The Future Leadership Institute presents: After Work Summer Drink Topic: Guided visit at R&J Leysen bvba: Bakery & Food Ingredients Speaker: Eric Leysen Date: July 4, 2019: 17.30h Address: Kmo Park Doornboom, Herentalsebaan […]
Failure, For The Win
At Enel, how employees talk about getting it wrong is how they get it right. What is it about failure? Headlines such as “Failure has never been more successful” and the global […]
Joining The Club: How Do You Get To Be A Great Power And Join The Elite Global Clubs?
Why is status central to understand how international clubs like the G20 and G7 work? Dr Tristen Naylor, a Fellow in the Department of International Relations, explains ‘international social closure’ theory from […]
“Prisons Disrupt People’s Attempts To Improve Their Lives”: Honorary Doctor Richard Sparks On Crime And Punishment
The work of professor Richard Sparks is both timeless and timely. On the occasion of the 90th anniversary of criminology at KU Leuven, the Faculty of Law presented him with an honorary […]
Sleeping For Too Little Or Too Long Linked To Poorer Memory
Sleeping for less than seven hours or more than nine hours could adversely affect cognitive performance such as visual memory and reaction time, according to a new UCL study. The study, published […]
What Can Jazz Teach Business Leaders About Innovation?
Since management guru Peter Drucker compared the job of CEO to that of an orchestra conductor, the business world has been exploring metaphorical comparisons and inspirations from the world of music. Take […]
Myth Busting And Exploring Ecosystem Definitions.
Business Ecosystems. A new way to think about business, or a vacuous phrase, used so inconsistently and broadly that it is rendered as nothing more than a piece of decorative idiom? London […]
Preservation Mystery Of Terracotta Army Weapons Solved?
Collaborative research by UCL and Terracotta Army Museum researchers has found that the chrome plating on the Terracotta Army bronze weapons – once thought to be the earliest form of anti-rust technology […]
Photons Trained For Optical Fibre Obstacle Course Will Deliver Stronger Cyber Security.
A team from the NUS-Singtel Cyber Security Research & Development Laboratory, including CQT researchers, demonstrate a way to improve quantum key distribution over fibre networks . Beneath many cities are complex networks […]
Curiosity, A Core Ingredient Of Leadership
Curiosity means having an interest in situations from which you can potentially learn, or a desire for new experiences. And a curious mindset has many advantages for organisations, managers and staff. We […]
Solar-Powered Moisture Harvester Collects and Cleans Water from Air
AUSTIN, Texas — Access to clean water remains one of the biggest challenges facing humankind. A breakthrough by engineers at The University of Texas at Austin may offer a new solution through […]
March 26, 2019: The Future Leadership Wine Tasting
The Future Leadership Institute presents a unique wine tasting of Jura wines. On this evening attendees will be tasting several premium wines from the Jura area accompanied by a professional explanation as […]
October, 2019: The Future Leadership Wine Course For Students
The Future Leadership Institute presents a two day wine course followed by a weekend trip through champagne country. The first part of the course will include a two evening beginners guide into […]
Who you don’t know: Stanford economist examines how a weak social network can explain inequality, social immobility
Why inequality exists, financial markets crash, polarization arises and health epidemics spread can be explained by a powerful social structure: the human network. o understand why people succeed or fail, look at […]