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Sustaining an Organization in the Midst of Chaos

Sustaining an Organization in the Midst of Chaos

Using the 2008 recession, we will look at how leaders have handled economic, environmental, and organizational responsibility and sustainability during chaos.

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Arrow Electronics: Surviving and Thriving After Tragedy

Arrow Electronics: Surviving and Thriving After Tragedy

John C. Waddell shepherded Arrow Electronics through a major crisis after the tragic loss of the company’s top executives…lessons in leadership, strategy, and HR.

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Certificate in Private Capital Markets

Certificate in Private Capital Markets

Attendees learn in-depth critical analysis and evaluation skills for transacting successful financing deals and valuation methods used by capital providers.

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A Values Approach to Advancing Women in Leadership

A Values Approach to Advancing Women in Leadership

Women make up half the workforce in nearly every country, still, labor shortages call for increased participation of women workers at all levels of the organization.

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Is “Go Away in May” a Good Portfolio Play?

Is “Go Away in May” a Good Portfolio Play?

The Halloween effect seems particularly compelling because of its seemingly large potential payoffs and the endless attention it receives in the media.

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Trends in Employee Turnover and Retention

Trends in Employee Turnover and Retention

After decades of globalization and intensifying competition, the market for talent has replaced loyalty as the factor shaping the relationship of employers/employees.

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Is Warren Buffett Unpatriotic?

Is Warren Buffett Unpatriotic?

A tax inversion happens when a firm relocates its headquarters to another country and declares that country as its domicile for the foreign country’s lower tax rate.

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High Performance Work Systems

High Performance Work Systems

While foolish for companies to spend money unwisely in managing human capital, growing research confirms that “high performance work systems” are worth the investment.

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Who Received TARP Bail-Outs?

Who Received TARP Bail-Outs?

Financial institutions require a degree of regulation and accurate information in regulatory filings for good regulatory oversight and efficient financial markets.

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A Generic Problem: Should FDA Approval of Drugs Stop Consumers’ Suits for Injuries?

A Generic Problem: Should FDA Approval of Drugs Stop Consumers’ Suits for Injuries?

The Supreme Court has ruled federal law blocks consumers from suing for injuries from generic drugs, yet brand name drugs do not have the same protection.

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