Tag: corporate world

Befehl ist befehl?

Ever heard the defense “we were only following orders” used by the accused at the Nuremberg trials in 1945–1946? This is known as “superior orders,” a plea in a court of law that a person is not guilty for actions that were ordered by a superior officer or official. In German, the phrase……


Dear corporate world: It’s not me, it’s you

I never liked going to parties in high school. I just didn’t get what was so fun about it. Later, in college, I felt the same way about going to out to the bars. The noise, horrible music, crowds, superficiality and omnipresent threat of drunken violence was extremely off-putting. Many of my friends……