COMMENT:

Readers of a certain vintage will remember talk of the "Honey I shrunk the company" video that Michael Blumenthal is purported to have directed in 1990 when Unisys hit the rocks.

There is standard playbook for companies — like Fonterra — that have expanded too fast.

Effectively, it comes down to "slash the palace" — that's the over-staffed executive "leadership" teams that far too many CEOs rely on far too much to pander to their egos, instead of challenging strategy and getting results through focused execution.

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It also comes down to someone "taking one for the team" — in

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