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Management of Chanage

Management of Chanage

Lida Mantzavinou

Skyguide internship opportunity on Management of Change within the Transformation team Topic: Applying Management of Change in Virtual Centre touchdown



Margot Stuart

The Swiss Center for Luxury Research (SCLR), IMD and OriginAll, through an E4S (IMD, UNIL & EPFL) initiative, has been

THRIVE Impact Summer School: Call for MAPA Expert Collaborators

THRIVE Impact Summer School: Call for MAPA Expert Collaborators

Rachel Brooks

The Competence Center for Social Innovation at the University of St.Gallen (CSI-HSG) is currently has an open call for expert

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Nation building successes and failures matter to the EU and OECD 

By Dominic Rohner, Professor of Economics, Faculty of Business and Economics (HEC Lausanne), University of Lausanne, and Research Fellow, the Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)  From...
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Can NFTs Support Organizing in the Future of Work?

Emerging technologies are constantly evolving and shape how we organize work within organizations. Building upon design principles of decentralized autonomous organizations (DAOs), our Point of View article...

Water, climate change and digitalization: the role of university teaching in equipping future leaders to deliver on SDG 6

On October 12th, Guillaume and Mark were invited to a Breakfast Research and Practice seminar hosted by the Research Center for Grand Challenges at HEC Lausanne. The aim was to share their experience and...

Unravelling the paradox: Green preferences sustain greenwashing

The allure and deception of green labels We often hear that we as consumers have the responsibility and the power to support reaching the Sustainable Development Goals with our consumption decisions....
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Private Equity: Greenwashing Galore

We are awash with ESG slogans – companies often include a glorified caption of how they care about their employees, environment and our children’s future. This has reached a point where we are flooded...

Climate: The End of the Road for Current Solutions?

The HEC Research Centre for Grand Challenges held a Practice and Research Seminar on 16th March 2023.  Duncan Pollard and Sébastien Houde debated our current corporate and economic approaches to climate...
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Enlightenment 2.0 - The unfinished legacy of Giordano Bruno

Man is not at the center of the universe. In fact, the universe has no center. There are many suns, surrounded by many planets and on some of them there might even be life forms comparable to ours. This...

Reimagining Academia in the Face of Urgent Global Challenges 

The world is not in a good shape. When Rockström and colleagues defined the ecological crisis along nine different planetary boundaries – from global warming to the extinction of species in 2009, they...

The grandest challenge: Overcoming un-sustainability

This is an appeal to conceive today’s grand societal challenges as interconnected problems of sustainability. The prime question asked is therefore how current un–sustainability can be overcome by...
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Welcome to the Grand Challenges Blog @ HEC Lausanne!

“Grand challenges are formulations of global problems that can be plausibly addressed through coordinated and collaborative effort”  (George et al. 2016)  Contributing to this coordinated...

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