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No beating about the bush.
How do you evaluate the performance of a business? The most obvious answer is by looking at how much profit it has earned. But it isn’t as simple as it sounds, because organisations provide a plethora of reports at the end of the year to summarise their annual performance. Picking up key elements from these reports to evaluate their performance could be a daunting task, except for...
Do leaders decide on the spur?
Are making timely and effective ‘judgement calls’ crucial differentiators in leadership? They are, assert the authors. Boeing’s McNerney quickly made a judgement call to make a complete confession to the congressional committee on the misdeeds of his predecessor and scripted his own story based on transparency. AG Lafley of Procter & Gamble needed to make...
Why governments must intervene in the financial markets to keep a free-market in the real economy going
In mid-2008, when a whirlwind of credit crises hit the global economies, massive State intervention was needed to prop up the pillars of modern finance. Even as their institutions were kept afloat by taxpayers’ money, financial executives were found to have relentlessly lined their...