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Louis B. Mayer

Overview page. Subjects: Contemporary History (Post 1945) — Management and Management Techniques.

1885–1957)

Russian-born US film executive who became one of Hollywood's most powerful film magnates.

Born in Minsk, Mayer emigrated as a child with his family to Canada,...

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nepotism

Overview page. Subjects: Human Resource Management — Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).

Is the action of appointing and promoting family and relatives. In an organization, it means that family members are favoured over others, even though they may not be as qualified or...

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Rupert Murdoch

Overview page. Subjects: Marketing — Contemporary History (Post 1945).

(1931– )

US publisher and media entrepreneur, born in Australia; founder and head of the News International Communications empire.

Murdoch was born in Melbourne, the son...

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