The Journey series
Continuing with the theme of the past two weeks, this posting will examine what beauty may look like in an organization and how we might gauge it.
In the visual, musical, written, or any other art, various components must be brought together in an organized, congruent manner to produce pleasing results. The beauty captured by Bach, Beethoven, Rembrandt, Michelangelo, Da Vinci, Shakespeare, Dickens, Cecil B. DeMille and other great artist is almost universally recognized. What is it about their work and can it be captured in business?
As a contractor, I visited many sites. Some were happy and productive, producing great work; others were gloomy and accident-prone, often needing to tear down and redo much work. Reflecting on various projects, I’d like to present these thoughts on the following elements of beauty:
Peter T Elliott