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CERALE-EGADE Business School 2020 Conference

New technological, managerial and social dynamics for a sustainable Europe-Americas relationship   We are pleased to announce the CERALE-EGADE Business School 2020 Conference in Mexico City, on 27 – 29 May 2020 Under the theme “New technological, managerial and social dynamics for a sustainable Europe-Americas relationship“, it will address 11 management topics: Intercultural Management –…

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Rediscovering Peter Drucker’s Lost Art of Management

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The 11thGlobal Drucker Forum (20-22 November 2019) is just around the corner and this year’s conference examines “The Power of Ecosystems”. This is indeed a timely subject that highlights how value chains are increasingly becoming embedded in inter-institutional networks that reshape themselves flexibly to evolving market challenges. To frame it in the context of Ronald…

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International Teachers Programme – Making good teaching great!

The International Teachers Programme kicks off another iteration of its renowned faculty development programme at London Business School in January. The ITP programme – delivered by world-class teachers, for teachers – has been leading teaching practice for 50 years. It has developed an approach that enables faculty to transform how they teach. Key highlights of the…

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The Rockefeller Foundation Bellagio Center Residency Competition

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The Rockefeller Foundation Bellagio Center Residency Competition –Apply by November 15, 2019 The Rockefeller Foundation is pleased to announce the biannual competition for academic, artist and practitioner residencies at the Bellagio Center. The Center is located in the village of Bellagio on Lake Como in Italy and offers individuals a setting conducive to focused work, as…

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The power of ecosystems

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The Harvard Business Review launched a series of articles related to the 11thGlobal Peter Drucker Forum with the theme “The Power of Ecosystems.” Ecosystems are omnipresent, not confined to natural environments. Increasingly, we see businesses, public sector institutions, and third-sector organisations all moving beyond their traditional operational borders. They create and participate in new, flexible,…

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The Future of Work: Remote Companies

I started to work on a remote team in 2011. My boss, the project manager, just moved back to the US. Great, I thought. The first project manager quit to follow his partner to the UK. The second one moves to the other side of the world, leaving me –  a junior researcher – to…

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Towards fair and adequate rankings

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By Winfried Ruigrok, Dean, Executive School of Management, Technology & Law and Professor of International Management, University of St.Gallen (Switzerland) Over the past fifteen years, rankings have become a ubiquitous and often uncomfortable phenomenon of business school life. The surge of rankings has led to strong reactions. Some scholars even talk about ranking “fetishism”. University…

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