Monthly Archives: November 2008

Nov 26

Every Job is a Consulting Job

By Scot Herrick | Job Search

For a long time, I’ve been comfortable knowing that every job, in essence, is a consulting job. We work at the position to build our job skills and perform well so that we will be given other opportunities. But, part of what my job entails here at Cube Rules is not assuming that what I […]

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Nov 11

Takeover Case Study: Failed Strategy

By Scot Herrick | Job Performance

Most companies fail because they choose the wrong strategy for the environment or because they fail to execute the chosen strategy. The outward and visible strategies offer much wisdom about how companies succeed and fail: General Motors has a strategy of selling large trucks and SUV’s. Lehman Brothers had a strategy to own derivatives and […]

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