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IMD wins two prizes in the EFMD 2022 Excellence in Practice awards

Talent development program with OCP and ABS led by Bettina Büchel earns Gold award, while program with DNB directed by Ina Toegel takes Silver.

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Ambitious but short on time to build new skills? Discover NEW 2-week Digital Transformation Sprint with Professor Michael Wade.

Peter Vogel awarded

Poets & Quants has named Peter Vogel, IMD Professor of Family Business and Entrepreneurship, as one of the Best 40 Under 40 MBA professors worldwide. 

Annual Report 2021 - Technology-mediated impact

IMD further refined its adoption of technology-mediated learning but to unlock deeper impact for a broader audience in 2021. Discover our digital-first Annual Report.

 

Courageous leadership is needed now to address systemic challenges

Courageous leadership is needed now to address systemic challenges, explains Dr Katharina Lange, IMD Affiliate Professor of Leadership.

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Leadership and growth: seven signs that your CFO can drive growth successfully
Leadership and growth: seven signs that your CFO can drive growth successfully

19 May 2022 • by  Patrick Flesner in  Finance, Leadership, Management • 8 minutes read

Looking out for the following seven signs can help you assess whether your CFO can drive growth successfully.

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IMD authored works recognized at two business book awards
IMD authored works recognized at two business book awards

20 May 2022 in  Digital

Innovation week challenges MBAs to redesign startup accelerator to fulfil green ambitions
Innovation week challenges MBAs to redesign startup accelerator to fulfil green ambitions

17 May 2022 in  Innovation

‘Focus on people and results will follow’
‘Focus on people and results will follow’

13 May 2022 in  Leadership

Which companies will survive the next crisis?
Which companies will survive the next crisis?

10 May 2022 in  Finance, Digital

EMBA startup ideas put to the test in on-campus Startup Accelerator Day
EMBA startup ideas put to the test in on-campus Startup Accelerator Day

8 May 2022 in  Start-up

IMD wins three awards in 2021 EFMD case writing competition
IMD wins three awards in 2021 EFMD case writing competition

1 May 2022 in  Ethics

I by IMD Book Club Discussion Resetting Management

On May 19, Join Professors Stéphane J.G. Girod and Phil Rosenzweig for a spirited discussion on the book: Resetting management.

Explore leadership development opportunities

Become a better leader, energize and mobilize your people and drive greater impact in your organization. Explore leadership development opportunities here.

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Winning and losing companies of the future: new IMD study. Explore Future Readiness Indicator

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Masterclass 23 May 2022 at 15:00 CEST

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Leading Sustainable Business Transformation

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