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Stretch management timeframes and perspectives

“Managers often trade away a company’s future for short-term gains. We have to fix this.”

Compensation and incentive systems often truncate executive time horizons and skew perspectives. For instance, research suggests that most executives wouldn’t fund a viable new initiative if doing so reduced current earnings. Building new incentive systems that focus executive attention on creating long-term stakeholder value is a critical priority for management innovation.

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Stretch management timeframes and perspectives

“Managers often trade away a company’s future for short-term gains. We have to fix this.”

Compensation and incentive systems often truncate executive time horizons and skew perspectives. For instance, research suggests that most executives wouldn’t fund a viable new initiative if doing so reduced current earnings. Building new incentive systems that focus executive attention on creating long-term stakeholder value is a critical priority for management innovation.

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This response specifically focuses on how compensation systems could be rebalanced to provide incentives for long-term value creation along with short term performance.
Hack by Andrew Burner on April 27, 2012
Corporate boards of the world, hearken and observe.As this Web page loads…...entire factories are being built on clouds. Up there in the sky, land, natural resources, roads, and canals are abundant.
Hack by Alberto Blanco on May 11, 2012
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Hack by Frederic J.Leconte on January 13, 2018
Introduction In today's globalizing world, every organization wants to be sustainable and make significant contribution to the community they are part off.
Story by Sidarth Tikoo on April 19, 2014
There is a lot of buzz to transform your company by integrating social media applications.
Hack by Erik Van Rompay on November 8, 2010
The environment continues to degrade as a result of industrial activity despite various attempts to change the behaviour of organisations.
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Story by Lin Ling on December 8, 2015
Identify those things which do not focus on the goal of creating and thriving and either get rid of them or minimize them as much as possible.
Hack by Kevin D. Jones on July 18, 2011
People are behind the world’s biggest business success stories. That’s why it’s important for entrepreneurs to focus on building the best possible team right from the start.
Story by Bhakti Rajapurkar on August 5, 2019
At the speed in which the economies and the markets advance, so employees needs do, and the theories on the future of the administration of human resources come up with different types of alternatives
Hack by Julio Jesus Sanchez on December 27, 2011

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