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Seize the Opportunity

The Corporate World’s Comeback: Time to Seize the Opportunity

By Anna Saghabalyan and Paul Argenti Since the start of the COVID Pandemic, the world’s attention was focused on the calculation of two sets of...

AIM for the New Frontiers of Work

By Chris Nichols, Philippa Hardman and  Michael Chaskalson Earlier articles in this series have introduced Team Mindfulness using the AIM model and explored how the...
Digital Transformation

The Challenge of Digital Transformation

By Nicolas van Zeebroeck and Jacques Bughin The typical rationale put forward for failing digital transformation is linked to ill-designed processes, absence of organizational commitment,...
AI

How to Make Sense from and with AI?

By Imène Brigui As a consequence of Hyperconnectivity, tremendous growth of iOT and mobile technology expansion, data is becoming highly accessible to companies : large,...
ALIEN Thinking

Making the Case that Everyone is a Disrupter: A Book Review of ALIEN Thinking

By Kyle Scott Innovation is the key to success and the essential ingredient for staying ahead of the competition. Unfortunately, modern life does not give us...
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When Leadership Drives Innovation: The case of WeLink

By David De Cremer Ask any executive how they would like the ideal work force to act and many of them would probably say something...
Cashless

Is a Cashless Society Realistic? The Rural Challenge to the Post-Pandemic “New Normal”

By Aaron van Klyton and Juan Fernando Tavera-Mesías Mobile banking and digital payments (“m-payments”) were already core features of government development policies aimed at beefing...

Data Protection: Lightening the Load of Compliance

Interview with the DPO Centre CEO and Founder Rob Masson Does compliance with the data protection regulations have to represent a huge and costly burden...
Email Marketing

ZeroBounce COO Brian Minick on Getting Better at Email Marketing

Few can doubt the power of email after a year like 2020. It went from being an essential communication tool to the primary channel...
CoachHub

Uncovering the Path to our Dreams: CoachHub’s Coaching Program Points the Way

Interview with CoachHub Senior Behavioural Scientist Windy Tshepiso Maledu In a virtual work environment, the challenge is to enable everyone to feel seen and heard. Here,...
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Leading in an Age of Disruption

By Hannes Gurzki and Joachim Junghanss Prior to the coronavirus pandemic, few people would have expected the acceleration of digital technology and the new ways...
Business transformation

What are Key Aspects to Influence Business Transformation?

Regardless of the business specialization, companies need to keep pace with the increasing market demand. It will be driven by commonly outlined requirements. Technology...
Innovation and New Technology for Business

Innovation and New Technology for Business

Today's technology is driving businesses to innovate in ways that will really work. The sheer number of innovative ideas that have been introduced over...
Creative Workflow

All You Need To Know About Creative Workflow Management

Creative work is not only exclusive to creative businesses like marketing agencies, graphic design companies, and advertising agencies. Now even relatively “rigid” industries like...
UrbanTech Transformation

Veins and Wires: Reflections on UrbanTech Transformation

By Dr Mike Cooray, Dr Rikke Duus and Marius Sylvestersen What kind of urban environment would you like to live in? In this article, we...
Board Membership

Board Membership: Navigating the New Uncertainties

Remember when there was an invisible line separating business from political and social movements? Corporate leaders largely kept quiet about their beliefs and values, trying...
Data Analytics

Five Questions for Business Leaders in Search of Next-Level Data Analytics

By Andrew Dunbar It’s the mantra of the digital age that big data can address most challenges that impact 21st Century businesses. At every stage...
dropshippingxl

What Do You Need to Know About dropshippingXL?

Dropshipping is a very popular and profitable business model for entrepreneurs. You can open a dropshipping store without having to worry about inventory or...
Supply Chain Automation

Intelligent Automation: The Catalyst for the Future of Supply Chain

Ever since the pandemic hit the global market, many businesses are increasingly relying on automation technologies to operate at a faster pace. Robotic Process...
Executive Education

How B2B Marketers Can Stay Customer-Centric

By Mairead Brady, Warwick Business School (WBS) WBS Core Insights: Future of Work To adjust to the new post-pandemic normal it is vital that businesses move...
cloud data warehouse

How a Cloud Data Warehouse Can Help Build a Data-driven Culture

Data is crucial for every enterprise and for every department within it, from marketing and sales gaining a better understanding of the customer journey...
AIM for a Thriving Planet

AIM for a Thriving Planet

By Chris Nichols, Philippa Hardman, Michael Chaskalson and Helen Sieroda The first article in this series introduced Team Mindfulness using the AIM model and explored...
Business amidst COVID-19

How have business priorities changed pre- and post-Covid?

By Francois Lacas, Deputy COO at Yooz The global pandemic has dramatically refocused business priorities for businesses across the UK. In a life before Covid, businesses...
Ewald Raben

Interview With Ewald Raben On Occasion Of 90th Anniversary

This year is the 90th anniversary of Raben Group. Can you think of some things that you did right in the last 20 or...
Diagnosing chronic stress and risk factors in elite athletes

Breakthrough or Breakdown? Diagnosing chronic stress and risk factors in elite athletes in view...

By Simon L. Dolan and Sara Martinez Espejo Why are elite athletes more susceptible to stress? Can sports athletes be prepared to better cope...
China

Will China lead the twin transformation post-covid?

By Jacques Bughin and Sybille Berjoan The Covid-19 pandemic has led many corporations to retrench in the short term—but the saying goes that no matter...
Facial Recognition and GDPR

Facial Recognition and GDPR: How to Stay Compliant?

By Andrey Koptelov The advent of facial recognition technology (FRT) has introduced a range of exciting possibilities to enhance cybersecurity and public safety. However, the...
Lead With Compassion On The Return To The Office

How To Lead With Compassion On The Return To The Office

By David Liddle Managers are about to face one of the biggest challenges of their careers as organisations start to gear up for a gradual...
The need to rethink risk governance

The Need To Rethink Risk Governance

By Pedro B. Agua The approach to corporate risks is a growing concern within corporate governance. Excessive attention to compliance and too much focus on...
How European Companies Can Become Growth Leaders

How European Companies Can Become Growth Leaders

By Jean-Marc Ollagnier, Sybille Berjoan and Regina Maruca Accenture’s recent survey of 700 C-suite executives of large businesses in Europe reveals confidence that new global...
Human Uniqueness At The Dawn Of Intelligent Machines

Human Uniqueness At The Dawn Of Intelligent Machines

By Mario Raich, Simon L. Dolan, Dr. Dave Ulrich and Claudio Cisullo Every generation wants to improve on the previous generation; however, this generation risks...
Brexit Negotiation

Threats and Negotiations: Don’t Be an Idiot with a Gun in Your Hand

By Philippe Roy You’re thinking of using threats in a negotiation? Well, if you stick out your gun, you’d better be ready to shoot, otherwise...
TimeXtender

Extending The Time Equation: How TimeXtender Helps Businesses Save Considerable Time, Money by Automating...

Time is finite. We cannot produce more time for ourselves. We can only improve what we do with our time. This is the essence...
agile

Five Critical Aspects of a Successful Transformation from Matrix to Agile

By Yves Doz and Maria Guadalupe Created in the 2000s by software developers, the Agile way of working is fast becoming the defining approach across...
Manage the Human Side of Innovation

Manage the Human Side of Innovation: Tools to Help Your Team Succeed

By Stefano Mastrogiacomo For companies to keep pace with the current upheavals, good teamwork and thus the relationships between team members are crucial for team...
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To Elevate a Brand: Dream, Do and Dare

By JP Kuehlwein and Wolf Schaefer There are brands that are seen as peerless and priceless. They are able to sustain appeal, a price premium...
WBS

What Motivates People To Become A Leader?

By Tina Kiefer, Warwick Business School (WBS) “I start with the premise that the function of leadership is to produce more leaders, not more followers.”...
Kleber Bacili

The Way to Integration is Open: Interview with Kleber Bacili, CEO and Founder of...

Open banking offers businesses in the finance industry an opportunity to integrate their systems, using API management platforms from specialist third-party providers. One such...

TimeXtender Helps European Companies from Numerous Industries Manage Their Data

Managing corporate data is mission critical for any company or organization and for good reason. When having an abundance of high-quality data and instantaneous...
Iain Wright

Are You Prepared to Take the Risk?

Interview with Iain Wright, CFIRM, Outgoing Chair, Institute of Risk Management (IRM) Risk is a fact of life for businesses of all kinds – large...
Designing a Customer-centric Growth Strategy

Designing A Customer Value-Centric Growth Strategy

By Thales Teixeira It has been five years since I published the first article on Decoupling theory here in the European Business Review,  explaining how,...
business

Are you ready to become a Composable Enterprise?

By Kleber Bacili, founder and CEO, Sensedia Over the year, it’s likely your organisation has faced unprecedented challenges; the pandemic has forced leaders to re-think...
Innovation

The Four Ways of Organizing Innovation

By Christoph Burger, Christoph Räthke, Bianca Schmitz and Jens Weinmann How have innovation practices changed in the last years? We conducted around 20 semi-structured interviews...
The issues that shape strategy

The Issues That Shape Strategy

By Leonardo Meeus Companies do not only compete in markets; they also compete on social and political issues. Depending on the business opportunities or threats...
Values in Organisations

Internalising Values in Organisations

By William S. Harvey, Sharina Osman and Marwa E.A. Tourky We read a lot about the importance of organisations being led by their values, but...
Cloud

What is Cloud Integration

The onset of cloud integration has changed the world of business. It helps companies, regardless of size and industry, handle data more effectively than...
business growth

5 Ways for Business to Grow in 2021 With COVID-19

All who own a company are sick about Covid-19. The truth is that the virus must always be considered. Businesses should monitor changes resulting...
ESG

Developing a Strategy for Managing Non-Financial Environment, Social, and Governance (ESG) Risks and Opportunities

By Tim Bovy, Ian Hodges, and David Ryan In Business, everything flows from strategy. Strategy requires that organisations prepare detailed assessments of risks and opportunities,...
privacy

Your Business and Privacy by Design

With the world and technology changing fast, at the turn of the millennium, cybercrime and hacking have been rising. Developed countries are seeing growing...
CRISPR Revolution

Europe Should Aspire to Lead the CRISPR Revolution

Whilst European politicians engage in the brinkmanship of what is becoming known as the ‘vaccine wars’, another biotech rivalry is quietly brewing on both...

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