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Through the Ceiling and Over the Cliff? Catch-22 for Women Executives

March 25, 2016 • BUSINESS & INNOVATION, SPECIAL FEATURES, Strategies for the Changing World, Unprotected PostComments (0)

This program for women executives combines business acumen with leadership development and career reflection. It’s an approach designed to strengthen the key skills needed for navigating the road ahead. You might also like: Rappler Guilty of Treason How to Lead During Periods of Uncertainty Get That Wow Factor with Asia’s Top Executive Education

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The Culture Map – Decoding How People Think, Lead, and Get Things Done Across the World

February 4, 2016 • BUSINESS & INNOVATION, CULTURE & LIFESTYLE, Editor’s Choice, Strategies for the Changing World, Unprotected PostComments (1)

By Erin Meyer Cultural differences lead to confusion, misunderstanding and needless conflict in the business world. In this article, Erin Meyer discusses the Culture Map, a first step into understanding a wider and richer array of work styles and how culture

Creating Competitive Advantage: Implementing Strategies that Work

February 1, 2016 • BUSINESS & INNOVATION, Global Giants, Strategies for the Changing World, Unprotected PostComments (1)

For over two decades, Wharton Executive Education has offered strategy programs that have helped senior executives solve some of their biggest business challenges. You might also like: How to Lead During Periods of Uncertainty Get That Wow Factor with

The Side Effects of Culture Change: How to Anticipate and Manage Them

December 1, 2015 • BUSINESS & INNOVATION, CULTURE & LIFESTYLE, SPECIAL FEATURES, Strategies for the Changing World, Unprotected PostComments (0)

When a company transitions to a new culture, everyone, from those who are leading the change to those who are experiencing it, can have complex responses. Some are positive — and some are bad enough that they threaten the likelihood of the change’s

Global Brand Power: Experiential Positioning of a Brand

June 4, 2015 • GLOBAL ECONOMY, EMERGING TRENDS, BUSINESS & INNOVATION, CULTURE & LIFESTYLE, Strategies for the Changing WorldComments (0)

By Barbara E. Kahn Building a strong global brand is all about creating that unique position in the market. Here Barbara E. Kahn illustrates the make-or-break importance of identifying a brand’s appropriate competitive set and reaching out to the right

“Empowering Women Makes Economic Sense”

January 25, 2015 • BUSINESS & INNOVATION, CULTURE & LIFESTYLE, Strategies for the Changing World, World DevelopmentComments (0)

Interview with James Zhan Foreign investment holds enormous potential for women’s empowerment through the creation of formal jobs and business linkages – and this is good for development. But a recent study by the United Nations Conference on Trade and

Sustainability: Getting Down to Business

September 26, 2014 • EMERGING TRENDS, CULTURE & LIFESTYLE, SPECIAL FEATURES, Climate Change & Society, Europe, Strategies for the Changing World, Unprotected PostComments (1)

Interview with Nikos Avlonas As the Millennium Development Goals near their 2015 deadline, the role that the private sector must play in driving a global sustainability agenda is becoming clearer than ever. Below, Nikos Avlonas, founder and President of the

Luxury Brands Need to Chart a Course into New Frontier Markets

September 22, 2014 • GLOBAL ECONOMY, CULTURE & LIFESTYLE, SPECIAL FEATURES, Frontier Markets, Editor’s Choice, Asia - Pacific, China, India, Middle East & Africa, Strategies for the Changing World, Unprotected PostComments (0)

By Glyn Atwal and Douglas Bryson The progressively unpredictable dynamics of the BRIC markets are now challenging luxury brands to rethink their global market strategies. Below, Glyn Atwal and Douglas Bryson argue that as luxury brands seek to adapt to new