Need to cultivate flexible thinking on your team? The Constitutional Convention of 1787 provides the backdrop for this experience teaching the art of compromise and diplomacy.
Presidential historian Carol Berkin joins your team to share how a group of strong-willed men representing states with very different interests sat down and created a document that has been foundation of America’s achievements for 200+ years.
This Experience will leave your group more generous, flexible and diplomatic in how they build your business.
Carol Berkin is a Presidential Professor of American History. She taught early American and Revolutionary Era history, as well as women’s history, for four decades at the City University of New York’s Baruch College and Graduate Center.
She is the author of books, including Jonathan Sewall: Odyssey of an American Loyalist [the Bancroft Award winner], A Brilliant Solution: Inventing the American Constitution, The Bill of Rights: the Fight to Secure America’s Liberties, and A Sovereign People: The Crises of the 1790s and the Birth of American Nationalism.
She has appeared in documentaries on PBS and the History Channel and podcasts for The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and the New York Historical Society.
Reggie • February 2021
Director of a team of 7
“…loved how Dr. Berkin emphasized the personality dynamics…”
Edward • February 2021
BU leader with team of 7
“…great way to abstract ‘conflict’ and let all of step-back and see how to solve it…”
Julie • January 2021
BU leader with team of 11
“…we are already putting the principles of this into effect; extremely well-done…”