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IESE, First In the World in Executive Education

IESE’s Executive Education Programs have been ranked the best in the world for the third consecutive year by the Financial Times, thanks to their outstanding quality, their international reach and their stellar faculty. IESE also ranks 1st in the world for its Custom programs for the third consecutive year. The programs earned top praise across all areas, with …
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The 2017 World’s Most Ethical Companies

The Spanish company Iberdrola has been recognized by the Ethisphere Institute as one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies. Among the other companies that feature prominently are Marks & Spencer, Ford Motor Company, Hennes & Mauritz AB (H&M) and L’ORÉAL. Companies recognised by the Ethisphere Institute acknowledge their responsibilities to “drive positive change, consider the impact of their actions on …
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IESE Professors Miguel Antón and Elena Reutskaja Among Rising Stars Of Business Academia

Prof. Elena Reutskaja of IESE’s Department of Marketing and Prof. Miguel Antón of IESE’s Department of Financial Management have been recognized as one of the world’s “40 Best Business School Professors Under the Age of 40” by the management education website Poets & Quants. Prof. Antón received his undergraduate and master’s degrees in economics from the University of Navarra. He …
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The Most Expensive Cities to Live In 2017

Singapore is the world’s most expensive city for the fourth year running according to The Economist Intelligence Unit’s Worldwide Cost of Living 2017. The report listed five Asian cities in its top six, including Hong Kong, Tokyo, Osaka and Seoul. The exception was Switzerland’s Zurich, which was ranked third. Geneva, Paris, New York and Copenhagen …
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Amazon Heads World’s Most Innovative Companies

Amazon has topped Fast Company‘s annual list of the World’s Most Innovative Companies in 2017. Google and Uber occupy second and third position, respectively. Fast Company’s annual list recognizes leading enterprises and rising newcomers that exemplify the best in nimble business and impactful innovation. To produce the 2017 list, the magazine’s editors spent a full year gathering and analyzing …
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Top 100 City Destination Ranking

Hong Kong is the top city destination in the world, with 27.77 million international visitors in 2015, according to Euromonitor International’s latest Top 100 City Destinations Ranking. London pulled in 17.40 million, just ahead of Bangkok at 17.03 million. In Spain, Barcelona and Madrid performed well, despite growing protests (especially in Barcelona) against the negative impacts of mass tourism. …
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The Global Talent Competitiveness Index 2017

Copenhagen, Zurich and Helsinki tied for top place in this year’s edition of the annual Global Talent Competitiveness Index (GTCI), produced by Insead along with the Human Capital Leadership Institute of Singapore (HCLI) and Adecco Group. GTCI measures how countries grow, attract and retain talent and provide resources for government, investors and employers to make …
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2017 Franchise 500 Rankings

7-Eleven Inc. has taken the top spot in Entrepreneur Magazine’s annual Franchise 500, widely regarded as the world’s best and most comprehensive franchise ranking. McDonald’s and Dunkin’ Donuts occupy second and third place, respectively. Each company on Entrepreneur Magazine’s “Franchise 500” list is judged by “objective, quantifiable measures of a franchise operation.” Other factors considered include …
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IESE Ranked In Top 3 Business Schools By Poets & Quants

Poets & Quants has released their new list of the best business schools outside of the U.S., and IESE featured in the top three just behind INSEAD (1st) and London Business School (2nd). This list is a composite of four major MBA rankings published by The Financial Times, The Economist, Bloomberg Businessweek and Forbes. The ranking takes into …
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The World’s Most Powerful People

Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin has topped Forbes‘ list of the world’s most powerful people in 2016, followed by American President-elect Donald Trump in second, and German Chancellor Angela Merkel in third. There are nearly 7.4 billion humans on planet Earth–but these 74 men and women make the world turn. The ranking of the World’s Most …
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