International Business

Learning from Brexit

by , Issue: July / August 2016

Forget worrying about the occasional Black Swan. Dealing with unexpected world-changing events is the new normal.
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Hooking Up Lessons from Ashley Madison and Enron

by Issue: July / August 2015

There are many lessons to be found in the wake of the hacker attack on Toronto’s Avid Life Media. And they are not just for controversial companies.
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Protect Your Brand: Join the Retail Fight Club

by Issue: July / August 2015

Product counterfeiters hurt more than just corporate bottom lines. They put jobs at risk, and threaten consumers. And the problem is just going to get worse, so here is how to fight back.
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A Greek Tragedy with No Written Final Act

by Issue: July / August 2015

Greece’s epic battle with debt still threatens the euro, but the world economy has gained some insulation to the ongoing crisis thanks to a game of musical bondholders.

How to Lead an Effective Virtual Team

by , Issue: May / June 2015

The modern office is increasingly defined by time zones, rather than walls. But not all virtual teams are created equal. This article is about how to succeed where many fail.

How to be a Top-Gun Deal Maker

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When it comes to negotiating, approaches matter more than many people think. Based on interviews with some of the best in the business, this article looks at what it takes to be a master negotiator.

Navigating the New Maritime Age

by , Issue: May / June 2015

Boardroom captains need to watch out for disruptive waves generated by seaborne trade, naval buildups and climate change, which could sink unprepared businesses.
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Dealing with the New Cuba

by , Issue: January / February 2015

Foreign investors are excited by the potential for profits in a post-embargo Cuba, but doing business the Havana way will require patience and nerves of steel.

Championing North America’s potential

by Issue: May / June 2014

The tilt towards Asia that has long been heralded in the foreign policy of the United States of America carries with…

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