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The Number of Female Founders in Asset Management Hasn’t Changed Much Since 1993. Marcia Page Wants to Fix That.
A research from HEC Paris Business School showed it: gender-diverse deal teams in private equity generate higher internal rates of return. However, the number of female founders in asset management has barely changed since the early nineties. Marcia Page, one of the few female asset management owners, wants change.
The State of the Union speech was a big missed opportunity for Ursula von der Leyen
Law professor at HEC Paris Business School Alberto Alemanno comments in an op-ed for Euronews European Comission President Ursula von den Leyen's State of the Union speech and deems it a missed "opportunity to inspire and bring along citizens in the ongoing, epochal effort aimed at redefining our societies and their underlying systems in a post-COVID world."
Expert tips on making a business school application stand out
Because of the current crisis induced by the Covid-19 pandemic, the number of applications for masters in management is rising. Sophie Dimich-Louvet, director of student recruitment at HEC Paris, confirms that “students feel it is a worthwhile investment in terms of career placement and business education, especially in times of uncertainty”. In this article, The Financial Times provides tips for applicants who want to stand out.
LARPing For Success: Improvisation As A Key Skill For The Future Of Work
A new study led by Kristine de Valck, Associate Professor at HEC Paris, Pier Vittorio Mannuci, Assistant Professor at London Business School and Davide C. Orazi, Senior Lecturer at Monash Business School, focuses on ways to develop improvisation skills. A summary of this research published by Forbes demonstrates that, in fact, the development of improvisation skills is not linear and evolves through time. Moreover, these skills flourish through frequent social interactions.