"Business and Poetry at first glance have little in common. Most people consider business as representative of the rational side of our society. Business is involved with profit and concrete ways of achieving it. Poetry represents the creative, more abstract side of the world. It deals with ideas and emotions, not the bottom line. Yet, on closer inspection, many areas of overlap actually exist."
Poetry About Business
Links to poems about working and business.
Quotations by people in business and about business in general
How to Publish
Your Poetry: A Practical Guide
Book that is a detailed guide on how to get your poetry into print.
Planning and Poetry
"When considering word associations, you would not ordinarily think to couple the phrases 'estate planning' or 'business planning', on the one hand, and the word 'poetry', on the other. Indeed, you might be very confident that these prosaic and weighty subjects have never been treated poetically. You are nearly correct, but not exactly."
Poetry & Business
"For years we have talked about business men who are closet poets. Wallace Stevens by day was a Connecticut insurance executive, but -- by day and night -- he was an accomplished poet. These days we find many CEOs who write poetry and even more who love it. We suspect, too, that you will be seeing more poetry in business documents, as men and ladies of substance try to defy the world of spin that puts such a pall on discourse throughout the darkened world."
Poetry and Business
"There's a popular belief that poetry and business don't and perhaps shouldn't mix. The present remarks, which began as a talk (that, appropriately, was cancelled due to lack of take-up), hope in a roundabout way to address this, or something similar."
The Poetry of
If you have a job or career, ever wondered where you are going, debated if you should venture on your own, questioned whether you were on the right track, then this is a book for you. It takes you from your first resume to retirement and beyond. The Poetry of Business will entertain you with the poetry, amuse with the pictures, educate with the Poetry 101, share with author moments, excavate with the insights, provide a spiritual undertone, launch other people, and give you permission to enjoy life.
Students' Business Degrees Pack
New Surprise: Poetry
"Tarek Salem had quite a shock in his first semester at Babson College. Mr. Salem had left Egypt to pursue a master's degree at the prestigious business school in Wellesley, Mass. But no one had told him that in addition to crunching numbers, he would also be required to start penning poems."