Profit is not always good: this is whats exactly happening today in the world companies are making profit at the cost of health(cigarettes,pharmaceuticals) of people and at the cost of environment(Oil,Car manufacture..leading to global warming) at the cost of Peace(making weapons and fighter jets). Hence, profit is not good if it comes at these costs.That is why we need to ask ourselves, we are making profit out of the environment or are we killing the golden goose(earth) by our greed.
A philosophical view with ancient example to understand and solve modern business problems. This will definately change our views about what we need from the business.
Best part is we all know that way to run business is to have mix of long term strategy and short term but due to shareholder pressure even good leader forced to take illogical choices. I salute his way of explaining by stories and sketches.
Success for Managers is: Time to help my own people realize who they can be, not just what they can do.
Leadership is about communication, review, discipline and appreciation.
Strict leadership at early stage, lead by examples while maturing and become the ultimate coach eventually.
Leadership is about the human ability to imagine, be creative and be decisive. There is no prescription
Can the owner take decision that benefits him/her first and thereby benefit other stake holders?