Praemia Articles: New Thought Pieces
With the recent collapse of great companies and the disappearance of entire industries, leaders have realized that tried and true leadership approaches are insufficient for what faces us now. Most leaders know that businesses need to change. And in these radical times, we see ‘radical’ leaders emerging.
Fredrick Taylor ‘invented’ the field of management in the early 1900s because he wanted to create a ‘science of management’. He appropriated the term ‘management’ from the field of ‘training horses’ which is why 100 years later some people still speak of motivating people with carrots and sticks.
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Snapping Out of the Organizational Trance
By Perry Pascarella
What executive would admit that he or she does not want to be an agent of change? It’s the rare individual who would not claim to want to innovation and creativity.
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