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cohort

Group whose members share a significant experience at a certain period of time or have one or more similar characteristics . People born in the same year, for example, are the birth cohorts (generation) for that year. Similarly, married men or those who smoke are cohorts of the other married men or other smokers.

Offshoring vs. Outsourcing

A key buzz word in the business world for years has been outsourcing, and specifically the upsides and downsides of it for both companies and countries. Offshoring is in many ways comparable to ... Read Full Article

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Management Changes can Help a lot With Timing

by Philip Tasho

Management changes can help a lot with timing. If a board of directors is serious about restructuring, they'll often hire someone from a best-in-class company to make it happen. Those people aren't cheap, which shows the board is serious, and the fact that the person is willing to come indicates they think they can add value. An executive from a first-class company taking over a laggard can mean a ...Read more

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