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There Are No Crises, Only Tough Decisions

In this keynote address delivered at the joint annual conferences of Chorus America and The League of American Orchestras, Russell Willis Taylor, President and CEO of National Arts Strategies, explores the extraordinary opportunities that arts organizations have today.

How to Save the News

An article on the future of journalism.

Your Brain on Computers – Attached to Technology and Paying a Price

Another brief read (I wouldn’t ask you to concentrate at length) on the false economy of multitasking – including the price paid even when offline…and interpersonally.

The Performing Arts in Lean Times: Opportunities for Reinvention

This report, written by the co-chairs of the event, NAS President and CEO Russell Willis Taylor and Adrian Ellis, Executive Director of Jazz at Lincoln Center, summarizes the discussions that took place at the Salzburg Global Seminar session.

Our Business Model is Outdated and Harming Us

A thought provoking article on business structure.

Engineering Design – The Kano Diagram

This is a quick video outlining the relationship between customer satisfaction and product design.

The Case for Behavioral Strategy

A really interesting interactive feature from McKinsey Quarterly on the cognitive biases that most impact decision-making in organizations

Mission Unaccomplished

A paper on the role of education in defining the purpose of the arts in society.

Career Navigation for Working Learners

This position paper sketches out a system to support career development in our contemporary economy, where careers no longer consist of “climbing the corporate ladder” in a company.

Online Course Inspiring & Motivating Arts & Culture Teams today!