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February 2017



human resources

Myths and best practices about speeding up business performance

The acceleration of business performance (in the short term in particular) is one of those goals affected by several misunderstandings. With Marco Grazioli, President of The European House – Ambrosetti, let’s try to browse the main ones and the ways to avoid them.

China

Italian President Mattarella's visit to China: Paolo Borzatta interview with Radio Radicale

“An important visit because it is taking place at a historic moment in which all geopolitical scenarios are in a process of change.” Listen to the Radio Radicale interview with Paolo Borzatta, Senior Partner of The European House – Ambrosetti, on the visit of Italian President Sergio Mattarella to China.

digital technologies

Are we ready to play the Industry 4.0 game?

What are the challenges and opportunities offered by Industry 4.0? Are our companies, especially SMEs, ready to ride the wave? The Ambrosetti Club Innotech Community, in conjunction with Assolombarda, sat down together to try to answer this question.

think tank

The European House - Ambrosetti AMONG THE BEST PRIVATE AND INDEPENDENT THINK TANKS GLOBALLY

The European House – Ambrosetti has been nominated the No. 1 Think Tank in Italy, ranking in the European top ten and ranking in the World top one-hundred independent out of 6,846 Think Tanks globally, in the University of Pennsylvania 2016 Global Go To Think Tank Index Report.

 

innovation

Where the Future begins

ETH Zurich‘s President, Lino Guzzella, spoke to the Ambrosetti Club Innotech Community about the university’s history and its excellence. The university is part of a national system—Switzerland’s—that the Ambrosetti Innosystem Index has once again placed among the most successful innovation ecosystems on a global level.

AMBROSETTI CLUB ECONOMIC INDICATOR

Optimism despite uncertainty

The 15th Ambrosetti Club Economic Indicator survey is now available. Since the last survey in September, many things have changed on the international and national scene.

Industrial plans

The European House - Ambrosetti developed the Benetton family plan to build university housing

Ricerca (the holding company of the Luciano Benetton family) entrusted the business plan for the company that will manage housing for university students to The European House – Ambrosetti’s Industrial Plans and Implementation practice.

start-up

THE KING BUSINESS MODEL? FAILURE!

This was the first lesson that had to be learned very quickly by Riccardo Zacconi, CEO of the video games company KING, the company that created Candy Crush which was then bought by Activision for a staggering $5.9 billion.