31.12.2011 | Entreprise libérée, Freedom, Leadership, Libération, Questions, Values
Besides readings on environmental ethics (J. Baird Callicott in particular, but also Arne Naess, Emilie Hache, Paul Hawken, Janine Benyus,…), two authors have had a strong impact on my thinking and actions this year:
- Isaac Getz, who gave a seminar for Philosophie & Management in January 2011 and
- Ricardo Semler, who didn’t 😉 but whose books I have read with great joy.
Both have helped me formalize the insights I had developed through the years managing teams and helped me to manage better, to the point of being ready to « give up control ».
In this document, you will find a few revealing sentences from their respective books.
In the following two presentations in English I have included reflections on managerial and social innovation, building among others on Getz and Semler:
For those reading French, the following three documents also build, among others, on their ideas: