Effective Supply Chains Key to Delighting Customers and Creating Stakeholder Value

Firms need to focus on maximizing value in their supply chain—a series of interrelated activities to move a product or service from its originating point to the customer or client. It is the linkages involved in delivering a product or service most productively for the customer and the business. It is vital to operations management and crucial to deliver consistent, high-quality products on-time to customers, and to create value for the business. 

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Maximizing Shareholder Value Works When CEOs Focus On Enterprise Value Not Bonuses

T he Business Round Table (BRT) had an aha moment and decided maximizing shareholder value  is not a corporation’s sole purpose. That metrics from the 1980s is wrong, it said. The BRT is late getting to this undeniable conclusion. It is indisputable that this profit focus fed CEOs’ greed nature and primed the Great Recession. CEOs […]

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Facebook’s $5 Billion Fine Encourages Executive Misdeeds

Facebook’s $5 billion fine by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) for serial privacy abuses doesn’t go far enough. After the market received news of the fine, Facebook’s market value spiked $10 billion, and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Mark Zuckerberg’s net worth rose $1 billion. Facebook’s leaders rejoiced. Why not? Facebook did not agree to wrongdoing, and the […]

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