From the Practice Room to the Board Room with Paul Jan Zdunek

From the Practice Room to the Board Room with Paul Jan Zdunek

Lifelong Learning LogoCourse Title: From the Practice Room to the Board Room: Developing & Deploying Your Non-Linear Destiny

Instructor: Paul Jan Zdunek, Peab' 91 (BM)

Brought to you by Odyssey

January 31, 2024 - March 06, 2024 (6 Sessions)  

Wednesday,  7 PM ET  

Virtual via Zoom 


Offered as part of the Spring 2024 Odyssey Alumni Academy - courses exclusively for alumni and taught by esteemed members of our alumni community and faculty. Alumni who register before January 22nd will receive a signed hard copy of Paul's award-winning book. Please include the preferred mailing address in the registration. 

Course Description: Based on his award-winning book on leadership development – Cowboys & Conductors: Conversations on Horseman-Humanship – child entrepreneur turned orchestra conductor turned chief executive, Paul Jan Zdunek, takes you on a behind-the-scenes tour of how he successfully developed and deployed his non-linear life journey with tips and tools on how you can too!

Preview the course and hear from the instructor Peabody Conservatory alumnus Paul Jan Zdunek ’91 in conversation with CNN correspondent Stephanie Elam. Topics include effective leadership strategies, working in diverse teams, and his upcoming JHU Odyssey Alumni Academy course.


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 Event Date
Wednesday, January 31, 2024
7:00pm EDT

Wednesday, March 6, 2024
8:30pm EDT

1-800-JHU-JHU1 (548-5481)