Fables and the Art of Leadership: Applying the Wisdom of Mister Rogers to the Workplace
Lecture date: February 27, 2014. Ian Mitroff is a professor at the Marshall Goldsmith School of Management at Alliant University in San Francisco. He is president of the consulting firm Comprehensive Crisis Management.
In his lecture, Mitroff discussed his latest book coauthored with Donna Mitroff, Fables and the Art of Leadership: Applying the Wisdom of Mister Rogers to the Workplace. Fred Rogers used fables and stories on his television show to help children deal with problems. Mitroff talked about how fables can be used in the workplace to help managers deal with challenges, foster creativity, promote leadership, and manage crises.