Issue 106 - 03 | Jazz-LeadershipBy Penelope Tobin
Published June 5, 2013 12:00 p.m.
We need leadership in a new groove—jazz-leadership.”
About Penelope Tobin | Penelope Tobin is founder and CEO of Barrier Breakers, a social enterprise based in London, England. Barrier Breakers provides soft skills training and consultancy based on her award-winning approach, Barrier Breakers Methodology for Soft Skills Development and Evaluation (BBM), which identifies and removes the barriers that block human potential. Before becoming a committed soft skills advocate and activist, she was a professional musician, first weaving through an array of infamous pop and rock bands as keyboard player while doing her jazz apprenticeship. Then, as a jazz pianist, composer, and vocalist, she fronted groups based in London and New York that gigged around the globe. Always an active educator, she now coaches, consults and speaks widely on BBM and the power of soft skills.http://penelopetobin.com/