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Key strategies for attracting and retaining employees for multinational companies.


Tips on how to be intentionally positive in a negative work environment

Researchers dubbed this project "The Waiter Spit in my Soup!" You might be surprised that over 50 percent of customer service employees are responsible for some sort of deviant behavior toward customers.

Anything that produces pleasure in our brain can become addictive, including your smart phone. (*ENCORE)

Black-owned businesses in Texas are growing at a faster rate than Texas businesses as a whole – but they are trailing on several economic indicators, according to a new report.

How to redeem brainstorming sessions from a waste of time into collaborative engagement where great strategies or concepts can be discovered.

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has revoked the trademark of the NFL's Washington Redskins, after ruling in a case brought by five Native Americans who say the name disparages them. While the decision could have wide repercussions, it does not require the team to change its name. It is also subject to appeal, which the team has confirmed it will pursue.

Business Reivew: Ethics In Business

Jun 12, 2014

When teaching business ethics, developing critical thinking skills by considering real life examples helps when facing difficult ethical issues.

The three key members business leaders need on their team to help propel the business to where they want to go.

Revising its early numbers for the first quarter of 2014, the Commerce Department says the U.S. economy shrank by 1 percent at an annualized rate. Last month, estimates of the quarter's gross domestic product had shown a small gain of 0.1 percent.

Government analysts blame the slump on "a significant decline in inventory investment," especially among car dealerships. They also say U.S. exports declined along with spending on housing and government programs.

We commonly believe certain myths about innovation -- that innovation is produced by a lone genius, or that it's the product of serendipity. The words 'organized' and 'innovation' are rarely heard together, but an organized approach to innovation is exactly what America needs today.

In America’s increasingly fragmented health care delivery system, one solution may be what’s called a “patient-centered medical home.” 

Ryland Barton / KWBU News

With the new Baylor football stadium opening in August, downtown Waco’s about to have a lot more cars on game days. Businesses are hoping to capture some of the extra foot traffic. But the city is still trying to figure out how to get everyone from downtown to the stadium.


Business Reivew: Attracting Millennials

May 15, 2014

Generation Y has high expectations of their employer. While it may stretch companies out of their comfort zones to facilitate a work environment that will attract Millennials, if they don't make adjustments, they'll miss out on the next generation of new talent. (*ENCORE)

Today's multicultural marketplace is complex and tricky to navigate. Companies that operate openly with proficiency in inter-cultural messaging fare far better than most.

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