Mintzberg on Myths of Management

Henry Mintzberg is a highly prolific writer and lecturer on management whose work I first came across over 20 years ago. I’ve often found his work thought-provoking because he’s ready to go beyond the conventional orthodoxies about management and leadership.

Here’s a short video in which Mintzberg candidly shares some of his views;

12 Manage – Mintzberg – 7 Myths

This is a particularly good resource as the text below the video includes links to further detail on the ideas he’s expressing.

Couldn’t help a little smile to myself when he shares his views on MBAs !! You don’t create managers in a classroom !


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