Executive Analysis Articles
Concern over competitive environment rising; top areas for increased spending include technology (64%), existing facilities (42%) and workforce hiring (40%) in 2014.
Memo to climate change deniers: You’re gonna need a bigger boat.
The SBA has cleared the way for two major government guaranteed loan programs.
Say goodbye to your free ride on the nation’s physical and digital superhighways.
Growth through new products and distribution channels replaces regulation as the key driver for change. US managers grab first mover advantage over Europe by leading this shift in focus; medium sized managers furthest ahead on implementing a global operating model.
According to Fannie Mae’s Economic & Strategic Research Group, growth is expected to pick up in the second quarter and build throughout the summer, firming to approximately 2.7 percent for all of 2014.
As flexible as rubber, thinner than a human hair and 200 times stronger than steel, graphene is about to change the world.
Over the last three years, metro area manufacturing employment has expanded by an average annual rate of 1.7%. Energy intensive industry, in particular, has been a key component in manufacturing expansion.
Germany’s auto giants are set to unleash billions of dollars to expand North American production.
According to the report, 58% of CEOs plan on hiring in the year ahead, the highest percentage since 2007.