The American corporation has been transformed by globalization and new technology. But equally powerful is the belief on Wall Street and in boardrooms that the sole responsibility of a corporation is to maximize profits for its shareholders. Source: Price of Profits
Efficiency is OK to have as a goal, but it shouldn’t be your purpose.
Make your work to be in keeping with your purpose. – Leonardo da Vinci
An American businessman was standing at the pier of a small coastal Mexican village when a small boat with just one fisherman docked. Inside the small boat were several large yellowfin tuna. The American complimented the Mexican on the quality of his fish. “How long it took you to catch them?” The American asked. “Only […]
Autonomy – Mastery – Purpose Three things that Malcolm Gladwell (Outliers) and Dan Pink (Drive) have written about in terms of meaningful work and a meaningful life aimed primarily at adults that are also important parts of growing up. As infants and toddlers, the focus for kids is to learn, to master things like […]