Talking about writing in an age dominated by technology and AI platforms may seem counterproductive, but Anne-Laure Fayard, Professor at Nova SBE, explains why it is crucial to develop this skill in order to keep our analytical and creative skills alive.
In a world of endless and constant stimuli, are we really reaching the peak of our creativity? Paula Maio Marques, Director for Business Transformation at Nova SBE Executive Education, explains how a set of creativity-related genes saved us from extinction and how boredom is essential for activating this core human competence.
Miguel Pina e Cunha explains how contemporary societies are going through a wave of transformation commonly known as the "digital transformation", which is sometimes referred to as a fourth industrial revolution. But, as with all the other great waves of change, this one also brings opportunities and threats.
At a time when human resource management has become critical for national companies, a study carried out by Cetelem-BNP Paribas Personal Finance, in partnership with NielsenIQ, reveals that in addition to salary issues, skills development and career plans are considered some of the most important initiatives to promote talent retention, and that "when it comes to Human Development, Education, Teaching and Training are top of mind words for the Portuguese".
Given the fickleness of the world, we need leaders who are able to build resilient and adaptive organizations to deal with major changes. Nadim Habib, Professor at Nova SBE and international consultant in the areas of strategy, innovation, and creativity, is one of those who guarantee it. But can a good leader create "future-proof" companies?