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  • 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. […]

  • The Once And Future Living Wage
    by Peter Georgescu, Contributor on April 3, 2019 at 10:00 pm

    In The Once and Future Worker, Oren Cass has done a commendable job of pinpointing the problem and its causes, explaining why we have arrived at a critical economic crossroads. He would be wise to look to private enterprise, as well as government, to bring solutions to the table. […]

  • People-First: A Place To Flourish
    by Peter Georgescu, Contributor on March 21, 2019 at 12:51 pm

    Deloitte knows that the only way to make those customers happy is to nurture a workforce of healthy, productive people who want to delight customers. Their well-being is the foundation of everything good that happens to your customers and your organization—as well as all the profit that follows. […]