The 7 ways Google does decisions

Most of us know the rough outline of the Google story, from garage to world beater. But do you know how they made the key decisions in their business? It turns out that they have 7 key factors [...]

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Would you hire the Sultan of Bling?

Gerald Ratner, the so-called Sultan of Bling, single-handedly destroyed £500m of shareholder value in his jewellery company with one ill-advised comment during a speech to a director’s conference [...]

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Sucked in: Hoover loses £50m

In 1992 a bizarre chain of events unfolded culminating in Hoover, the vacuum cleaning manufacturer, losing £50m, 3 key executives being fired, the UK’s biggest consumer scandal in 25 years, and [...]

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