If I have seen farther than others, it is only because I stood on the shoulders of giants.
—SIR ISAAC NEWTON
This book represents the contributions of many thoughtful and generous colleagues and friends.
I am particularly grateful to Anand P. Raman of Harvard Business Review, who sharpened my writing with his incisive feedback and was responsible for encouraging me to embark on this project in the first place. Thanks also to the fabulous and highly professional team at Harvard Business Review Press, who were a delight to work with.
My colleagues at Truepoint Partners have been wonderful thought partners throughout this journey. Thank you, Mike Beer, Flemming Norrgren, Nathaniel Foote, Shankar Raman, Malcolm Wolf, and, most of ...