QUESTIONS

QUESTION 1:

 Go to the following website and read the interview:

http://www.gsb.stanford.edu/news/headlines/vftt_premji.shtml

Premji states that companies must “..foster environments in which workers feel safe taking risks, even when they fail.” What do you think of this? Would an environment that allows for risk taking and possible failure be possible in your workplace?  MINIMUM 600 WORDS, NO PLAGIARISM.

QUESTION 2:

Benjamin Franklin was an important founding father of the U.S. Constitution and our country. He was also an influential scientist/inventor. Read this article and find ones of your own about Benjamin Franklin.

Post a  MINIMUM 350 word response regarding your research on the discoveries and inventions of Benjamin Franklin. Did any of your research about Benjamin Franklin surprise you? What do you find admirable? What insights did you gain that might be applicable to our study of management?