Fast Company's website 30secondmba.com is a great source of short video insights on leadership, business success, teamwork and innovation from some of today’s top business people. This "advice from the trenches" is a wealth of easily digestible information and a font of real experience.
One headline that caught me was the role of imagination in leadership. Senior leaders from Intel, DreamWorks and Current TV among others give their version as to how imagination is crucial to good leadership. Imagination allows leaders to see opportunities and obstacles that others can't, it fosters collaboration and creativity, and it creates energy, all of which lead to motivation. Imagination fuels success and a winning attitude. Imagination gives us the courage to wonder 'what if'.
30secondmba.com has a range of different topics from how to inspire your staff, making mistakes and the toughest feedback you're ever received, to how faith influencers your leadership. Get bites from Professors Mark Zuckerberg, Reid Hoffman, Tony Hsieh, Noreena Hertz and Conan O'Brien.