Here’s a short post in the form of 10 pieces of business wisdom, summarised through the words and music of rock music, presented in a PowerPoint show. To get the show go to ROCK WISDOM and click on the icon ‘Download Rock Wisdom’.
To whet your appetite, here are some of the 10 tips, without their business lessons to ensure you go look at the show – it’s worth it.
The great pretender – Queen
Puppet on a string – Sandie Shaw
The great escape – Blur
Video killed the radio star – Buggles
This town ain’t big enough for the both of us – Sparks
Purely for pleasure, let’s see one of the points on marketing made musically by the genius that is Prince, in the form of ‘U Got The Look’ from his seminal album ‘Sign O’ The Times’:
If you like the slideshow, you will love Punk Rock People Management. This new book recently overtook Dave Ulrich, Gary Hamel and the usual HR Gurus, having hit No 1 on Amazon Kindle in management and HR books. There are a number of options available to get your copy:
The print version of the book makes an excellent and unique Christmas present. Check this review out by the Open University Businsss School. I recently presented a copy of the book to Evan Davies, BBC presenter of The Today programme and Dragons Den.
I’ll leave you with another musical version of one of the 10 Rock / Business lessons from the slide deck, from Blur, in the form of ‘The Universal’ from their ‘Great Escape’ album: