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Human Resources: Point of Contention or Opportunity in a New Environment

By Cristina Simón. People management, an essential function for companies, is now done in a VUCA environment.

29 / 11 / 2018

Competitiveness & Growth,

Strategy,

Talent

Intergenerational Entrepreneurship: Rejuvenating Family Business

By Enrique Ogliastri. The new generations tasked with leading family businesses must surpass a major hurdle: coming up...

16 / 11 / 2018

Competitiveness & Growth,

Entrepreneurship,

Innovation,

Strategy

Can Performance Metrics Harm Performance?

By Berend van der Kolk and Wesley Kaufmann. Can performance measurement systems negatively impact performance? A recent...

09 / 11 / 2018

Human Behavior,

Strategy

Soccer or Netflix? Our Conversation with the President of LaLiga

Conversation between Juan José Güemes and Javier Tebas. In professional soccer, there is a competition that extends...

05 / 11 / 2018

Competitiveness & Growth,

Sales & Marketing,

Strategy

Transformation with Purpose through Striving and Stretching

By Peter Bryant. Finding a deeper sense of meaning for our life doesn’t come automatically. It’s a constant process...

30 / 10 / 2018

Competitiveness & Growth,

Human Behavior,

Talent

The Electric Vehicle Renaissance

By José Luis Portela López. Electric vehicles are just now starting to gain traction in the market, but their history dates...

24 / 10 / 2018

Innovation,

Smart Society,

Technology

Competitive and Economic Intelligence

By Héctor Izquierdo Triana. Economic, political, and social landscapes can shift in a matter of days, with consequences...

19 / 10 / 2018

Competitiveness & Growth,

Finance & Control,

Strategy

GDPR: Reasonable Logic, Unreasonable Expectations

By Antonios Stamatogiannakis. One of the main objectives of GDPR is to give individuals control over their personal data.

08 / 10 / 2018

Global Affairs & Law,

Technology

Immersed in Change

By Ramiro Montealegre and Wayne F. Cascio. The ubiquity of computer technology is changing the where, how, and when...

04 / 10 / 2018

Human Behavior,

Talent,

Technology

Why Do Tech Companies Have Such Exorbitant Stock Prices?

By José Esteves and Francisco J. López Lubián. It’s all about innovation. The digital domain today is driven by policies...

24 / 09 / 2018

Finance & Control,

Technology

Good Governance and Audit Committees’ Social Capital

By Nieves Carrera, Tashfeen Sohail and Salvador Carmona. Contact networks (social capital) can be beneficial...

18 / 09 / 2018

Finance & Control,

Global Affairs & Law,

Human Behavior

How to Get Winners, Not Whiners

By Erik W. Hiep. In today’s rapidly changing, highly competitive environment, the benefits of a winning corporate culture...

07 / 09 / 2018

Competitiveness & Growth,

Strategy,

Talent

Neither Amazon nor Mercadona: The Future of Food Retail Is ‘Amaz-ona’

By Pablo Foncillas Díaz-Plaja and Pol Santandreu Gràcia. Can a traditional supermarket compete with a retailer like Amazon?

06 / 09 / 2018

Competitiveness & Growth,

Sales & Marketing,

Strategy

Keys to the Innovative Use of New Technologies

By Olga Broto. In order for information systems and information technology to generate competitive advantages, a series...

22 / 08 / 2018

Competitiveness & Growth,

Innovation,

Technology

Big Data on Reputation in B2B

By Álvaro Arenas. Reputation has become a key factor for selecting the best service provider.

16 / 08 / 2018

Innovation,

Technology

Business Model Innovation, Ecosystems, Orchestrators and Platforms

By Enrique de la Puerta. Innovation is one of the hot topics in business management. For decades, product innovation...

02 / 08 / 2018

Innovation,

Strategy,

Technology

Architecture’s New Proposal to Make Cities More Competitive

By Martha Thorne and Flavio Tejada. The construction of emblematic buildings has helped many cities to reposition themselves...

26 / 07 / 2018

Competitiveness & Growth,

Innovation,

Smart Society

Brand-Building Processes: From Volume to Density

By Juan Luis Martínez Sánchez. If one issue has dominated the marketing agenda in recent years, it is brand-building.

05 / 07 / 2018

Sales & Marketing,

Strategy

Towards a Complex and Integrated Urbanism

By Malcolm Smith. Master plans no longer make sense in urbanism. It’s time we started thinking about cities...

03 / 07 / 2018

Competitiveness & Growth,

Innovation,

Smart Society,

Strategy

Reasons to Take Shakespeare out of the Mortgage System

By Pedro Gete and Franco Zecchetto. The mortgage system plays a key role in every economy. The European recourse model...

27 / 06 / 2018

Competitiveness & Growth,

Finance & Control,

Global Affairs & Law

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On lifelong learning…

With Marieta del Rivero, President of International Women’s Forum Spain.

07 / 12 / 2018

Competitiveness & Growth,

Talent

Insights

Your New Why

Custodia Cabanas and Peter Bryant discuss the motivations that lead us to continue learning constantly and to find...

04 / 12 / 2018

Competitiveness & Growth,

Human Behavior,

Talent

Insights

Human Resources: Point of Contention or Opportunity in a New Environment

By Cristina Simón. People management, an essential function for companies, is now done in a VUCA environment.

29 / 11 / 2018

Competitiveness & Growth,

Strategy,

Talent

Insights

On disruption…

With Patrick Stal, Head of Marketing EMEA at Uber.

27 / 11 / 2018

Competitiveness & Growth,

Entrepreneurship,

Innovation

Insights

The K2 of Leadership

By Edurne Pasaban. Values such as communication, talent management, motivation, and teamwork are some of the leadership...

23 / 11 / 2018

Competitiveness & Growth,

Talent

Insights

The Design of Spaces in Successful Organizations

Lola Hoya converses with William Gaber about the advantages of efficient design in organizations.

21 / 11 / 2018

Strategy,

Talent