Built to last – and – Built to rock
Tom Peters wrote: “Built to last” has never appealed to me. “Built to rock the world” my choice.
I like Jim Collins and Tom Peters….both are on my blog links. They are two of the best business thinkers/writers among many. Tom Peters focus has been on the reinventing/changing companies. Jim Collins research helps us understand what makes existing businesses successful.
It’s not Peter’s approach nor Collin’s approach….not either/or….it can be both. Collins’ Built to Last and the follow ons and Peters’ books provide the solid foundation principles for any business….they should be the resources of choice.
From a recent Tarheel Traveler….a North Carolina business that is Built to Last: