Roger Isaacs wrote an article for Accountancy Age titled Toppled from the top – The risk of fraud. The article is about the financial implosion of Patisserie Valerie. Continue reading “Toppled from the top – The risk of fraud”
Debate between Mark Ritson (arguing for Bullshit) and executives from Interbrand, Brand Finance, and BrandZ (arguing for Brilliant).
Alastair Thomson wrote an article about corporate governance titled Checks and balances…they’re a feature not a bug. Continue reading “Corporate governance is about checks and balances”
« You know about The Winner’s Curse, right? Any winning bid must be at the high tail of the distribution of bids (b/c it won), meaning the acquirer probably overpaid. »
Lynn Parramore wrote an article for Evonomics titled Business Schools Should Start Teaching How to Create Value, Not Extract It! The article addresses executive pay, inequality, and short-termism. Continue reading “creating value versus extracting value”
Ben Thompson of Stratechery wrote an analysis of the WeWork IPO.
« WeWork’s offering transforms real estate into a variable cost for all kinds of companies, with benefits that roughly mirror public clouds. » Continue reading “Stratechery analysis of the WeWork IPO”
A couple of insightful, unflattering articles about WeWork… Continue reading “WeWork – 2 commentaries”