Thursday, October 16, the Aspen Institute Romania in collaboration with Decat o Revista
, will be organizing a workshop in Giving Voice to Values
with Leigh Hafrey, Senior Lecturer at MIT Sloan School of Management and Aspen Institute US moderator. Thanks to the kind support Aspen Members UniCredit Tiriac Bank
, the workshop will be hosted at their headquarters.
Drawing on the series Giving Voice to Values
, initially produced by Yale SOM and the Aspen Business and Society Program and now based at Babson College, Giving Voice to Values
invites participants to recognize the centrality of values to their leadership in organizations, and confirm the practicality of applying those values to their decision-making processes. Leigh Hafrey will be in Romania as a guest of Decat o Revista, being one of the speakers at their annual storytelling conference, The Power of Storytelling
, where he'll share similar thoughts and expand on the idea of using stories in leadership.
This event is open exclusively to Aspen Affiliate Members and Aspen Seminar for Leaders Alumni.
is a Senior Lecturer at the MIT Sloan School of Management.
Since 1991, Hafrey has worked in professional ethics, with a focus on ethical leadership, teaching courses at Harvard Business School and MIT Sloan, and consulting with professional practitioners in the United States and abroad. At MIT Sloan, he teaches in the MBA program and Leaders for Global Operations, for which he moderates a mandatory two-year leadership program. He has also taught in MIT’s Industrial Liaison, MIT-China Management Education, Master of Finance, Management of Technology, Nanyang Fellows, Sloan Fellows in Innovation and Global Leadership, Supply Chain Management, and System Design and Management programs.
Since 1996, Hafrey has moderated the Aspen Institute’s Seminar in Leadership, Values, and the Good Society and other seminars sponsored by the Institute in the U.S. and abroad. From 1993 to 2010, together with his wife, Sandra Naddaff, Hafrey was a co-Master of Mather House, one of the 12 residential complexes in Harvard College. The Mather community brings together 400 undergraduates; 100 faculty, administrative, and alumni fellows; and dozens of advisory and other staff.
A former staff editor at The New York Times Book Review, Hafrey has published book translations from French and German. His reporting, essays, reviews, and interviews have appeared in The New York Times and other American and European periodicals. He serves on the editorial advisory board of Philosophy of Management (U.K.) and the Journal of Business Ethics Education (U.S.). His book on how people use stories to articulate ethical norms—The Story of Success: Five Steps to Mastering Ethics in Business—appeared in 2005.
Hafrey holds an AB in English from Harvard College and a PhD in comparative literature from Yale University.