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Market Intelligence and Emerging Markets

Market Intelligence and Emerging Markets

In a recent MIT Sloan Management Review article entitled, Mastering the Market Intelligence Challenge, many key points are made about the importance of multinational corporations using market intelligence when investing…

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BCI Supply Chain Resilience Report 2016: The Cost of Disruption

BCI Supply Chain Resilience Report 2016: The Cost of Disruption

The 8th annual Supply Chain Resilience Report, published by the Business Continuity Institute and supported by Zurich Insurance Group, tracks the origins, causes and consequences of supply chain disruption across industry sectors and regions…

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Supplier Sustainability: A Selected List of Resources

Supplier Sustainability: A Selected List of Resources

If you are in procurement, then you are well aware of the importance of sustainability when evaluating suppliers. Articles appearing in procurement and supply chain trade and professional literature have…

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World Bank’s Doing Business 2017 Measures Regulations and Ranks Ease of Doing Business Across 190 Economies

World Bank’s Doing Business 2017 Measures Regulations and Ranks Ease of Doing Business Across 190 Economies

Doing Business 2017  – the 14th annual report in the series – measures regulations that both enhance and constrain business activity across 190 economies—from Afghanistan to Zimbabwe—and over time. Doing Business…

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Getting Off That Dead End Road

A big thank you to Amber Christian, Founder, ConsultAce, for writing an article entitled, Getting Off That Dead End Road, featuring my podcast, On the Road to Strategic Relevance. Here are her words about…

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The Conference Board International Labor Comparisons

The Conference Board International Labor Comparisons

The International Labor Comparisons (ILC) program, formerly a division of the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prepares economic indicators that are comparable across countries. Often statistics from different countries are…

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