Sept. 1 (Bloomberg) -- If you’re like most consumers of
business and financial news, you gobble up those useless lists
of “Best Leaders” and “Most Admired Companies,” trusting
that people in my line of work have the right formula to measure
Over the years, I’ve been in the room when some business
“best” lists were put together, and the creators of David
Letterman’s Top Ten look like a Nobel Prize jury by comparison.