I just read an article in The New York Times titled “Pushing 40, Southwest Is Still Playing the Rebel” about Southwest Airlines. It reminded me of graduate school where most every class had a case study of the success of Southwest. I think it all comes down to focus on the mission. Knowing what you want to be and having a laser focused commitment in every action to achieve that mission isn’t easy.
… it’s probably here somewhere
Daryl Phillips, CEcD, EDFP
I work as an economic developer consulting with communities and companies developing locations, building communities and identifying and developing workforce. However, my opinions on this blog are free and my own, as is the blog itself.
I am a member of International Economic Development Council, Southern Economic Development Council, Tennessee Economic Development Council and International Council of Shopping Centers.
I have earned over 20 years experience in economic and workforce development. I have earned and maintain the designation of Certified Economic Developer (CEcD) from International Economic Development Council (IEDC), the Economic Development Finance Professional (EDFP) certification from National Development Council. I have earned a Master of Business Administration from Tennessee Technological University.
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