Using Creativity and Beauty to Find Solutions

The news isn't always uplifting: declining home price growth, sinking big business profits, and rising gas prices can make for an economy that is less than reassuring. How can we even start to fix it? According to Nancy Adler there is hope if we allow our passions to lead us to creative solutions and we … Continue reading Using Creativity and Beauty to Find Solutions

Higher Ed: A Vision, Not a Calculation

The Journal of Management Inquiry (JMI) recently turned 20, celebrating in style with a special anniversary issue that truly represents the journal’s unique identity. JMI co-editor Christine Quinn Trank of Vanderbilt University and former JMI co- editor Kimberly B. Boal of the University of Wisconsin wrote in the introduction: After engaging in this taking-stock process on … Continue reading Higher Ed: A Vision, Not a Calculation

Leading Beautifully: The Creative Economy and Beyond

Nancy Adler, of McGill University, published "Leading Beautifully: The Creative Economy and Beyond," along with a corresponding video, in OnlineFirst of the Journal of Management Inquiry. In her article, Adler recognizes the many crises that the world is facing today and the necessity for business to reposition itself at the forefront of society. It is important to then shift … Continue reading Leading Beautifully: The Creative Economy and Beyond