The regular annual meeting of members of the Östkontore t(Eastern Office), Swedish business community in Russia, took place in Moscow on November 26. The heads of about 20 Swedish companies active in the Russian Federation, including Volvo, Oriflame, Ericsson, SKF, Bonava, Scania, SEB, Nordea, etc., as well as representatives of the Embassy of Sweden in Russia gathered to discuss the year’s outcomes and outline further joint actions.
The president of the Stockholm School of Economics in Russia Anders Paalzow visited the General Consulate of Finland in St. Petersburg on November 22 to take part at the Green European Economy Day.
The Executive MBA programme of the Stockholm School of Economics has improved its position in the 2019 Global Business Education Ranking by two points according to the British newspaper The Financial Times (FT).
The roundtable conference "HR and Digital Transformation of Organizations" was organized by the Stockholm School of Economicsas as a part of the NEW RETAIL FORUM. The Post of Russia was held at the Skolkovo Technopark on November 14. The experts gathered to discuss structural and value changes in HR of companies under the pressure of digital transformation.
The SSE Riga history began 25 years ago with the admission of 56 students from Latvia. Today the Stockholm School of Economics in Riga has more than 2500 Alumni from all over the world, many of whom have built bright and successful careers in various sectors of the market.
How do European companies perceive the Russian market? Digitalization, sustainability, artificial intelligence: What’s behind the buzzwords of the Russian economy?
Smart Nordic Tech 2019 was held in Moscow on October, 24 and become the largest Nordic business event in Russia. Dozens of companies from Finland, Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Iceland gather for the first time to present their best solutions to Russian partners.
Modern retail business operates in a highly competitive environment. New technologies are literally destroying familiar business models and business environment. ZK Research predicts the 75% update of the S&P500 rating in the next 10 years with an average lifetime for a company of only 12 years on the list. When it used to be 50-60 years not so long ago!
Paul Bourne presented the Creative Thinking and Creative Doing techniques
Sustained development of the business environment, innovation and the internationalization of companies is leading their HR departments’ functionality first in the direction of the human resources management, and then gradually to the strategic HR management.