What Artists Know about Leadership

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From HBS Working Knowledge by Sharon Daloz Parks “The phrase “the art of leadership” is certainly well worn. But consciously recognizing the practice of leadership as artistry has received little attention.1 For now, I simply suggest that art, artist, and artistry be given a more prominent place within the lexicon of leadership theory and practice. Affirmation and resistanceThe image of …

Creatives Managing Creatives?

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From Fast Company, by Danielle Sacks Dany Lennon places the hottest leaders in advertising. Here, she talks about what she looks for in candidates for creative jobs – and why you should be watching the same movies as your 8 year-old. Who she is: Dany Lennon, president, the Creative Register Inc. Who she’s placed: Paul Silburn, executive creative director, Fallon …