- Bosses seek to hire ‘critical thinkers,’ but what does that mean they want? wsj.com/articles/bosse…. Thank you @hampshirecolg ! 2 years ago
- RT @MichelFeaster: A CEO’s job is to provide context. Shared my philosophy about building teams & culture w/ @nytcorneroffice https://t.co/… 2 years ago
- .@rodrikdani nails it again The G20’s Misguided Globalism livemint.com/Opinion/bYGlTw… Note "global commons," intra-country inequality. 2 years ago
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Category Archives: international business
Writing in Forbes, veteran Forrester analyst Stephanie Moore recently wrote that “every offshore development team requires an onsite component, [and] that [the] onsite component could be provided by American citizens — who naturally have more contextual business understanding, thus satisfying … Continue reading
I’ve seen many presentations about working in a global business that start with the same kinds of information you find in a travel guide: languages, currency, holidays, maps. These are very important details for anyone working with people in another … Continue reading
In a recent discussion about global IT services, one of my clients mentioned that we are essentially living in a post-visa world when it comes to India-US business. (Thank you, you know who you are!) There’s always been some uncertainty … Continue reading
I read this article because of the amazing story of Sean Maloney’s stroke and recovery process (my sister had a similar stroke in February, 2010, and writes about it here). Buried near the end of the article is this little … Continue reading
I keep mulling over the PR mistakes that the BP execs made in handling the Gulf oil spill (yeah, I know – if you’re looking for fast-breaking news, you are at the wrong blog!). I’m not the only one still … Continue reading
This is one of those weeks when it seems as though every news source is mentioning the growth of emerging markets: The pharmaceuticals industry is tracking five big deals in emerging markets… Universities in Asian emerging markets are recruiting US … Continue reading
Just after I wrote about a nationalistic tone in Obama’s speech where he encouraged selling into international markets, he signs into law dramatically higher fees on H1B visas that seem to be targeted directly at Indian IT/BPO services companies. The … Continue reading
I recently traveled to Israel with my family, and got to catch up with some friends I haven’t seen in 10 years! After a lovely dinner, one of their Jewish Israeli neighbors dropped by and mentioned his involvement with a … Continue reading
I got this email a few days before leaving for a trip to Israel, and started to laugh when I got to the last line of the marketing message “Attentive American-trained customer service.” Looks like the marketing team knows that … Continue reading
JPMC announced three executive role changes, and one of them is the creation of a new role of President of International, to be filled by Heidi Miller, a long-time player in Jamie Dimon’s inner circle. The announcement highlights the bank’s … Continue reading