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140 Characters of Risk: Some CEOs Fear Twitter

140 Characters of Risk: Some CEOs Fear Twitter Social-Media Gaffes Make Some Chiefs Leery of Twitter, but a Few Brave Ones Embrace It By LESLIE KWOH And MELISSA KORN When General Electric Co. GE -0.22% Chief Executive Jeffrey Immelt tweeted for the first time this month, his “Hello Twitter” was greeted with some snarky replies, including this one: “@JeffImmelt how come […]

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How Outsourcing Drives Innovation and Growth

Is this email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser. How Outsourcing Drives Innovation and Growth Read Larry Popelka’s new Bloomberg Businessweekinnovation column on those controversial “made in China” Olympic uniforms – and find out why they are actually good for the American economy.  Virtually every politician—Republican and Democrat—is up in arms about how the […]

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What the Economist says about the “Net Geners” and Multigenerational Workforce

Managing the Facebookers Dec 30th 2008 From The Economist print edition The balance of power between old-school managers and young talent is changing—a bit Illustration by David Simonds THEIR defenders say they are motivated, versatile workers who are just what companies need in these difficult times. To others, however, the members of “Generation Y”—those born […]

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