Tag: MBA

This is How MBAs Think

 seasoned_geek  August 10, 2013

47 stories, no elevator Are you sure this building wasn’t designed by American MBA graduates who are currently in charge of Fortune 500 companies?  It certainly sounds like a design which comes out of their “cut costs cut costs cut…

Did Andy Griffith Die Because America Died?

 seasoned_geek  July 4, 2012

It may seem like an odd thought, but that was my first thought when I heard the news last night. I imagine the teens in the audience responded by saying “Andy who?” The rest of us felt a bit of…

Does Anyone Else Remember When the Ghetto Was Universally Hated?

 seasoned_geek  May 26, 2012

The title kind of says it all. I remember those times. Perhaps I’m part of the last generation which will remember such times. I know prior generations held firmly to the belief. No matter where they came from, any able…

Part Supersession Debacles

 seasoned_geek  June 3, 2011

I have run into this problem so many times during my career it is not funny. You get this problem when you higher managers from rinky-dink schools like Keller and combine them with engineers willing to work for below market…

The Starvation Caused by Short Term Gains

 seasoned_geek  May 28, 2011

Those of us who see the destruction and devastation all around us find it difficult to condone what others pursue as “a good business practice.” We have heard for years about stock market players (in particular mutual fund and hedge…