Companies need to move from being introverts to extroverts – mining internal data alone is a navel-gazing activity.
Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don’t matter and those who matter don’t mind.
Your brand is what people say about you when you are not in the room.
Most large U.S. corporations are run like the Soviet Union economy … with their emphasis on central plans and the details which spell out expectations for managers’ actions, … a remarkable effective way of killing creativity and entrepreneurship.
That’s the glory of love. We want the ones we can’t have and crap all over the ones we can.
–Tina Fey, This is Where I Leave You