Never forget burgelman's law the greatest danger is not failure the greatest danger is to be successful without understanding why you were successful in the first place so, we take, for example, southwest airlines, which i mentioned earlier you think about a specific mechanism, a specific practice that they follow with. Dallas — southwest airlines sought more time last year to inspect jet-engine fan blades like the one that snapped off during one of its flights tuesday in an accident that left a passenger dead the airline opposed a recommendation by the engine manufacturer to require ultrasonic inspections of certain. It is clear and concrete, enabling the entire enterprise to unify and organize its efforts, giving clear guidance regarding what to do and what not to do smac recipe reflects empirical validation and insight about what actually works and why let's look at an example from 1979 southwest airlines and howard. A medical examiner says a woman who was wearing a seatbelt suffered trauma to her head, neck and torso after a window she was sitting next to separated from the fuselage of a us airliner. In this interview, herb kelleher former ceo of southwest airlines talks about the profit per x of his business and the hedgehog concept.
In this interview, herb kelleher former ceo of southwest airlines talks about the profit per x of his business and the hedgehog concept he also discusses how they originally set out to be the most productive short haul airline in the world, and how the core values were established also the video looks at the challenges.
The federal aviation administration said it will issue an order within the next two weeks requiring inspections of the type of engine involved in tuesday's fatal flight. Predict future greatness for your business jim collins good to great companies discovered their hedgehog concept just prior to achieving greatness. For example would that be the case with southwest airlines i believe a lot of people would answer yes does your business know your hedgehog concept the three elements of the hedgehog concepts are elements of the one page strategic plan: core purpose, brand promise, and profit per x as.
[howard] putnam [ceo of southwest airlines in its early years] didn't issue some bland, generic “southwest airlines will be a leading low-cost airline” vacuous statement he specified two-hour segments he specified 737s he specified 10- minute turns he specified no air freight or mail he specified no food service.