Should Whitacre have blown the whistle?
Mark Whitacre was a long term employee of Archer Daniels Midland (ADM). He climbed the
ladder within the company to be a highly compensated employee in the management ranks.
With this degree of rank and compensation
Running head: Zappos.com: Developing a Supply Chain to Deliver WOW!
Zappos.com: Developing a Supply Chain to Deliver WOW!
Zappos was first launched in 1999 by Nick Swinmurn. The idea came from Swinmurn
The case Merck and River Blindness discusses Merck & Co., Inc. (pharmaceutical
products and services company) and how they discovered a potential cure for a severely
debilitating disease known as river blindness (onchocerciasis) (Arnold et al
Running head: IKEAS GLOBAL SOURCING CHALLENGE
IKEAs Global Sourcing Challenge
Ingvar Kamprad, at the age of 17 started a mail order company he called IKEA, based on
the initials of those on his family farm. In 1953 the small newsletter expa
Thread 2: Did Whitacre deserve the sentence he received?
Affirmative Position: Group 5
Mark deserved the 10 year sentence he received for embezzlement and fraud. It was
discovered that Mark embezzled 9.5 (or maybe 11.5 with interest) million dollars by
Ingvar Kamprad, at the age of 17 started a mail order company he called
IKEA, based on the initials of those on his family farm. In 1953 the small newsletter
expanded to a full catalog focusing on furniture. The company keyed in on its most
Brian Anderson was the newly appointed managing director of Royal Dutch/Shells Nigerian oil
and development operation. Within his first year in the position tensions between the Nigerian
government and a group of activist from the Ogoni peop
Running head: CHRIS AND ALISON WESTON
Chris and Alison Weston were successful, well educated, and an ambitious couple. Their drive to
succeed in a new business venture landed them in prison for 18-20 month