Grey’s Book Basement, Chapter 1: We are all in this together-Leadership and Teamwork

We are all in this together

Here is a group of 10 books of eclectic origin, all of which address the first of Mike’s Laws, “We are all in this together.” I commend them to your attention. Click on the titles for information on each book.

As Seen on Tv/an Inside Look at the Television Industry, How It Works and Who…
Cracking the Value Code: How Successful Businesses Are Creating Wealth in the…
Multinational Mission by Prahalad, C.K.
Reading People: How to Understand People and Predict Their Behavior – Anytime…
The 500 Year Delta: What Happens After What Comes Next by Taylor, Jim; Wacker
The Circle of Innovation: You Can’t Shrink Your Way to Greatness [Hardcover…
The Hollywood TV producer; his work and his audience [by] Muriel G. Cantor…
The Leadership Engine: How Winning Companies Build Leaders at Every Level by…
The Lexus and the Olive Tree: Understanding Globalization [Paperback] by…
The Undercover Economist: Exposing Why the Rich Are Rich, Why the Poor Are Poor

Simpler is Better: The Law of Parsimony…

…which is lex parsimoniae in Latin, is often written “entia non sunt multiplicanda prater necessitatem“, which I interpret to mean “the simpler the better.” William of Occam, the 14th Century English logician, capsulized the principal as Occam’s Razor–a means of cutting through verbose and unnecessarily complex philosophical theories:

Occam\'s Razor

The answer that relies on the fewest assumptions is usually the most accurate.