I don’t remember ever doing a post like this. But, I’ve recently been thinking about and discussing with a client the topic of innovative leadership. As in what makes an innovative leader. And if you aren’t one, what do you need to do to become one.
With that said, here are a few TED talks that I think will help us become the leaders of the future. Let me know what you think in the comments!
Shawn Achor: The Happy Secret to Better Work
Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi: Creativity, fulfillment and flow
Jason Fried: Why work doesn’t happen at work
Steven Johnson: Where good ideas come from
Daniel Pink on the surprising science of motivation
Simon Sinek – Start with Why: How Great Leaders Inspire Action
Derek Sivers: How to start a movement
Julian Treasure: 5 ways to listen better
Kathryn Schulz: On being wrong
Susan Cain: The power of introverts
Chip Conley: Measuring what makes life worthwhile
Jorge Barba is an Innovation Insurgent and is the Creative Strategist at Blu Maya, a San Diego based Digital Marketing Firm that helps organizations build their online business with strategy development for new products and services. He’s also the author of the innovation blog Game Changer. And lastly, you can follow him on Twitter @jorgebarba.