Tags » MIT Sloan Management Review

Oxford Saïd Research Shows How CEOs Keep In The Know - And Why Sometimes They Fail

CEOs know that it’s vital for them to keep on top of what’s going on in their organisation, and almost all have developed a ‘personal knowledge infrastructure’ to help them do just that  – but they rarely pause to consider its effectiveness and fit, say a team of academics from Warwick Business School and Saïd Business School, University of Oxford. 653 more words

Breaking News

Social Media Week Part III - Twitter and Innovation in Your Compliance Program

I continue my exploration of the use of social media in your Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) compliance program today. One of the ways that Chief Compliance Officers (CCOs) and compliance practitioners can communicate about their compliance programs is through the use of the social media tool Twitter. 1,163 more words

Compliance Programs

Big Data: It’s Not How Big it is, it’s How You Use it

The recent rush of businesses to get aboard the big data train is a bit like the folks who stock up on exercise equipment and then congratulate themselves for being fit while the unused treadmill lives out its days as a drying rack. 325 more words

"You can't manage what you can't measure" - Vishal Shah, VP of Media Strategy and Business Development, NFL

Just like in the business world at large, analytics and data have taken over sports.  Zebra Technologies introduced wearable player tracking technology to every NFL stadium in 2014 with the company’s aim to implement the technology at all levels of sport.  856 more words


Tribute To Eddie LeBaron and CCO as Compliance Project Sponsor

Today we celebrate Eddie LeBaron, who died last week. LeBaron was a diminutive pro quarterback for 11 seasons in the National Football League (NFL) in the 1950s and 1960s. 1,173 more words


Good OM Reading: What Successful Project Managers Do

In today’s dynamic and competitive world, a project manager’s key challenge is coping with frequent unexpected events. Despite meticulous planning, the manager may daily encounter such events as the failure of workers to show up at a site, the bankruptcy of a key vendor, a contradiction in engineering guidelines, or changes in customers’ requirements. 302 more words

What We Are Reading

Good OM Reading: Sustaining Sustainability

Steve Zaffron, CEO of the Vanto Group and co-author of the best-selling business book, The Three Laws of Performance, believes that sustainability nirvana occurs when social responsibility moves from being expressed in one-off initiatives, siloed in the corporate CSR office, to a way of being and acting that is embedded in the company culture and work habits of employees. 259 more words

What We Are Reading