Tag: leadership

My 2014 Twitter Must-Follow List: Business, Strategy & More!

These folks help me see the big picture.

/ January 10, 2014

Now on Slideshare: My “Cultural Icebergs” Presentation

Cultural Icebergs from Rob Fields I decided to turn my previous post into a slide presentation, especially since I'm loving Slideshare these days!  Why? Turns out it's a great repository for thinkers.  Even better, it's great to see people use it like I am--as a iterative platform.  Meaning, all of...

/ January 28, 2013

Courage and Leadership

I call them the six steps of leadership, surrounded by courage. Courage is an interesting one because any leadership role is about stepping out and having the courage to be different, because you have to be different to be a leader. --California Pizza Kitchen CEO G.J. Hart interviewed in the...

/ January 6, 2013
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Towards A Definition Of Cultural Leadership

  To give a nod to the late Raymond Carver: What should we talk about when we talk about cultural leadership? Of course, it’s easier to start by defining the inverse or what I’m NOT talking about. I’m not talking about organizational culture (although I suspect that I’ll need to...

/ January 2, 2013

Brands and Cultural Leadership

  Pepsi just cut a deal with Beyonce. The deal, valued at $50MM, is great news for Beyonce. But what defines cultural leadership for brands?  Is it being in business with the superstar of the moment? That feels more like now, not next.  Which means your brand is where everyone...

/ December 11, 2012