Management
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May 27, 2021

impACT stories #5: Better Business for a Better World - the B Corp Movement

We have the pleasure of hosting Ana Salomé Martins, Executive Board Member & People and Development Director at Symington Family Estates, Miguel J. Martins, Sustainable Investments Partner Grosvenor – House of Investments, and Tiago Pessoa, Founder & CEO at Agri Marketplace - and of course Luis Amado, Executive Director at B Lab Portugal!

Nova SBE Social Consulting Student Club

Nova SBE Social Consulting Student Club

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

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Management
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Changing corporate governance in response to negative media reports

We study how organizations change their corporate governance in response to negative publicity in the media.

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Why Organizational Safety Matters in Times of Crisis

High performing teams in healthcare services were admitting and discussing their errors and failures. Those teams felt safe in their organization to talk about them because they could learn and improve processes management and organizational performance. Managers don't have to expect results to be stable or always grow in a positive direction. Ups and downs can be a course correction or a change in path. Observing and measuring a team's behavior is essential. Healthcare professionals will focus on building the right processes, sharing problems with an open dialogue without fear, not just monitoring indexes.

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Do general managerial skills spur innovation?

We show that firms with chief executive officers (CEOs) who gain general managerial skills over their lifetime of work experience produce more patents.

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