A Global Merger Fever

A Global Merger Fever

During the 1990s, and especially in the last two years, news of corporate mergers and acquisitions has hit with mind-numbing speed. Names of firms...
The Young Global Workforce of the Future

The Young Global Workforce of the Future

Picture a group of people as large as the entire labor force of all the developed nations in 1990. Then imagine them all as young people, still...
Feelings About Emotional Intelligence

Feelings About Emotional Intelligence

Sometimes a new scientific model changes the way we view the world. Sometimes it just reaffirms our common sense. It’s intriguing that the concept of...
Are ASPs in the Future of HR?

Are ASPs in the Future of HR?

Yet another revolutionary information technology trend is promising to change the way firms run their operations, including human resources. This time,...
The Future of Headhunting

The Future of Headhunting

Is the executive recruitment game going through a radical change? That depends on whom you ask and, maybe more importantly, what level of executive...
The Shift from Training to Learning

The Shift from Training to Learning

The buzz these days is that training is being fundamentally redefined, that there’s a shift away from traditional training and toward learning- on-dema...
The Looming Age Wave

The Looming Age Wave

A societal tidal wave will sweep over developed nations during the next several decades, potentially changing everything from the way individuals...
The Spreading AIDS Pandemic

The Spreading AIDS Pandemic

The AIDS pandemic is reaching such catastrophic dimensions that, in a historic move, the U.S. government has formally declared it a threat to U.S.
Do Diversity Programs Reduce Race Discrimination?

Do Diversity Programs Reduce Race Discrimination?

Not only is race discrimination still widely seen as a major problem in the U.S., a number of experts are criticizing some of the very programs...
Exporting Managed Care

Exporting Managed Care

Managed care is going global, as major U.S. healthcare companies invest in healthcare companies worldwide and U.S. consultants pitch the concept to...