Good Governance in Family Businesses
Friday, July 13, 2012
A guide for choosing board members for small or family businesses so as to ensure good governance.
An article by Luz Maria Salamis in Prensa.com summarizes...
Labor Flexibility and Productivity
Monday, July 9, 2012
Information technologies encourage flexible employment schemes which improve quality of life for workers and boost productivity for organizations.
An analysis by Sonia Vanegas, Director of the Business...
Growing Within the Borders
Monday, June 18, 2012
Before attempting to expand operations internationally businesses should explore opportunities to do so within the country.
An article in Prensalibre.com points out the advantages,...
Business Tips from a Banana Magnate
Monday, June 11, 2012
Samuel Zemurray, known in the United States as the Banana Man, a tycoon who challenged the United Fruit Co., leaves behind 5 lessons for success in business.
The banana magnate Samuel Zemurray, known in the United...
Fraud Within the Company
Thursday, June 7, 2012
Better safe than sorry, a relevant phrase when assessing the risks of senior staff in the company committing dishonest acts.
60% of crimes in a company are committed by employees at...
Overcoming the Shortage of Qualified Employees
Tuesday, May 29, 2012
There are plenty of applicants for the posts, but there are few who are really qualified to meet the demands of each job.
A study entitled 'Lack of Talent 2011' by the firm...
The 5 Essential Functions of a Great Boss
Friday, May 25, 2012
Great business owners become great based on their actions. Intentions are meaningless. Words are important. Results are everything.
Consistently accomplish these five functions and you,...
Business and Quality Management
Monday, May 21, 2012
The implementation of a quality system should begin with a review of company operations for comparison with the model suggested by ISO 9001:2000.
Following the adoption of a quality management system...