Archives for January 2013

The art of leadership – article by Simon Caulkin

Simon Caulkin once again cuts to the nub of the problem with current management and leadership.

Now more than ever, the world needs Drucker’s concept of management as a liberal art, to focus “the wisdom and beauty of the past on the needs and ugliness of the present” and “to make the ‘humanities’ again what they ought to be: lights to make us see and guides to right action”.
Here’s the link direct to the article:
http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/653ca0f6-5fec-11e2-8d8d-00144feab49a.html#axzz2JDOfsqyO

Here’s the link to Simon Caulkin’s website where you can subscribe to read all his other work – excellent and thought provoking stuff. Enjoy!
http://www.simoncaulkin.com/index.php?pg=3&k=www.simoncaulkin.com

Management Innovation Exchange

Around the globe, at every level, in all kinds of organizations, inspired innovators are staging inventive experiments to make their organizations as adaptable, creative, engaging, and accountable as the people who work there. In the past, it was difficult for management innovators to share their experiences directly with others — but now we have the MIX.

Dig into these real-world case studies of management innovation, and mix it up with the positive deviants who are changing the game. Have you tried something new? Share it here and see what others think.

See http://www.managementexchange.com/