PRODUCTS & INNOVATION
Abbott's head of HR provides insights on the parallels between music and leadership.
May 3 2017
Musician. Composer. Former rock band member.
Meet Abbott's head of HR.
Steve Fussell has been playing the piano since he was 6 years old and spent a number of years rocking out with a band. Music is simply part of who he is. In the picture above, he's composing a song for his daughter using a couple of pianos at once.
Recently, Steve wrote a blog about how music informs leadership.
"Music is a unifying language," he wrote. "No matter where you're from, what you do or how acoustically adept you may be – everyone can feel a beat or be moved by a song."
The parallels for leadership are endless, he says. But he picked just a few to start the conversation.
Musician or not, take a look, and feel free to share your thoughts.
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