Archive for June, 2007

Win smallWin earlyWin often People can’t argue with successStart smallDon’t overpromise

misc from books


“rational goals pursued through inspirational leadership” rational – analyticalinspirational – detached Myers-Briggs, Fekete — “profiling” (to look for) “corporate cultures need to be adaptive and must be strategically aligned to a changing business environment” –> flexible “Japanese companies were not always successful, especially not in their globalization processes” “corporate culture hype”corporate culture –> success “Courage […]

Here is a summary of Silicon Valley’s success secrets: * Failure tolerated. “Bankruptcy” in The Valley, Mickelthwaite writes, “is treated like a dueling scar in a Prussian officer’s mess.” Another Valley commentator, Michael Malone, offers his own version of this: “Failure is Silicon Valley’s No. 1 strength.” Amen! * Treachery tolerated. Jumping from company to […]