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2021 Senior Leadership Retreat Logo

OBO Senior Leadership Offsite Retreat

December 6 – 8, 2021

National Conference Center
18980 Upper Belmont Place
Leesburg, VA 20176

The Offsite will be a multi-day conference focused on challenging OBO leadership to dig deeper and look outward to serve our customers, achieve our goals, and accomplish our mission.  The first day’s agenda is packed full of exploring the Outward Mindset philosophy, developed by the Arbinger Institute (link to purchase book below), and ways we can apply it to our management style, our team’s work, and our collective efforts.  The second day will explore our customer’s challenges and how we can apply an Outward Mindset to solve their problems to be a more effective, efficient, and collaborative partner as we support U.S. diplomacy around the world.

Arrival Time: Monday, December 6th at 6 PM(Please note, you will need to check-in prior to dinner)

Departure Time: Wednesday, December 8th at 4 PM

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Mindset drives and shapes all that we do—how we engage with others and how we behave in every moment and situation.

The Arbinger InstituteThe Outward Mindset: Seeing Beyond Ourselves


Download the agenda as a PDF here. [304 KB]

OBO 2021 Leadership Offsite Agenda


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