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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 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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Managing the Dark Side of Competitive Rivalry

Managing the Dark Side of Competitive Rivalry

-+*However, competition can become so intense that it can be counterproductive and lead to alarming behavior.

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Organizational Jazz

Organizational Jazz

-+*While diagraming the structure of an organization is relatively easy, describing and influencing an organization’s culture is challenging.

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The American Debt Crisis

The American Debt Crisis

-+*If the Federal debt causes investors to lose confidence in America’s ability to pay back loans, investors will demand higher rates of return making it harder for the U.S. to borrow money.

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VIDEO – Wall of Worry: Elections and the Markets

-+*2012 is shaping up to be the year of global political change with important changes in the government in Russia, France, Italy, and of course the upcoming presidential election here in the United States. How will financial markets be influenced by such political turmoil and how can investors prepare?

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VIDEO – Wall of Worry: Elections and the Markets

VIDEO – Wall of Worry: Elections and the Markets

-+*2012 is shaping up to be the year of global political change with important changes in the government in Russia, France, Italy, and of course the upcoming presidential election here in the United States.  How will financial markets be influenced by such political turmoil and how can investors prepare?

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Transorganizations: Managing in a Complex and Uncertain World

Transorganizations: Managing in a Complex and Uncertain World

-+*Management in a connected, interdependent, and information intensive world requires new thinking and innovative approaches. The increasing interdependence and complexity of organizations and institutions call for transorganizational thinking.

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The Global Economy is Open for Business

The Global Economy is Open for Business

-+*It is easy for practitioners to believe that the global economy is collapsing when, in fact, it is open for business. As shown in this article the future of the global economy is positive and opportunities for practitioners are available.

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UPDATE: Benefits of International Portfolio Diversification

UPDATE: Benefits of International Portfolio Diversification

-+*If equity markets are in fact integrated, an unexpected event in one market may influence not only returns, but also volatility (measured by standard deviation) in the other markets.

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