Huawei: An Explosive Growth Story

Huawei: An Explosive Growth Story

It could be said that Huawei is like the Rorschach Test of global tech companies. How you define them depends on your perspective and...
Philips Sustainability & Innovation

Philips: A Legacy of Innovation and Sustainability

When the Philips Corporation launched their sustainability vision in 2012, it was seen by many as a brand new venture into furthering 21st-century technology....
[Podcast] The Science of Happiness In Family and Business

[Podcast] The Science of Happiness In Family and Business

The quest to discover the secret to happiness has been one which has preoccupied mankind since the dawn of recorded time. Aristotle and the...
J Paul Getty

The Price of Wealth: A Tale of J Paul Getty, Once the Richest Man...

To some, he was everything they aspire to be – wealthy, successful, famous, a conquering hero in the business world and a sophisticated art...
[Podcast] Female Succession in Africa’s Family Businesses

[Podcast] Female Succession in Africa’s Family Businesses

The challenges of succession in a family owned business are as numerous as they are complex. From bridging the generation gap to walking the...
Warrenb Buffett

5 Business Lessons From Warren Buffett’s Experience at Berkshire Hathaway

As investment mistakes go, this is one many of us would like to make. Warren Buffett, nicknamed the "Oracle of Omaha" for his legendary...
The Eastern Adventures of an Entrepreneurial Family

[Podcast] The Eastern Adventures of an Entrepreneurial Family

From the coastal town of Aabenraa in what is now Denmark, two young men, Heinrich Jessen and Jacob Jebsen, whose fathers and grandfathers were sea...
3 Lessons Learned From the Rise and Fall of Once Mighty Nokia

3 Lessons Learned From the Rise and Fall of Once-Mighty Nokia

Some Fortune 500 companies gain notoriety through their unparalleled success and complete domination in their industry. Others become infamous for missteps and wrong calls...

[Podcast] German Family Businesses Eye A Digital Future

The challenges facing a family-owned business are wide-ranging; however, the Chair of Family Business sets out to become a thought leader by focusing on...
Werner von Siemens: A Founding Father of Electrical Engineering

Werner von Siemens: A Founding Father of Electrical Engineering

When considering suitable birthday presents, what do you get for the 200-year-old who has everything? This is the question leaders of government, business, and...