A quarter century ago, it partnered with BMW to create 11,000 new jobs at the automaker’s state-of-the-art BMW manufacturing plant, which transformed the region’s economy from textiles, tobacco and tourism into something like a magnet for the automotive and aerospace industries.
An easy way to eliminate much of the false advertising at Facebook, based on how ad agencies once vetted their clients and provided corroboration for claims in commercials.
Microsoft has unlocked new creativity from its teams by protecting their time from needless meetings during the week. It's paying attention to the quality of life/work balance in a new way.
VW and Audi have paid a heavy price for trying to fool regulators, including criminal charges for top executives. Better to build the trust of customers through honesty and integrity: in the long term, brand loyalty and trust matter more than ranking in the market at any given time.
Leo Strine, one of America's thought leaders on corporate law, believes the private sector needs to shrug off shareholder primacy for a new business model that honors multiple stakeholders.