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March 22, 2018
What should an 89-year-old tycoon do after building a $100-billion global empire that includes shipping ports, utility companies, mobile networks and retail chains? Since announcing last week that he will formally retire from running CK Hutchison Holdings Ltd. and pass the reins of the conglomerate he founded to his son, Li Ka- shing now faces every retiree’s dilemma: how to use his newfound leisure time.
March 22, 2018
We all juggle multiple roles in life: friend, spouse, parent, and colleague to name a few. Research shows that the more of our genuine selves we can bring to each role, the happier we are. This is because we all want others to see us for who we really are. It is especially true in the workplace; it’s one reason why ‘casual Friday’ dress codes are so popular, and why we like to personalize our desktops with photos and other knick-knacks. These are a form of self-expression where we can provide colleagues with a glimpse of our true selves away from the office.
March 22, 2018
Corporate Social Responsibility is a bit like broccoli – everyone knows its health benefits, but it still takes willpower to choose it over a slice of chocolate cake. While most large companies in developed countries have incorporated CSR practices into their strategies, it’s not yet a staple for many Chinese companies – though it should be. Besides contributing to social well-being, good CSR practices signal good governance, which usually means a healthy balance sheet as well.
March 16, 2018
If you are wondering about a company’s cash holdings you may want to consult a linguist in addition to a financial analyst. According to the results of a new study...
March 7, 2018
Gender does matter in the workplace, according to the results of a new study co-authored by CEIBS Associate Professor of Management and Co-Director of the CEIBS Centre on China Innovation Han Jian. The study explores the role of gender and trust in shaping organizational behaviour, and the researchers found that gender composition plays a crucial role in trust, job attitudes and behaviours.


March 23, 2018
March 20, 2018. Cote D’Ivoire – CEIBS today organised its first ever event in Cote D’Ivoire, with Vice President & Dean Professor Ding Yuan speaking on the timely topic of ‘Belt and Road Initiative (BRI): Origins and Opportunities’. The event, part of the school’s ongoing 1+1 lecture series, was held at Azalai Hotel in Abidjan. It was also an opportunity for CEIBS alumni from Francophone Africa to gather together, and network with guests interested in the topic of the lecture, CEIBS and its programmes.
March 17, 2018
March 17, 2018. Shanghai – High growth entrepreneurship and innovation was the focus of discussions at the 6th China-India Cooperation Forum held today at the Shanghai Campus of China Europe International Business School (CEIBS). Panel discussions featured seven CEOs of Indian high-growth ventures that have raised between US$ 4.5 and US$ 100 million in funding from the most reputed financial and strategic investors. 


March 27, 2018
We cordially invite you to attend our exclusive 1+1 Lecture Entering the Digital Age for Talent Management in Taipei on Mar.27th, 2018
March 30, 2018
We cordially invite you to attend a lecture on March 30, 2018 given by Mr. Olivier Audemars, Vice Chairman of the Board, Audemars Piguet, who will speak about “Family Business Heritage and Innovation”.


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