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case memo 4

case memo 4

The goal of the case studies is to improve your ability to think about a complex scenario, and write a short and concise analysis of this situation – no more than 1 page, single spaced, Times New Roman, 12-point font, 1 inch margins. Memos should be uploaded to Canvas, and no hand-written work will be accepted. The memos should display a critical analysis of the main issues of the case, not a summary. A good way to get to the heart of a case is to try and summarize the story in case in one sentence. You can assume that I know the basic details of the case. 

Please answer the following question,

This show talks about how the Amsterdam fire department chief was attempting to

reform the department despite much adversity. 

What were the causes of his failure?

Evaluate Leen Schaap as a leader. Is there anything he should have done differently in

your view?


Transcript can be found here: https://www.thisamericanlife.org/684/transcript