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Neil deGrasse Tyson & David Byrne Discuss Arts' Impact on Creativity, Tourism & More
Dec 17, 2015 0 Comments
Did you know that, "the more accomplished a scientist is, the more likely they are to have an artistic hobby?" In fact, according to an article on Priceonomics.com, "Members of the National Academy of Sciences and the Royal Society...
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CEO Shares 6 Ways Dance Helps Him Lead
Dec 03, 2015 0 Comments
Mathew Heggem is a dancer turned CEO of SUM Innovation, a 15 person company that assesses, designs, implements, and manages accounting solutions. After working in the nonprofit world for many years, Matthew changed his career...
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What’s Trending: Attracting & Engaging Creative Talent with Art in the Workplace
Nov 13, 2015 0 Comments
According to an article published by Fast Company, some of America’s most desirable companies for prospective employees share a creative culture enhanced by art as a common dominator. This culture attracts creative candidates...
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Foster Critical Thinking in the Workplace Through the Arts
Sep 29, 2015 0 Comments
In the business world, innovation is a prerequisite for progress. Launching today, the third essay in The pARTnership Movement essay series, Foster Critical Thinking, demonstrates how arts partnerships can help a company encourage...
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JW Marriott Hotels & Resorts Brings More Poise and Grace to its Business
Mar 18, 2015 0 Comments
Poise, grace, posture, and confidence are some of the many exceptional attributes of ballet dancers. JW Marriott Hotels & Resorts also sees these as important qualities its associates need to deliver a superior level of service...
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Does Your Company Need An Artist? Chicago Booth School of Business Says: Yes!
Mar 03, 2015 0 Comments
Creativity is among the top applied skills sought by employers. Ready to Innovate, a 2008 study by The Conference Board and Americans for the Arts, found that 72% of companies that give to the arts recognize that it stimulates...
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Diagnosing Art
Jan 22, 2015 0 Comments
Diagnosing art? The following article from the Wall Street Journal looks at a group of physicians who are doing just that! Courses developed at medical schools around the country are training doctors to hone their observation...
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Link Between Arts Education and Entrepreneurship?
Oct 30, 2014 0 Comments
(Macy's supports the Adopt-a-School program of the St. Louis Symphony, which is a partnership between the orchestra and area schools featuring regular classroom visits from orchestra musicians and provides free ticket's to the...
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Milliken & Company Puts Full STEAM into the Arts
Sep 16, 2014 0 Comments
Milliken & Company has a secret weapon. The chemical, floor covering and textile manufacturer, headquartered in Spartanburg, South Carolina, knows that the arts encourage innovation and creative solutions—something that has been...
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Dentist Uses Art to Make an Impression
Aug 12, 2014 0 Comments
What insight does a dentist have to offer on the importance of the arts? Plenty, it turns out.   Recently, Dr. Neal Fleisher, Clinical Associate Professor in the Department of General Dentistry and Director of Pre-doctoral...
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From Ballet Dancer to CEO
Jul 01, 2014 0 Comments
Another incredible story of dancer-turned-executive! In the following article from The Guardian, Leigh Thomas, CEO of Dare, a UK-based creative agency, discusses the skills she took away from the barre and brought to the board...
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How Ballet Helped Advance Her Executive Career
Jun 27, 2014 0 Comments
Bonita Coleman Stewart, discusses the merits of ballet as a business metaphor, and credits her once-weekly ballet lessons with teaching her skills that helped her advance in the ranks at Google from a national industry director...
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Introducing Delta Airlines Innovation Class
Mar 28, 2014 0 Comments
Introducing Delta Airlines Innovation Class, a mentoring program at 35,000 feet! Delta is using its time up in the air to connect an innovator of today in the fields of business, art and technology with a leader of tomorrow...
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Why Creativity Matters Most for Entrepreneurs
Feb 24, 2014 0 Comments
The following is an excerpt of an article originally posted on Business News Daily, written by staff writer Nicole Fallon, in which she lists how creativity is a truly essential business skill, particularly for entrepreneurs...
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