Innovation Skills for the Future: Insights from Research Reports

There are four prominent research studies whose findings highlight the most important 21st century job skills needed for the future (and the future is now) of work and organizations. In sum, employees at all levels need to develop their innovation skills. These include competencies like creativity, critical thinking, communication, strategic thinking, and problem solving to find and…

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Stanford University: Non-Linear Path to Leadership by Kyle Forster

Stanford University Entrepreneurship Corner video stated description: Kyle Forster, co-founder of Big Switch Networks, discusses pivotal moments from his career in Silicon Valley when expertise in early stage technologies propelled him into leadership roles. Forster also shares insights from several of his favorite books and the powerful lessons all aspiring entrepreneurs should heed.

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The Future of Leadership: Perspectives on the Principalship

The Future of Leadership Video from Harvard Stated Description: Founded in 1981, The Principals’ Center at the Harvard Graduate School of Education provides aspiring and experienced school leaders with exemplary professional development opportunities. The Principals’ Center has dedicated itself to the support and development of leaders who influence the character and quality of a school,…

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The Power of the Leadership Credo

Description of Columbia Business School Video: This complimentary webinar explores what a leadership credo is and how it brings value to your career and organization. The 30-minute webinar covers: How developing a credo can help leaders communicate to achieve strategic goals. Understanding your own credo ensures messages are authentic and natural because they are grounded…

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Disrupting the Discourse

Description of Harvard Graduate School of Education Video: Speaker: John H. Jackson, Ed.M.’98, Ed.D.’01, president and CEO, The Schott Foundation for Public Education John H. Jackson will present the opening keynote for The 10th Annual Alumni of Color Conference (AOCC). The AOCC seeks to inspire and impact the improvement of the education sector by annually…

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How Leaders Collaborate

University Video Description from USC: Nov. 1, 2011: Creativity & Collaboration in the Academy: Warren Bennis on How Leaders Collaborate A pioneer in the study of collaboration across disciplines, organizations and sectors, Warren Bennis has first-hand knowledge of legendary teams and what makes them tick. USC Professor and Distinguished Professor of Management and Organization, he’ll…

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The Importance of Leadership Coaching in a Post-Recession Economy

University Video Description from USC: This webinar addresses the reasons that organizations should consider leadership coaching, and why coaching is a key success factor for creating future value.

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Culture and Leadership

University Video Description from UCLA: BlackRock Chairman and CEO Larry Fink discusses culture and leadership in financial services.

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Leadership for the 21st Century

Description of Harvard Business School Video: The 2008 Alumni Achievement Award recipients discuss the current financial crisis, the changing relationship between business and government, and the key elements of effective leadership. Monday, October 13, 2008 Panelists: John Doerr Partner, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers; Jeffrey R. Immelt Chairman, GE; Anand G. Mahindra Vice Chairman &…

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Marketing to the Global Economy

Description of Yale School of Management Video: Antonio Lucio, chief marketing officer at Visa, explains his views on how to market for a company with true worldwide reach as part of the course Strategic Marketing Leadership: The Role of the CMO, co-taught by Ravi Dhar and Arun Sinha.

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