From Sandwich to Bagel Management

Sandwiches and bagels and donuts, oh my!

Dr. Michael Pirson offers some colorful metaphors on management in his latest piece, “From Sandwich to Bagel Management” in The Manila Times.

Here is a brief excerpt:
“When you look at the world it probably does not look like a sandwich, it looks more like a burger. In our business schools, however, we portray our world much like a triangular American-style Bologna sandwich, standing on its side sloping upwards. In my teaching I bring this triangular shaped sandwich along as a metaphor of our current dominant mindset in business. It represents the idea that all we want is growth, unlimited growth.”

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