President Obama, who is said to be wary of "outsiders," is facing his first senior-staff shuffle, in which he'll lose two of his closest aides. Do you see such times of change -- for Obama and in your own experience -- as a positive or a negative? Does your success come come mostly from following your instincts and sticking to a tight-knit group of advisers, or from collaborating with a wide array of people?
Success Editors on October 4, 2010 12:00 AM
I told the trustees 'You're right, we should not spend $10 million on a gym for five women to play basketball. Instead, let's spend $20 million on a destination venue for amateur athletics.' The bigger concept proved more compelling.
Posted by Patricia McGuire, on October 11, 2010 12:00 AM