By Brian Sroub
Our tidy enterprise sunlight process was once like an ordinary institution poster. Our all-knowing, omnipotent solar, the inventory marketplace used to be on the middle. just a idiot might declare to be smarter than the market.
Then it occurred. simply after we concept it will cross on eternally, our sunlight used to be attacked by means of a gloomy strength, and the planets have been thrown out of orbit. Our international tilted on its axis, making our houses valueless, our jobs expendable or even our climate off-kilter. We have been replaced forever.
What’s an entrepreneur-minded MBA to do? enterprise, of course.
Part-self-help, half memoir, all revealing, Invisible Handcuffs chronicles one such soul, Brian Sroub, piloting his method in the course of the world’s best-known companies—Procter & Gamble, common electrical, Sony, Hearst, Cleveland health center, and Silicon Valley start-ups too various to say … the place he confronted down the hot enterprise order, fought the great struggle, realized manner an excessive amount of approximately human nature, and finally got here to peace with himself and the trendy world.
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