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A Framework To Evaluate Consulting Efforts

A Framework To Evaluate Consulting Efforts

Evidence-based evaluation provides a rigorous, valid, and reliable approach for assessing the effectiveness of a consulting engagement.

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Six Characteristics of Virtuous Organizations

Six Characteristics of Virtuous Organizations

The notion of a virtuous organization is the result of an evolving, but grounded, field of study in leadership and management that is a mash-up of ethics theory.

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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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Editorial: Lightning in a Bottle!

Editorial: Lightning in a Bottle!

Analytics can, through the use of various Big Data-driven computer models, significantly enhance the decision-making process and, thus, hopefully performance.

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“The Facilitator’s Fieldbook,” by Tom Justice and David W. Jamieson, PhD

“The Facilitator’s Fieldbook,” by Tom Justice and David W. Jamieson, PhD

The use of groups and teams has become increasingly prominent in business strategies and change efforts, and facilitation enables success to occur within such groups.

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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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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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