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Leadership & People
Impactful stories
May 27, 2021

impACT stories #2: Are we working on the right side?

Being able to help his autistic stepdaughter to overcome challenges in her everyday life has led Joe to become the go-to source for accessible information on how to deal with autism. Through this, he has become a renowned public speaker, communicator, and empowering change-maker. With his talks, he seeks to ignite acceptance. Do not miss out on his contribution to our series.

Nova SBE Social Consulting

Nova SBE Social Consulting

NSC is a dedicated student club from Nova SBE that offers pro-bono consulting services to NGOs and Social Enterprises.

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10. Reduced inequalities
Leadership & People
Impactful stories
SDG
4

Getting through the pandemic with volunteering

During Covid-19, Ana wanted to help in any way. She found the project #compraaospequenos created by the Menos Hub, where she has been working during the last few months. "It was my way to fight the pandemic: to help small Portuguese businesses feel a little bit bigger."

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An hourglass in the sun.
Leadership & People
Research insight
SDG
8

Managing the unforeseen when time is scarce: how temporal personality and team improvised adaptation can foster team performance

Turbulent business environments require responsive teams able to rapidly react to an unpredictable change. This study investigates the role played by team temporal personality in a team's ability to perform well when a disruption occurs, and time is so scarce that planning and execution need to be concurrent.

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Leadership & People
Research insight
SDG
8

Leader humility and team performance

Although there is a growing interest toward the topic of leader humility, extant research has largely failed to consider the underlying mechanisms through which leader humility influences team outcomes.

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