“Inside” the US prison system

“Inside” – prisoner Michael Santo’s book about his 18 years in the US Federal prison system is staggering. Terrible stories and jokes about life behind bars in the US system have crept out over the years, while Amnesty International, amongst others, has condemned the abuse. But what Santos does is personalize it – through stories […]

Marvin Bower

These are the attributes that McKinsey’s Marvin Bower apparently had. – Integrity/trustworthines (A) – Fact based visioning, pragmatic approach (B) – Adherence to principles/values (C) – Humility & unassuming respect for others (D) – Strong communications/personal persuasiveness (E) – Personal involvement/demonstrated commitment (F) My first thought is that despite her 11 years in the firm […]