Watching a great sports team play together is something amazing.
The perfectly coordinated teamwork. The impressive displays of
athleticism. The obvious joy of the game that radiates from their
success. All of these qualities indicate a certain harmony
that comes from time, experience, and hard work. Read More >
During his final State of the Union address, President Obama joked
that he'd make his speech short so everyone can get back to Iowa,
meaning to the campaign trail, meaning Republicans and Democrats
can both return to preaching to their respective bases, meaning
both Republicans and Democrats can return to bashing Wall Street.
Yes, this time around, even the Republicans are bashing bankers,
biting the hands that often feed them. Read More >
Are you looking for proof that, the higher you go in an
organization, the less likely you are to be a victim of pay
discrimination because of your gender or race? Sorry about that: As
the above chart from Bloomberg shows, even at post-MBA level, a pay
gap exists not only between members of different racial groups, but
also between men and women within those racial groupings. At the
top of the hierarchy: white and Asian males. Read More >
In just a couple of decades Kodak went from absolute dominance in
the American photography market to completely disappearing because
of its stubborn refusal to acknowledge its changing market.
The rise of digital photography took Kodak from $2.5 billion in
profits in 1999 to filing for bankruptcy in 2012. Read More >