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Business Travelers Bill of Rights

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When Jet Blue tortured passengers by not letting them go to the bathroom for days and then took a pound of grief, the airline responded by putting a dramatic stake in the ground. In their Travelers Bill of Rights they proclaimed that people could go to the bathroom after a certain amount of time. We […]

The CEO and the Board

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An elephant almost always joins the festivities when the CEO and the Board gather. This is not an elephant that stomps around and trumpets trouble. It’s a pachyderm who is very subtle but still very big and complicates the dynamics in the relationship between a CEO and the Board of Directors. That tricky relationship is […]

Avoid Paris and Collect People

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A Commencement Address Delivered May 26, 2007 To the Board of Trustees, Head of School, Faculty and Staff, Parents and Friends and Most of All, You the Graduates of the Class of 2007, I am honored to be invited into your midst and know I bear a heavy responsibility as your speaker. Graduates, you are […]