Category Archives: Sociology

Theranos. A strange world where burglars win…

From 4.5 Billion to nothing … Forbes admitted: we were wrong: “Our estimate of Holmes’ wealth was based entirely on her 50% stake in Theranos…” Too much is unknown... Theranos has not delivered... Theranos’ target market may not exist... Here a summary of what happened and, maybe the reason why it happens. Get the article here

Liquid Modernity?

Zygmunt Bauman's theory applied to organisational thinking. Competition through innovation is realised by a sudden impact followed by an immediate obsolescence. Innovation as a continuous driver for improvement, implies a fast changing organisation not only in terms of products and services but also regard to ideas and culture. New ideas serve to overtake old, obsolete…