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?
The Finanças para Todos program, created by the Nova SBE Finance Knowledge Center (Nova School of Business & Economics' specialized knowledge center in Finance), was created to increase the levels of financial literacy in Portugal. The program, which celebrates its first anniversary this month, already has more than 500 participants and is preparing to create more classes in both face-to-face and online formats.
It was during the xBA and WLP Summit, on October 28, that Cristina Cassis, alumna of the Women's Leadership Program (WLP) - an executive program resulting from the partnership between Nova SBE and the Brazilian school StarSe - presented the book "From the ordinary to the extraordinary", which she says was inspired by the lessons she learned during the program. The publication also includes five testimonials from former WLP students.
With the increasing use of crypto assets, it is important to understand the use of Blockchain in a decentralized world. This technology has in its genesis the ability to transform business, change global supply chains, materialize a shared economy and redefine companies and economy models, with short and medium term impacts on economic and social infrastructures. Nuno Silva Vieira, partner at Antas da Cunha ECIJA, leading the Legal Intelligence department, and Executive Coordinator of the Blockchain & Smart Contracts program, explains why it is essential to invest in knowledge about this technology to remain relevant in the market.