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Breaking News, Analysis, Politics, Blogs, News Photos, Video, Tech Reviews - TIME.com

Breaking News, Analysis, Politics, Blogs, News Photos, Video, Tech Reviews - TIME.com | Topics on international business | Scoop.it

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By THOMAS K.GROSE LondonWhen the East Asian financial crisis exploded in 1997, Western investors were shocked to find that many blue chip companies...

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Top 10 Crooked CEOs - TIME

Top 10 Crooked CEOs - TIME | Topics on international business | Scoop.it

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CEO: Qwest International
Convicted: 4/19/2007 of insider trading. Appeal pending.

In the wake of a multibillion-dollar accounting scandal that nearly destroyed the Denver-based telecommunications...

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Hurricane Sandy Dispatch: The Washington D.C. Area Prepares for the Hit | TIME.com

Hurricane Sandy Dispatch: The Washington D.C. Area Prepares for the Hit | TIME.com | Topics on international business | Scoop.it

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Old town Alexandria, on the western bank of the Potomac southwest of Washington, has a history of flooding. On Sunday, the city of Alexandria set up a sandbag distribution drive-thru down by the waterfront.

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Breaking News, Analysis, Politics, Blogs, News Photos, Video, Tech Reviews - TIME.com

Breaking News, Analysis, Politics, Blogs, News Photos, Video, Tech Reviews - TIME.com | Topics on international business | Scoop.it

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No Faking It...

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Patents, Anyone? Gadget Makers Continue to Square Off in Court | TIME.com

Patents, Anyone? Gadget Makers Continue to Square Off in Court | TIME.com | Topics on international business | Scoop.it

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Whatever your stance on the current state of patent law—it's essential to protecting intellectual property, it's detrimental to innovation, or something in between—the fact is that there's a whole lot of patent-related activity happening in the...

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Breaking News, Analysis, Politics, Blogs, News Photos, Video, Tech Reviews - TIME.com

Breaking News, Analysis, Politics, Blogs, News Photos, Video, Tech Reviews - TIME.com | Topics on international business | Scoop.it

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The Jobless Generation...

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Romney's Nevada Stop Underscores Early State Strategy - Real Clear Politics – TIME.com

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Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney swooped into the Silver State Monday to headline the International Franchise Association's annual conference in Las Vegas and met with potential campaign donors when he was in town.

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A Message to Gaddafi’s Loyalists | TIME.com

A Message to Gaddafi’s Loyalists | TIME.com | Topics on international business | Scoop.it

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The international community is finally beginning to coalesce around something like a strategy for Libya.

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America’s Newest Export to China: A Disney Theme Park in Shanghai | TIME.com

America’s Newest Export to China: A Disney Theme Park in Shanghai | TIME.com | Topics on international business | Scoop.it

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At least all their mass-produced souvenirs won’t have to travel far. The U.S. has become so commercialized by the influx of Chinese goods. We’re glad to see America exporting to the Chinese now.

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Should Americans Care About Apple’s iPhone-Factory Conditions? | TIME.com

Should Americans Care About Apple’s iPhone-Factory Conditions? | TIME.com | Topics on international business | Scoop.it

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A New York 'Times' article paints a grim picture of Apple's supplier code of conduct.

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Breaking News, Analysis, Politics, Blogs, News Photos, Video, Tech Reviews - TIME.com

Breaking News, Analysis, Politics, Blogs, News Photos, Video, Tech Reviews - TIME.com | Topics on international business | Scoop.it

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Globalization used to be a one-way street that led away from America. Now high energy prices, political risk and technological shifts are bringing opportunity back home.

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Top reasons why we change jobs | TIME.com

Top reasons why we change jobs | TIME.com | Topics on international business | Scoop.it

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This article is about Human Capital in chapter 12.5

 

 

A new online survey from Right Management, which says it's "the world’s leading provider of integrated human capital consulting services and solutions across the employment lifecycle": 1. Downsizing or restructuring (54%) 2.

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Why China resists currency reform | Business | TIME.com

Why China resists currency reform | Business | TIME.com | Topics on international business | Scoop.it

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Next to Mao, Ben looks sad (Petar Kujundzic/REUTERS) The chorus of voices criticizing China’s stubborn resistance to reforming its controversial currency regime and allowing the yuan to appreciate keeps getting louder.

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Breaking News, Analysis, Politics, Blogs, News Photos, Video, Tech Reviews - TIME.com

Breaking News, Analysis, Politics, Blogs, News Photos, Video, Tech Reviews - TIME.com | Topics on international business | Scoop.it

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Some days you can't make a nickel," groaned William S. Gaud last week after Congress
called for an accounting of corruption and mismanagement in the Agency for
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Obama Unveils Private-Public Partnership on Food Aid | TIME.com

Obama Unveils Private-Public Partnership on Food Aid | TIME.com | Topics on international business | Scoop.it

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Any one remember sending their left overs to Africa?

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Obama Orders Fuel to be Sent to Areas Hit by Sandy | TIME.com

Obama Orders Fuel to be Sent to Areas Hit by Sandy | TIME.com | Topics on international business | Scoop.it

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(WASHINGTON) — The Obama administration is ordering the purchase of up to 12 million gallons of unleaded fuel and up to 10 million gallons of diesel fuel for distribution in areas impacted by Superstorm Sandy to supplement private sector efforts.

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Quotes of the Day

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intellectual property rights consultant, on the weekly protests that counterfeit bag peddlers have been staging outside of his Beijing office since his firm launched a series of legal battles that led to the shutdown of 29 vendors in the Chinese capital...

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Breaking News, Analysis, Politics, Blogs, News Photos, Video, Tech Reviews - TIME.com

Breaking News, Analysis, Politics, Blogs, News Photos, Video, Tech Reviews - TIME.com | Topics on international business | Scoop.it

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In his new book 'Imagining India', IT giant Nandan Nilekani attempts to carve out a path for his nation's future...

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Are China’s Big State Companies a Big Problem for the Global Economy? | TIME.com

Are China’s Big State Companies a Big Problem for the Global Economy? | TIME.com | Topics on international business | Scoop.it

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The most important economic story of the first half of the 21st century is how China is changing the global economy.

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Facing the Threat of Piracy, China Starts to Talk Like a Superpower | TIME.com

Facing the Threat of Piracy, China Starts to Talk Like a Superpower | TIME.com | Topics on international business | Scoop.it

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On a visit to the U.S. this week, China's top military commander Chen Bingde suggested that the international coalition patrolling the Gulf of Aden and the waters off the coast of Somalia ought to take decisive action against pirate dens on land.

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Got Camel Milk?: UAE Product Might Be Headed to the U.S. | TIME.com

Got Camel Milk?: UAE Product Might Be Headed to the U.S. | TIME.com | Topics on international business | Scoop.it

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European Union health officials have given the United Arab Emirates the go ahead to start exporting camel’s milk. That’s right, camel.

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Export Overhaul | The Page by Mark Halperin | TIME.com

Export Overhaul | The Page by Mark Halperin | TIME.com | Topics on international business | Scoop.it

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Obama administration to propose new rules that could ease exporting firearms, other weapons to certain countries....

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The Effective Corporate Tax Rate is at 12.1%, the lowest in 40 years

The Effective Corporate Tax Rate is at 12.1%, the lowest in 40 years | Topics on international business | Scoop.it

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As the nation frets over slow growth and large budget deficits, much has been made over how much Americas are and should be paying in income tax. President Obama and Democrats have argued that the wealthiest among us are not paying their fair share.

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Workers With Bad Credit Aren’t Less Ethical | TIME.com

Workers With Bad Credit Aren’t Less Ethical | TIME.com | Topics on international business | Scoop.it

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A new study disputes the idea that people with low credit scores are more likely to steal, cheat, falsify or otherwise engage in what researchers call harmful workplace behaviors.

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What Makes Employees Want to Stay? | TIME.com

What Makes Employees Want to Stay? | TIME.com | Topics on international business | Scoop.it

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Thia article has to do with chapter 12.1 Human Resource Mangement

 

If you're like a lot of employers these days, you'd rather leave a job vacant than hire the wrong person for the job. So if you've gone to the trouble to hire the right people, the last thing you want is to lose them.

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