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Martin Reeves and Lisanne Pueschel of the Boston Consulting Group have found that public companies "are perishing sooner than ever before. Since 1950, the total life span of companies and the lengt...
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"A substantial part of American CEOs’ pay is now tied to performance. But that doesn’t mean their compensation follows their results in lockstep," the Wall Street Journal reports. "The Wall Street ...
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The promise of global operations is not just about accessing big new markets—the bigger payoff, but expanding the firm’s talent pool and bringing together a diversity of perspectives that will comb...
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The graduation season has come to a close. College seniors have finished their finals, cleaned their apartments and dorm rooms. They are embarking on the next phase of life - their first “real” job...
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Ray Dalio, the founder of Bridgewater Associates, put together a 30-minute video that explains the basic driving forces behind the economy, and explains why economic cycles occur by breaking down c...
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It appears that it might not just be adventure-seekeing outdoorsmen who are heading north to Canada this summer. Investors also may be seeking increased opportunity there. According to Mark Mandel,...
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The MIT Technology Review assembled a list of the "smartest" companies. "It might sound difficult to define what makes a smart company, but you know one when you see it. When such a company commerc...
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Income inequality has been a hot topic of social and political discussion since the onset of the World Financial Crisis. Evidence has demonstrated that the highest earning individuals are outpacing...
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The Boston Consulting Group has introduced The Strategy Palette which outlines five distinct approaches to business strategy, helping CEOs and top executives match their approach to their business ...
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    Founder and Publisher, present
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Taegan D. Goddard is the founder of Political Wire, one of the earliest and most influential political web sites. Goddard spent more than a decade as managing director and chief operating officer of a prominent investment firm in New York City. Previously, he was a policy adviser to a U.S. Senator and Governor. Goddard is also co-author of You Won - Now What? (Scribner, 1998), a political management book hailed by prominent journalists and politicians from both parties. In addition, Goddard's essays on politics and public policy have appeared in dozens of newspapers across the country, including the Washington Post, USA Today, Boston Globe, San Francisco Chronicle, Chicago Tribune, Philadelphia Inquirer and Christian Science Monitor. Goddard earned degrees from Vassar College and Harvard University. He lives in New York with his wife and three sons.
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  • Harvard University
    Public Policy, 1990 - 1992
  • Vassar College
    Economics, 1984 - 1988