Business Perspectives

Quarterly magazine provides new and analysis of global, national and regional economies. It also covers topics of interest to business, education and government communities.

Articles from Vol. 6, No. 1, Fall

Memphis 2000: Education from a Business Point of View
What do Memphis 2000 and Business Perspectives magazine have in common? Their shared interest in a profitable bottom line for Memphis education. The community-conceived education initiative is driven for and by its interest in the lifetime education...
Reforms in Education: New Paradigms for the 21st Century
The figure on page 4 will look familiar to you. Although it is a depiction of only one area of student achievement (Science) at one point in time (1988), it is representative of the information we constantly receive regarding the comparative status of...
Tennessee's Schools Get Performance Goals
Tennessee will be first in the nation to have performance goals for every school system in the state, according to State Education Commissioner Charles Smith. The performance goals are part of the 21st Century Schools plan which gives school systems...