Management can’t be taught: Mintzberg

Term 'human resource' has depersonalized staff
By Shannon Klie
|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 04/22/2008

Mintzberg on leadership:

In January, the Strategic Capability Network (SCNetwork) hosted Henry Mintzberg at its monthly breakfast event in Toronto. Mintzberg, an internationally renowned author and professor of management studies at McGill University in Montreal, talked about management, leadership, MBAs and why he’s not a fan of the term “human resources.” SCNetwork provides a forum for business leaders to discuss leading-edge issues in HR management. For more information, visit

www.scnetwork.ca