Jim Rooney, Dan' son, had worked alongside his father for decadesassisting Dan with his relationships at the State Department and the White House during Dan' time serving as Ambassador to Ireland. Jim also served his father in many of his professional efforts including supporting Dan' work with the Rooney Rule, the NFL' initiative for greater diversity and inclusion. Over the last 18 months, Jim has been writing a business biography set to be released in Fall 2019 on Dan' professional life. The book includes hundreds of hours of interviews with a number of business and political leaders, sports and celebrity influencers, and those whose lives he touched, including his mother Patricia, and brother, Steelers President, Art Rooney II. All stories emphasize Rooney' unique leadership style of stepping into conflicts that, in many ways, would seem intractable, and how with conviction and long-term perseverance, he was able to bring people together to collaborate and build consensus and respect in a manner that created meaningful and sustainable changes to these large business and societal challenges. From this book, readers will be inspired to consider using aspects of the Dan Rooney approach to achieve success in their professional and personal lives.