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TOP RESEARCH The CEO’s Journey to Sustainability
Sustainability

The CEO’s Journey to Sustainability

by Stefan Gröschl

Stefan Gröschl, Prof. of Management at ESSEC Business School and spokesman on CSR, shares his latest research on ex-Puma CEO Jochen Zeitz and the journey to sustainability.Our lessons come from the journey, not the destination

VIDEO: For an entrepreneurial ecology
Sustainability

VIDEO: For an entrepreneurial ecology

by Fabrice Cavarretta

Fabrice Cavarretta, Professor of Management at ESSEC Business School, explains how a healthy economic ecosystem is like a tropical forest, containing a wide variety of actors who nourish the ecosystem in different ways.

Shareholder activism in France: the good, the bad, and the ugly
Sustainability

Shareholder activism in France: the good, the bad, and the ugly

by Viviane De Beaufort

Europe is far from the Far West, but according to Professor Viviane de Beaufort, Director of the European Center for Law and Economics (CEDE), shots have started flying!

Philanthropists, think about the impact of your donations
Sustainability

Philanthropists, think about the impact of your donations

by Arthur Gautier

Arthur Gautier, Executive Director of the ESSEC Philanthropy Chair, explains how donors can take into account and improve the impact of their donations as he prepares to launch the MOOC La Philanthropie: Comprendre et Agir (in French).

Running Green: Sustainability at the Paris Marathon
Sustainability

Running Green: Sustainability at the Paris Marathon

by Stefan Gröschl

The Paris Marathon is just one of the many hundred of endurance events planned for 2017. How can we minimize its environmental impact?

HOW SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP COULD DRIVE DEVELOPMENT IN NORTH AFRICA
Sustainability

HOW SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP COULD DRIVE DEVELOPMENT IN NORTH AFRICA

by Thierry Sibieude

In the lead-up to the inauguration of ESSEC’s new campus in Rabat, Morocco, Professor Thierry Sibieude analyzes the social entrepreneurial opportunities in the region, and how they will impact the local economy.

When a vision serves a purpose
Sustainability

When a vision serves a purpose

by Ashok Som

When consumer awareness of social responsibility of the cosmetic industry rose, Estée Lauder Companies (ELC) adjusted to the changing market requirements and focused more and more on corporate sustainability. How did they do it? A case study by Ashok Som, Professor of Strategy and Management, ESSEC Business School.

Making Gender Diversity Work
Strategy

Making Gender Diversity Work

by Stefan Gröschl

In the run-up to International Women’s Day 2017, Stefan Gröschl, Professor of Management, Diversity and Inclusion Strategy Consultant and Co-founder of the Chair of Leadership and Diversity at ESSEC Business School, takes a critical look at the current gender diversity debate and provides suggestions to make gender diversity and inclusion more effective in the workplace.

Investigating the Positive Impacts of Green Spaces on Wellbeing and Performance
Sustainability

Investigating the Positive Impacts of Green Spaces on Wellbeing and Performance

by Ingrid Nappi-Choulet

Research conducted by the ESSEC Chair for Real Estate and Sustainable Development sheds new light on the importance of green spaces and biodiversity in the business sphere.

Weavers Studio of Bengal: sewing and sowing for the community
Sustainability

Weavers Studio of Bengal: sewing and sowing for the community

by Arijit Chatterjee

Following the publication of a recent case study Weavers Studio of Bengal: Use as many hands as possible, Prof. Arijit Chatterjee, ESSEC Business School Asia-Pacific explains the CSR endeavours of this exceptional Indian enterprise.

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