2008 Volume 11 Issue 4

Best Practices for Headcount Reporting

This article explores why headcount reporting problems exist and will likely worsen, especially for multinational companies, unless improved workforce planning frameworks are implemented.

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How Intercultural Competence Drives Success in Global Virtual Teams

2008 Graziadio School Student Paper Competition – How Intercultural Competence Drives Success in Global Virtual Teams

A study that shows intercultural competence as a factor in effectiveness of global virtual teams, and that building relationships, establishing structure, and having discipline are critical for success.

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Discovering Leadership Potential

Firms need to develop “Authentic Visionary Leaders” by using the Leadership Style Inventory (LSI) and matching the results with specific job requirements.

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Discovering Leadership Potential - Survey

Discovering Leadership Potential – Survey

An instrument to gauge your Leadership Style Inventory.

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Discovering Leadership Potential - Evaluation Guidelines

Discovering Leadership Potential – Evaluation Guidelines

Guidelines for evaluating whether you are a “commander,” “logical,” “imaginative,” or a “supportive” leader.

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Corporate Governance, SOX, and the Business Judgment Rule

Corporate Governance, SOX, and the Business Judgment Rule

Insights into leadership from John Rehfeld, CEO coach and the author of “Alchemy of a Leader.”

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What Will The International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) Mean to Businesses and Investors?

What Will The International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) Mean to Businesses and Investors?

This article examines whether a complete change in U.S. accounting standards is likely to happen, and if so, what it will mean to U.S. and foreign firms.

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Who are Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac?

Who are Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac?

Authors trace the history of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, their importance to the U.S. housing market, and the implications of their recent government takeover.

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Editorial

Editorial: Crisis in America: A Nation at Risk

It appears that more than just the American economy is bordering on breakdown. It is far more significant that America its culture and spirit is in total crisis and bordering on collapse.

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The End of the Beginning for the Global Credit Crisis

The End of the Beginning for the Global Credit Crisis

After years of easy credit, borrowers suddenly faced a new world. What happened? This article examines events up to this point and where one goes from here.

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The Book Corner

The Book Corner offers reviews of a variety of books on business topics by Graziadio faculty.

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All IFRS-Compliant Statements Are Not Equal

All IFRS-Compliant Statements Are Not Equal

This article considers the global and domestic position on International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) convergence and the anticipated changes to standard setting.

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