Do companies really want to win? Or is it just words?

I was just thinking this morning that every CEO and marketing director I speak with insists that, more than anything else, they want to win and thrive. They want their business to steal market share from their competitors. I believe that they believe this. The problem...

Southwest, Harley-Davidson and why their earnings are so different

For those of us who monitor such things, Southwest Airlines and Harley-Davidson have been two of the more successful brands in their markets. However, each of them seem to be going in different directions. Southwest reported a greater loss than expected for its...