Markets

Bankers At Goldman Sachs Are Going To Reform School

RUMOURS of a cash crunch and hidden losses on derivatives start flying. Markets turn jittery. Stocks fall and counterparties begin to pull in credit lines. One of the world’s largest financial firms is on the brink of collapse, threatening to plunge the world into yet another crisis. In a boardroom […]
Bankers At Goldman Sachs Are Going To Reform School
Strategy

Don’t Do Business In China Unless You Understand The Concept Of Mianzi

[credit provider=”Beltzner via flickr ” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/beltzner/2901637342/”] It’s no secret that doing business in Asia requires an entirely different mindset. There’s a stronger culture of deference and obedience, which plays deep into how corporations are run. This ethos both builds and breaks companies, as we saw with the Olympus scandal in Japan. 
Don’t Do Business In China Unless You Understand The Concept Of Mianzi
Strategy

What You Can Learn From All These Unnecessary CEO Scandals

[credit provider=”AP”] You don’t need to be the leader of a multimillion-dollar corporation to create unnecessary drama in your business. Today’s news is full of stories about the latest CEO missteps. Here are some of the headlines, along with some lessons to be learned and tips on how to be […]
What You Can Learn From All These Unnecessary CEO Scandals
Strategy

A Group Of Carnival Passengers Got Robbed By Hooded Gunmen In Mexico

[credit provider=”Wikimedia Commons” url=”http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Le_carnival_splendor_au_depart_de_port_everglade.jpg”] A pleasant cruise turned into a nightmare for 22 Carnival passengers when they got robbed by hooded gunmen in Mexico, reports the L.A. Times.It’s a terrible and horrifying experience for the passengers, who were on a guided nature hike in the jungle outside Puerta Vallarta.
A Group Of Carnival Passengers Got Robbed By Hooded Gunmen In Mexico
Strategy

The 11 Most Revered Companies In The World

[credit provider=”By kurafire on Flickr” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/kurafire/1894064291/”] People really love tech companies.That’s one of the big conclusions from Harris Interactive’s 2012 Reputation Quotient assessment, which evaluates the 60 “most visible” companies in the world.
The 11 Most Revered Companies In The World
Strategy

Here’s How To Control What People Can Find About You Online

[credit provider=”jsim93″ url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/jsim93/6234345163/sizes/m/in/photostream/”] Looking for work in the digital age is a lot more complex than you might expect. In years past, all it took as a polished resume and a review of the most common interview questions. Now, with everyone having a Facebook profile and an online footprint, you have […]
Here’s How To Control What People Can Find About You Online