Straight Talk

Just hours after receiving the news, Tenneco Inc. chairman Michael Walsh revealed publicly that he has serious but treatable brain cancer. Walsh's disclosure was part of the culture he has proudly created at Tenneco -- one based, in his words, on "openness and candor."


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