Category Archives: Competition

What Can Steve Jobs Teach Us About Improving Pinellas County Schools?

“The [Pinellas County Schools(PCS)] District Strategic Plan 2014-2015 is composed of the vision, mission, values, strategic direction and goals of Pinellas County Schools… “The goals and action plans of the District Strategic Plan are the focus and driving force of … Continue reading

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How Principles of Competition and Strategy Can Improve Pinellas Schools

“You can call any plan or program a strategy, and that’s how most people use the word. But a good strategy, one that will result in superior economic performance, is something else. More simply put, you have found a way … Continue reading

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How Silicon Valley Can Help Pinellas Schools

  The contest for Pinellas County School Board Member in District 6, incumbent Linda Lerner, 71, against challenger Maureen Ahern, 54, focuses on their differing viewpoints on various education related issues.  (The issues are highlighted in two articles, one in … Continue reading

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“Right to Work” vs “Competition”

After the Republican-controlled Michigan legislature passed two measures earlier in the day to ban unions from requiring workers to pay membership dues, that evening Gov. Rick Snyder (R) signed them into law, defending his move as one that would lead … Continue reading

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