This video is a solid summary of the inaugural Gallup-HOPE Index Forum held on October 13th, 2011, at the Gallup Building in Washington, D.C.
The Forum featured, amongst others, Derek Douglas and Jon Carson of the White House, representing the President, Joshua Wright from the U.S. Department of the Treasury, Jim Clifton, chairman and CEO of Gallup, Jennifer Thibeaux from the Operation HOPE Office of Innovation, Research & Assessment, myself and others. Earlier in the day Mr. Clifton and I spent some quality time meeting with U.S. Deputy Secretary of Education Tony Miller in a private pre-meeting.
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John Hope Bryant is a thought leader, founder, chairman and CEO of Operation HOPE and Bryant Group Companies, Inc. Magazine/CEO READ bestselling business author of LOVE LEADERSHIP: The New Way to Lead in a Fear-Based World (Jossey-Bass) the only African-American bestselling business author in America, and a Member of the U.S. President’s Advisory Council on Financial Capability for President Barack Obama. Mr. Bryant is the co-founder of the Gallup-HOPE Index, the only national research poll on youth financial dignity and youth economic energy in the U.S. He is also a co-founder of Global Dignity with HRH Crown Prince Haakon of Norway and Professor Pekka Himanen of Finland. Global Dignity is affiliated with the Forum of Young Global Leaders and the World Economic Forum.