The article is based on research into the “innovator's DNA” and was based on interviews with some of the top innovators in the market today — Jeff Bezos at Amazon, A.G. Lafley at P&G, Steve Jobs at Apple, Margaret Whitman and Pierre Omidyar at Ebay.
Here are the top five skills of innovative leaders:
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We see a lot of similarities with our own research on leadership skills from our Business Learning Institute. Here is what we see as the top five qualities of extraordinary leaders:
We have turned this into a leadership development program called i2a: Insights to Action: A Strategic Thinking System, which is also the basis for our i2a: Leadership Academy. Applications are now available for the MACPA's Leadership Academy on May 7-9. 2012. Get details and applications here.
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