Pot Noodling your way to success

Momofuku Ando, inventor of the pot noodle, 1910-2007

The Fleet Street obituaries of this great hero the twentieth century made reference to his enjoyment of a bowl of instant noodles almost every day. His book "Momofuku Ando Speaks" apparently lays bare his strategy for motivating employees. Picking on some hapless individual, he would bawl out "What are you doing now?" - "Calling out to them in this way shocks them into re-evaluating what they're doing" was his explanation for this rather alarming behaviour.



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