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  • A Wayward Journey To New Capitalist Leadership
    by Peter Georgescu, Contributor on December 12, 2018 at 6:23 pm

    After a hiatus from his career and a spiritual crisis, Mark Bertolini returned to Aetna a new man, with a new vision. Bertolini’s path is one that all CEOs should examine as they make their way into the demands of this century. […]

  • Teacher And Preacher of Capitalism 3.0
    by Peter Georgescu, Contributor on November 29, 2018 at 12:26 am

    Anat Admati believes American business as a whole, not just the finance sector, has to think about the long-term consequences of how it makes a profit. For her, the philosophy of shareholder primacy has blinded private sector leadership to the destruction it leaves behind in its race for profit. […]

  • So Much Cash; So Little Wisdom
    by Peter Georgescu, Contributor on November 14, 2018 at 1:51 pm

    Due to the corporate tax cuts passed last year, companies are bringing hundreds of millions of dollars back to the United States, which they have been accumulating overseas for years. And for the most part, they are spending this cash repatriation on stock buybacks rather than core competencies. […]

  • How To Organize Your Firm's Creativity
    by Peter Georgescu, Contributor on October 31, 2018 at 3:25 pm

    Companies are beginning to realize that most productive innovations are incremental and rise up from the lower regions of the org chart. But they won’t even surface if you don’t give your people the authority and opportunity to use their imaginations. […]

  • Immigrants Make Model Entrepreneurs
    by Peter Georgescu, Contributor on October 17, 2018 at 6:11 pm

    Most immigrants are perfectly suited to become successful entrepreneurs. Unlike people born in the U.S.—immigrants actually recognize how wonderful this country actually is. They marvel at half a dozen factors in American life most of us consider a given of daily life. We need them. […]