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How to choose between growth and ROIC

Investors reward high-performing companies that shift their strategic focus prudently, even if that means lower returns or slower growth.

Authors: Jiang, Bin; Koller, Timothy
Product Type: Journal Articles
Source: McKinsey Quarterly
Publication Year: 2007

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One key to creating value is understanding how to manage the subtle balance between growth and returns on invested capital. Empirical evidence suggests that companies enjoying strong ROIC can afford to let it decline over the short term to pursue growth—and that companies with low returns are better off improving ROIC than emphasizing growth...

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The New Utopia, Keeping the World As It Is

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Product Type: Magazine / Newspaper Articles
Source: World Business Council for Sustainable Development
Publication Year: 2007

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Utopias have always inspired humankind -- from the defence of enlightenment against religious fanaticism during the Middle Ages, to reconstruction after last century's wars, to the end of colonialism...

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Making the Most of Asset Disposal

Author: Strathmann, Joe
Product Type: Magazine / Newspaper Articles
Source: GreenerComputing
Publication Year: 2007

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Environmentally responsible IT asset disposal -- now a top priority for millions of businesses and consumers worldwide -- hadn't fully emerged as the global calling we've come to know...

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How One Global Bank Successfully Transformed Itself

Author: Varley, John
Product Type: Magazine / Newspaper Articles
Source: Strategy + Business
Publication Year: 2007

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In 2003, the management of Barclays Bank resolved to put our foot on the accelerator of performance. There were two main reasons. We saw an opportunity to create faster growth in shareholder value. And we thought it was important to develop our capabilities around the world so that, when customers chose a bank in the markets in which we operate, they would think of Barclays first...

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Chinese Light-Bulb Imports Spark EU Controversy

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Product Type: Magazine / Newspaper Articles
Source: World Business Council for Sustainable Development
Publication Year: 2007

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European consumers will probably have to wait another year before they see the prices of energy-saving light bulbs fall, following a Commission decision to extend anti-dumping duties on imports from China rather than scrap them immediately...

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Can Rural Finance Take Root in China? About 750 Million People Hope So

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Product Type: Magazine / Newspaper Articles
Source: Knowledge @ Wharton
Publication Year: 2007

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Until recently, China has not worried about break-even or even money-losing banking projects. Rural finance was considered to have more of a social-welfare, poverty-alleviation mission than a business one...

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Preparing to be the Stakeholder Relationship Manager: The Case of Wal-Mart

Authors: Scully, Maureen; Roberts, Alex
Product Type: Teaching Modules
Source: The Aspen Institute Center for Business Education
Publication Year: 2007

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This Teaching Module now includes a Teaching Note for Faculty. The job description for Wal-Mart's recently created "Senior Director for Stakeholder Management" seeks "an innovative, out-of-the-box thinker" who can work on the company's commitments in areas including labor and wages, health care, product sourcing, and the environment. Are business schools today training leaders who could fill this role?

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A New Voice for Green Business

A nonprofit aims to help earth-friendly companies find partners-and an ear in Washington.

Author: Kimes, Mina
Product Type: Magazine / Newspaper Articles
Source: CNN Money
Publication Year: 2007

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As eco-friendly small businesses spring up in growing numbers, a new group is bringing them together. The Green Chamber (thegreenchamber.org), a nationwide business network for sustainable companies, opened its doors-and launched its website-in late July...

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BA is Fined $300 Million for Price-Fixing

Britain's largest airline's fine reduced for cooperating in the case

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Product Type: Magazine / Newspaper Articles
Source: MSNBC
Publication Year: 2007

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British Airways PLC was fined $300 million Thursday after pleading guilty to antitrust charges and admitting fixing some prices on international flights...

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India's Rural Poor: Why Housing Isn't Enough to Create Sustainable Communities

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Product Type: Magazine / Newspaper Articles
Source: Knowledge @ Wharton
Publication Year: 2007

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India's desire to become the world's next big economic power is as real as the enormous challenges it faces in raising the social and economic well being of its rural populations...

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