There are few surprises in the list of The Top 50 Best Global Brands of 2009. But with the economy a veritable see-saw over the past year, it's interesting to see how brand values fared vs. the valuation of the companies themselves. Although the United States was hit hard by the crash of its financial markets, it's clear to see that the country dominates the list with the most top global brands. For a description of the basis of these conclusions, check out the methodology and the brand value equation.
The holiday season is filled with frenzy and excitement for businesses and consumers alike. Consumers prepare gift lists, compare brands and prices, and begin shopping with a vigor that is not present most other times of the year. For many businesses, the holiday season accounts for a large profit bump at the end of each year, and companies strive to exceed their goals and keep customers happy during this rush late in the year. more
There are a lot of possible reasons you might want to switch to a new phone system. The old one might cost too much or be too troublesome to operate and maintain. It might not be flexible enough. It might not be reliable enough. Or it just might not have the kinds of features and capabilities that you need in today’s competitive business climate. more