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How to protect a company from hostile mergers and acquisitions?

The global market for cross-border and national mergers and acquisitions has been developing rapidly in recent years. The number and volume of mergers and acquisitions have increased significantly. And here Russia plays an important role. The recent surge in mergers and acquisitions, particularly in the Russian oil and gas sector, suggests that Russia, along with […]

Russian business culture & negotiation style. Part 3 of 3

Read the beginning of the article: part 1 and part 2    Russian style of negotiation: myths and reality   Great sense of humor   The excellent sense of humor of the famous Soviet diplomat Alexander Gromyko was often recalled by his American colleague Henry Kissinger, who noted that his Soviet colleague was a master […]

Global management consulting: audit of human resources

  Redefining the role of human resources   To secure the role of a “business partner” within the organization, the HR Manager must demonstrate how his services help to achieve the company’s business goals. The activities of HR managers are rarely subject to audit/control in order to assess their effectiveness and compliance with legal regulations. […]