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Leadership and People Management

Beyond Money: Developing Multiple Paths to Career Success

Las Heras, Mireia; et al.

A company car, a promotion, a raise -- the traditional symbols of success may no longer be the most coveted rewards people expect from their work. A study of career success in 11 countries, coauthored by IESE’s Mireia Las Heras, reveals that definitions of success are in flux around the globe and that HR professionals need to adapt to this reality.

Finance

Bullish on Spain's Commercial Real Estate

Suárez, José Luis; et al.

The 1st Investors Survey in Commercial Real Estate 2015 reports extremely positive sentiment among international and national investors in Spain. The joint project by IESE and JLL looks at where the pros are investing and what they are considering in commercial real estate deals.

 

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Corporate Governance

A Modest Advance for Women on Spain's Shrinking Boards

Atrevia; ICWF - Centro Internacional Trabajo y Familia

Women's presence on Spain's highest profile corporate boards is increasing slowly. Female directors occupy 17.3 percent of board seats for the benchmark IBEX 35 companies, but that is still three points below the EU average. FCC, Jazztel and REE follow the European Commission's recommendation that 40 percent of outside directors be female.

 

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Leadership and People Management

Remote Control or Local Talent? The Future of International Assignments

Reiche, Sebastian; Harzing, Anne-Wil

Leadership and People Management

Working in Iraq: The Choice Between Safe and Right?

Al-Rikabi, Ammar; Ribera, Alberto

Service and Operations Management

Size Up and Sell Well

Flores, Juan Enrique; Boada, Pol; Moscoso, Philip

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Knowledge and Communication

Working for Happiness

Arthur Brooks

What do people really want? At the end of the day, we want to be happy. Arthur C. Brooks, president of the American Enterprise Institute, talks to IESE about the research linking work and happiness and highlights four key areas that contribute the most to happiness levels.

 

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Business Ethics and Corporate Social Responsibility

Don't Buy This

IESE

We can buy less, waste less, choose the sustainable option -- and still get ahead, says Jill Dumain of clothing manufacturer Patagonia. Dumain shared her sustainable expertise at IESE's 14th Doing Good and Doing Well conference, the largest student-run conference of its kind in Europe.

 

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