What was the motivation for Karl Schlecht to establish the Karl Schlecht Gemeinnützige Stiftung (KSG) and the Karl Schlecht Familienstiftung (KSF)? You will get detailed explanations in his speech "Being mindful of the future provides a purpose in life".
Furthermore you will find an interesting speech and short Putzmeister history presentation as a Powerpoint file (in German language) which Karl Schlecht held at the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the Putzmeister company on 1 June 2008 and some very interesting informative speeches.
Karl Schlecht considers company philosophy as important success factor. An important elements concerning the cooperation between employees and superiors are virtues such as truthfulness, fairness, dependability and the readiness to serve, whereas to serve the other does also relate to the superior whoch serves his employees, superiors and customers.