D-Day
Date & Time
Friday, July 24, 2020, 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
On June 6, 1944, more than 155,000 soldiers from the allied forces stormed the beaches of Normandy, France, to begin the liberation of Europe. A military operation of this complexity had never been attempted. The risks were great, and the result would determine the eventual outcome of World War II and the free world. One soldier was placed in command, General Dwight D. Eisenhower. What attributes did he possess to command this operation? Many of the same attributes that are found in every successful leader. This presentation will reveal these attributes and how they can be applied to leaders of the fire service.