Marc Gerstein has taught and held research positions at Columbia Business School, Sloan, and McGill University. He currently heads Marc Gerstein Associates, Ltd., a management consulting firm, and is President of the Organization Design Forum. Marc's consulting focuses on fostering innovation, risk management issues such as those discussed in Flirting With Disaster, organization design of complex enterprises, and the strategic role and organizational impact of information technology.
Writer Marc Gerstein was joined by co-author Michael Ellsberg and his father Daniel Ellsberg to discuss their book on major accidents and catastrophes, and how they often could be prevented. For example, the death of students from the recent China quake might have been averted if their schools weren't so badly constructed, and there was a stronger motivation to protect children, said... More »