A review of the book “Vested: How Procter & Gamble, McDonald’s, and Microsoft Are Redefining Winning in Business Relationships,” by Kate Vitasek, Karl Manrodt, and Jeanne Kling is presented.
The article discusses the public relation (PR) in energy, transport network and financial issues for economic development. It claims that the Mediterranean region that been directly and indirectly influencing and influenced by, policies and decision making strategies of governments, industrial sectors and social entities. It relates that any project strategy or partnership should undergo a new effort involving governmental, corporate, social, cultural.Read More
The article focuses on the concept of enterprise transformation, the large-scale reorganization of a company to remain competitive during economic uncertainty. It is argued that transformation of a corporation’s strategies, management, and processes is more effective than pursuing incremental changes. A successful organizational transformation is defined as one that develops competencies in the values of customers, brands, employees, and partners, and creates strategies to allocate resources and pursue process innovations. INSET: CHANGING YOUR GAME.Read More
The article recommends three stocks in the U.S. It states that the General Growth Properties Next, the second-largest shopping-mall operator in the U.S., remains to be profitable despite its stocks falling to as low as 33 cents in March 2009. KVH Industries (KVHI) is deemed promising as a leading supplier of fiber-optic gyroscopes (FOGs) to the military. Medivation (MVN), the developer of Dimebon, one of the most promising drugs for treating Alzheimer’s disease, was being eyed on by Pfizer for a partnership worth hundreds of millions of dollars.Read More