2009 Volume 12 Issue 4

Women, the Recession, and the Impending Economic Recovery

The purpose of this article is to explore the impact of the U.S. recession on women and to help readers gain useful knowledge about women’s role in the economy.


The Power of Sharing in an Uncertain World

A case study of a corporate business unit at Nestlé in the United States demonstrates the potential of virtual insourcing.

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How to Communicate Change to Employees

McKenzie answers questions about keeping employees motivated through periods of change and instability.



Five Tactics to Create a Sustainable Restaurant Business

As more consumers look to eat healthier and watch their spending, restaurants must increasingly compete for their stomachs and wallets.


IT Solutions for SMBs in an Economic Downturn

In an economic downturn, innovation is particularly essential to business success.

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What’s Next, Hollywood?

Larry Tanz, president, COO, and co-founder of Agility Studios, answers questions about the entertainment industry and its transition into the digital age.


Eight Key Attributes of Effective Leaders

Graziadio Dean Linda A. Livingstone compiles eight key attributes of effective leaders and words of advice from various speakers from the Dean’s Executive Leadership Series (DELS).


What to Do When Traditional Diversification Strategies Fail

Many factors contribute to volatile market behavior. This article explores a methodology that attempts to address these factors.


Video Interview on Corporate Social Responsiblitiy with Golden State Foods

Bill Sanderson and Chuck Browne, senior administrators at Golden State Foods, answer questions on creating a values-driven company and corporate social responsibility.


Book Corner

The Book Corner

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