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- Become solutions focused or perish. Ivey, Ian // NZ Business;Apr2005, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p4
Deals with the challenges faced by an international Australian-based group in the traditional metal-bashing sector in 2005. Changes implemented by the company; Effect of Chinese imports on the manufacturing base of the group; Criticisms on the business model used by the company.
- National Interests and Multinational Business. Fowler, Henry H. // California Management Review;Fall1965, Vol. 8 Issue 1, p3
The article discusses the conflict which can arise between multinational corporations and the national interests of a country. According to the article, both free world businesses and governments should be concerned with this relationship. Questions which the author feels need to be answered...
- SWOT Analysis. // Sumitomo Corporation SWOT Analysis;Oct2005, p5
Provides a business analysis of Sumitomo Corp., an integrated trading company with diverse interests in several industries, focusing on its strengths, weaknesses, opportunities for improvement and threats to the company. Strengths, including benefits derived from its strong global network and...
- Business Environment. // Australia Infrastructure Report;Q1 2011, Issue 1, p47
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- International strategy: From local to global and beyond. Hitt, Michael A.; Li, Dan; Xu, Kai // Journal of World Business;Jan2016, Vol. 51 Issue 1, p58
To survive and thrive, multinational enterprises (MNEs) have had to adapt to dramatic changes and increasing complexity in the global competitive landscape over the past 50 years. MNEsâ€™ international strategies and the academic research on the various attributes and outcomes of these...
- How Does the U.S. Economy Stack Up? Weidenbaum, Murray // USA Today Magazine;Jul2010, Vol. 139 Issue 2782, p10
In this article the author discusses the challenges facing the U.S. government in strengthening its position in international commerce. He believes that the government need to focus on factors that transcend political and business cycles including the continued growth of science and technology....
- A hard fight for the service sector. Barnes, Scott // Accountancy;Jul2003, Vol. 132 Issue 1319, p66
The article focuses on the service sector of Great Britain and its prospects for long-term recovery. In the last two years the service industry has seen signs of weakening performance albeit in the last six months, there has been a hope that an upturn may materialize. Even the most optimistic of...
- Let's get real with each other about today's business climate. O'Dowd, Charlie // Inside Tucson Business;3/9/2009, Vol. 18 Issue 41, p14
The author reflects on the implication of the economic recession to business in Arizona. He points out that people were not considering the core business when they made decisions in their businesses which were considered mistakes in a business perspective. He considers the calculation of cost of...
- Report Reveals Business Conditions of Metalforming Companies. // Welding Journal;Dec2004, Vol. 83 Issue 12, p6
Reports on the business conditions of metalforming companies in the U.S. Factors contributing to the improvement of metalforming companies.