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Start me up

Typically, a shrinking economy means a shrinking marketplace and fewer people spending money, so is now the right time to start a business? Peter Boolkah explains why this might just be the best year ever to do so

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How to make meetings more memorable

Employees regularly complain that meetings serve no useful purpose – they’re dull, badly run and are often unproductive. Luckily, Paul Sloane is on hand with some clever ideas for creative get-togethers

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Mixed emotions

Emotional intelligence is undoubtedly an important life skill and one that is getting more attention in workplace settings. But to what extent is it an essential quality for leaders to develop and demonstrate? Graham Roadnight, CEO of The LCap Group, shares his thoughts

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MBA Success Stories: Marc Kern, Frankfurt School of Finance & Management

Marc Kern is one of the founders and chief marketing officer (CMO) at Implify, the first fully digital platform for dental implants in Germany. Before embarking on his own entrepreneurial journey, Kern graduated with an MBA from Frankfurt School of Finance & Management and shares how entrepreneurship has always been his passion and how his business school experience gave him the skills to be successful in the start-up space

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Reaching the top: lessons from Everest

Embarking on a significant challenge such as studying for an MBA, or climbing the world’s highest mountain, can be both exciting and daunting. But it is these attempts that can deliver the best rewards through testing us to our limits and teaching us lifelong lessons about teamwork, leadership and growth, says Apex Group’s Peter Hughes

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The human touch

When you consider challenges such as the global pandemic and widespread economic uncertainty, alongside the rise of remote workforce models, it is no surprise that human capabilities are now at the forefront of the business agenda, contends Federico Frattini from POLIMI Graduate School of Management

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entrepreneurship

Start me up

Typically, a shrinking economy means a shrinking marketplace and fewer people spending money, so is now the right time to start a business? Peter Boolkah explains why this might just be the best year ever to do so

Read More »
Office life

How to make meetings more memorable

Employees regularly complain that meetings serve no useful purpose – they’re dull, badly run and are often unproductive. Luckily, Paul Sloane is on hand with some clever ideas for creative get-togethers

Read More »
careers

Mixed emotions

Emotional intelligence is undoubtedly an important life skill and one that is getting more attention in workplace settings. But to what extent is it an essential quality for leaders to develop and demonstrate? Graham Roadnight, CEO of The LCap Group, shares his thoughts

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MBA

MBA Success Stories: Marc Kern, Frankfurt School of Finance & Management

Marc Kern is one of the founders and chief marketing officer (CMO) at Implify, the first fully digital platform for dental implants in Germany. Before embarking on his own entrepreneurial journey, Kern graduated with an MBA from Frankfurt School of Finance & Management and shares how entrepreneurship has always been his passion and how his business school experience gave him the skills to be successful in the start-up space

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leadership

Reaching the top: lessons from Everest

Embarking on a significant challenge such as studying for an MBA, or climbing the world’s highest mountain, can be both exciting and daunting. But it is these attempts that can deliver the best rewards through testing us to our limits and teaching us lifelong lessons about teamwork, leadership and growth, says Apex Group’s Peter Hughes

Read More »