Financial Times Executive Education 2020: the top 50 schools

Mary P. Humphrey

Iese enterprise school, based mostly in Barcelona, tops the com0bined desk for the sixth consecutive yr.

*This desk is compiled from the scores fundamental the Economic Moments Executive Education 2020 open enrolment and custom rankings, fairly than the printed rankings the two sets of data are given equivalent fat, but the over-all result is hence not equivalent to the normal of the two printed figures for every single school.

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FT Schools competition: climate change

Mary P. Humphrey

Faculty learners are invited to enter the joint FT and Royal Geographical Society competition on climate transform and sustainability. 

Individuals studying A stage geography or the equivalent have right until September thirty to publish an essay of up to one,000 text or an ArcGIS StoryMap, selecting and analysing details on sustainability and climate transform to convey to the geographical guiding it. 

Entries ought to be primarily based around the Cop-26 2021 aims ‘to raise climate ambition, make resilience and lower emissions’ and ought to think about a range of scales — from regional to worldwide. 

The judges will seek entries

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What is the future for universities? FT readers respond

Mary P. Humphrey

Covid-19 has disrupted universities throughout the world, with shorter-expression impacts on analyze through the shift to remote discovering and longer expression implications for the provision and composition of larger education. In a new online issue and reply session, FT visitors discussed the developments and pressures with main industry experts and heads of institutions.

For learners, an speedy worry was the high quality of discovering even though learning remotely and the fairness of examinations taken online. A single argued: “How can online assessments, to the extent they contribute to students’ last grades for the yr, be judged to require ample rigour

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The Health Care Backlog Is a $52B Problem

Mary P. Humphrey

U.S. businesses and shoppers are struggling with a overall health treatment dilemma that practically all are woefully unprepared for. Although companies have been focused on near-time period mitigation of COVID-19 impacts on their workforces and organizations, lots of CFOs have not viewed as the for a longer period-time period ramifications the pandemic will have on their organizations’ overall health treatment expenditures.

Individuals have been getting substantially a lot less overall health treatment in the 1st half of 2020 than any person could have predicted — even like COVID-19 therapy. That has triggered a severe fall in shelling out in many

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Atos Annual General Meeting of June 16, 2020 to be held behind closed doors

Mary P. Humphrey

Paris, May possibly 25, 2020

In the context of health and fitness unexpected emergency joined to the COVID-19 epidemic, and in purchase to secure the health and fitness and the protection of its staff members and shareholders, the Atos SE Board of Directors decided, throughout its meeting held on May possibly 22, 2020, to keep the Annual Common Assembly of June 16, 2020 guiding shut doors.

In accordance with the steps adopted by the French federal government to limit the spread of COVID-19, in specific ordinance no. 2020-321 of March 25, 2020 pertaining to the holding of the typical meetings,

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