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Are Your Employees Truly Engaged?

Few industries are more cutthroat than retailing. Competitors are subject to rapidly changing trends, and the whims of a fickle public can make a store that’s hot one year pass’ the next. Witness the recent demise of CompUSA, only a few years ago a $4 billion computer retailer, as an example of just how quickly things can turn south.Winning the ...

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What’s Ahead for CEOs

The year is 2017, and the past decade has been a bruiser for Corporate America on the governance and regulatory fronts. Shareholders now have unprecedented access to proxies, and regularly nominate their own candidates for director seats, giving annual elections-staggered board terms are obsolete-a circus-like feel.With a new cadre of hostile directors -each representing his or her own special interests-some ...

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