This article gives a different spin on a topic that is in vogue again
Some people are afraid to use the word recession. That’s OK. Let’s call it a blip caused by consecutive quarters of economic decline. We do not want to create a self-fulfilling prophecy by panicking: this will only make the situation worse. Stock market corrections have happened before. There are even some economic sectors that are blip-proof such as food, health care, education and government. Interest rates remain low for business and consumer borrowing while lower oil prices have both positive and negative effects on different parts of the economy
7 indicators of effective leadership structures:
(1) selecting and re-electing leadership on merit, (2) managing performance, (3) setting and evaluating ethical standards, (4) developing and retaining talent, (5) setting strategic priorities, (6) engaging with a wide range of stakeholders, and (7) evaluating independently and effectively
To improve productivity and generate more value for each hour worked, companies need to invest in technology and embrace new ways of working. Improving productivity is about challenging and streamlining processes and practices. It’s about making smart — and sometimes sizeable — investments in new technology, equipment and training
In the Renaissance: art, mathematics, and business converge through the work of this Tuscan man. Bravissimo!