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10 Leadership Lessons Taken From IBM (Part 1)

Posted by: Mike Carlson on Tuesday, July 3, 2012 | Comments (0)
For 20 years beginning in the 1960s, IBM was king of its universe: the mainframe computer. Then came along such interesting start-ups as Microsoft, Intel and Dell and, as personal computers became more powerful, IBM’s mainframe business could no longer support the company. Like healthcare providers today, IBM had the choice of transforming itself or going the way of the dinosaurs.In an article published in Forbes in March 2012, August Turak, a beneficiary of IBM’s leadership ...