- Mark Pincus – Every Worker Should Be C.E.O. of Something – NYTimes.com
Quote: "You can manage 50 people through the strength of your personality and lack of sleep. You can touch them all in a week and make sure they’re all pointed in the right direction. By 150, it’s clear that that’s not going to scale, and you’ve got to find some way to keep everybody going in productive directions when you’re not in the room."
(categories: business entrepreneurship leadership management culture )
- The Opulence Bubble – Umair Haque – Harvard Business Review
Quote: "This nation of tanned, toned, comatose vegetables is choosing to cash in its chips and spend them on the VIP Cabana at the pool, where they can be fed $10 soy-chai-mocha-lattes by legions of McVassals — instead of forging the path towards a better tomorrow."
(categories: culture life economics )