Creativity is not a thing.
What endures is process - dynamic, adaptive and creative!
- Margaret Wheatley
Great Leaders create the conditions that promote team effectiveness ... any way they can.
- J. Richard Hackman
"Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has."
- Margaret Mead
Agile/lean process framework advocate (SCRUM) ...and its staggering potential to transform a human organization when implemented in an organic/systemic way, leveraging: the power of purpose, collective vision, pattern languages, validated learning, systems thinking, self-organizing teams, and truly great leadership.
... oh, and did I mention this is VERY difficult to 'achieve'
People seem to like Steve Jobs... ; ). Here's his take on this:
FOCUS AND SIMPLICITY. Simple can be harder than complex: You have to work hard to get your thinking clean to make it simple. But it is worth it in the end because once you get there, you can move mountains.
OR... how about this one from Peter Senge:
THE DANCE OF CHANGE: All movement occurs while it is being inhibited; nothing grows in the absence of limits and constraints.