The Perils of Short-Term Thinking
It’s hard to ignore shareholder demands for quarterly earnings miracles. But too often what looks like “success” today can inhibit a company’s competitiveness tomorrow.
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5th World Congress on Family Law and Children's Rights
Organised by , to be held at World Trade and Convention Centre Halifax, Nova Scotia Canada from 2009-08-23 to 2009-08-26
An evaluation of Simventure
This paper discusses the value of providing a simulated experience of how organisations work enabling skills and knowledge from disparate subject areas to be synthesised and assimilated in solving complex business problem
Season 2 – Lesson 30 – Coffee Break Spanish
Coming up in this lesson: In lesson 30 of Coffee Break Spanish we’re dealing with one of the trickiest things to do in a foreign language: make telephone calls. When you can’t see the person to whom you are speaking, it makes things that bit more difficult! In this episode you’ll learn the standard phrases […]
Sustaining enterprise education
This presentation examines the impact of enterprise education on the career aspiration, decisions and intentions of HE students
Sniffing the Air of Alien Earths | CfA
Are we alone in the universe? We've found hundreds of planets orbiting distant stars, including several dozen in their star's habitable zone. But do any of them host life? To find out, we'll need to look for telltale molecules like oxygen or methane. The next generation of telescopes may answer this question when they take their first "sniffs" of alien air. Speaker: Dr. Sarah Rugheimer
The CIA's 2013 Worlds of Flavor Conference: Nathan Myhrvold and Tim Ryan
Learn more at http://www.worldsofflavor.com/ Watch Nathan Myhrvold give his keynote speech at The Culinary Institute of America's 2013 Worlds of Flavor Conference: Kitchens Connected, "Modernist Cuisine: New Frontiers at the Intersection of Art, Science, and Business"
18.443 Statistics for Applications (MIT)
This course provides a broad treatment of statistics, concentrating on specific statistical techniques used in science and industry. The course topics include hypothesis testing and estimation. It also includes confidence intervals, chi-square tests, nonparametric statistics, analysis of variance, regression, and correlation.
President Patrick Deane speaks to Marauders the night before Vanier Cup
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Jeff Gold Inaugural Lecture - The Leader's Conundrum or 'You cannot lift yourself up by your own shi
The aim of the lecture will be to do demonstrate the need to challenge continuing traditional images of leaders, often depicted at the apex of things, on top of a hill or at the centre of a complex web of activity. I will argue that those nominated as leaders MUST become aware of what I will call the leader's conundrum and complement their inspiration with 99 x perspiration. To appreciate this call, attendees to the lecture as respectfully asked to do the following just before the lecture: a.
Blast in Mogadishu kills six, scores injured
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe DISREGARD SECOND VERSION - Somali police say al Shabaab militants were behind a remote-controlled bomb blast that killed at least six people and wounded 25 others in the capital, Mogadishu. Mana Rabiee reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around
Valparaiso University's 2014 Dance Marathon raises over $24,000 for the Ann and Robert H Lurie Children's Hospital. Special thanks to all those who made this worth while event possible.
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Rituals of Inversion and Subversion in the Inclusion of Qualitative Research in WHO Guidelines
Evidence-based medicine (EBM)—and its hallmark method, meta-analysis—have enjoyed rapidly increasing visibility and legitimacy since the early 1990s. The many assumptions of EBM—that valid, universal knowledge can be produced, that knowledge ...
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Scenes from a war with no end in sight
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Amateur video purports to show wounded children in a field hospital and victims' bodies wrapped in blankets in the Syrian city of Aleppo following a bomb attack. Deborah Lutterbeck reports. More from Syria: http://smarturl.it/SyriaAttack Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topi
Zoeken in boeken Een bundel waarin er vanuit drie verschillende invalshoeken wordt gewerkt rond boeken.
Een bundel waarin er vanuit drie verschillende invalshoeken wordt gewerkt rond boeken.
Uplifting Athletes - LiveB1G
Uplifting Athletes is a successful national organization run by current college football student-athletes and focused on raising money and awareness to fight rare diseases, but it all started on the campus of Penn State University with an event called Lift for Life back in 2003. Though it began as a means to support a single teammates’ father, Lift for Life has raised close to $1 million since its inception and is now the largest annual donor to the Kidney Cancer Association.
Rocket launched from Lebanon into northern Israel
Israel's military says a single rocket was launched from Lebanon and landed in the northern part of the country, far out of range of most rockets launched from Gaza. Deborah Gembara reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More updates and breaking news: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financia
The reasons for attrition
This paper focuses on a) to reflect on an approach, decisions and subsequent knowledge with regard to non response and b) to discuss the "attrition survey", rather than discussing the actual results of an overall longitudinal study. This should be linked to the paper "student experiences of enterprise education"