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What Legacy Local Media Can Learn From the Red Sox

Josh Fenton

What Legacy Local Media Can Learn From the Red Sox

In advance of 2013, the Red Sox again fired the team’s manager, changed the executive suite, and reinvented the workforce. The new goal: replace high-cost and complaining “superstars” with a talented new group who bought into the new model. The organization became more horizontal and the salary of the team dropped by 20%. Meanwhile, over the course of the year, productivity increased by 40%…