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How do you get exactly what you want in a negotiation? Use this simple sentence

July 20, 2020
Including an extra sentence which compares your offer to the seller’s minimum price in a negotiation increases the likelihood of you getting what you want, finds research from ESMT Berlin.
Henry Sauermann, ESMT

It’s not about money – ESMT Berlin study investigates scientists’ motives for commercial activities

June 18, 2020
For scientists, engaging in commercial activities such as patenting and starting new ventures can be much more lucrative than relying on pure academic work.
Industry Immersion Program, class, screenshot

ESMT Berlin employability program in Africa opens new locations and moves virtual

June 11, 2020
The Industry Immersion Program (IIP), a joint initiative by business school ESMT Berlin and the African Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS), welcomed three new classes this week.
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Post-Brexit executive education program designed by ESMT Berlin wins international award

May 19, 2020
The European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD) recognizes the successful partnership of Irish government agency Enterprise Ireland, international business school ESMT Berlin, and IMS Marketing with an Excellence in Practice Silver Award 2020 in Ecosystem Development.
ESMT Berlin, garden, students

Community, curiosity, courage, rigor: ESMT Berlin defines values in participative process

May 18, 2020
ESMT Berlin, Germany’s number 1 business school according to the Financial Times, has agreed upon a new purpose and values statement to raise employee identification with the organization and deepen its commitment with students and clients.
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Financial Times ranking: ESMT Berlin global top 10 in executive education

May 11, 2020
ESMT Berlin placed 10th globally in the 2020 Financial Times combined ranking of open enrollment and customized executive education programs, climbing two places from 2019.

Digital Society Institute at ESMT Berlin and Le CNAM to collaborate in cybersecurity research

March 16, 2020
The Digital Society Institute (DSI) at ESMT Berlin and the Conservatoire National des Arts et Métiers Security and Defense Research Laboratory (CNAM EESD) in Paris have agreed to a four-year partnership promoting academic research and exchange on cybersecurity and strategy.
EQUAL4EUROPE-Teilnehmer in Barcelona

EQUAL4EUROPE kick-off: ESMT Berlin participates in project launch to promote gender equality at academic institutions

February 18, 2020
Researchers, lecturers and experts in gender equality from various international universities and business schools met in Barcelona for the launch of EQUAL4EUROPE, a research project funded by the European Commission.
Industry Immersion Program 2019 cohort in class

ESMT Berlin employability program in Africa to expand after successful pilot phase

February 14, 2020
The Industry Immersion Program (IIP) launched in 2017 by ESMT Berlin and the African Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS) in Cape Town, South Africa, has exceeded expectations and will expand to several new locations in the coming years.
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R&D Annual Report 2019 shows high quality of research at ESMT Berlin

February 11, 2020
ESMT Berlin’s international faculty continue to deliver first-class research according to the newly issued R&D Annual Report 2019.
Female leaders on panel

ESMT Berlin promotes female leaders with targeted scholarships

February 6, 2020
ESMT Berlin is offering several executive education scholarships to promote women in leadership positions.
Urs Müller

Urs Müller of ESMT Berlin honored as Outstanding Case Teacher 2020

February 5, 2020
On #WorldCaseTeachingDay, The Case Centre has named Urs Müller, affiliate program director at ESMT Berlin and associate professor at SDA Bocconi, as the winner of the 2020 Outstanding Case Teacher competition.
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Berlin School of Economics awarded €300,000 by Einstein Foundation

January 21, 2020
The Berlin School of Economics (BSE), a collaboration of eight Berlin universities and research institutions including ESMT Berlin, has been awarded the title of “Einstein Doctoral Program” and a prize of 300,000 euros by the Einstein Foundation.
Jan Nimczik, ESMT Berlin

Jan Nimczik awarded German Prize for Economics

January 16, 2020
Jan Nimczik, assistant professor of economics at ESMT Berlin, is one of the winners of the Joachim Herz Foundation’s German Prize for Economics 2020.
ESMT Berlin, MBA class 2020

ESMT Berlin welcomes 2020 Full-time MBA class

January 15, 2020
Forty-nine students from 24 countries started their Full-time MBA program at ESMT Berlin this week.