BusinessWeek’s David Welch tells John Byrne that the lumbering, money-losing giant finally sees gas engines are a losing bet. But is it too late for GM?
(from Business Week — Cover Stories)
Key points of this podcast:
GM is behind, and loosing ground. No one to blame but GM. Not Toyota. Not any other business. Just GM.
So stop whining.
Anything. (but crying)
BusinessWeek columnists Jack & Suzy Welch say big companies prefer the devil they know to an upstart they don’t. You’ve got to offer them a deal with the kind of fire they can’t ignore.
(from Business Week — The Welch Way Podcast by Jack and Suzy Welch)
This podcast‘s key points:
- Go out and change the game. Period.
- Make them an offer they can’t refuse. Don’t go there with silly tiny improvements.
- Offer game changing propositions.
He was not told the questions until just before it was time to leave.
(from Paycheck and other classic stories by -)
This one will lend in my newest top 5 of Philip K. Dick’s short stories! A must read for all A.I. developers.
Who else links this story to Terminator’s Skynet and to Grey‘s Big Mama and Little Mamas?
Now, do you have a difficult question?
A really difficult one?