If Zara, Ikea and Amazon are success stories because of the global sweep of their brands, they’re also testament to the importance of operations management. A new book by IESE's Philip Moscoso and Alejandro Lago – in collaboration with Marc Sachon, Natalia Yankovic, Jaume Ribera and Carlos Rodríguez-Lluesma – looks at how to make operations a source of competitive advantage. The book also includes highly practical advice on redesigning and innovating corporate processes to help realize a company's full potential.
Interested in improving your company’s operations? You can purchase the book here.
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The world’s cities are more crowded than ever – and their residents more divided. What can be done to weave a more inclusive urban fabric? A new book by Profs.Pascual Berrone and Joan Enric Ricart, and researcher Ana Isabel Duch T-Figueras, looks at how city leaders can increase social cohesion through a wide range of policies and initiatives.
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IESE recently hosted the Asia Career Fair for the first time, bringing more than 225 MBA students from leading European business schools together with companies that do business in Asia. Students from IESE, HEC Paris, London Business School and Erasmus University had the chance to interact with about a dozen companies operating in sectors from technology to consultancy to consumer goods.