Review the rubric to make sure you understand the criteria for earning your grade.


Read the following:


Chapter 17 in Leaders Eat Last by Simon Sinek


Whitepaper: Making Business Virtuous (DeVoe School of Business) (PDF document)


After reading chapter 17 in Leaders Eat Last and Making Business Virtuous, then navigate to the threaded discussion to respond to the following questions in your initial post.


What “virtuous business characteristics” do you see in how Goldman Sachs was managed before what Simon Sinek describes happened after the 1990s?


How could Goldman Sachs have better aligned themselves with the characteristics of the virtuous business model in order to have protected themselves and maintained a better culture?


How has the reading challenged you in how you would manage an IT department?