How to team your way through disruption

Photo by fauxels on Pexels.com The past 18 months have felt like a series of massive disruptions, one after the other, yet some companies have emerged stronger because they were able to use the disruption as an opportunity to innovate. While technology has been a key enabler of this innovation, organizational change will have long-lasting … Continue reading How to team your way through disruption

Firms Structure and Control

The global firm wins in terms of cost, timing, learning and arbitrage benefits. The local firm wins in terms of flexibility, proximity and quick response time à customer-orientated benefits. So, the firm is shaped by both the forces of globalization and localization. The theory of integration-responsiveness is one of understanding industries, where both the pressures for global … Continue reading Firms Structure and Control

Did PDP presidential candidate, Atiku change name from Siddiq Abubakar and earned Master’s degree with GCE O’Level results?

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, says he wished to be known by his current name and not by his West African School Certificate which carries the name “Siddiq Abubakar.” According to documents displayed by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Atiku did not provide information on his primary education. … Continue reading Did PDP presidential candidate, Atiku change name from Siddiq Abubakar and earned Master’s degree with GCE O’Level results?

Nigerian police arrest INEC official, 2 others for crime

The Nigeria Police Force, Osun State command, has said it has apprehended a supervisor working with the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), a corps member and one other official over alleged manipulation of the ongoing distribution of Permanent Voters Cards in the Osu area of the state. According to a statement released by the command … Continue reading Nigerian police arrest INEC official, 2 others for crime

Canada shares damning report on security challenges in Nigeria

The Canadian Government has warned its nationals to avoid non-essential travels to Nigeria or completely avoid travelling to the country at the moment over terrorism, killings, kidnapping and general insecurity. The country gave the advice in the first part of a long publication on its website, saying, “Avoid non-essential travel to Nigeria due to the … Continue reading Canada shares damning report on security challenges in Nigeria

Nigerian authorities recover safe with foreign currencies, posh cars from ex-Army Chief, Buratai

SaharaReporters has exclusively obtained photographs of things including posh vehicles recovered by the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) from the house of a former Chief of Army Staff, Lt Gen Tukur Buratai (retd.), being used by a proxy. They include pictures of the safe where foreign currencies were recovered, Mercedes Benz 2022, Bulletproof … Continue reading Nigerian authorities recover safe with foreign currencies, posh cars from ex-Army Chief, Buratai

Agency theory and firm boundaries

Wendy's new "Image Activation" restaurants feature bold, "ultra-modern" designs that greatly enhance the customer experience, including lounge seating with fireplaces, flat-screen TVs, Wi-Fi and digital menuboards.(PRNewsFoto/The Wendy's Company) In this lecture, market presence and activities will be discussed. First topic is the theory of transaction cost economics. Transactions can take place in both the market … Continue reading Agency theory and firm boundaries