Needed: More of Steve Jobs’ courage

Today’s economic chaos is paralyzing many managers with fear. But as Steve Jobs, Warren Buffett, and other business champions keep showing us, risking failure is your only hope. Here’s what business courage means now.

Don’t fight the last recession’s war. You’ll lose.

Opening the managerial toolbox from the 2008 recession to tackle today’s economic turmoil will only get you into trouble. That’s because the critical elements that affect companies are sharply different today.