LEAPP Ahead is an entertaining and educational series of skill-building programs developed by Jim McGraw, a former top executive at Marion Laboratories and Chairman of the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation. The programs are FREE and reveal effective principles of business leadership that Jim utilized throughout his career. He shares them now as his way of saying thank you for a great career.
Choose from Three Programs
Jim and the LEAPP Ahead program were recently featured on the Pittsburg State University website.
Jim recently spoke to Arts and Entertainment Marketing students at Pittsburg State University, sharing his tips on leadership, empathy and the power of persuasion. In 2016 he provided a grant to the school’s business department which was used to purchase books and other materials for the class. Click the link below to read an article about the class, and Jim’s participation.
“Jim’s presentation was perfect for students. It was such a nice mix of essential skills blended with a bird’s eye view into an incredibly successful company. To top that off, it was presented by an individual who was clearly interested in each and every student in the room.”
Associate Professor, Business Entrepreneurship—Johnson County Community College