Only three percent of working professionals currently use any kind of virtual reality (VR) applications in their workplaces. But 30 percent say VR will revolutionize their work in the coming decade, according to the second part of a three-part study conducted by the INSEAD Emerging Markets Institute, Universum, the MIT Leadership Centre and The Head…

arab luxury world 2017, the Middle East’s leading luxury business conference, has announced the winners of its first-ever Global Student Competition, which was launched to showcase the views of the next generation on the future of the luxury, design and fashion businesses. Lama Balaghi from INSEAD Business School and Vivien So from Savannah College of…

Innovation in large organizations is traditionally nurtured and deployed internally. As a result, solutions are often inward-looking, missing the chance to seize opportunities and address chronic and systemic problems found at the ecosystem level. These groundbreaking ideas are more likely to be found at the intersection of organizations’ capabilities and can only be captured through…

Sustainability is becoming a strategic differentiator for brands. If leveraged properly it can be transformational. Sustainability is the new mantra for strategic differentiation. The global brand and marketing industry is abuzz with brands implementing new sustainability initiatives. The Hershey Company, for instance, recently made new deforestation prevention commitments in its supply chain through a comprehensive…