Ten years ago Apple introduced the concept of the smartphone: the iPhone. Steve Jobs said on January 9, 2007: “Apple is going to re-invent the phone.” Despite the negative views and comments made by some tech gurus, Jobs’ words were proven to be true
One of the assignments I give second year MBA students in my class on the link between business strategy and environmental sustainability is to record a 2-3 minute video blog talking about their views on the environment
So, here we are. It is the first week of the new year, the holidays have ended and everyone is slowly getting back to their busy working mode...after all several resolutions have been written down and new goals have been set, right?!
I heard a commentator on the radio go on and on about what a disaster Donald Trump’s tweet about China was. He wasn’t complaining about the content but about the idea of a president elect using twitter in such a delicate diplomatic situation and not using the conventional channels
At its core, the crisis illustrates the need to disregard age-old principles. Unfortunately, creditors’ dogged adherence to some longstanding doctrines has led to misconceived policies, inflicting unnecessary pain on some without putting an end to the crisis. For some, the question of whether recovery will come soon enough is still up in the air
We are increasingly consulted on it would be better for start-ups to assemble financial resources through crowdfunding (e.g. Kickstarter) or through angel investors, and how to sequence each funding mode
SPOTLIGHT ON BREXIT
IESE professors analyze the continuing Brexit fall-out from different perspectives.
UPDATED: October 31, 2016