Bill Gates reviews “Capitalism Without Capital by Jonathan Haskel and Stian Westlake “Brilliant… eye-opening… required reading”…

Not enough people are paying attention to this global economic trend Published on LinkedIN August 12, 2018 Bill Gates Influencer By the second semester of my freshman year at Harvard, I had started going to classes I wasn’t signed up for, and had pretty much stopped going to any of the classes I was signed up for – except for an introduction to …

New Speaker Announcement: Ashley Galina Dudarenok – China Marketing Expert

We are delighted to represent Ashley Galina Dudarenok a super-charged high energy speaker whose expertise is China’s new retail. Her insights and secrets as to how to be successful in the China market are invaluable to any company targeting China. Ashley Galina Dudarenok is a China Marketing Expert, serial entrepreneur, professional speaker, bestselling author, vlogger, podcaster, media contributor and female entrepreneurship …

Three Cheers for Regulation – Diane Coyle for Project Syndicate

17th July, 2018. Contrary to the simplistic view that regulation is inevitably bad for business, there are three important channels through which regulation can benefit an economy. The question is not whether regulation is good or bad, but whether it is well or badly designed. CAMBRIDGE – One of the striking changes any rich-world traveler to low-income countries cannot fail …

To Take Charge of Your Career, Start by Building Your Tribe – Gianpiero Petriglieri – HBR April 2018

Connect are delighted to announce we are now representing Gianpiero Petriglieri, Associate Professor of Organisational Behaviour at INSEAD, Author, Leadership Expert and an Advocate for Humanity and Cosmopolitanism. An Italian psychiatrist turned management professor at INSEAD, Gianpiero has chaired the World Economic Forum’s Global Agenda Council on new models of leadership, and was recently named one of the 50 most influential management thinkers in …

Dr. Nicholas Gruen – Australian Economist and Serial Entrepreneur will be in Europe – September to late November

This presents a brilliant opportunity of availing of his valuable insights without the expense of an airfare from Australia. Dr.Nicholas Gruen  is a widely published policy economist, entrepreneur and thought leader. He is currently CEO of Lateral Economics and Chair of Open Knowledge Foundation (Australia). He is also Visiting Professor at King’s College London Policy Institute and Adjunct Professor at …

The Stupid Economy by Harold James – Professor of History and International Affairs at Princeton University

“Just as the Industrial Revolution made most humans physically weaker, the AI revolution will make us collectively duller. In addition to flabby waistlines, we will have flabby minds. It’s not the economy, stupid; it’s the stupid economy. Already, central banks are urgently exploring new ways to dumb down their statements for an increasingly unsophisticated public.” The Stupid Economy Project Syndicate  …

“Wright was prophetic” – Jeffrey Goldberg, The Atlantic

Below  is a paragraph from an article by Jeffrey Goldberg for The Atlantic entitled: A Senior White House Official Defines the Trump Doctrine: ‘We’re America, Bitch’ The president believes that the United States owes nothing to anyone—especially its allies  in which he referenced our Trump Expert and Scholar Thomas Wright;  JEFFREY GOLDBERG JUN 11, 2018 The Brookings Institution scholar (and …

Jonathan Haskel appointed to Bank of England’s MPC – The Financial Times

The Financial Times Katie Martin and Delphine Strauss – 31st May, 2018. Professor Jonathan Haskel has been appointed to the nine-strong rate-setting committee at the Bank of England, the Treasury announced on Thursday. The professor of economics at Imperial College Business School will replace the outgoing Ian Mcafferty as an external member for a three-year term starting on September 1. He …