It would never occur to most managers to ask such a ridiculous question. Of course businesses need an office. Why? Well, they just do. It does not matter that virtually everything that can be done in the office can be done, well, virtually.
2012 is an inflection year -- the year we will and must decide whether the U.S. has the will and ability to lead the world in human space exploration. For me, I am betting we do -- and here is how I suggest we begin.