Professor Samuel Bacharach discusses the relationship between leadership and innovation, and the type of leadership necessary to foster an environment in which people can be creative, and one in which leaders can take creative ideas and see them through to implementation.
Samuel Bacharach is the co-founder of the Bacharach Leadership Group, an organization which specializes in leadership development programs with an emphasis on micro-skills of change, innovation, execution, negotiation and coaching. BLG has established its own unique training models which have been used by numerous corporations. With his colleagues at BLG he has led numerous training sessions for leaders and high potentials. The online courses he has authored on change leadership have been used by such corporations as: Computer Sciences Corporation, PepsiAmericas, Starwood Hotels & Resorts, March of Dimes, Wal-Mart Stores, Citigroup, International Monetary Fund, Mellon Financial, Starbucks, BASF, BMC Software, Boeing, InterContinental Hotels Group, Chubb, Nintendo, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Devon Energy, TeleTech, and Gap, Inc.