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The need for operational excellence (and subsequently, a Chief Operating Officer)

Small companies and start-ups often get off to a good start because of good product(s) combined with good marketing. As the company grows, it hires more sales people and product developers, one to increase demand and penetration, and the other to ensure adequate supply. 517 more words

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Lean Back, Do The Job You're Capable of Doing

Sometimes Doing A Job Right Means Leaning Back.

When the chief operating officer of Facebook, Sheryl Sandberg wrote Lean In, she wrote it to encourage women and to argue for a more equal approach. 731 more words


Another chapter in the long, slow decline of the chief operating officer

On its face, the retirement of Tim Fenton as chief operating officer (COO) at McDonald’s was a pretty routine corporate announcement. Executives come and go every day in the corporate world, and ill health forced Fenton (pictured above), after 41 years at the fast-food giant, to announce he was calling time on the globe-trotting lifestyle of a multinational manager this week. 346 more words

CGM Announces Daniel Kartchner as Chief Operating Officer

Church of God Ministries (CGM) is pleased to announce Daniel Kartchner as chief operating officer. Daniel comes to the position during a time of transition and dynamic change for Church of God Ministries, as well as the Church of God. 309 more words

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WCCT Global opens a newly Asian bridging clinical trials unit

WCCT Global, a full service contract research organisation (CRO), has opened a new Asian Bridging clinical research site. This state of the art facility has been reconfigured to provide for 30 semi-private rooms to give each clinical trial volunteer a more comfortable experience for extended in-house stays. 268 more words

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BREAKING: ATF Raids Ares Armor In Direct Violation of Court Issued Restraining Order

UPDATE 3/16: Apparently the temporary restraining order obtained by Ares Armor was revised to include a clause to “not restrain lawful criminal proceedings”. So, I guess the ATF considers breaking into a business and stealing its computers and records is a “lawful criminal proceeding”. 339 more words

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Fleksy brings its hilariously small predictive keyboard to the Gear 2

Fleksy, the makers of the ‘smart’ predicting custom keyboard, are bringing their technology to the Samsung Gear 2. Fleksy says they are the first custom keyboard developer to integrate with the Gear 2 to enable sending and responding text messages, at a microscopic scale. 137 more words