Global Business

Global Business

 
The End of Cheap China Rein, Shaun John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2012 Economics & Finance, Global Business

China has been the major source of cheap manufacturing labor for companies in first-world countries, but cheap Chinese labor is disappearing. Rising labor and real estate costs are causing production to shift elsewhere...

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China’s Superbank Sanderson, Henry | Forsythe, Michael John Wiley & Sons Singapore Pte. Ltd. , 2013 Economics & Finance, Global Business

In China’s Superbank, Henry Sanderson and Michael Forsythe explain that in order to understand China and its influence on the world, one need only examine China Development Bank (CDB). CDB has become...

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EQ and Leadership in Asia Henry, Sebastien Jossey-Bass , 2011 Communication, Global Business

Emotions play a strong role in everyday life, especially in the workplace. However, emotions in the work-place are often avoided, ignored, or mishandled to the detriment of both individual and organizational success....

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Speaking of India Storti, Craig Intercultural Press , 2013 Global Business, Leadership, Management

As Craig Storti explains in Speaking of India, India will continue to play a greater role in the global business market. Businesses will continue to outsource more than information technology (IT) or...

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Rice Wine with the Minister Kakabadse, Andrew | Kakabadse, Nada Palgrave MacMillan , 2010 Global Business

In Rice Wine with the Minister, Andrew and Nada Kakabadse organize their wealth of personal experience in the global marketplace into a logical structure of steps that the global executive can take to...

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Escape Velocity Moore, Geoffrey A. Harper Business , 2013 Change Management, Global Business

In today’s business world, globalization is a reality that cannot be ignored. Yet, it is difficult for companies to react to the rapid changes that globalization has presented. Operating plans that organizations have...

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Making Extraordinary Things Happen in Asia Kouzes, James M. | Posner, Barry Z. | Dekrey, Steven J. Jossey-Bass , 2013 Global Business, Leadership, Management

Making Extraordinary Things Happen in Asia showcases how The Five Practices of Exemplary Leadership® formulated from research conducted by James M. Kouzes and Barry Z. Posner are being applied...

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China’s Management Revolution Bouée, Charles-Edouard Palgrave Macmillan , 2011 Global Business, Management

A new management style is emerging in China. Rather than being created in a deliberate manner, it is evolving as Chinese entrepreneurs discover better ways to manage their companies. In China’s Management...

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Endless Appetites Bjerga, Alan Bloomberg Press , 2011 Economics & Finance, Global Business

Since 2007 food prices have risen rapidly worldwide, creating hunger and unrest. In Endless Appetites, Alan Bjerga contends that deregulated commodities trading is the cause for the hunger and unrest....

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The Great Brain Race Wildavsky, Ben Princeton University Press , 2010 Global Business

International competition for the brightest minds has made higher education a global commodity. In The Great Brain Race, Ben Wildavsky makes the case that this latest educational globalization should...

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