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There’s been talk for some time that traditional marketing is dead. But now that 70% of consumers trust brand recommendations from friends, and only 10% trust advertising, it’s clear that[…]
How does the professional services sector best disrupt itself? In this opinion piece, Uschi Schreiber offers four key questions that firms need to ask.
George Taber was credited with the first usage of the term "crony capitalism" in the 1980s, when he used it to describe the political situation in the Philippines. Today, he[…]
The best incubator for entrepreneurship occurs when entrepreneurs form close networks and nurture fellow risk-takers with their experience and resources to create a “multiplier” effect, according to this opinion piece.
Like Citizen Kane, the new Steve Jobs biopic is a parable about the darkness that often accompanies greatness and the emotional cost of great achievement, writes Kendall Whitehouse in this[…]
When it comes to measures of wellbeing – and even on many straight economic growth measures -- the European Union leads the U.S., says Kalin Anev Janse, secretary general of[…]
Patent monetization is dominated by the much-maligned patent trolls, but that is starting to change as banks join the valuation fray, write Eran Zur and John A. Squires in this[…]
While China’s economic fundamentals are solid, the recent market crisis could threaten the country’s reform agenda, writes Christopher Mark, Sr., in this opinion piece.
A high number of retirees have equity in a home that could generate income, but few tap its potential. Wharton’s Jack Guttentag offers suggestions on how the reverse mortgage market[…]
In this opinion piece, Walter G. Montgomery explains the steps executives must take to make organizational communication "an instrument of strategic and tactical navigation."