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Women in Management: Underrepresented and Overstretched?

Despite years of gender equality legislation, men outnumber women in management positions by two to one. While structural barriers continue to impede women’s career advancement, women themselves may be deterred from becoming managers if they perceive that it would have a negative impact on their working and personal lives. What is the experience of women …
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Expanding Horizons for Risk Management in Pharma

Risk management has become a top-of-mind issue for C-suites and boards around the world—nowhere more than in pharmaceutical companies. In a politically and economically turbulent environment, the risks pharma companies face, especially in clinical-trial design and execution, drug approval, product quality, and global commercial practices, are increasing in both frequency and magnitude. The report is …
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The World’s 50 Most Popular Brands

Instagram claimed the top spot in “The World’s 50 Most Popular Brands of 2015” report published by Infegy, thanks to volume of conversations, positive sentiment and overall passion for the brand. The top-ten is rounded out by Facebook, Youtube, Twitter, Apple, Google, Disney, Snapchat, Amazon.com and Netflix. This dashboard draws on data from more than 300 million online sources, …
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Boss life: surviving my own small business by Paul Downs

Overview: When columnist Paul Downs was approached by the New York Times to write for their “You’re the Boss” blog, he had been running his custom furniture business for 24 years strong – or, mostly strong. Now, he embarks on a book length essay that intends to show a portrait of a real business, with …
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The World’s 50 Most Popular Brands

Google claimed the top spot for the third year in a row  in “The World’s 50 Most Popular Brands of 2015” report published by Infegy, thanks to volume of conversations, positive sentiment and overall passion for the brand. The top-ten is rounded out by Apple, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Microsoft, NBA, Disney, NFL and BMW. The fully interactive report analyzed more …
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The World’s Top 50 Business Thinkers 2015

IESE Prof. Pankaj Ghemawat features among the world’s top 50 business thinkers. Nominated for the 2013 Thinkers50 Global Solutions Award for his Global Connectedness Index, Ghemawat was the youngest full professor at Harvard Business School. His 2011 book World 3.0 won the Thinkers50 Book Award. The internationally renowned strategy and competitiveness expert Professor Michael Porter of …
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The World’s 50 Most Popular Brands

Google claimed the top spot for the second year in a row  in “The World’s 50 Most Popular Brands of 2014” report published by Infegy, thanks to volume of conversations, positive sentiment and overall passion for the brand. The top-ten is rounded out by Twitter, Facebook, Apple, Tumblr, Disney, Microsoft, BMW, Youtube and Nike. The fully interactive report …
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Global Wealth 2014: Riding a Wave of Growth

This is the Boston Consulting Group’s fourteenth annual report on the global wealth-management industry. The report explores the current size of the market, the present state of offshore banking, and the performance of leading institutions in a wide range of categories. It also examines the growing digital aspects of wealth management, along with the most …
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The Financial Times guide to business start up 2014 by Sara Williams.

Overview: Whether you’re about to start your own business or have already taken the plunge and want to keep everything on track, make sure you have a copy of The Financial Times Guide to Business Start Up on your shelf. Annually updated, this edition covers the latest legal and financial changes you need to be …
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