UAW Fiddles While Detroit Burns

I was struck by a paraphrase that I heard recently from a reporter on one of the Sunday morning shows, describing a statement made by the head of the UAW regarding their position on “givebacks” to GM to assist in restructuring the company financially. As I heard it, and I don’t remember the quote exactly, […]

GM Management Fiddles Too

What is amazing about GM is that in many respects the standards of competence a small startup would be held to are far beyond the expectations we have had for our major auto companies, and particularly GM. For example, can you imagine a company surprising investors or other stakeholders with the idea that they don’t […]