Credit Rating Agencies – Need For Reform

Edna B. Shearer

1. Crisis – Spotlight on Credit Rating Agencies “Credit-rating agencies use their control of information to fool investors into believing that a pig is a cow and a rotten egg is a roasted chicken. Collusion and misrepresentation are not elements of a genuinely free market ” – US Congressman Gary […]

Business Cards and Business Etiquette

Edna B. Shearer

Complying with popular etiquettes that are prevalent in the region where one is working plays an important role in determining the success level of a person’s commercial endeavour. People around the world follow certain etiquettes relating to big business issues and even issues as small as designing a business card. […]

White Label Hosting

Edna B. Shearer

What is White Label Hosting? White label hosting is a franchise agreement to use another company’s products and services as your brand name. The offeror is usually a solid and established business while the offeree is a small business with a limited capital base. Let’s use this example: Company A […]

Get Ahead With Distance Learning

Edna B. Shearer

DISTANCE LEARNING Whether you’re looking to progress in your current career or to make a fresh start, distance learning gives you the flexibility to study what you want, when you want. The range of courses available is huge – Pick an interest and there’s more than likely a course that […]

Business Book Summary: Teaming

Edna B. Shearer

In Teaming, Amy C. Edmondson explains how the increasingly complex and demanding nature of the business world poses learning challenges to organizations. Those who form flexible and collaborative teams to achieve their goals are more likely to be successful. Such collaboration does not come naturally, however, and Edmondson examines how […]