When management fails, tyranny prevails

The word “management” too often conjures soulless cubicle dwellers pushing paper. Peter Drucker knew different. “Our society has become…a society of institutions,” he wrote. And when our organizations fail to be effective and responsible, terrible things rush in to fill the void. “Performing, responsible management is the alternative to tyranny and our only protection against it.”

Stronger organizations make a stronger society,

which offers everyone:

a meaningful
and useful life

a rational chance
of equal opportunity

trustworthy
institutions

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The creators of the movie, which recounts the struggles and triumphs of attorney Bryan Stevenson, have put together a $10 million social action campaign called Represent Justice to change hearts and minds in support of criminal justice reform.

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