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The Age of Insourcing: How Tech Helps Megacompanies Rope Us In
Re: Julie Wulf
Harvard Business School professor Julie Wulf has documented a "flattening" of US business over the past 25 years, with fewer layers between the CEO and managers in the lower rungs of the org chart. But it's not because decisions are being pushed down to lower-level executives. Instead, CEOs can get "closer to the business" with the aid of communications technology.