Articles on global business, the economy, manufacturing, labor, finance, investment, energy, and other topics are typically placed in client newsletters, on client websites, and emailed to client customers to help them become more competitive both domestically and internationally. View an updated list of John Manzella's articles.
Topics include: business trends, economic analysis, opportunities and unforeseen risks,
manufacturing and labor issues, etc.
Example: The daunting challenges ahead.
Topics include: country/regional business and economic analysis, hidden dangers,
foreign direct investment trends, etc.
Example: Trade and investment in China.
Topics include: all pre- and post-export financing vehicles.
Example: How export financing can become a competitive tool.
Topics include: minimizing currency risks, the revaluation of the Chinese yuan,
the impact of a strong or weak dollar, etc.
Example: The impact of the single European currency, the
Topics include: inventory management, supply chain finance, sourcing and logistics,
distribution center, warehouse and plant location, domestic traffic management, etc.
Example: The impact of new security measures on your supply chain.
Topics include: CAFTA, NAFTA, the emerging Asian trade bloc, European
Union expansion, the real impact of trade barriers, etc.
Example: The impact of China's accession to the WTO.
Topics include: outsourcing treasury management functions, preventing in-house treasury management fraud,
solutions to foreign exchange settlement risk, internet security, new treasury technology,
optimizing working capital management, etc.
Example: Managing cash in a low interest environment.
Topics include: current Homeland Security initiatives, the Maritime Transportation Security Act, the Container
Security Initiative, the 24-hour manifest information rule,
the Customs-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism program, marine industry safety,
loss prevention, etc.
Example: Five essential steps to preventing supply chain disruptions.
Topics include: shifting manufacturing activity to China,
outsourcing services to India, the impact of terrorism on trade, etc.
Example: The effect of productivity on the manufacturing sector.
Topics include: global trends, impact of globalization, future of manufacturing in America,
benefits of trade, impact of service exports, effect of shifting world demographics,
dos and donts of traveling abroad, factors to consider before expanding globally,
hidden costs of doing business abroad, etc.
Example: When expanding globally, consider shifting demographics.
Topics include: the identification of a risk or obstacle,
the remedy and the client solution.
Example: Financing solutions for every level of the supply chain.
Topics include: the internet and other information technology
that help businesses expand internationally.
Example: How to conduct international research using the
Topics include: the international performance of any U.S. state
with comparative analysis.
Example: The export performance of New York State.
Topics include: the global performance and analysis of virtually any industry.
Example: Global analysis of the computer industry.
Topics include: the trials and tribulations of how a company
Example: How a local company got involved in global business and
(subjects virtually unlimited with client input)
Client may provide information for inclusion in the publication
and a list of contacts to be interviewed.