Some economists are debating about China’s economic bubble: not about whether the bubble exists (they concur on that point), but WHEN and HOW it will burst. Does this threat really exist? And what are the main risks for the international economy posed by the current situation of the Chinese economy?
Retail banking is due for a disruptive revolution. Other industries, like music and entertainment, have evolved on the impulse of technology and the process of digitization. Commercial banks, however, are still enchained, held hostage, by the paper world: it is a business that handles information—therefore digitizable—yet remains held back by the analog era.
One thing that struck me in Nairobi was the income gap. Depending on where you go, you may think that everybody in Kenya is poor, or that everybody is rich. Neither picture is truthful. The same misconception can come from looking at country-level economic statistics unwisely.
Sustainable Brands was launched in 2006 by KoAnn Vikoren Skrzyniarz. Her goal was to build a community of professionals in the business world who were interested in innovation and sustainability. These are the three key concepts: Reimagine, Redesign and Regenerate.
The humanitarian issue in the Mediterranean is only part of Europe's Immigration challenge. The real issue is to choose between forcefully shutting the borders or allowing immigration and encouraging a generation of immigrants to adopt european values by integrating them into civil society.
While EU officials try to devise appropriate solutions, the rest of us cannot remain blind to the reality. At the company level, one very basic thing is not take advantage of such desperate situations. On the contrary, let’s start thinking of projects with the potential to enhance Africa’s socioeconomic development so that its people may find conditions for a dignified life there.
A manager must constantly negotiate. Oftentimes, the most difficult negotiations are the ones that take place within the organization. A manager is also a leader. And as a leader, they are often required to negotiate to retain talent.
When people get carried away comparing themselves with the environment, it can have extremely negative consequences on them as individuals and, therefore on their personal and professional lives as well. Decisions driven by comparisons are often amiss.
With the US presidential campaign under way once again, and we are about to hear, see, and read in our media what central figures like Hillary Clinton say to motivate and inspire the electorate to support them
As you know, the EPL (English Premier League) has sold its media rights for the next three years for £1 billion per year. Given the way the money is shared, the lowest-ranked team in the EPL will have a budget as large as the fourth highest ranked team in Spain. Other top European leagues are not far from the Spanish numbers.