Table of contents for Shaking the globe : courageous decision-making in a changing world / Blythe J. McGarvie.

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Dedication
Foreword
Prologue: The Globe is Shaking
Why ?Go Global? Now?
The Journey Ahead
PART I: PREPARING FOR AN ADVENTURE
Chapter 1: Today?s Interconnected Globe
Back to the Future
Bringing Down the Walls
The Five Factors That Shake the Multi-Polar World
Key Points To Consider
Chapter 2: Financial Realities
The Realities of Supply and Demand
The Realities of Increased Volatility and Inflation
The New Realities of Financial Reporting
The New Realities of the Global Enterprise
Key Points to Consider
Chapter 3: The Four Types of Leaders
Courageous Leadership in Action
The Courage Quotient
CONVENTIONAL
COMPLIANT
CHALLENGER
COURAGEOUS
The Building Blocks of Courage
Key Points to Consider
PART II: CONNECTING THE WORLD IN SIX STOPS
Chapter 4: Cultural Norms
My Awakening
The Opportunity is Now
New Sources of Opportunity
New Sources of Capital
New Sources of Talent
Guides to the Multi-Polar World
Adopting and Adapting to Local Customs and Beliefs
Adopting and Adapting to the Role of Family
Adopting and Adapting to Time Horizon
Snapshot of the Future
Key Points to Consider
Chapter 5: Winning the War for Talent
Today?s Workforce
The Global Generation
Connecting and Engaging
Communicating Through Technology
Web 2.0 Changes Everything
Embracing the Network
Intimate, Yet Isolated
Inspiring a Cause
Key Points to Consider
Chapter 6: Women Working
Untapped Resources
Educating Women to Fuel Economic Growth
Choices for Women Around the World
Prying Open the Doors to Opportunity
Building Global Capabilities
What is Measured, Happens
The Impact of Women Board Members and Executives
Nurturing Future Global Leaders
Key Points to Consider
Chapter 7: Shareholder Interests
Fuss about Globalization
Overcoming New Tensions
The Role of State Capitalism
Emerging Market Multinationals Go Global
The Rise of Sovereign Wealth Funds
Institutional Funds
Venturing Ahead
Key Points to Consider
Chapter 8: Entrepreneurs From A to Z
Disaggregation Leads to Innovation
Identifying New Opportunities
Accessing Human Capital
Breeding Entrepreneurs
Bulldozing Barriers
The Urgent Need to Act
Key Points to Consider
Chapter 9: Values and Global Context
Framework for Cultural Values
Individual vs. Collective Dimension
Equality vs. Hierarchy Dimension
Tough vs. Tender Dimension
Dynamic vs. Stable Dimension
Time: Past, Present or Future Dimension
Societal Values and Employer Brands
The Context of Values for Courageous Leadership
Remaining True to Yourself
Key Points to Consider
Epilogue: Continuing Your Journey to New Horizons
Acknowledgements
End Notes
Index

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

International trade.
International business enterprises.
International economic relations.