Advisory Panel

Accounting & Taxation

Larry Walther, Ph.D., CPA, CMADavid George Vequist IV, Ph.D.

Business Fundamentals

Ralph W Flanary, MBA, CFEThomas Coe

Business Strategy

James Richardson, Ph.D.

Career Readiness - Exploring Your Potential

Bob Cohen, MBA

Economics

Brian Kench, Ph.D.Derek Abrams

Entrepreneurship

Craig A. Turner, Ph.D.

Finance

Delvin D. Hawley, Ph.D.

Information Technology

Angelina I. T. Kiser, Ph.D.

International Business

Duane Helleloid, Ph.D.

Marketing

Douglas L. Wilson, MBA

Operations Management

James J. Stewart, DScPedro M. Reyes, Ph.D.

Org Behavior & HR

Katherine Campbell, Ph.D.

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Wal-Mart Cracks the Whip on Suppliers

The latest chapter in Wal-Mart's history of badgering suppliers to improve efficiency and performance is the "On-Time, In-Full (OTIF)," program. Items that are late or missing during a one-month period, or delivered early (leading to overstocks), will incur a fine of 3 percent of their value.

Mamas, Don’t Let Your Babies Grow Up to Be Appraisers

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Uber Without the Smartphone

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Cash Comes Back in India

The Indian government invalidated some denominations of the rupee almost overnight, to curtail the shadow economy, giving a sharp boost to digital payments. However Indians have used cash for about 98 percent of consumer payments. There is a huge trust deficit toward mobile phone apps and cards for digital transactions.

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