“THERE’S only two things you do in the navy,” says Vice-Admiral Al Harms, former commander of the USS Nimitz, a nuclear-powered aircraft carrier that is one of the world’s biggest ships. “You fight, and you train to fight. Hopefully, most of the time you’re training.” The navy got Mr Harms hooked on continuous education, and […]
GULLIVER’S regular readers might be interested in an article in this week’s print edition about Boeing’s partial victory in a case at the World Trade Organisation, brought in retaliation for subsidies that the European Union is alleged to have given Airbus, its European planemaking rival. On May 15th the WTO’s final appeals body upheld parts […]
THE manufacture of airliners may be the world’s most globalised industry. Only two firms make big civil jets: Boeing of America and Airbus of Europe. Most of their revenues—55% for Boeing and 70% for Airbus—are earned outside their home territory. Both source parts from dozens of countries. But a ruling by the World Trade Organisation […]
A new survey finds entrepreneurs are still in the dark when it comes to EMV payment technology.
Employees in a small business are a soft target for cyber criminals. How do you protect your business?
There is some compelling recent research on teenage brains and risk taking that we just might be able to use at work to help us get better at taking business risks we might otherwise pass up.
DONALD TRUMP’S quest to protect American workers from cheating foreigners has begun. But in his first flurry of policy tweets and executive orders, China, his favourite bogeyman, was conspicuously absent. On the campaign trail he deplored China’s currency manipulation, accused it of flouting global trade rules and threatened a 45% tariff on its exports, all […]
Create one now. The FBI's Internet Crime Complaint Center originally called the fraud the Main-in-the-E-mail Scam, but this month, it renamed it the Business E-Mail Compromise to focus on its targeting of businesses. Three versions of the scam are common.
30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — WolfPAC Solutions Group, a division of Wolf & Company P.C., today announced the launch of its next generation business continuity planning solution, an integrated online tool designed for financial institutions, businesses, and …
The hypothesis very loosely speaking is that the Internet revolution was founded on an extremely precarious and highly politicised social equilibrium which may not be as robust as we like to think it is. Our failure to understand this presents us with …