Business and Economics

5 practices to implement Agile methodology at company level

The agile methodology must be a radical alternative to the classic management style. Agile has changed considerably in the last 20 years, involving new values, principles, practices and benefits. Companies such as Sanofi, John Deere, Toyota, Bosch or GE use this system to transform their companies into a digital factory, with teams of automatic management and concentration for customer needs....

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Implementation of the Lean Methodology

Lean methodology is one of the most successful strategies for improving and scaling a business, based on two general principles: respect for people and continuous improvement. This methodology is used worldwide, in sectors of the economy such as: marketing services, logistics, medical services, higher education and other production activities....

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Romania`s Economic Report 2013

Following the financial crisis of 2008, Romania has made significant progress in terms of reducing macroeconomic and microeconomic imbalances. However, Romania remains vulnerable to Euro zone uncertainty, volatility of capital flows in emerging markets and investors perception of regional and global conjuncture. From 2010 to date, Romania has reduced macroeconomic imbalances to relatively sustainable under two agreements with the IMF supported by World Bank and European Union. The GDP returns to previous levels of economic and financial crisis, domestic consumption and export benefits of increases. This slight increase in or exit of the depression phase, remains fragile to economic fluctuations of the European Union. The main problems identified by the IMF include low competitiveness, corruption, restricted policies of supporting the business, foreign investments, taxation and rigid bureaucracy. Gross Domestic Product(GDP) of Romania Domestic products (GDP ) of Romania in 2012 was 131 billion Euro and in the second quarter of 2013 recorded...

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