Archivo del July, 2013

Why big companies need entrepreneurs

innovafinal Why big companies need entrepreneurs

 

We know it. Everyone says it. Risk is absolutely necessary for entrepreneurial success.

Entrepreneurs aren’t the only ones who have to deal with the fear of trying new things. This feeling also arises in many large companies when someone comes up with a new idea.

Innovation raises instinctive fears, especially when it comes from the outside, because companies are afraid that their business ideas will leak out to their competitors. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nine Proposals for the Democratic Regeneration of Public Life

unijesfinal 255x300 Nine Proposals for the Democratic Regeneration of Public Life
In June, the Spanish Centre for Sociological Research published a troubling statistic: only 27% of Spaniards trust the current political system. This marks the first time in several decades that this figure has fallen below 30%, and shows just how far Spanish trust in politicians has plummeted over the past few months.

Last week, ESADE and the other members of UNIJES, the federation of Jesuit universities in Spain, unveiled the “Declaration for Democratic Regeneration in Spanish Public Life”. This declaration sets out our concerns regarding the current social and political situation. Read the rest of this entry »

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