A quantum shift in thinking

Collaboration is the new competition – Reading this headline I sensed something exciting, a welcome shift in thinking. On January 10, 2013 The Harvard Business Review Blog posted this article written by Ben Hecht, President & CEO of Living Cities. This organization deploys a unique blend of more than $140 million in grants, loans and influence to re-engineer obsolete public systems and connect low-income people and underinvested places, to opportunity.  Continue reading

Why bother to blog?

Blogging is new for some, old hat for others.  You can blog to gossip, blog to chat, blog to tell stories, or blog till the cows come home.  But you can also blog through the fog, blog to clog, blog to the dog, or else blog for naught.

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Welcome to becoming a professional


Welcoming students to Business School Lausanne provides almost as much a pleasure as to congratulate them at the Graduation Ceremony for their accomplishments.  What happens between first enrolment and Graduation is no less interesting, but it can be a period of colorful challenges.  Yes, most students go through some serious challenges that are made up of intense personal, social and professional learning. Continue reading