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Mintzberg on MBA

posted Oct 25, 2011, 12:09 PM by Jake Vosloo
Henry Mintzberg has many reasons why MBA graduates makes bad leaders...
Heroic managers are people who aim to be the hero and neglect the boring work of the daily grind...
"The typical business school today is about specialization, not integration, concerned with the business functions, not the practice of managing"
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