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Making It Overseas: Why You Need to Have Cultural Capital & a Global Mindset | Harvard Business Review

What skills, attributes and experience do managers require when working across the globe? According to a recent report in the Harvard Business Review, effective International Business Managers command what is termed a ‘Global Mindset’. Read More

The Statistical Power of Professor Hans Rosling’s Gapminder.org

The Gapminder foundation was founded through a collaboration between, Ola Rosling, Anna Rosling Rönnlund and Professor Hans Rosling at the Karolinska Institutet. Read More

Research is developing its capital with British Universities increasingly contributing to Business activities

According to a recent report by the 1994 Group, which is an organisation that represents 19 research-intensive universities and is established to promote excellence in research and teaching:

“British universities are contributing more directly than ever to the country’s business activity…” Read More

HEC Paris Specialises in Education & Management Sciences Research

HEC Paris is one of France’s most highly rated Grandes Ecoles. The Financial Times Global MBA Rankings 2010 ranks HEC Paris at number 18 with a climb of 11 places from the previous year. HEC Paris’ student intake attracts France’s top executives, and guest speakers at the Grande Ecole have ranged from Bill Gates to former President of France, Valéry Giscard d’Estaing. Read More