Browsing Category: Management Communcation

Leadership, Management Communcation

The Advice We Need

Dear Abby: I have always wanted to have my family history traced, but I can’t afford to spend a lot of money to do it. Have you any suggestions? — M. J. B. in Oakland, Calif.Dear M. J. B.: Yes. Run for a public office. Dear Abby: My wife…

By Bob Bruner-
Management Communcation, Organizational Behavior

The “Parting Shot”

“…To put the problem in the simplest terms, the interests of the client continue to be sidelined in the way the firm operates and thinks about making money. Goldman Sachs is one of the world’s largest and most important investment banks and it is too integral to global finance…

By Bob Bruner-
Leadership, Management Communcation

The Rockwell Moment

Recently I saw the special exhibition on Norman Rockwell at the Smithsonian Museum of American Art in Washington D.C.  You must see it.  There, until January 2, 2011, you will find 57 of Rockwell’s paintings and drawings as collected by the Hollywood moguls, George Lucas and Steven Spielberg…

By Bob Bruner-
Leadership, Management Communcation

Learning, Leadership, and Lean Thinking

Last week, my colleague, Elliott Weiss, took me to a plant operated by Danaher Corporation, where a small group of our students had joined kaizen (continuous improvement) teams among the front-line managers at the plant. What I saw was inspiring about Danaher, Darden, and the future of manufacturing. These…

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