……to use the term “human capital”, in an otherwise thought provoking piece, in last Monday’s FT (Tom Peters). In his search for excellence he should know that no one but no one wants to be or indeed can be someone else’s “human capital asset”. It’s tosh.
….’mindfulness’ training”. So says a piece in FT Weekend Magazine.
This comes as no surprise. What is a surprise is the extent to which a resolutely individual – as opposed to a group/organisational programme – has been embraced by an hard core FMCG business, makers inter alia of Cheerios cereal and Haagen-Dazs ice cream. Further evidence that the future lies in leveraging the micro-business within us all.