1987-08-31, English, Article, Journal or magazine article edition: Straight shooter: Fidelity's Michael Simmons knows what he wants. (Fidelity Investments) (interview) Layne, Richard

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Physical Description
  • portrait Michael Simmons.
  • interview
  • Magazine/​Journal article
Published
  • United Business Media LLC, 1987 August 31
Language
  • English

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Title
  • Straight shooter: Fidelity's Michael Simmons knows what he wants. (Fidelity Investments) (interview)
Also Titled
  • Straight shooter: Fidelity's Michael Simmons knows what he wants.
Appears In
  • InformationWeek, no.n132, 1987 August 31, p18(4) (ISSN: 8750-6874)
Author
  • Layne, Richard
Published
  • United Business Media LLC, 1987 August 31
Physical Description
  • portrait Michael Simmons.
  • interview
  • Magazine/​Journal article
Subjects
Target Audience
  • Professional
  • Trade
Summary
  • Pres Michael Simmons of Fidelity Investment Systems, which serves Fidelity Investment, describes his role in the highly successful information systems group as one of a non-technician, a non-threatening coach, and a guide and overseer of evolving strategies. Success has been due in part to: Simmons' concentration on a small set of objectives; and his respect for the creative needs of data processing personnel. Simmons has also hired employees with unique skills for more diversity in planning and considering possible options. Future success in the financial services field will require: learning to make a mix of data processing and business experts work as a team; and defining problems before choosing solutions. Simmons' character is sharply defined by: truthfulness; an easy-going integration of work into the rhythms of life; and a need to intermix manual and intellectual activities.
Notes
  • portrait Michael Simmons.
Language
  • English
Database
  • Gale Academic OneFile
  • Gale General OneFile
  • Gale Expanded Academic
Identifier
  • 5260453

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