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Author: American National Business Hall of Fame
Publisher: LULU
Keywords: leadership, business, journal
Number of Pages: 100
Published: June 17, 2009
eBookDB-ID: ML00728766

The Journal of Business Leadership (JBL) is the official journal of the American National Business Hall of Fame (ANBHF). It is a multidisciplinary journal of interest to scholars, professionals, students, and practitioners in a broad range of management thinking. JBL offers both peer-reviewed and non-peer-reviewed articles. All peer-reviewed articles must meet the highest and most rigorous standards and are anonymously reviewed by at least two scholars in the field.

Author: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Na
Publisher: Food & Agriculture Org.
Keywords: sea, fisheries, rome, june, fishing, destructive, fao, workshop, vulnerable, ecosystems, report
Number of Pages: 28
Published: 2008-07-16
ISBN-10: 9251059942
ISBN-13: 9789251059944

The Workshop reviewed available information on national, institutional and personal experiences in relation to this issue. Relevant ecological considerations were reviewed and suggestions as how to consider these issues in terms of International Guidelines for the Management of Deep-sea Fisheries in the High Seas were discussed and documented.

Author: Bernice Steinhardt
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: irs, emergency, planning, efforts, additional, resilience, management, practices, contribute, benefit
Number of Pages: 52
Published: 2010-01
ISBN-10: 1437917763
ISBN-13: 9781437917765

The IRS collects the revenues that fund the fed. gov¿t. and issues billions of dollars in refunds. Consequently, IRS's ability to demonstrate agility and speed in restoring its functions after a disruption is vital to the gov¿t. and the economy. This report: (1) identified the definition and attributes of organizational resilience; (2) examined the extent to which these attributes are exhibited within IRS; and (3) reviewed the challenges and opportunities faced by the IRS in becoming more resilient. The auditor reviewed IRS human capital and emergency preparedness policies and strategic plan

Author: Susan J. Irving
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: budget, report, compliance, enforcement, issues
Number of Pages: 54
Published: 2003-10
ISBN-10: 0756728126
ISBN-13: 9780756728120

Assesses compliance by the Office of Management & Budget (OMB) & the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) with the requirements of the Balanced Budget & Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 (DCA), as amended. This assessment covers OMB & CBO reports issued for legislation enacted during the 1st session of the 107th Congress, which ended on Dec. 20, 2001. To assess compliance with the DCA, the authors reviewed OMB & CBO sequestration reports issued under the act to determine if they complied with all of the act's requirements. In addition they reviewed the scorekeeping reports issued by OMB & CBO

Author: Robert G. Ingersoll
Publisher: Reprint Services Corporation
Keywords: reviewed, reviews, discussions
Number of Pages: 584
Published: 2007-11-20
ISBN-10: 0781223563
ISBN-13: 9780781223560

Author: Stephen M. Lord
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: security, priority, setting, processes, improve, assessment, could, tsa, actions, strengthen, pipeline
Number of Pages: 77
Published: 2010-11
ISBN-10: 1437938795
ISBN-13: 9781437938791

The U.S. depends on a vast network of pipelines to transport energy. This report reviewed the Transportation Security Administration's (TSA) efforts to help ensure pipeline security. It addresses the extent to which TSA's Pipeline Security Division (PSD) has: (1) assessed risk and prioritized efforts to help strengthen pipeline security; (2) implemented agency guidance and requirements of the Implementing Recommendations of the 9/11 Commission Act of 2007 regarding pipeline security; and (3) measured its performance in strengthening pipeline security. The report reviewed PSD's risk assessment

Author: John Hutton
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: concerns, contractors, contract, specialists, delineates, study, contracting, army, case, defense
Number of Pages: 53
Published: 2008-07
ISBN-10: 143790338X
ISBN-13: 9781437903386

In 2007, the DoD paid contractors $158 billion for a range of services, including contract specialists. To better understand the use of contractors in this role, a case study was initiated at the Army Contracting Agencyżs Contracting Center of Excellence (CCE). This report determined: (1) the extent to which and why CCE relies on contractor contract specialists; (2) how risks of contractor use are mitigated; (3) how the cost of the contractors compares to that for CCEżs govżt. employees; and (4) whether the contract vehicles were appropriate. The author reviewed a random sample of contract
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