from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A right line on which the style, or gnomon, of a dial is erected, being the common section of the face of the dial and a plane perpendicular to it passing through the style.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A right line on which the style, or gnomon, of a dial is erected; being the common section of the face of the dial and a plane perpendicular to it passing through the style.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In dialing, the line on which the style or gnomon stands, formed by the intersection of the face of the dial with the plane which passes through the gnomon.
Another reader and avid commentator, Reamon, picked up on Gartner analyst Nick Gall's observation that WOA is actually a "substyle" of SOA.
To reiterate, because all managers in the same style are not created equally, make sure any replacement you consider reflects the substyle or investment thesis you want to use for your clients.
The change may be a simple replacement, or it may be a shift to another substyle that you believe would fare better.
Furthermore, whatever their substyle should be, you can feel the same atmosphere in them.