Barack Obama won the U.S. presidency for one very good reason: he presented himself as a credible leader. McCain offered little in the way of hope that he had the intelligence or risk profile to make real changes to the way this country works. This isn't a slap at conservative principles (as a conservative, I hardly feel inclined to do that). It's a slap at conservative leadership.
That's politics, but what about business? Reading through The Wall Street Journal and the Financial Times today, I almost became physically ill reading non-stop headlines that evidence hand-wringing and … Read more