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    Copyright Notice

    Copyright 1980 - 2015 various authors

    All material on this website is protected by US and International Copyright Laws.

    All rights are reserved to the authors.  If a specific author not given, it is Barbara Taylor.  

    What you may and may not use

    You may use the material on this website for your own private use only.  You may print articles for your personal use.  However, you may not copy printed articles without our written permission.  If you would like to share articles with friends or associates, send them the direct URL link to the article. 

    You may freely share or incorporate direct URL links to articles or any .htm pages on our website without permission as long as it is done in a manner consistent with our stated purpose. 

    You may not sell or distribute any material on this website in any way or for any reason whatsoever without our specific written permission unless there is a specific notice stating otherwise.  To request permission, please use our Feedback form

    You may not copy information from our website for use on another website without our specific written permission.  That also means that you may not link directly to images on our website.  They are protected by copyright and require paid licenses.  

    Student citations/references

    If you are a student, you may reference this website without specifically asking for permission by using the correct citation form.   An example of referencing the first October 1996 article is:

    Article titled "October 1996 Management vs. Leadership: Management Styles," [on-line] available from the Institute for Management Excellence website (

    This example uses the APA style guide (3rd Edition) and does not need to show the actual author's name.  Check the style guide for your course for the exact form and style of the citation.  

    Examples of APA Style Guide (5th edition) can be found at the APA website or 

    If you would like a user-friendly APA style guide, visit our client Stargazer Publishing Company for more information.

    To the many students who contact us requesting more detailed information:

    Our website is primarily directed to people who are already in management and want to broaden or deepen their skills.  Many, many students write for additional information for their research projects.  Please understand that if we spend all our time responding to requests from students, we could not do the work we do. 

    What is on the website is made available at no charge, is very comprehensive and updated regularly.  If we must consult with you, we expect you to pay for our time just as our professional clients do.  Unless you are prepared to pay for professional services, please do not request additional information.

    We wish you the best in pursuing your education and are grateful that we may be some small help in that effort.

    Credit for photos and graphics

    • Many of the bullets and small graphics used in this site come from Web Explosion or Art Explosion 1996-2000 Nova Development Corp.
    • Many photographs on the travel pages come from Corel 1995-2000 Corel Corporation.  

    We have purchased the right to use these graphics and cannot transfer our rights to anyone else.  Please do not link directly to our graphics, copy them or use them without written permission. 

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    Nothing in this web site should be taken as legal advice.  We are not attorneys and do not give legal advice.  Should you need further clarification about the laws in your area, please consult competent legal counsel or other licensed professionals.

    We provide many links to other websites with our monthly topics.  We offer no guarantees and have no control over other websites, their content or future availability.  If you find a problem with any link (either it doesn't work or is not what we said it was), please let us know and we will correct or remove the link.  

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