Technologizing Leadership

The second goal of this book is to ask the reader to consider another new concept in leadership development called human technology.

Before discussing human technology, the term technology needs to be expanded upon. Technology is the study of (ology) technique (techn). It is basically a study of applying a particular methodology, art, or application; it is not theoretical or conceptual. Applications are as important as theories because they can ultimately alter our realities.

P.W. Bridgman, a Nobel Prize-winning physicist, stated, “The true meaning of a term is to be found by observing what a human does with it not by what he or she says about it.” Bridgman made enormous contributions to science by demonstrating that ...

Get Leaders without Titles now with O’Reilly online learning.

O’Reilly members experience live online training, plus books, videos, and digital content from 200+ publishers.