Being Human & The Bottom Line

Posted in: Design- Nov 01, 2011 Comments Off on Being Human & The Bottom Line

What makes for good great business? It’s not efficiency. It’s not savvy sales tactics. It’s not even a slick marketing campaign. Bill Taylor, cofounder of Fast Company magazine, puts forth the idea that perhaps the best thing for your bottom line may just be a touch of humanness. His article in last month’s Harvard Business Review […]

On leadership

Posted in: human behavior, psychology- Oct 04, 2011 Comments Off on On leadership

Last year, I took a wonderful course at Stanford on Creativity and Leadership. It’s a course offered yearly and based on a book written in 1987. Yup, this gem (whose cover I cringe at but please–trust me–it’s a great book), has been around for 20+ years but it’s a book whose time has come. Skillful leadership in […]