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CFOs Taking Charge in the Brave New World of Advanced Analytics

CFOs Taking Charge in the Brave New World of Advanced Analytics

Contributed by Marcus Evans, 26 November, 2014

When Apple CFO Peter Oppenheimer stepped down this year as finance chief and Luca Maeistri took the reins, ample attention was given to the new report to CEO Tim Cook... Read Full Article »

Tags: small business | business | interest | investment | training | education | manufacturing

 

How CFOs Can Achieve Strategic Vendor Negotiations

How CFOs Can Achieve Strategic Vendor Negotiations

Contributed by Marcus Evans, 26 November, 2014

Chief Financial Officers (CFOs) should not wait until renewal time to renegotiate major contracts, according to Brad Birdwell, Managing Partner, and John Grendi, Senior Vice President, Third Law Sourcing... Read Full Article »

Tags: law | services | environment

 

What is the best country for expats?

What is the best country for expats?

Contributed by expatriatehealthcare.com, 13 November, 2014

Infographic courtesy of expatriatehealthcare.com Read Full Article »

Tags: Healthcare | Lifestyle | Invest | Live and Invest Overseas | International Living | Healthcare | Lifestyle | real-estate

 

Ebola - what it means for a business community feeling at risk

Ebola - what it means for a business community feeling at risk

Contributed by APRIL International UK, 04 November, 2014

Before the current outbreak of Ebola, West Africa was best known as an area rich in minerals – in Liberia, iron ore and timber were the main exports, Sierra Leone was well known as a source of diamonds, chromite and rutile... Read Full Article »

Tags: business | Africa | expatriates | Guinea | Sierra Leone | Spain | Liberia | Niger | Nigeria | insurance | environment

 

Common Expat Mistakes when moving to Italy

Common Expat Mistakes when moving to Italy

Contributed by Gate-away.com, 28 October, 2014

Moving to a new country is an exciting thought, but the reality of the move may be a bit more challenging. When moving to a country like Italy, expatriates often make some common mistakes which make the adaptation to the new culture more difficult... Read Full Article »

Tags: expatriates | Italy | energy

 

Virtual Private Networks for Expats

Virtual Private Networks for Expats

Contributed by My Private Network, 17 October, 2014

For all the excitement that the expat life provides one constant gripe we hear from those living abroad is that using the internet becomes a somewhat testing experience! Read Full Article »

Tags: Middle East | China | services | internet

 

How to Explain Your Extended Period of Joblessness in Interviews & Discussions

How to Explain Your Extended Period of Joblessness in Interviews & Discussions

Contributed by Vineeta Tiwari, 17 October, 2014

Why is your resume showing so many gaps? Will you please explain me your unemployment status for these many months? These can be squirm-inducing questions and you feel your heart racing and voice stuttering while explaining things. Read Full Article »

Tags: business | interest | unemployment | professionals

 

Your guide to studying abroad

Your guide to studying abroad

Contributed by the European Commission, 14 October, 2014

As an EU citizen, you are entitled to study at any EU university under the same conditions as nationals, although entry conditions vary in each country. You may also have the chance to do part of your studies abroad or complete a traineeship in a company through the Erasmus+ programme. Read Full Article »

Tags: interest | Europe | Work | Study | Macedonia | Turkey | Iceland | Liechtenstein | Norway | training | education | fees

 

What's New About the 2014 Streamlined Procedure for Americans Living Abroad?

What's New About the 2014 Streamlined Procedure for Americans Living Abroad?

Contributed by Inese Zemelman, 09 October, 2014

The old streamlined procedure was a welcome addition for taxpayers abroad, but it still had its limitations.

On June 18th 2014, the IRS Amnesty Program was greatly expanded and with it, the pool of eligible taxpayers. Read Full Article »

Tags: compliance | Offshore | Compliance | forex | penalties | law | offshore | services | tax

 

Healthcare Facility Management Must Be Focused on Prevention

Healthcare Facility Management Must Be Focused on Prevention

Contributed by marcus evans, 30 September, 2014

Interview with: Mark C. Sams, Vice President - Planning, Facilities Management and Engineering, Harris Health System Read Full Article »

Tags: Healthcare | Healthcare | energy | environment

 

 

 




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