Power Point: Value the whole business

July 31, 2008, 12:59 AM UTC

“You do want what I’ll call some business chauvinism – you want people to believe in their businesses and fight for them. But you want to understand in the end that the whole is much greater than the sum of its parts.”

— Walt Disney Chairman and CEO Bob Iger, in a Q&A that appeared in April 11, 2008 issue of Fortune. Disney announced quarterly profits that topped expectations this afternoon, and the stock is up in after-hours trading.