The Illusion of Leadership: Directing Creativity in Business and the Arts

The Illusion of Leadership: Directing Creativity in Business and the Arts

by Piers Ibbotson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0230201997

ISBN-13: 9780230201996

Pub. Date: 11/15/2008

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

People need a degree of free choice for creativity and change to happen. But they must also have boundaries. On one level this is what politics and business are all about. Too much of the wrong sort of control and the system becomes bureaucratic or tyrannical, too little and it becomes arbitrary and chaotic. This book covers these key issues surrounding leadership.

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Overview

People need a degree of free choice for creativity and change to happen. But they must also have boundaries. On one level this is what politics and business are all about. Too much of the wrong sort of control and the system becomes bureaucratic or tyrannical, too little and it becomes arbitrary and chaotic. This book covers these key issues surrounding leadership.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780230201996
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan
Publication date:
11/15/2008
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

The Illusion of Leadership
Rehearsing King Lear
Project Managing a Work of Art
Creativity: Myths and Legends
Creativity in Groups
Hierarchy and Status Games
Diversity and Innovation: Casting for Creativity
Rehearsing for Business and For Life
Live Communication: The Business of Theatre
Giving Presentations: The Theatre of Business
The Script
Masks and the Sense of Self
Training for Creative Leadership
Art in the World:
Why Artists should Rule the World

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