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5 Things Every CEO Must Do Now to Achieve Globalization 2.0

We have been riding the crest of a globalization wave over the last 10 years, Boston Consulting Group says. But now, the wave is over, and companies will have to work harder to reap the profitability globalization can offer.

CEOs: Stress Can Raise Your Cholesterol Level

Studies have shown that stress increases cholesterol not only in the short-term but can also affect cholesterol levels even years down the road, according to EverydayHealth.com.

5 Risks Associated with the Trans Pacific Partnership Deal

The Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) is designed to promote trade between 12 countries; Australia, Brunei, Canada, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, the United States, and Vietnam. The TPP aims at trade liberalization in goods and services, including the reduction of over 18,000 specific tariffs. Of particular interest to the U.S. are the reduction of tariffs on agricultural products, lower barriers in services, and intellectual property (IP) protections. Despite the benefits of access to new markets and increased trade, there are still risks associated with the TPP.

Goldman Sachs is Investing Deeply in Artificial Intelligence

Goldman Sachs is going big on big data. Don Duet, cohead of the bank's technology division, told Business Insider that the firm was investing deeply in artificial intelligence and machine learning

Why ‘Ban the Box’ Is Having a Huge Impact on Employers

How Your Organization Can Follow the New Rules and Avoid Being Fined

Digital Disruption in the Lab: The R&D of Tomorrow, an Accenture Report

Accenture calls out the chemical industry, saying that its R&D facilities, overall, have not kept up with the digital transformation, and are long overdue for a change.

Middle Market Businesses Report Strong Revenue Growth, Confidence in U.S. Economy

U.S. middle market companies continue to report strong revenue growth and confidence in the domestic economy, even as their level of comfort in the...

The Anatomy of a Leader: It Isn’t What You Do, it’s Who You Are

Leaders don't hear, they listen. They know how to assess their environment and adjust accordingly. For more insight on what makes a leader, see this Infographic by BookPal.

Strategy, Not Technology, Drives Digital Transformation

Maturing digital businesses are focused on integrating digital technologies, such as social, mobile, analytics and cloud, in the service of transforming how their businesses work, according to Deloitte and MIT Sloan Management Review. Less-mature digital businesses, they say, are focused on solving discrete business problems with individual digital technologies.

Inside Royal Bank of Canada’s Latin Misadventure

Dilemma surrounding RBC’s star Brazilian client highlights regulatory risks of potentially lucrative emerging markets
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THOUGHT LEADERS

How to Respond When Bosses Misbehave

With all the bad CEO behavior out there lately, is it time to press reset?

Stops and Starts Along the Road to Globalization

Globalization hasn't stopped, it's simply on pause. What we’re seeing is not a reversal but a correction—a necessary rebalancing and search for equilibrium.

How the Org Chart has Given Way to the Network and Why it Matters

As they try to keep up with disruptive forces, companies shift their focus from human capital to social capital.

How Mark Vergnano Turned Around DuPont’s Failing Spin-Off

Stepping into a negative situation is never easy, but Mark Vergnano's step-by-step plan to turn around the company is proving successful.

CEO CONFIDENCE INDEX

Last 12 Months: CEO Confidence is on a Steady Uptick

Although it has dipped slightly in the last two months, CEO confidence made significant strides in the...

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