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  1. Business - Comment - MEDITATION

    Mindfulness training can help meditator cut losses

    Posted Apr 04th 2014, 10:10am by ANDREW HAFENBRACK AND ZOE KINIAS

    ... focusing attention on the physical sensations of breathing or other experience as it occurs. Top-level managers appear to be highly interested in mindfulness at the moment, as evidenced by recent ... habitually focus on the present moment relative to the past and future at times when they are not meditating, a tendency psychologists call trait mindfulness. Research has linked increased trait ...

  2. Asia focus makes Singapore a popular location for learning

    Posted Oct 17th 2009, 12:00am by Neil Runcieman

    ... aid, MBA programme, at the Singapore campus, was acknowledged that Insead's rapid expansion in Asia was due in no small measure to the world's growing focus on the region. There was, ...

  3. Leadership means being business focused and making sacrifices

    Posted Apr 19th 2008, 12:00am by Wilson Lau

    ... and Exhibition Centre in Wan Chai. According to Mr Lo, business-focused knowledge is essential for middle managers. 'Only when they are equipped with this professional expertise can they lead ...

  4. Focus on nurturing leadership skills

    Posted Apr 21st 2007, 12:00am by John Cremer

    ... of Management. Mr Hawke said there was now a particular focus on leadership skills. In developing these, it was important for individuals to start out with a strong set of values and to behave in a way ...

  5. Scorecard technique brought into focus

    Posted Jul 05th 2003, 12:00am by Michael Taylor

    ... previously developed management ideas, such as Total Quality Management, which focuses on such key areas as customer-defined quality, continuous improvement, employee empowerment, ... seminar on online security and e-government that was held in February, attracted 140 participants. A one-day seminar in August will focus on the new securities and futures ordinance, which ...

  6. Business - Companies - MANAGEMENT

    Meet a woman CEO with 9 children

    Posted Mar 07th 2014, 10:44am by Enoch Yiu

    ... Enoch Yiu enoch.yiu@scmp.com While some women might delay or give up having children to focus on business, Newton Investment Management chief executive Helena Morrissey showed she could have both the career and nine children at the same time. Morrissey, a British fund manager who now lives in London with her husband and kids, started her career as a bond fund manager in 1987 ...

  7. Crisis offers new stars chance to shine

    Posted Feb 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Chris Davis Leading into the Year of the Dragon, and with banks focusing on tight cost controls, the spotlight will inevitably shine on staff who will be required to step into the shoes ... adding that these usually are people who have been identified for their skills and talent and been fast-tracked into senior posts. As banks focus more on business opportunities in Greater China, ...

  8. Letting women take all the risk

    Posted Jul 28th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Darius Musni The recent spate of scandals in the banking industry has once again focused attention on the seriousness of risk management and the important role played by compliance ... speaking, women tend to be more team-orientated, with a focus on getting the right outcome for the organisation and the team. I think this is why it is important that companies embrace women ...

  9. News - World - FASHION

    Jet crew's etiquette manual embarrasses Abercrombie & Fitch CEO

    Posted Oct 20th 2012, 12:00am by Bloomberg in New York

    ... by his live-in partner, Matthew Smith. Jeffries' focus on a youthful, physically fit, all-American look helped put Abercrombie on the map. But models and actors aren't just limited ...

  10. Consultants bridge gap

    Posted Apr 25th 2012, 12:00am

    ... to focus on that one point for a limited period'. While marketing, financial or strategic advice is never cheap, 'a good consultant will save you bags of money, 100-fold what he or she ... of the China-focused Tiger Head, Snake Tails. Marketing is another crucial area in which consultants can help multinationals tailor their message. Rein warns that when companies use blue-eyed blonde models, ...




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