Consensus is what you seek when you don’t really know what you seek. After almost six years in the White House President Obama has consistently demonstrated a proclivity to deal with any problem or crisis by seeking a solution based on consensus and coalition. This has resulted in the impression – true or not – [...]
Entries Tagged as 'Bob MacDonald'
October 19th, 2014 · No Comments · Business Management, Politics and Politicians Gone Awry
AIG’s Hank Greenberg is the Poster Child for the Greed, Arrogance, Hubris and Lack of Shame Exhibited by Many Big Bankers and the Denizens of Wall Street
October 12th, 2014 · No Comments · Business Ethics, Business Management, Financial Services, Improving Your Business Leadership
It is a classic case of megalomaniac superciliousness and brazen hypocrisy. Hank “the snake” Greenberg is suing the U.S. Government for $40 billion. His claim? The government was “unfair” to him and other shareholders when it pumped $184 billion of taxpayer funds into AIG to rescue it from certain bankruptcy. It may seem like only [...]
October 5th, 2014 · No Comments · Building Better Business Managers, Business Management, Effective Leadership
Anyone can be calm before the storm. The trick is to be calm during the storm. There are many diverse talents a person in a position of leadership needs to be successful. Any search for the “qualities of leadership” will consistently uncover terms such as visionary, integrity, inspiring, innovative and confident. When looking for the [...]