Interesting perspectives from Ajay Banga, president and CEO of Mastercard: “Inclusive capitalism” - Ajay Banga is a good example of a growing number of CEOs that are searching for ways to show that they care about more than boosting short-term profits and stock prices. Banga...

In work with our client-partners we often come across artifacts of previous consulting projects. It’s worth digging into a couple of examples. In the first case the client spent hundreds of thousand of dollars on culture and strategy work from a big management consulting firm....

In 2003 Lego’s sales had fallen off a cliff, dropping 35% in the United States and 29% worldwide, culminating a year later in the biggest loss in the company's history - $280 million. In 2004, Lego was in pieces, with predatory private-equity firms circling like sharks...