Recommended Summer 2017 Readings for Creative Leaders

Summer 2017 promises a new batch of books to inform and support those striving to become better creative leaders. The following are recommended titles scheduled for publication between May and August.   Ed Batista, The Art of Self-Coaching (Harvard Business Review Press, August 8) The Stanford Graduate School of Business instructor, executive coach, and consistently… Continue reading

New Fall 2015 Readings for Better Creative Leadership

2015 has already been a year of excellent and helpful publications for leaders wanting to improve themselves and their motivation and coordination of creative teams, projects and businesses. Some, like Herminia Ibarra’s already essential Act Like a Leader, Think Like a Leader and Stanley McChrystal’s powerful call for agility and cohesion, Team of Teams, highlight… Continue reading

Rishad Tobaccowala on Strategy

In case you missed his blogpost from the past weekend, @rishadt offered a characteristically pointed and instructive definition of strategy — three words, to be exact — that he then very usefully annotated. http://rishadt.wordpress.com (For those who don’t know Rishad, he serves as the Chief Innovation and Strategy Officer at VivaKi – which draws together… Continue reading