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Shouts of 'Fore!' and Budget TalksNew York TimesBy THE NEW YORK TIMES WASHINGTON — President Obama and Speaker John A. Boehner are taking their budget negotiations to a place where a lot of deals get done in the business world: the golf course. The latest on President Obama, the new Congress and ...and more »
UK ISP TalkTalk Takes Heat for 'Dishonest' SalesBroadbandReports.comby JKukiewicz 6 hours ago tags: business · world An investigation carried out by the UK's communications regulator – Ofcom – has found serious failings in the conduct of one of the UK's largest ISPs, TalkTalk. Ofcom said that much of the information ...and more »
Babson College Overhauls M.B.A. CurriculumU.S. News & World Report (blog)In December 2010, for instance, Wharton announced it was altering its curriculum to better prepare its MBA students for the increasingly global business world, and last spring, Berkeley reshaped its course offerings with a focus on molding innovative, ...Babson College Launches New MBA Curriculum: Common Core, New Courses ...PR Newswire (press release)all 13 news articles »
Accuray CEO Euan Thomson battles cancer from hospital to business worldSan Jose Business JournalAccuray CEO Euan Thomson credits the company's physicians-first approach to research and development for its CyberKnife robotics success, which has been used to treat 100000 patients. It's sometimes said that you can judge a man by the quality of his ...
Environmental FinanceClimate change threatens city business, World Bank eases green city financeEnvironmental FinanceNearly 80% of the world's major cities say that climate change could threaten successful business operation in their city, while more than half have a plan for improving resilience to climate change, a report by the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) has ...and more »
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New York Daily NewsBlind loyalty has led to many a misdeed in the business worldNew York Daily NewsBlind loyalty has led to many a misdeed in the business world, as employees knowingly cover up or even participate in bad or illegal behavior on behalf of their company. When is it wrong to pledge allegiance to the person who signs your paycheck? ...and more »
UN expert presents global standards for human rights in business worldModern Ghana6/2/2011 1:54:22 AM - A United Nations human rights expert today unveiled a series of global benchmarks aimed at helping businesses and governments to act ethically and protect human rights. John Ruggie, the Secretary-General's Special Representative ...and more »
How executive MBA programs evolve to meet the needs of the business worldSmart Business NetworkWhen UCLA's Anderson School of Management created an Executive MBA program, its faculty members were concerned. “The suspicion was that somehow the Executive MBA would be a watered-down degree,” says Carol Scott, faculty director of the executive ...and more »
isikkimHow competitive is Sikkim?isikkimIn Business World's State Competitiveness Survey Sikkim ranks 21. With the overall score of 43.06, Sikkim is third most competitive state among the northeaster states. The two northeastern states more competitive than Sikkim are Meghalaya (45.40) and ...
Bright Ideas, Hot Industries & Insightful Innovators Sizzle In Entrepreneur ...PR Newswire (press release)IRVINE, Calif., May 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Entrepreneur magazine's annual 100 Brilliant Companies issue hits newsstands this week, featuring 2011's shining beacons of the business world. They're the true champions merging genius ideas in hot markets ...Bright Ideas, Hot Industries & Insightful Innovators Sizzle In Entrepreneur ...Sacramento Beeall 8 news articles »
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The GuardianPuma streets ahead in game of environmental MonopolyThe GuardianArguably, it was the Stern review in 2006 that made the business world sit up and start doing some serious number-crunching on its environmental impact. By showing the economic effects of climate change, the review spoke to business in a language it ...
Fuel additive is green to the coreRochester Democrat and ChronicleBut the fabric of the business world has diverted him from the fabric of the universe. It might eventually prove to be a very profitable diversion. Stadler originally came to Rochester Institute of Technology when former RIT president Al Simone ...and more »
Shilpa Shetty after conquering the perfume market in London bought a team in IPL with her husband Raj Kundra
Philippines - Market factors to watch - May 31Reuters(BUSINESSWORLD) - Conglomerate First Philippine Holdings Corp is spending at least 8.8 billion Philippine pesos ($203 million) this year to support its geothermal and solar manufacturing units. (BUSINESSMIRROR) - Manila Water Co Inc said its 721.5 ...and more »
Prostitute Perks Are Par for the Course In the German Business WorldSignature9 (blog)As much of the US enjoys the last part of a 3-day weekend, you may be enjoying a burger and beer, happy for the perk of days off on holidays. Perhaps you're creative with your vacation time and decided to use an off day on ...
Underspending curbs growthBusinessWorld OnlineIt was also close to the median forecast of 5% in a BusinessWorld poll. Economic managers did not rule out a change to the full-year growth target -- a move analysts said should be considered -- but Malacañang declared it could still be hit given ...and more »
Learning about the business worldNorthernLife.caAbout 60 young entrepreneurs who attend schools run by the Rainbow District School Board will present their businesses at the Southridge Mall June 2. The 15th annual Northern Ontario Visions Project Tradeshow is being presented by the school board, ...and more »
Show's over, but Oprah still wields influence on business worldHeraldNetAP During its 25 years on the air, "The Oprah Winfrey Show" held enormous sway over how its audience chose to spend and save. When Winfrey featured a charity on her show, for example, viewers reached for their wallets. On the spending front, ...and more »
In the business world, a hedgehog outfoxes a foxFairbanks Daily News-Minerby Charlie Dexter This is a rewrite of a column first published in this space Aug. 1, 2004. It may be worth contemplating again as we head into what all of us in Fairbanks hope will be a profitable summer season: Is your business more like the fox, ...
Business paper loses labor caseManila Standard TodayEmployees of BusinessWorld Publishing Corp. have something to rejoice about after the National Labor Relations Commission ruled in favor of a “dismissed” employee. In a 16-page decision on April 29, 2011, the NLRC ordered the reinstatement of ...
Review: The Secret of My Success by Jamie OliverIrish IndependentThe idea is very simple: Mr Oliver has asked close to a hundred heavy hitters in the business world about the secret of their success, and then divided the responses into groups such as attitude, finance, networking and leadership. ...and more »
Lack Of Quality Talent Still A Major Concern, Reveals SurveyBernamaKUALA LUMPUR, May 26 (Bernama) -- Malaysian business leaders and senior decision makers still identify the lack of quality talent as a major concern in the business world. The findings were revealed by a survey titled "Asian Outlook 2011" carried out ...and more »
UK firms becalmed in wind power raceYorkshire PostA MALAISE among Yorkshire's business world to capitalise on the arrival of multi-billion pound off-shore wind farms could see firms miss out to European rivals, senior industry figures have warned. Officials overseeing plans to create the world's ...
Philippine Headline NewsUnemployment up, 11.3M joblessistockAnalyst.com (press release)The SWS results, which were first published in BusinessWorld, showed that at least 11.3 million were unemployed--higher compared to the 9.9 million in November 2010. The 11.3 million unemployed included those who resigned or were retrenched and ...Unemployment worsens in Aquino's first yearInquirer.netJOBLESS PINOYS NOW 11.3 MILLION / TOWNS IN MINDANAO GETS US AIDPhilippine Headline Newsall 11 news articles »
Philippines - Market factors to watch - May 26Reuters Africa(BUSINESSWORLD, BUSINESSMIRROR) - MRC Allied Inc said it would raise up to $50 million via a private placement by British and Spanish firms to fund exploration activities at its Kiblawan-Tampakan gold and copper project in the southern Philippine ...and more »
USA TodayThe Business World Remembers Mark HainesCNBC.comCorporate executives, on-air guests, commentators and contributors on CNBC had a special appreciation for Mark Haines. Below some of them share their thoughts ... A fixture on CNBC since the network's beginning and a welcome daily presence to countless ...CNBC Anchorman Mark Haines DiesNPRall 470 news articles »
News.AzBusiness incubators among 'most discussed topics in business world'News.AzCreation of business incubators is one of the most discussed topics in the business world. It is great that Mr. President has supported this initiative. If business incubators remain on the agenda, even in Silicon Valley, then this area should also be ...
gulfnews.comMore women enter business worldgulfnews.comSome of the abaya and jalabiya collection displayed at the opening of the Rouge Couture Boutique in Sharjah. The abaya outlet is run by Sara Al Madani and Apple Wang. Dubai: More women are joining UAE business community. ...and more »
Insurance offered for tuition 'typhoon'BusinessWorld Online"Insurance is a good complement," Manulife President and CEO Indren S. Naidoo told BusinessWorld. Not only do the new products provide tuition, they also come with comprehensive life insurance for both the parent and the child. ...
The Birmingham News - al.comBarons owner Don Logan finds success at every stop, from Hartselle to the Big ...The Birmingham News - al.comBy Doug Segrest -- The Birmingham News An avid fisherman, Birmingham's Don Logan has followed his love of angling and baseball into the business world. BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- Don Logan's first adventure in running a baseball outfit was a far cry from ...
Entrepreneur Turns in Tie to Become Full-Time DadPatch.comAnita Klimko Corporate high-flyer Michael Johnson was accustomed to traveling in the upper echelons of the business world until last year when he turned in his tie for a kitchen apron, becoming a stay-at-home dad for two Ethiopian orphans his family ...
Whole lotta movin' goin' on in HelenaHelena Independent RecordA great deal of movement is occurring in the business world of the Capital City, from a start-up company that helps seniors place themselves in new homes to a few ...
Millikin's Bronze Man Books takes publishing from the classroom to the ...Herald & ReviewBronze Man Books faculty adviser professor Randy Brooks and senior student editor Aubrie Cox discuss the successes that the Millikin University publishing group has had during its five years. Herald & Review/Kelly J. Huff DECATUR - Most people who have ...
Fox News (blog)Herman Cain: The Word from Inside the Radio BoothFox News (blog)Both Cain and Carothers point to Cain's success in the business world as proof he can lead America. Carrothers says Cain understands how to successfully market his ideas. In the past 40 years, Cain has worked his way up several big corporations: ...and more »
CDPP in Australia Selects Agresso Business World ERPSacramento BeeBy UNIT4 Reader comments on Sacbee.com are the opinions of the writer, not The Sacramento Bee. If you see an objectionable comment, click the flag icon below it. We will delete comments containing inappropriate links, obscenities, hate speech, ...
Business world wrings hands over TPP delayThe Daily YomiuriBusiness circles are increasingly worried a delay in Japan's entry into the multilateral Trans-Pacific Partnership free trade pact would exacerbate the hollowing out of domestic industries. The industrial community in particular believes strongly that ...and more »
City's veterans are making rank in business worldHouston ChronicleUS military veterans owned 2.4 million businesses as of the most recent count by the Census Bureau — and Houston was a key contributor to that total. Houston, the fourth biggest city in the US, was home to 17363 veteran-owned businesses ...and more »
Philippines - Market factors to watch - May 17Reuters(BUSINESSWORLD) - Aboitiz Power Corp is allocating about 100 billion pesos for the capital expenditures of its various units, including those not fully owned, in the next five years, president and chief executive officer Erramon Aboitiz said. ...and more »
...widened its net loss last year to 1.15 billion pesos from 557.04 million pesos the year before, Liberty's annual report showed. (BUSINESSWORLD) - The Civil Aeronautics Board has approved the rules implementing the Philippines' new open skies policy, allowing foreign...
...Manila has yet to finalise details of a wage hike directive which may be issued next week, a senior Labour official said. (BUSINESSWORLD, BUSINESSMIRROR) - Infrastructure spending will be ramped up this quarter after disbursements dropped significantly in...
WCU student Curtis Thompson presented "Social Networking and the Business World" at the Spring 2011 ISEEK Spring Event!
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The business world of today is more complex and uncertain than ever before. To help alleviate some of that complexity, take a look at our latest video which illustrates the findings from IBM's 2010 CEO Study. The study surveyed business leaders to find out what factors are most important in leading a company through this uncertainty to profitability. Complexity can be scary, the study found, but dealing with it well can be a great competitive advantage.
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Six leading online publication companies signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) yesterday to standardize the metric system being used in the online publishing industry. Present during the signing were head executives from PhilStar Global Corp., Summit Publishing Co., Inc., Philippine Entertainment Portal, Inc., GMA New Media, Inc., Inquirer Interactive, Inc., BusinessWorld New Media, Inc., and ABS-CBN Interactive, Inc. For more news, features, videos and podcasts go to www.philstar.com
Graduates of the joint Executive MBA program at the Olin Business School and Fudan University in Shanghai conclude their 20-month rigorous degree program with a two week residency in St. Louis before a traditional American graduation ceremony. The 2010 grads, including Michael Sun, president of China's largest brewer, Tsingtao, took time out from classes to tour a local craft brewery, Schlafly, where another Olin EMBA alum is brewmaster. Students and director of the Olin EMBA Shanghai program talk about the global learning experience in this video.
This video documents how some of the world's largest companies and most renowned business schools are endorsing the application of Marine Corps Leadership to the business world.