CEIBS Knowledge

June 21, 2017
Read on for excerpts of presentations by Chairman of Guangzhou Shiyuan Electronic Corporation, Huang Zhengcong; General Manager of Midea Group’s Smart Manufacturing Cloud Division, Neko Chen; VP of Business at Horizen Robotics, Zhang Yongqian; and Partner at Northern Light Venture Capital, Huang He.
June 21, 2017
When Amazon’s US$ 13.7 billion acquisition of the upscale American grocery chain Whole Foods was announced last week it sent shock waves through the retail industry. For months, analysts have been writing the American shopping mall’s obituary, often pointing to e-commerce — and Amazon — as the cause of the death. 
June 13, 2017
China’s ambitious Belt & Road Initiative (BRI) is among the topics that will be discussed during CEIBS Europe Forum in London on July 6. Ahead of the event, we provide an explanation of the BRI.   
June 12, 2017
Conflict in the workplace is inevitable. Colleagues sometimes bad mouth each other; supervisors may take credit for a subordinate’s work; and power struggles are rife. Following such a conflict, the offering and acceptance of an apology is the usual way to reduce tension and prevent a full-blown drama. However, new research by CEIBS Lecturer of Management Zheng Xue finds that this apology ritual for resolving office transgressions is not always as effective as we think, particularly when it’s the boss who is delivering the apology.
June 7, 2017
Emerging markets in Eastern Europe, such as Poland and the Baltic countries of Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania, are among the top 10 markets to embrace according to the CEIBS Emerging Market Classifications 2017 Report which has just been released.


June 20, 2017
June 20, 2017. Shanghai – Three CEIBS faculty will be among global thought leaders at this year’s World Economic Forum (WEF) in Dalian from June 27-29. CEIBS Vice President & Dean Ding Yuan will be joined by Assistant Professor of Marketing Chen Lin and Associate Professor of Management Han Jian. Informally dubbed Summer Davos, the event will explore the overall topic of “Achieving Inclusive Growth in the Fourth Industrial Revolution”. Chinese Premier Li Keqiang is among those expected to attend. 
June 17, 2017
Leading Through Innovation on top of the agenda as colleagues from CEIBS MBA Career Development Center appreciate MBA employers in Shenzhen.


June 24, 2017
Luxury brands have long shunned the development of internet but are now investing in what is considered as a major distribution and communication channel. E-commerce now represents the equivalent of a large flagship store for sales and many consider that it will represent 10% of luxury sales in the near future. However recent studies show that in fact 15% of sales are now directly generated by digital: 5% directly through e-commerce and 10% driven by online experience. Luxury brands have been moving fast over the past few years to integrate internet and its potential into its strategies:
June 30, 2017
Since 2014, CEIBS launched the Master Class series to deliver 29 thought-provoking lectures. The series received an enthusiastic response and became very popular in and outside of the CEIBS community. Since we initialed this signature event, 29 top-notch scholars and business leaders at home and abroad were invited to share their vision and perspectives at CEIBS.


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Over the last two decades, China Europe International Business School (CEIBS) has provided world-class business management education, grooming responsible leaders for China and the rest of the world. Building on the global recognition of its MBA, EMBA and Executive Education Programmes, CEIBS launched its four-year full-time PhD Programme in 2015. The degree will be awarded by Shanghai Jiaotong University.

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