Hi! I'm Dane Carlson, and welcome to the Business Opportunities Weblog. I've been publishing this website, by myself, and sometimes with the help of others for over twelve years now. You'll notice two things about this site right away:
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Anita Sharpe explains in this Worthwhile post that there’s no room left for creativity in big companies:
“At large companies, you lose sight of creating a product,” said Siegel, who is in the midst of launching the Gospel Music Channel.
For me, that sentence summed up a lot about what’s broken in corporate America.
Most large companies, even those built on creativity, work off an assembly-line model. Everyone touches just a small piece of the product without being able to take much creative ownership.