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Durham's Baba Prasad (Nimble)

  • The Regulator Bookshop 720 9th Street Durham, NC, 27705 United States (map)

The Regulator welcomes Baba Prasad for a discussion about his new book, NIMBLE: Make Yourself and Your Company Resilient in the Age of Constant Change and will lead a discussion about the book.

In this engaging and insightful new book, management strategist and Wharton Fellow Baba Prasad offers practical advice for executives, entrepreneurs, and anyone else who'll need the skills to face the unpredictability, risk, and deep uncertainty that lies ahead. It is possible to embrace change and uncertainty without sacrificing innovation and growth. Nimble shows you how.

Baba Prasad (Prasad) is a leading thinker in the area of management strategy and leadership. Prasad has a Ph.D. in Operations & Information Management from the Wharton School, where he has also been a Fellow since 1997. He teaches courses on strategy and innovation at various business schools. Prasad and his wife, Professor Leela Prasad of Duke, also work in economically underprivileged schools in Hyderabad, India. They helped to set up “Aksharavani,” a school for children of migrant construction workers, in the city. They are currently making a documentary film titled Moved by Gandhi.

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