Appreciative Inquiry: A Conversation with David Cooperrider
Distinguished Visiting Professor David Cooperrider talks about Appreciative Inquiry and the power of strength-based leadership.
USAID Thought Leaders in Learning | David Cooperrider | Case Western University
As part of USAID's Thought Leaders in Learning Speakers Series, David Cooperrider spoke to an audience of international development practitioners on how an Appreciative Inquiry approach to strategic planning can catalyze positive organizational transformation. He addresses three critical factors: strengths, a third form of leadership, and design thinking. To learn more about this series, please visit http://kdid.org/stp#seminar.
The power of resilience: David Cooperrider at TEDxUNPlaza 2013
View more talks at www.TEDxUNPlaza.com David L. Cooperrider, Ph.D. is the Fairmount Minerals Professor of Social Entrepreneurship at the Weatherhead School of Management, Case Western Reserve University. Dr. Cooperrider is past Chair of the National Academy of Management's OD Division and has lectured and taught at Harvard, Stanford, University of Chicago, Katholieke University in Belgium, MIT, University of Michigan, Cambridge and others. Dr. Cooperrider is founder and Chair of the Center for Business as an Agent of World Benefit. The center's core proposition is that sustainability is the business opportunity of the 21st century, indeed that every social and global issue of our day is an opportunity to ignite industry leading eco- innovation, social entrepreneurship, and new sources of value. For more on David, visit: http://www.davidcooperrider.com/ In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. At a TEDx event, TEDTalks video and live speakers combine to spark deep discussion and connection in a small group. These local, self-organized events are branded TEDx, where x = independently organized TED event. The TED Conference provides general guidance for the TEDx program, but individual TEDx events are self-organized.* (*Subject to certain rules and regulations) Event Production handled by BLi (briteliteimmersive.com)