The Wonder of Performance Reviews Kabuki: a highly stylized form of theater Jena McGregor’s piece The Corporate Kabuki of Performance Reviews (The Washington Post 2/24/13) gets it right. This annual ritualized bloodletting doesn’t appreciably improve performance and yet we persist. … Read More..
Daivd Brooks wrote a fine column this morning titled What Data Can’t Do in the New York Times. It is a good illustration of how the three levels of support and resistance play out in business decisions. And the risk … Read More..
How Come Work Doesn’t Imitate Art? Last Tuesday I heard one of the finest concerts I have ever heard in my life. (And I have gone to lots of concerts over the years.) It was the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra conducted … Read More..