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Managing IT Resources In The Context Of A Strategic ...

Faced with the constant pressure from internal customers, who want answers to their problems on increasingly short order, based on the best possible expertise and at the lowest cost, Hydro-Quebec's IT Solutions Department (ITSD) decided to undertake a twofold structural change aimed at: 1) decentralizing the IT specialists to the IT business units; and 2) establishing a horizontal approach to ...

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KTM: Quest For Growth - HBR Store

KTM was a leading sport motorcycle company based in Austria, with sales internationally. In 2005, the company was considering expanding into all terrain vehicles (ATVs), a market which was experiencing mid- to high double-digit sales growth and healthy operating margins.

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The Tata Nano: What Went Wrong? - HBR Store

After introducing the Nano Twist and trying to reposition the Nano as more than a "cheap car," Tata Motors was considering permanently ceasing production of the Nano and using the plant to manufacture other sedans. What had gone wrong with the Nano and what was in store for its future? Arpita Agnihotri is affiliated with IBS, Hyderabad.

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Pfizer: Global Protection Of Intellectual Property

Top officials at Pfizer are assessing their strategy for improving protection of Pfizer's patents around the world. The outcome of the Uruguay Round of the GATT negotiations is uncertain, and it is not clear whether an acceptable intellectual property protection agreement will emerge.

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Burger King: Developing A Marketing Mix For Growth

In 2015, Burger King, one of America's oldest fast-food chains, continues to face fierce competition from McDonald's, Wendy's and the emerging fast-casual restaurant chains. As a result, Burger King needs to develop a marketing mix that will distance it from its competitors and narrow the gap with McDonald's, the industry leader.

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Himalaya Shampoo: Building A Differentiated Brand Image

Amid this dichotomous culture of hair-care products, how could the Himalaya brand establish itself as a differentiated herbal offering? S. Ramesh Kumar is affiliated with Indian Institute of Management and S. Venkatesh is affiliated with Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore.

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Can We Break The Tyranny Of Quarterly Results?

If we want corporate America to avoid short-termism, we need to help free portfolio managers and company executives from the tyranny of quarterly results. Since I work in the investment management industry as the Chairman of MFS Investment Management, I am particularly aware of the pressures to take a short-term perspective in the financial ...

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Wilderness Safaris: Ecotourism Entrepreneurship

Wilderness Safaris sees itself as a conservation company that is built on a business model of providing high-end, premium-priced wildlife safaris in various locations in Africa. Dependent on functioning, healthy ecosystems for its long-term survivability as a business, it invests heavily in conservation efforts, both directly, with communities ...

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Jollibee Foods Corp. (B): Global Focus - HBR Store

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Jollibee Foods Corp. (A): International Expansion

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Jollibee Foods Corporation - Store.hbr.org

Buy books, tools, case studies, and articles on leadership, strategy, innovation, and other business and management topics ... Below are the available bulk discount rates for each individual item when you purchase a certain amount. ... When Tony Tan Caktiong had stepped down as president and CEO of Jollibee Foods Corporation in mid-2014, he had ...

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Lomography: Analog In A Digital World

In spite of the world's move to digital photography, in 2013 Lomography continues to design and offer analog (film) cameras to a loyal following of artistic photographers. Now it must decide whether to stick to its traditional offerings, expand into artistic lenses for both digital and analog cameras, and/or to expand into film and film developing.

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Alpha Natural Resources - Harvard Business Review

It was June 2010, and Kevin Crutchfield, CEO of Alpha Natural Resources, and his team of senior executives were facing several critical issues for the coal business. These issues were top of mind as he prepared a presentation he was expected to deliver the following Monday to ...

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Discipline Of Teams: Tallahassee Democrat, Elite Team ...

Part of a series on the Discipline of Teams. The series examines successful high-performance teams in best-practice product and service companies and shows how traditionally structured organizations can use teams. At The Tallahassee Democrat, a project team turned around an ailing ad division, inspiring the use of teams throughout the organization.

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Marketing Reading: Framework For Marketing Strategy ...

This reading provides an introduction to the framework for marketing strategy: how a business creates and retains a customer. It begins with a description of the 5Cs analysis for developing a marketing strategy (customer, company, collaborators, competitors, and context).

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Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center: Coordinating Patient ...

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British Columbia Hydro ^ TB0191 - Store.hbr.org

British Columbia Hydroelectric found itself facing substantial foreign exchange losses in 1988 as a result of debt service requirements on large quantities of U.S. dollar denominated debt. The debt originated from the late 1970s and early 1980s when the U.S. dollar ...

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Facebook: Fake News, Free Speech And An Internet Platform ...

Source: WDI Publishing at the University of Michigan This case describes the role of Facebook in society and its degree of responsibility to protect the privacy of user data and address the real-world impacts of misinformation and fake news across its site.

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Ethics And Integrity In Business: Navigating Ethical Risks ...

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Levenger Co. - Harvard Business Review

The Leveens started a high-end catalog business as a small home-based venture in 1987. It grew into a nationally recognized, $60 million company, offering products that ranged from unique pens and pencils to leather briefcases and fully furnished offices.

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Mary Selecky And Washington State''s Salmonella Outbreak Of ...

Three months into her job as secretary of health for Washington State in 1999-a position which had been vacant for nearly a year following the previous secretary''s resignation-Mary Selecky read a newspaper story that the state''s largest and most influential health jurisdiction, Public Health Seattle King County, reported three unconnected people in the county had been infected with salmonella ...

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U.S. Bank Of Washington - Store.hbr.org

A vice president of the U.S. Bank of Washington, a subsidiary of U.S. Bancorp, is asked to review a $6.5 million loan request from the Redhook Ale Brewery, a Seattle-based microbrewery.

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Books - HBR Emotional Intelligence Series - HBR Store

Harvard Business Review Emotional Intelligence Collection (4 Books) (HBR Emotional Intelligence Series) ... Self-Awareness (HBR Emotional Intelligence Series) By Harvard Business Review, Daniel Goleman, Robert Steven Kaplan, Susan David, Tasha Eurich, $19.99. View Details ...

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Remembering Mike Hammer - Store.hbr.org

You probably heard that Mike Hammer, often known as the "father of reengineering," died unexpectedly at age 60 few weeks ago. I worked closely with Mike for seven or eight years, and together we started a successful research program on IT management called PRISM.

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Managing Our Way To Higher Service-Sector Productivity

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The Barcelona Mobile World Congress - Store.hbr.org

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Frito-Lay, Inc.: Grandma's - Harvard Business Review

Mr. Kenneth Treece, marketing director of Frito-Lay's Grandma's (R) Cookie division has received the final test market figures for the new supermarket line of Grandma's Ready-To-Eat cookies. One set of data, the Kansas City test results, was extremely encouraging; market a€

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Frito-Lay, Inc.: A Strategic Transition--1990-92

Describes the changes in structure, management systems, people, and processes instituted by the company. Provides students with an opportunity to explore the nature of "IT-enabled" organizational change and the process through which it is implemented.

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Fabindia: Branding India's Artisanal Crafts For Mass Retail

Fabindia, India's iconic garments and home furnishings company, had come a long way from its humble beginnings as an export shop in 1960, selling handloom fabrics to overseas customers. In 1976, it had started domestic operations in India and over the next 38 years had become synonymous with quality handmade products procured from artisans all ...

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Fabindia Overseas Pvt. Ltd. - Harvard Business Review

Established in 1960 as an exporter of home furnishings, Fabindia has grown as a consumer-facing retailer of apparel, home furnishings, organic food, and body care products, and has plans to expand further. Given their mission, their supply chain is fragmented, geographically scattered, and unpredictable.

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Pitney Bowes: Employer Health Strategy - HBR Store

Pitney Bowes, a Fortune 500 mail and document management firm, offered its first health plans in the years following World War II. Over the ensuing decades, Pitney Bowes adapted its approach to employee health amid rising health care costs, shifting employer attitudes towards health benefits, and a rapidly changing policy environment.

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La Martina (A): "Pasion Argentina"

La Martina was not about polo: it was polo. As an Argentinean of Italian origin, Lando could not have felt prouder to have conquered Europe. At 65, he had reached the pinnacle of the sport he loved so much. A few nagging questions lingered. The brand was being pushed more and more into fashion, a move he had strongly resisted so far.

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La Martina: Leveraging Polo's Luxury Lifestyle

Founded in 1984 in Buenos Aires, Argentina, La Martina has grown from a high-end polo equipment company into a global fashion brand with operations in 56 countries. Polo, which is not only a sport but also a way of life, is at the core of the brand DNA. Polo is a unique sport with a long history and strong culture that the brand intends to ...

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Blake Sports Apparel And Switch Activewear: Bringing The ...

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Align Technology, Inc.: Matching Manufacturing Capacity To ...

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Entrepreneurs Take On Manufacturing

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Royal Mail Plc: Cost Of Capital - Harvard Business Review

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Insight To Outcome ^ SM238 - Store.hbr.org

Below are the available bulk discount rates for each individual item when you purchase a certain amount. ... Source: Stanford Graduate School of Business. Most business activities can be understood as progressions from insight to outcome - getting from the original spark of an idea to the actual realization of financial and strategic results. ...

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Adidas Russia/CIS And The Russian Crisis: Retrench Or ...

Supplement to case IMD820. The case series is based on extensive interviews with key executives at adidas Russia/CIS in charge of implementing the radical IT, supply chain and omnichannel initiatives that transformed adidas Russia/CIS from one of the poorest performers to the new standard within the Group.

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Adidas Russia/CIS And The Russian Crisis: Retrench Or ...

The case series is based on extensive interviews with key executives at adidas Russia/CIS in charge of implementing the radical IT, supply chain and omnichannel initiatives that transformed adidas Russia/CIS from one of the poorest performers to the new standard within the Group.

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Joneja Bright Steels: The Cash Discount Decision

Joneja Bright Steels: The Cash Discount Decision. ... Should JBS implement a cash discount for fiscal year 2016/17? The discount could potentially increase the burden caused by already declining sales, but could also improve the company's cash position.

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Johnson & Johnson: The Promotion Of Wellness

To create the world's healthiest workforce, diversified health care giant Johnson & Johnson (J&J) mandated participation in its "Culture of Health" program globally, customized by location, culture, and specific health needs to offer prevention-focused education, rewards for healthy behavior, and workplace environments that encouraged healthy employee behavior.

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Sawdust, Co. - Store.hbr.org

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Matt Leeds (A) - Store.hbr.org

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United Technologies Corporation Buys Rockwell Collins, Inc.

A senior industry analyst focused on aviation and aerospace at an investment advisory firm in Northern Virginia, pondered the potential implications of the acquisition by United Technologies Corporation of Rockwell Collins for aviation around the world.

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Accounts Payable At Rockwell Collins: Process Simulation ...

The note provides documentation of a process simulation model that was prepared to simulate the invoicing work of 16 accounts payable analysts described in the case "Accounts Payable at Rockwell Collins" written by Professor Philip C. Jones, Tippie College of Business, University of Iowa.

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Giant Consumer Products: The Sales Promotion Resource ...

When students have the English-language PDF of this Brief Case in a coursepack, they will also have the option to purchase an audio version. This case provides students with an opportunity to become familiar with some major strategic issues that firms face when formulating and implementing a sales promotion, including: cannibalization, brand equity erosion, forward-buying, pass-through, and ...

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When Trolls Attack: Carbonite Vs. Oasis Research

This case, set in October 2017, follows Danielle Sheer, general counsel for Carbonite, as she defends the company against claims of patent infringement. It provides a broad overview of the U.S. patent system and explores the impact that non-practicing entities (sometimes also called "patent trolls") can have on a€

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Lisco Acquisition Of A Minority Interest Of Orion

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Note On Minority Interest - Store.hbr.org

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