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What general and flag officers can bring to the boardroom

KPMG BLC Senior Advisor Ken Daly speaks with Jan Hamby, retired U.S. Navy rear admiral and a corporate board member.

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Podcast overview

In this episode, KPMG BLC Senior Advisor Ken Daly talks to Jan Hamby, a retired U.S. Navy rear admiral and a corporate board member, about the unique skills that general and flag officers can contribute to boardroom effectiveness.

Topics discussed include:

  • asking the right questions
  • managing the risk of taking an action versus not taking any action
  • communicating around common purpose and culture
  • how general and flag officers’ skills align to the current risk environment

Featured speakers

Kenneth Daly

Kenneth Daly

Senior Advisor to Board Leadership Center, KPMG US

Dr. Janice M. Hamby

Dr. Janice M. Hamby

Rear Admiral (Ret), U.S. Navy

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What general and flag officers can bring to the boardroom
An interview with Jan Hamby, retired U.S. Navy rear admiral and a corporate board member.


The views and opinions expressed herein are those of the interviewees and do not necessarily represent the views and opinions of KPMG LLP


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