THE TRADING FLOOR
- Unemployed Managers Over 40 Still Taking Care of Business. // Women in Business;Mar/Apr2002, Vol. 54 Issue 2, p18
Focuses on trends in establishing a business among managers and executives over the age of 40 in the U.S. Rationale behind the move.
- The Food Chain. // Grand Rapids Business Journal;09/18/2000, Vol. 18 Issue 38, p36
Presents the business views of several executives in the United States. Views of doctor J. Craig Venter on the potential of genomics; Impression of Rick Snyder, president of Avalon Investments Inc. on the economy; Criticism of periodical editor Scott Payne on businessman Richard Cheney's...
- What if? Tirschwell, Peter; Dupin, Chris; Armbruster, Bill; Atkinson, Helen; Mongelluzzo, Bill; Edmonson, R. G. // JoC Week;10/15/2001, Vol. 2 Issue 41, p11
Reports on the effort of supply-chain managers on the security of business operations in the United States. Urgent request of managers on alternative routing, service providers and mode usage; Focus of companies on the continuity planning of supply-chain; Statement of Dave Woodward, manager...
- Executives waste one month a year on telephone calls. // Supervision;May90, Vol. 51 Issue 5, p12
Details findings of a survey on the amount of time being spent by American executives in making telephone calls. Percentage of the average executive's working day spent on the telephone; Percent of unproductive phone calls; Suggestions on saving time and increase business productivity.
- Grabbing the Gold. Boyce, Clayton // Traffic World;4/15/2002, Vol. 266 Issue 15, p9
Reports the recognition of two executives of the Council of Logistics Management for Harry E. Salzberg Medallions award in the U.S. Educational background; Career history; Job responsibilities.
- If we don't clean up our businesses, capitalism as we know it may not survive. Yager, Ed // Enterprise/Salt Lake City;9/9/2002, Vol. 32 Issue 10, p21
Comments on the ethics of corporate executives in the U.S. Responsibility of corporate leaders; Character dimension of leadership; Corporate mission statements.
- Leading business executives create council to promote school-to-work programs. Olson, Lynn // Education Week;12/14/94, Vol. 14 Issue 15, p19
Reports on the formation of the National Employment Leadership Council by leading corporate executives in the United States. Promotion of business involvement in school-to-work programs; Collaboration with the Education and Labor departments; Comments from President Bill Clinton; List of charter...
- Poor results dampen pay of CEOs. Voges, Nicole // Business Insurance;7/29/2002, Vol. 36 Issue 30, p2
Reports the declining rate of cash compensation for top executives in the commercial insurance industry in the U.S. Factors influencing the amount reduction; Strategy in determining fair payment packages for executives; Positive consequences from the shift to corporate financial performance.
- CAN EVERYONE CONTRIBUTE? Alleyne, Sonia; Morgan, Christina // Black Enterprise;Oct2002, Vol. 33 Issue 3, p71
Discusses a strategic approach to involving employee stockholders in company planning and business strategy. Roles of managers; Response of managers to challenges of the U.S. economy.