My friend Dr. Michael Gold is a world class jazz musician. He is also a keynote speaker/performer who lectures corporate and education groups regarding the lessons of the jazz improvisational group that can be applied to business. Hear my interview with Dr. Gold on this fascinating topic
Fascinating approach to creativity and risk in the corporate world by examining the dynamics of the jazz improv combo. From Michael Gold, one of the 32 professionals interviewed in “Everything We Needed to Know About Business, We Learned Playing Music.”
(Book excerpt) From my colleague and friend Michael Gold. Check out his website to learn more about his “Jazz-Impact” workshop.
“What’s going on in jazz is that we are constantly taking the risk of prototyping new ideas. That’s what improvisation means. If we want to be a culture of innovation…we have to redefine how we take risks and how we think about risk.”
Dr. Michael Gold