'Leadership Is a Process That Can Be Harnessed'

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U. of San Diego

George Reed, a professor of leadership studies at the U. of San Diego

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U. of San Diego

George Reed, a professor of leadership studies at the U. of San Diego

What can executives and FBI agents learn from watching the hit television series Mad Men? Quite a bit, says the University of San Diego leadership-studies professor George Reed. The show's producers interviewed him for "How to Succeed in Business, Draper Style," a short feature included in Mad Men's Season 4 DVD boxed set. The feature examines the traits that make Don Draper—a partner at a fictional advertising agency in the 1960s, and the show's protagonist—an