The 1952 novel Executive Suite tells us what it takes to fill the shoes of an icon.
strategy+businessThe novel "Executive Suite" is "an immensely readable and unjustly forgotten tale of corporate intrigue and human striving. It cries out to be revisited by every business leader." @danakst
Elizabeth Gaskell’s Victorian-era novel North and South has a great deal to teach us about the enduring tensions between progress and prosperity, industry and labor, and rural and urban life.
strategy+business"Replete with tragedy and misunderstanding, #NorthandSouth is nonetheless suffused with hope." @danakst on enduring lessons from the classic Victorian-era novel by #ElizabethGaskell.
The novelist’s 1947 book, The Plague, highlights the importance of shared purpose and belonging in the face of uncertainty.
strategy+businessThe classic 1947 novel "The Plague" by #AlbertCamus forces us to ask: What matters? Why do we live? How durable are our values? What do we owe one another? What is heroism? What is decency? @danakst