Readers discuss the implementation of large scale systems and a “shoe leather” column.
When the tendencies of the technology are understood, effective solutions can often be found that minimize the downsides and capture the benefits.
Jim Sinegal expands on the foundational tenets of the Costco business plan.
Harold Bought asserts, “In today’s competitive markets, professional salespeople need to be better prepared for the challenge than ever before. In part, that means we must practice ethical behavior in everything we do.”
Individuals and organizations that have a robust, authentic ethics program will spend their major energy articulating and pursuing positive principles, values, and virtues. Observing moral boundaries—and regulatory boundaries—is important but secondary to this pursuit of the right and good.
Who Says Elephants Can’t Dance? Inside IBM’s Historic Turnaround
by Louis V. Gerstner, Jr.
Leadership and Self Deception: Getting Out of the Box
by Arbinger Institute
Pastwatch; The Redemption of Christopher Columbus
by Orson Scott Card
directed by Steven Spielberg