Monthly Archives: October 2009

George Lucas on Creativity and Business

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Live in Radio City Hall, this evening – George Lucas admitted he hates writing and hates business even more. Considering this maestro’s highly innovative mind, and lifetime successes, what does this statement say about teaching and learning approaches we cling to? fact is that most teens admit to being bored… Read more »

Jeffrey Sachs on Influence and Money Abuse

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Blogging the goods live from Radio City Hall turned out to be a sobering task if you take Jeffrey Sachs seriously. And I do. He speaks right into the urgent calls for rigorous renewal here at the MITA International Brain Center! Wonder why so little of the money trickles down… Read more »

Bill Conaty Raises HR Image to Value Workers

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Bill Conaty raises the level of HR at Radio City Hall today, and convinces other top leaders here to do the same. Is raising credibility of HR really the answer to unleashing human capital? What’s your take? I’d like to propose that human capital is more dependent on identifying, developing… Read more »

Bill George Warns not to Waste Your Crisis

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According to Bill George your moment comes in a crisis. To waste a crisis is to try and save jobs in US, for instance. That’s why Americans are not building brilliant new companies, with the innovation we possess. Do you agree? If crisis is the real test of talent. where… Read more »

Rubenstein on Humility and the Economy

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Each day offers a distinct choice to act humbly for peace, to or react by arrogant attempts to seize power in your race to the top. But what’s this humility David Rubenstein proposes for leaders? Without doubt, humility that is hardwired into minds, is the stuff that builds and sustains… Read more »

5 Innovative Leader Questions for 2011

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Whenever I teach Executive MBA Leadership or Organizational Management courses, the brightest students ask why so few leaders facilitate innovation for a new era. Failure to inspire innovative minds, or clinging to leadership ruts that sunk our yesteryears can only keep universities in crisis, and do little to boost business…. Read more »

Bill Cala Wins Top ’09 Leader Award in NYC!

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Dr. Bill Cala won special recognition  at the World Business Forum at Radio City Music Hall next week due to his selection for the “Crisis Called. Who Answered?” World Business Forum Contest” sponsored by Harvard Professor, Bill George, who keynotes at this Radio City Hall event for the second year… Read more »