Skip Business School—Do This Instead

Today, leaders are emerging at all ranks more than ever before. We’re no longer wed to the model of spending decades climbing the ranks to executive level before taking on leadership roles. We are learning that effective trailblazers can sprout up from any level in a company.

But what does that mean in terms of managerial education? Do all emerging leaders need to take a break from the office and enroll in business school before becoming effective managers? Inc. thinks not. In fact, the publication urges all emerging leaders to ditch business school and, instead, view the following TED Talks and embody their life lessons.