Microsoft: A Lesson In Management

Passion and pragmatism are an unusual combination of traits in a CEO. But the ability to run hard and then reverse course is allowing Microsoft's Bill Gates to make the jump from PCs to the Internet. It is a leap worth studying, for few leaders in business mr in government are able to make such a cosmic adjustment either conceptually or in practice. We tend to fight the last war, repeat the same behaviors, and solve the same problems. It can be deadly.

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