The first Yunus Social Business Center throughout the Middle East has found a home at the University of Bethlehem: it aims to act as an incubator and accelerator of startups in the context of social business
Elizabeth Warren, 69 years old, senator for Massachusetts, has announced her candidacy to the democratic primaries before the presidential elections in 2020. With her Accountable Capitalism Act, she is hoping to make large businesses responsible not only to shareholders but also the public
Smart working, youth/senior relationship, and the gender gap problems that can become an opportunity for companies. Provided that…
Last year the percentage of donations was anchored at 0.12% in line with international averages (the United States in the lead). How do you explain this boom? The analysis of the second “Corporate Giving in Italy” report.
Career Gear is a US association with one goal: helping their clients dress sharply for that crucial moment the job interview. It has achieved incredible results and the initiative is coming to Europe soon.
The rate of school dropouts has fallen from 20.8% ten years ago to 13.8% in 2016. The numbers are going down, but Italy is still above the 10% Europe 2020 objective and its southern regions exceed national averages
CONSOB’s latest financial report, Boardroom gender diversity and performance of listed companies in Italy , is the first in-depth study, using dynamic economic modelling, on the impact of having women directors on the board.
The percentage of female legal professionals is increasing in a field where, 20 years ago, just 20% were women. Yet, despite a nearly 50/50 gender split between trainees, it remains the case that only men successfully climb to the upper echelons of the profession. Barbara de Muro, the lawyer in charge of the ASLA Women project, explains why we should turn things around and how to do it
Around 600,000 companies in Italy with foreign leadership recorded a two-figure growth rate in the period between 2011 and 2015. This benefits not just the state coffers but also the banking system
An AstraRicerche survey reveals that having disabled employees boosts efficiency and innovation in companies
It is absolutely vital for companies to make their employees feel part of a positive environment. That way, they’ll help you improve your brand reputation. But this does not always yield positive results
Sport, art and training make it possible to reactivate 75% of the young people involved in the scheme launched by ActionAid in various cities including Milan.
Our country should stop selling cars with diesel or petrol engines by 2035 and switch to electric cars. New skills, new professional profiles and more research will be needed
“Psychology and the Good Life”, taught by Laurie Santos at Yale, has become the most popular course in the history of the prestigious American university. Yet there is no shortage of examples in Italy as well
Software developers, engineers and computer scientists will be leading the first phase of creating a virtual reality for avatars. But eventually a detailed world will have to be created, and this will only be possible with architects, designers, mathematicians and many other professional profiles.