Sears: Blame the Spreadsheets?

Jen van der MeerBusiness Model Practice

Is the Sears bankruptcy the fault of financiers, looking at the world through spreadsheets?  Don’t blame the spreadsheets. Logic is in the eye of the logician. There is a core belief that is shared among financiers and MBAs: companies have natural cycles of Startup, growth, maturity, and death. I was always sort of sad when we covered this in B-School. … Read More