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During the recent US Government shutdown, there was an interesting NPR report using game theory to compare the conflict between the Republican-majority House of Representatives and President Obama, to a zero-sum game of chicken, where both sides think the consequences of the other side not yielding are unthinkable. 1,719 more words
Today I have thought of Mandela but my mind has wandered. I listened to the tributes, the genuine, heartfelt and respectful tributes. I listened to the tributes made by the political bandwagon jumpers. 353 more words
When doing any scientific research it is crucial to understand the theoretical foundations of the subject being investigated. In this post I will briefly introduce some of the theories applied to SCM context which are borrowed from fields such as accounting, management, economics, sociology and engineering. 648 more words
How does one define greatness?
Nelson Mandela’s death got me thinking about what makes a great leader? I am interested in exploring how genuine leadership can guide organizations towards greater individual and group effectiveness. 616 more words