ARTICLES WITH TAG: society

TOP RESEARCH Business for good: what place does social impact have in corporate value creation?
Sustainability

Business for good: what place does social impact have in corporate value creation?

by Jean-Marie Peretti

What place does social (or societal) impact have in corporate value creation?

TOP RESEARCH ESSEC Knowledge Review: Building a better world Together
Leadership

ESSEC Knowledge Review: Building a better world Together

by ESSEC Knowledge Editor-in-chief

In this special issue, discover the insights of ESSEC professors on how we can use the challenges our world is facing to build a better world.

TOP RESEARCH Social entrepreneurship
Innovation

Social entrepreneurship

by Stefan Linder

A framework for social entrepreneurship.

TOP RESEARCH Taking the lead in making a difference: the role of business schools
Leadership

Taking the lead in making a difference: the role of business schools

by Stefan Gröschl

How can business schools contribute to making a difference in society?

TOP RESEARCH ESSEC Knowledge Review: Artificial intelligence and the technological transformation
Innovation

ESSEC Knowledge Review: Artificial intelligence and the technological transformation

by ESSEC Knowledge Editor-in-chief

ESSEC professors provide insight into how artificial intelligence and the technological transformation will impact society.

Culture in the time of coronavirus
Society

Culture in the time of coronavirus

by Stoyan Sgourev

Stoyan Sgourev discusses the implications of coronavirus for the cultural industry.

Artificial Intelligence and Its Possible Applications
Innovation

Artificial Intelligence and Its Possible Applications

by Arnaud De Bruyn

What is artificial intelligence? AI is rather hard to define, because researchers don’t seem to agree on what that concept should or should not include. In this video, Arnaud de Bruyn, professor of marketing at ESSEC Business School, not only introduces the notion of deep neural networks but also talks about the revolution their advent triggered, reflecting on the possible applications arising from their use.

TOP RESEARCH Entrepreneurship
Economy & Finance

Entrepreneurship

by ESSEC Knowledge Editor-in-chief

Entrepreneurship is a trending topic and we constantly hear in the medias about success stories of famous people such as Mark Zuckerberg, Jeff Bezos or Bill Gates, among many others. But do we really know what an entrepreneur is? It seems that opinions on the subject are as many as the reasons that make an entrepreneur successful. The word "entrepreneurship" comes from the French verb "entreprendre" which means "to undertake". To truly understand, we have to study the key actors of the economy further.

SUSTAINING CORPORATE VOLUNTEERS ENGAGEMENT: A NEW COUNTERINTUITIVE APPROACH
Strategy

SUSTAINING CORPORATE VOLUNTEERS ENGAGEMENT: A NEW COUNTERINTUITIVE APPROACH

by Arthur Gautier

What are the factors explaining that some employees sustain their volunteering commitment over time?

Intelligence: natural vs artificial?
Leadership

Intelligence: natural vs artificial?

by Maurice Thévenet

Management requires intelligence, a capacity to understand, link things up and act.