Instructor Bio

Over 40 years of experience as a consultant, keynote speaker, author, and storyteller on the topic of radical management, leadership, and innovation.

-Former visiting fellow at All Souls College, Oxford University
-Former program director of knowledge management at the World Bank
-Author of The Age of Agile (Amacom, Feb 2018), The Leader’s Guide To Radical Management (2010), The Leader’s Guide to Storytelling (Jossey-Bass 2nd ed. 2011), and The Secret Language of Leadership (Jossey-Bass 2010). Steve’s article, “Telling Tales” was published by Harvard Business Review in May 2004.
-10 year contributor to, authoring a popular Leadership column and has published more than 600 articles on the Creative Economy.
-Member of the Advisory Board for the Drucker Forum
-In 2015, led the Learning Consortium for the Creative Economy in which a group of firms, including Microsoft and Ericsson, which shared insights on the emerging Creative Economy.

JD – Sydney University