Now here's a novel idea

October 24, 2008

There is a Harvard Professor now teaching that CEOs should read novels. According to her, through reading novels, CEOs become familiar with the complex moral choices that are written about in novels. She also said that CEOs don’t read many novels. Maybe because my father used to say that reading novels was addictive and a waste of time, I have always read them. Or maybe I like the exciting plots, or the unique way novelists see the world, or because ...