Category Archives: Accounting and Business Policy

Specific issues dealing with corporate governance

Workplace Privacy Issues begin to recede as the ‘Open Workspace’ revolution dawns.

Today’s modern work force is submitted to an unending barrage of activities that test the limits of personal privacy in exchange for the privilege of working for in an employer. Employees struggle with the limits they can reasonably expect privacy … Continue reading

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The Challenge of Ethical Behavior in Organizations

Journal of Business Ethics JBE Dordrecht Jul 1992 The imperatives of day-to-day organizational performance are so compelling that there is little time or inclination to divert attention to the moral content of organizational decision-making. Morality appears to be so esoteric … Continue reading

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Financial Management Comparison: Pepsi vs. Coke

Coca-Cola had strong sales in the fourth quarter of 2009 reporting at $7.51 billion, compared with the $7.13 billion the previous year. The most recent quarterly numbers met analyst estimates for 2009 put earnings of 66 cents a share, placing … Continue reading

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Marathon Gas & Oil Production Operations

Introduction The marathon gas and oil exploration company focused on the production of liquid hydrocarbons and natural gas worldwide. Some of the existing core production areas consist of the North Sea, US and Equatorial Guinea. Other areas of interest are … Continue reading

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How CFOs Can Drive Innovation

Innovation is sometimes one of the most difficult areas for companies to master. In this interview, Vijay Govindarajan explains some innovative ways of thinking and offers CFOs some advice on how they can succeed and become leaders in this crucial … Continue reading

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Drug price hikes draw scrutiny from lawmakers

Prices have skyrocketed for many medications used to treat rare conditions Associated Press (2007), Drug price hikes draw scrutiny from lawmakers Retrieved from MSNBC n.d. http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/26097240/ According to AARP, drug prices outpace consumer goods. In 2007 through prices rose 7.4%. … Continue reading

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A Banker’s Last Day at the Office, in a Bank He Built Aggressively

Original Article By JEREMY W. PETERS and ERIC DASH Published: July 31, 2007 New York Times http://www.nytimes.com/2007/07/31/nyregion/31hill.html The son of a prosperous Virginia real estate developer, Mr. Hill ran the bank as if it were his own personal patronage system. … Continue reading

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T&F Business Training and Re-Organization Initiative

Strategy   The consensus of T&F executives have decided it will be better off by creating the new division to supply web-based consulting and training services. T&F business executives must make their company agile to change in order to chase … Continue reading

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