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"My ESMT Berlin MBA: Back to school after a decade of work"

May 28, 2021 | Top MBA
Frans van der Werf is a Dutch candidate on ESMT Berlin’s full-time MBA program and is currently 41 years old. In this article, he explains why now, after 13 years of industry experience, was the right time for an MBA.
Joanna Radeke

"Non-Executive Directors Can Make Climate Neutrality A Reality"

May 27, 2021 | Forbes
Joanna Radeke, manager of the Center for Sustainable Business and Leadership at ESMT Berlin, explores how codetermination helps transition to climate neutrality and sustainability and what non-executive directors can do to make climate neutrality a reality.

"Students Hone Cross-Border Collaboration in Global Virtual Teams Course"

May 27, 2021 | Yale School of Management
Students from ESMT Berlin were among the 703 students who participated in the Global Virtual Teams (GVT) course with students from 11 partner schools within the Global Network for Advanced Management.

"2020 EFMD Case Writing Competition Winners Interview Series: Hidden Champions"

May 26, 2021 | EFMD Global
The Hidden Champions Institute (HCI) at ESMT Berlin sponsors the EFMD Case Writing Competition. Hilde D. Engelen and Bianca Schmitz from the HCI discuss the importance of case writing and teaching on the topic of “Hidden Champions”.
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ESMT Berlin launches initiative to track and reduce its carbon emissions

May 26, 2021 | Press Information
Students of Net Impact ESMT recently started a data-driven carbon accounting initiative to measure, track, and reduce the carbon emissions of the international business school. This initiative is another step in ESMT’s efforts to place sustainability at the forefront of the institution.
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"Framers with Kenneth Cukier and Francis de Véricourt"

May 22, 2021 | Soundcloud
Francis de Véricourt, professor of management science and the director of the Center for Decisions, Models, and Data (DMD-Center) at ESMT Berlin discusses his latest book with co-author Kenneth Cukier, journalist at The Economist, and an associate fellow at the University of Oxford's Saïd Business School.
Oezlem Bedre-Defolie, ESMT Berlin

"Deutschlands spannendste Nachwuchs-Ökonomen"

May 20, 2021 | WirtschaftsWoche
Özlem Bedre-Defolie, associate professor of economics at ESMT Berlin, is listed as one of Germany's most exciting young economists by WirtschaftsWoche. (metered paywall)
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ESMT Berlin customized executive education programs recognized with international awards

May 20, 2021 | Press Information
EFMD, Europe’s largest network association for management development, has given two ESMT Berlin customized executive education programs Excellence in Practice (EiP) Awards.

"Wie eine Business School ihre Online-Lehre ausbaut"

May 18, 2021 | Haufe
ESMT Berlin has expanded its MBA options, offering a Part-time Blended MBA and a Global Online MBA. Nick Barniville, director of the EdTech Lab at ESMT, talks about the development of the programs and the future of online and hybrid programs.

"Financial Times setzt Rankings zu Executive Education aus"

May 17, 2021 | Haufe
The Financial Times' alphabetical list of accredited providers of executive education programs includes ESMT Berlin.
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"The Four Ways of Organizing Innovation"

May 17, 2021 | European Business Review
Christoph Burger, Christoph Räthke, Bianca Schmitz, and Jens Weinmann explore how innovation practices have changed in the last years and how to help executives organize their innovation activities.

"How to Handle "Invisible" Changes to Your Leadership Role"

May 16, 2021 | associations now
The new phenomenon of "invisible transitions”, a term coined by ESMT Berlin's Ingo Marquart, Nora Grasselli, and Gianluca Carnabuci, is referenced in an article on leadership roles.

"Kenneth Cukier and Francis de Vericourt on the GOP’s Framing Problem"

May 11, 2021 | Literary Hub
In this podcast, Francis de Vericourt, professor at ESMT Berlin and co-author of "Framers: Human Advantage in an Age of Technology and Turmoil," is being interviewed about the particular mindset necessary that will allow humanity to overcome the unprecedented challenges that threaten our very existence.

"How an American MBA student ended up in Kenya’s largest slum"

May 11, 2021 | Study International
As an ESMT Berlin MBA student, Roxie Overaker gets to be part of "The Responsible Leaders Fellowship Program", which helps place students in six-month fellowships in emerging areas of Africa or Asia.