Archive for 'entrepreneurship'
The Maturing Face of Entrepreneirship
It used to be you started a business because you saw a money-making opportunity. Someone had a idea, saw a market for a product or service that was needed...
Leadership Practices and Green Business
It is customary for corporations to rotate people they are grooming for leadership positions. The rotation gives them exposure and experience to various aspects of the business - and it does. But it also means that companies are 'selecting' for leadership traits that may not be in their best interest.
Nature or Nurture?
This recent article in the Economist gives that old argument new meaning. Japanese scientists have been working to find a genetic link between people and their profession and their satisfaction with their profession. This has come about as scientists have finally discovered that genes don't act alone, but can be influenced by the environment ?