How Weghorst’s perseverance improved his Premier League chance with Manchester United

Two days after Netherlands exited the World Cup on penalties in the quarterfinals against Argentina, Wout Weghorst was back home in Borne. Borne is a small town to the east of the Netherlands, near the German border. There was a match in town. His brother Twan was playing up front for Wout's first club, the amateur side RKSV NEO, who play … Continue reading How Weghorst’s perseverance improved his Premier League chance with Manchester United

Dwyane Wade watches son Zaire play again after injury scare

Basketball fans are long used to seeing the likes of LeBron James and Dwyane Wade on the sidelines of their kids' sporting endeavours, so it was no surprise to see Zaire Wade being cheered on by his father at the Basketball Africa League Combine in Paris this past weekend. The BAL Combine, on Jan. 15 and 16, … Continue reading Dwyane Wade watches son Zaire play again after injury scare

Does hierarchical ranking matter to corporate innovation efficiency?

Photo by Christina Morillo on Pexels.com Abstract Purpose This study aims to investigate whether and how corporate seniority culture (a form of high-power distance or hierarchy), a typical feature of Confucian norms, affects the corporate innovation efficiency in emerging markets. Design/methodology/approach This study defines and measures seniority culture through the ranking method of independent directors … Continue reading Does hierarchical ranking matter to corporate innovation efficiency?