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Thread: Intellectual "virtues" vs. Intellectual "vices"

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    Quote Originally Posted by Deidre View Post
    Lol Well, in their defense, it is often used to describe those intangible ideas and services that prospective clients can "steal" and use without paying for them. For want of a better phrase, it can fit.
    In my (former) circles its more often used to denote key personnel with unusually high skills AND deep intimacy with operations specific to both that company and its sector, whose loss would profoundly impact the business.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Jaybee View Post
    In my (former) circles its more often used to denote key personnel with unusually high skills AND deep intimacy with operations specific to both that company and its sector, whose loss would profoundly impact the business.
    I can see it being used like that too...interesting.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Maxx View Post
    I wish I had a dollar for every time I heard people in the corporate sector misuse the term 'intellectual capital'.
    just cos the have 'capital' doesnt mean they dont have a liquidity problem
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    Quote Originally Posted by MatrixTransform View Post
    just cos the have 'capital' doesnt mean they dont have a liquidity problem
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