THE CEMS PHILIPPE LOUVET INNOVATION AWARD CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS

It is with great pleasure that we announce the call for nomination to the newly founded CEMS Philippe Louvet Innovation Award.

15 Oct 2019

CEMS Club Conference Barcelona: Fall Semester 2019

The CEMS Club Conference (CCC) took place at ESADE Business School on October 4th and 5th. The CCC is an event organized each semester by the CEMS Club Support (CCS) Function of the Student Board with the aim to gather CEMS Club Presidents (CCPs) to share knowledge and best practices, network, and to learn about global issues in the CEMS Alliance.

 

14 Oct 2019

Learn more about the CEMS Block Seminar at Tsinghua SEM— Doing Business in China

14 Oct 2019

Why adopting an official corporate language is not enough

Cultural intelligence will help employees negotiate meaning, nurture respect and create long-lasting and productive global relationships, writes Marie-Therese Claes, professor teaching the CEMS MIM. Read on: https://blogs.lse.ac.uk/businessreview/2019/10/03/why-adopting-an-official-corporate-language-is-not-enough/

03 Oct 2019

CEMS Student Board Meeting at AUC in Cairo

 

The CEMS Student Board
held its second of three annual meetings of 2019 proudly hosted by the American
University of Cairo (AUC). During the meeting, the Student Board met with the
university’s very first student cohort and support the launch of CEMS Club
Cairo, while working together with the CEMS Global Office and their 11 teams,
on projects within the CEMS global community.

During the Cairo meeting, the Student Board elected its 31st member and first representative of AUC, Yara Koura.

01 Oct 2019

The new leadership ethos for the 21st century

Great leadership is more important than it has ever been, but the concept of leadership is changing. Sunita Malhotra, professor of the CEMS MIM at the Louvain School of Management and Managing Director, People Insights, makes a case for the leadership model of the future.

Read more: https://www.hrdconnect.com/2019/09/12/the-new-leadership-ethos-for-the-21st-century/

16 Sep 2019

Practicing Cultural Intelligence

Cultural Intelligence is a skill you can acquire through constant practice. Cultural differences are all too often limited to nationalities or ethnicities. We all have several identities and belong to several different groups. For example, there are cultural differences between us and our parents: We don’t always think or act the same way. There are cultural differences between genders, as we are socialized in certain behaviors. There are cultural differences between job roles: An engineer and a salesperson will look at the same events with a different eye and have different interpretations.

 

Read more from Marie-Therese Claes Ph.D. a Professor of Cross-Cultural Management at Louvain School of Management, University of Louvain, Belgium. She teaches in the CEMS Masters in International Management and is part of the Global Leadership Faculty Group. She is a regular contributor on Nurturing Cultural Intelligence from Psychology Today: https://www.psychologytoday.com/intl/blog/nurturing-cultural-intelligence/201907/repeat-correct-reflect-practicing-cultural-intelligence

05 Sep 2019

CEMS Welcomes Lufthansa Group as a New Corporate Partner

The Lufthansa Group is an aviation company with worldwide operations and more than 550 subsidiaries and affiliated companies. The portfolio of companies comprises network airlines, point-to-point airlines, and aviation service companies. CEMS spoke with Remo Hauser, Director, Head of Employee Experience, Human Resources SWISS, to learn more about this great partnership.

1. Could you briefly describe Lufthansa Group’s corporate culture?

15 Jul 2019

Cultural Intelligence: How Much Do I Need to Know?

I am often asked how much we really need to know about other cultures, and whether or not “head” knowledge about cultural differences really matters. Is it not enough to be aware of possible differences in attitude and behaviors—to just “assume difference”?

Read more from Marie-Therese Claes Ph.D. a Professor of Cross-Cultural Management at Louvain School of Management, University of Louvain, Belgium. She teaches in the CEMS Masters in International Management and is part of the Global Leadership Faculty Group. She is a regular contributor on Nurturing Cultural Intelligence from Psychology Today: https://www.psychologytoday.com/intl/blog/nurturing-cultural-intelligence/201907/cultural-intelligence-how-much-do-i-need-know

12 Jul 2019