Leadership And The New Science - DVD (DS)

Leadership And The New Science
Program Length: 23 minutes.

In today's ever-changing world, understanding nature can be applied to managing organizations. Flexibility, sharing information and a strong vision will help in focusing and energizing your team.

  • Shows why flexibility is key
  • Encourages information sharing
  • Explains how a strong vision energizes people

The guiding paradigms of most organizations were set 400 years ago and have changed little. This program shows how advances made in understanding nature can be applied to managing organizations in today's ever-changing world.

Based on Dr. Margaret J. Wheatley's best-selling book, Leadership and the New Science explains that chaos is a necessary and creative force that creates order. Viewers learn about sharing information to empower people and organize tasks and developing relationships to energize teams and achieve peak performance.

The New Science -- the science of chaos, evolutionary biology, quantum mechanics and field theory -- provides evidence that organizations can be managed in natural ways, just as complex systems in nature manage themselves. Is there a simple way to manage complex organizations in this turbulent business environment where chaos prevails? Dr. Margaret J. Wheatley is sure of it.

Learning Outcomes:

  • That chaos is a necessary force that creates order
  • How sharing information empowers people and organizes tasks
  • How developing relationships help achieve peak performance

Languages: English, Spanish (dubbed), Cantonese (dubbed), and Hebrew (subtitled).