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  • A New Capitalist: An Immigrant Story
    by Peter Georgescu, Contributor on June 19, 2019 at 4:31 pm

    With a glimpse of how our economy works from her stint at Goldman Sachs, Soros Fellow and medical student Natalie Guo hopes to work as a change agent from within the healthcare industry to promote a vision of patient primacy that puts individuals first and profit second. […]

  • Fink Swims Against the Sharks
    by Peter Georgescu, Contributor on May 30, 2019 at 3:45 pm

    Larry Fink, the CEO of Blackrock, is using his power as an institutional investor to pressure CEOs and boards of directors in a way that most people can’t dream of doing. He's become a highly vocal activist for all stakeholders: employees, customers and communities. […]

  • Team Of Teams: Empowering Employees To Delight Customers
    by Peter Georgescu, Contributor on May 15, 2019 at 9:59 am

    With Stanley McChrystal's "team of teams," the organizational principles are: connectivity and shared purpose, giving teams more autonomy and creative freedom than in the past. The ideal is to organize around small, adaptable teams and then unite them through a shared sense of trust and purpose. […]

  • Ken's Krew: One Of Home Depot's Secrets For Success
    by Peter Georgescu, Contributor on May 1, 2019 at 4:25 pm

    Ken's Krew finds jobs at Home Depot for young adults with disabilities. It works in so many invisible ways to lift the morale and ethos of an entire store, it stands as proof, minute by minute—as a Ken’s Krew worker goes about his or her day—that Home Depot puts human beings as its first priority. […]

  • Boeing and Business Governance
    by Peter Georgescu, Contributor on April 17, 2019 at 4:37 pm

    It would be easy now to single out Boeing for its negligence. Yet the 737 Max crashes could offer a turning point for American business away from short-term shareholder primacy. A huge villain here is our profit-seeking culture, at any cost from quarter to quarter. […]