- Want new talent? Change the culture. Rosner, Mark A. // Railway Age;May2001, Vol. 202 Issue 5, p12
Examines the difficulty experienced by the railroad industry in recruiting and retaining young managers. Factors that might hinder the recruitment of young managers in the railroad industry; Suggestions on how to recruit and retain management talents for the railroad industry.
- HarperCollins U.K. fined for misleading Alistair Maclean covers. Menkes, V.; Reuter, M. // Publishers Weekly;10/18/1991, Vol. 238 Issue 46, p16
Reports that HarperCollins U.K. has been fined over 6000 pounds for misleading bookbuyers by publishing two thrillers whose story line was devised by Alistair Maclean, without making it clear that they were written after he died.
- Harper U.K. braces for layoffs. Wheeler, Sara // Publishers Weekly;7/3/1995, Vol. 242 Issue 27, p9
Reports on the possible workforce reduction at HarperCollins in Great Britain. Conditions of the market; Number of jobs expected to be cut; Requests for voluntary resignations.
- Harper U.K. may dump NBA; PA head calls it a `milestone'. Richardson, Jean // Publishers Weekly;9/25/1995, Vol. 242 Issue 39, p12
Reports that United Kingdom-based book publisher HarperCollins may follow the example of other book companies by making its book list available for discounting; Future of the Net Book Agreement (NBA) as bleak after HarperCollins' announcement; Predictions of the NBA's collapse before the end of...
- 100 jobs cut in Harper U.K. restructuring. Wheeler, Sara // Publishers Weekly;7/17/1995, Vol. 242 Issue 29, p123
Reports on the employee layoffs at HarperCollins U.K. Sale of the company's stationery and diaries division; Relocation of the cartographic division from Edinburgh, Scotland to HarperCollins' offices in Glasgow, Scotland; Remarks from executive chairman Eddie Bell.
- Harper profits down, hit by weakness in U.K., SF, paperbacks. Baker, John F. // Publishers Weekly;8/26/1996, Vol. 243 Issue 35, p29
Announces that HarperCollins has reported declines in revenues and profits in the fiscal year ended June 30, 1996. Citing dramatically lower earnings from its U.K. operations; Weak performance in its San Francisco unit and HarperPaperbacks; Other financial data.
- Rumors persist about Bell. Wheeler, Sara // Publishers Weekly;12/4/1995, Vol. 242 Issue 49, p10
Reports on the rumored termination of HarperCollins U.K. executive chairman and publisher, Eddie Bell. Announcement of Chief Executive Officer George Craig that he has no intention of firing Bell.
- Designing information technology for people. Etherington, William A. // Business Quarterly;Spring94, Vol. 58 Issue 3, The Information... p103
Focuses on the design of information technology capabilities and components from the perspective of the people who will use them. Importance of human-centric technology; Anticipated new uses of computers; Linking of networks; Need for more cooperation in the industry; Need for faster computers...
- For better or worse. Stoffels, Bob // America's Network;11/01/94, Vol. 98 Issue 21, p6
Speculates on the impact of the development of the information highway in the United States. Gap between society's various segments; Displacement of certain occupations; Creation of new opportunities.