A new perspective on achieving great business performance based on lessons from the worldâs leading performance artists.
â How to create great performing teams, individuals and companies.
â Original insights from the world of performing arts and the artists that move us through their performances.
â Written by authors who have successfully trained high performers in business.
Dr Mark Powell is a business writer, consultant and entrepreneur with over 30 years experience. His increasing focus has been using performing arts to solve modern day business challenges.
Jonathan Gifford is a business author who formerly worked in advertising and magazine publishing. He studied philosophy at University in Kent and played saxophone semi-professionally.
We live in a world that is unequal by nature. One could even say that its diversity is essential to all the worldâs survival. However, inequality among human beings is one of societyâs biggest problems.
This book is about opportunities. It is about being at the forefront of a paradigm change and a win-win situation. And it is about leading one of the most compelling and exciting shifts in our society: womenâs empowerment. Company leaders are used to dealing with radical changes in markets, but there is a story that corporations all over the globe have chosen to ignore. This story is the sum total of millions of lost opportunities, because over half the potential workforce was left behind. Although half the population is made up of women, only 50% of them can earn a decent living. The Other Halfsets out to change just that.Author: Simona Scarpaleggia
Both enlightening and entertaining, Dr Max Mckeown deliversÂ concise advice on how to move from original insights to new ideas, and from new ideas to valuable real-world innovation.Youâll learn how to increase creativity, understand the psychology of thinking differently, encourage collaboration, co-create with customers, overcome indifference, create an idea-hungry culture, rid yourself of creativity zombies and get to innovation paradise.
Drawing onÂ over 30 years of the author's research and experience, this honest, straight-to-the-point playbook can be dipped into or read cover to cover, giving you important reminders and guidance in how to make new ideas useful. Are you ready to change the world? Â
Author: Max Mckeown
Coaching is an art, but it's far easier said than done. It takes courage to ask a question rather than offer up advice, provide an Â answer or unleash a solution. Giving another person the opportunity to find their own way, make their own mistakes, and create their own wisdom is both brave and vulnerable. Emotional intelligence can help leaders and coaches recognize how attitudes â both their own and those of the people they coach âprevent individuals from reaching their potential.Â
In this practical and inspiring book, EQ qualified trainer and coach Nicole Soames teaches you how to develop a coaching mind-set, recognize who and when you should coach, adopt a disciplines approach to coaching, learn how to manage the coaching conversation and give and receive feedback so that you can embed new ways of working. This is a fresh and innovative take on the traditional, how-to coaching manual.
Author: Nicole Soames