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Cinemas vs VOD: a Disruptive Change after Coronavirus?

The Coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic has been surprisingly disruptive in many areas of society. A significant impact has been made on cinemas and distributors, prompting large scale disagreements, a ban on specific films and threats to make sweeping changes in the industry through an increased use of Video on Demand. But how will the prospect of […]

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Successful Projectmanagement from Home-Office

With the way things are currently set, it is only wise to find ways and implement strategies for your team to work from home. For this reason, the number of people working from home offices is rapidly increasing because more companies are now embracing remote working. Home-office projectmanagement becomes more important. Although it is almost […]

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Smart Cities Evolution after the Covid-19 Pandemic

Cities around the world have faced hardships since the Covid-19 pandemic hit. Every metropolitan area has been affected, even the emerging smart cities of the future. The epidemic has opened up a whole new perspective on the planning and developments of a smart city as they evolve in the future. The smart cities evolution needs […]

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Retailers Health Measures to Protect Employees

While the coronavirus massively spread across various regions globally, the main focus for retailers is to limit the pandemic’s impact on both the employees and customers. As essential service providers, you are forced to adopt new guidelines and protective protocols according to local and state directives. In most regions around the world, the retail sector […]

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Understanding Business Continuity Management

Disasters always come without warning, meaning lack of preparedness can have devastating results to businesses. The only way that a business can ensure preparedness for disasters is through a business continuity management programme. Barclay Simpsons describes Business Continuity Management (BCM) as a holistic management process that helps an organisation identify potential threats and the possible […]

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Internet platforms democracy for economies

Think of small nodes of economic activity, local economies, that are connected to each other through lines of information and communication and resource sharing. Rather than a large controlling center with outward thrusts of power and control, in a democratized economy both risk and reward is spread out over interconnecting economies. Multiply these same communicating […]

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Synergies and Impact of Mergers & Acquisitions

Corporate Responsibility is becoming ever more important in these challenging economic times. Real prosperity requires a combination of economic development with social generosity and demands a new approach towards social and managerial engagement. Mergers & acquisitions are typically complex in nature and have to be seen from a wider perspective that takes into account not […]

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Sustainability and COVID-19: A disconnect?

The question we are addressing in this article is: Did the companies that have included sustainability and corporate responsibility in their strategies, acted fair und provided help during Corona (COVID-19). We are looking at the strategies of the companies and are providing examples of actions implemented in certain industries. Did they act responsibly or did […]

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Increase the readability of your corporate reports

One of the biggest problems in corporate reporting is, that actually not many are really reading the big company reports (corporate annual reports or sustainability reports). There are a lot of people and departments involved in producing these comprehensive reports; however only a small community reads it in the end (i.e. the investment community or […]

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Long-term pricing for products and services

This article describes how market prices could be used to set the right incentive to achieve long term growth (via long-term pricing). These days – in general – you need to have market power to be profitable. Market power means you need to a have a significant market share or monopolist position. In this position […]