Essential reading for any company currently producing in China or contemplating the same.
“Rather than asking the various faith tribes to accept the unacceptable, I am advocating that they admit they possess significantly different worldviews but within the framework of those worldviews lies a base of values that we can all agree upon. The power of those shared values constitutes the glue that can hold this country together.” (p.111) – George Barna
Perhaps it may be through works like this that the “normal” will be changed sufficiently to revise their approach to “understanding the abnormal” — and in doing so we can become more compassionate with one another — bursting through the illusory taboos — mythical barriers where our own smug ignorance prevents us from exploring.
The GRACE initiative outlined herein may provide benefits help to build new markets, enhance central Oregon’s brand value, as well as provide the impetus for further innovations on the theme that are not contemplated in this writing.