Why Silicon Valley's Success Is So Hard to Replicate
After decades of bafflement and frustration, the world is still struggling to guess the secret of Silicon Valley's success.
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Wed Mar 12, 2014
Banks hope M&A boomlet will be their boon
Even consulting firm Booz & Co., usually game to chime in on any M&A story, eschewed commenting because it's in the throes of its own merger, getting bought by rival PricewaterhouseCoopers.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Wall Street Journal
$600 Million Credit Program Aims to Encourage Female Entrepreneurs
As world leaders seek to revive a fragile global recovery, the World's Bank 's International Finance Corp. sees a vast untapped resource: women.
Advice: R&D investment does not equal innovation
Urko Wood is president of Strategy Innovations Inc. in Columbus, where he helps clients discover where the market is underserved to guide innovation, improve customer experiences, and establish a culture of innovation.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Gryphon Investors loses portfolio company 'consigliere'
Jef Rogers , a principal with Gryphon Investors , left the firm earlier this month, Rogers confirmed on Friday.
GCC banks could face capital and liquidity shortfall
Since the financial crisis, capital and liquidity support from GCC and Levant regulators has helped keep the banking sector relatively strong GCC banks must better manage their capital and liquidity positions or face substantial shortfalls, according to a recent study by Booz & Company.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Three Critical Elements In Driving Culture Change, And Four Ways To Tell If You Are Making Progress
Businesses of all kinds seem wedded to the idea that the problems confronting them are so overwhelming and complex that the only solution is a fundamental shift in how they do things.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
NSA Official Warned About Threat 17 Years Before Snowden
Seventeen years before Edward Snowden began releasing secret documents on U.S. electronic spying, an analyst with the National Security Agency foresaw just such a threat.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
The Daily Star
Lebanese bonds reward politicians as Cabinet impasse eases
Investors are rewarding Lebanon's politicians for ending an 11-month stalemate that raised concern over the country's ability to successfully refinance some of the $8.7 billion of debt coming due this year.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Companies fail not because they don't understand the market; they...
Ability to develop, implement and oversee training programs or procedures. Responsible for sourcing talented candidates from sources - Internal databases, Employee referrals, Job portals, Job fairs.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Comings & Goings: AtHoc Continues to Name New Top Execs
AtHoc is on a hiring spree for senior executives at the crisis communication systems provider.