People First Leadership

People First Leadership

“It seemed nothing short of a miracle could save Ford Motor Company in the mid 2000s.  Ford didn’t receive a miracle, but it did get something just as valuable:  Alan Mulally.”  (Daniel Miller, The Motley Fool, May 2015) In this podcast, Alan shares: His view on the...
Power of Passion

Power of Passion

In this special edition series, Designing the Future. Jim Morgan talks with Dave Pericak, the Chief Engineer of the 2015 Ford Mustang.  Pericak was featured in A Faster Horse, a documentary exploring the ins and outs of designing world’s most popular sports...
The Relentless Pursuit of Perfection

The Relentless Pursuit of Perfection

For me it may have started with the 1992 Lexus commercial in which the camera zoomed on a tiny ball bearing rolling effortlessly down the precise margins of the exterior body panels of the ES300. Or perhaps it was in my early work as a journeyman model maker...