Category Archives: World Business Forum 2009

George Lucas on Creativity and Business

eweber   October 6, 2009   4 Comments

Live in Radio City Hall, this evening – George Lucas admitted he hates writing and hates business even more. Considering this maestro’s highly innovative mind, and lifetime successes, what does this statement say about teaching and learning approaches we cling to? fact is that most teens admit to being bored… Read more »

Jeffrey Sachs on Influence and Money Abuse

eweber   October 6, 2009   3 Comments

Blogging the goods live from Radio City Hall turned out to be a sobering task if you take Jeffrey Sachs seriously. And I do. He speaks right into the urgent calls for rigorous renewal here at the MITA International Brain Center! Wonder why so little of the money trickles down… Read more »

Rubenstein on Humility and the Economy

eweber   October 4, 2009   2 Comments

Each day offers a distinct choice to act humbly for peace, to or react by arrogant attempts to seize power in your race to the top. But what’s this humility David Rubenstein proposes for leaders? Without doubt, humility that is hardwired into minds, is the stuff that builds and sustains… Read more »

Bill Cala Wins Top ’09 Leader Award in NYC!

eweber   October 2, 2009   1 Comment

Dr. Bill Cala won special recognition  at the World Business Forum at Radio City Music Hall next week due to his selection for the “Crisis Called. Who Answered?” World Business Forum Contest” sponsored by Harvard Professor, Bill George, who keynotes at this Radio City Hall event for the second year… Read more »

Sizzler Questions to Innovative WBF09 Leaders

eweber   September 30, 2009   8 Comments

Here are 2-footed questions addressed to HSM, WBF09 and top global leaders: 1). How can brainpower extend genius opportunities beyond a few who boast power from money? 2). What can be done to open new spigots of innovation within closed corporations that stockpile most resources and guard traditional gates? 3)…. Read more »

Mindful Leader Series 3 – Conaty Risks Renewal

eweber   September 9, 2009   No Comments

While some HR staff complain of too little respect at work, HR veteran, Bill Conaty  won the 2004 HR Executive of the Year for risks he took to promote talent and raise HR status at GM.  He reversed downturns into bubbles, more because of his vision for renewal possibilities, than… Read more »

Blogging Live 2009 World Business Forum

eweber   September 4, 2009   4 Comments

Join Brain Leaders and Learners on October 6 and 7 and become part of the live blog from Radio City Music Hall, New York City.  Ask 2-footed questions, and tell us what’s on your mind that links to speakers’ topics. Along with a hub of 30 invited bloggers I’ll share… Read more »