TITLE

Vision Inspires

AUTHOR(S)
Strickland, Bill
PUB. DATE
October 2010
SOURCE
Leadership Excellence Essentials;Oct2010, Vol. 27 Issue 10, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article explores the author's leadership vision of providing community arts and jobs training to the people of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. As chief executive officer (CEO) of Manchester Bidwell Center (MBC), the author envisioned a template for social change and developed relationships with people who share his vision. MBC offers youth and arts and jazz programs. The author claims that MBC is a working business model.
ACCESSION #
54406825

 

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