The International Academy of Management mourns the passing of our fellow Hein Schreuder, prominent Dutch schoolar, and corporate strategist.

Hein Schreuder passed away last Sunday, May 28th, at the age of 71. Schreuder held various academic and managerial positions in the Netherlands and abroad. He graduated in business economics from the Erasmus University Rotterdam in 1976, before starting his research career at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam. In 1984, he was appointed professor of business … Continued

Impending Global Leadership Challenges: Lessons Learned from the Covid-19 Crisis

  The international Academy of Management Global Forum 2020 took place on October 9th and was hoster by IEDC – Bled School of Management, Slovenia. In this meeting, many topics were discussed by leaders around the world, offering business, academic and political perspective.  Read the complete article here – Impending Global Leadership  

Save the date – Global Forum 2021

This year’s conference “Reshaping Capitalism: An Agenda for Corporate Leaders, Investors and Regulators”, hosted by IEDC Bled School of Management, will take place on October 15th, from 10:00 to 13:30 pm ET by Zoom. Please save the date for the next Global Forum 2021. To register in advance for this meeting, please send an e-mail to: … Continued

Corporate Governance in Startups by Luc Sterckx

Luc Sterckx’s book, “Corporate Governance in Startups”, combines the structural and legal basis of Governance in startups with the author’s extensive experience in the field over several years and companies. He shows the way of very practical implementation including setting the right priorities.

Save the date – Global Forum 2020

This year’s conference “Impending Global Leadership Challenges: Lessons learned from the COVID-19 crisis”, hosted by IEDC Bled School of Management, will take place on October 9, from 10:00 to 13:30 pm ET by Zoom. The Global Forum will gather business and thought leaders to discuss and learn about this year’s obstacles and challenges. The exhibitors … Continued

The Long-Term Impact of the Pandemic on Corporate Governance

The pandemic is likely to have lasting, material repercussions for how health care enterprises approach corporate governance. These repercussions are separate and distinct from the board’s disaster-response duties that were summoned into application during the height of the health crisis. Rather, they relate to how certain traditional governance principles and practices are expected to change … Continued

The Importance Of The Services Sector To The Sustainable Development Goals

Previously I have written about the importance of the healthcare, resource transformation, food and beverage, consumption, extractives & minerals processing, renewables and alternative energy, infrastructure, transportation, and technology and communications sectors to the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

The Changing Role of Business

On August 19, 2019, 181 CEOs who are members of the U.S. Business Roundtable (BRT) issued a statement on the purpose of a corporation. Its opening sentence speaks to each person’s right to lead a life of meaning and dignity. It goes on to acknowledge the central importance of stakeholders, including customers, employees, suppliers, local communities … Continued