Why J.C. Penney Store Managers Were Receptive to CEO Marvin Ellison’s ‘BS’

Marvin Ellison, CEO of J.C. Penney, speaks during an annual J.C. Penney staff meeting Wednesday, March 16, 2016 in downtown Dallas. More than 1,000 managers from stores across the nation gathered this week at the conference, which was held at the Sheraton Dallas Hotel. (G.J. McCarthy/The Dallas Morning News)