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  • Choose Wisdom Over Greed -- And Win
    by Peter Georgescu, Contributor on February 20, 2019 at 1:36 pm

    Seth Klarman has a crucial message for business: It’s a choice between long-term prosperity for everyone and instant gratification—the hit-and-run greed of short-tenure management, for destructive leaders who join the game only long enough to take the quick money. […]

  • Profit And Prosperity Should Be Partners
    by Peter Georgescu, Contributor on February 6, 2019 at 3:57 pm

    Ron Shaich is on the road proselytizing for a new kind of leadership focused on long-term stability and growth. He is joining the growing chorus of thought leaders calling for a new paradigm in the C suite free of the shareholder primacy’s short-term pressures. […]

  • A New Way To Teach Management
    by Peter Georgescu, Contributor on January 23, 2019 at 12:22 pm

    A new way of teaching could continue to instruct students on how to run a business successfully, but train to keep an eye on the societal costs, on the well-being of its other stakeholders. […]

  • The Customer Is Still King
    by Peter Georgescu, Contributor on January 9, 2019 at 3:34 pm

    Optimax earns profit through company-wide creativity and the sharing of that profit with those who are responsible for making the small and large creative decisions up and down the org chart. It's a model for how to make customer satisfaction and employee creativity the heart of the mission. […]

  • Business Is Getting Very Personal
    by Peter Georgescu, Contributor on December 26, 2018 at 10:54 pm

    Companies may be finally waking up to the need for personalized service—in the realization that the individual customer is the heart and soul of success. If you listen, the customer—one unique customer at a time, not a demographic segment—will tell you what they need from you. […]