Rather Outspoken: What I’ve Learned from a Lifetime of Reporting
Sharing wisdom gained during an extraordinary career, Dan Rather brings his unique perspective to the past 60 years of world events and the major issues of our time. His vast repertoire of subjects range from politics, government, world affairs, the economy and the state of the media, to reflections on our national character, the importance of the common good, citizenship and the most provocative issues making headlines today. Working closely with clients, Dan Rather frames his presentations to focus on preferred content areas — creating an presentation that is moving, memorable, and authentically Rather.
Leadership Principles from the World’s Most Powerful Leaders
What makes a leader great? What principles do they share? What can we learn from our most admired—and most reviled leaders? Dan Rather has interviewed every American President since Eisenhower and profiled world leaders ranging from Nelson Mandela to Fidel Castro and Saddam Hussein. In this insightful presentation, he shares what he has learned from heads of state, military commanders, and the most inspiring political figures of our time. He also recounts memorable examples of leadership under fire in warzones and during disasters, crises, and tumultuous times of social and political upheaval.
Election 2016 & Beyond
The rise of Donald Trump. The political revolution of Bernie Sanders. The historic candidacy of Hillary Clinton. In a year when politics have been anything but predictable, Dan Rather puts it all in perspective. Combining his firsthand experience covering every presidential election since 1952 with his new role at the forefront of digital journalism, Rather calls it like he sees it. His “Ratherisms”, tales from the campaign trail, and accounts of election night dramas will give remarkable insights into what it takes to become an American President.