Recent Posts : General Management

Shaping a smarter business: 10 simple rules for digital transformation

by Geert Scheipers and Valerie Decoene on Oct 19, 2018 in: General management

On October 8, 2018, Professor Michael Porter received what we believe to be a long overdue honorary doctorate from the KUL. Driven by a sharp analytic eye, impressive teaching and consultancy...

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Digital transformation: A good friend’s advice

by Geert Scheipers and Valerie Decoene on Sep 25, 2018 in: General management

On beer, friends and the value of good theory…

Every so often we meet up with a few old friends to have a drink. A couple of weeks ago, we gathered in the beautiful oak guesthouse of one of them,...

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The future of retail is hybrid

Current events
by Antwerp Management School and Duval Union Consulting on May 7, 2018 in: General management , Business Design & Innovation

Are traditional retailers a dying breed? That is at least what some of them are starting to fear in sometimes desperate attempts to reinvent their businesses. So what is the answer to the...

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Why you get more out of a smaller management school


The head start a ‘boutique business school’ gives you

In addition to his daily management responsibilities for AMS, dean Paul Matthyssens travels around the world teaching, advising on projects...

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8 books for beneath the Christmas tree

In this blog post our thought leaders’ favorite books are featured. They all have written about a book they think other people should read. The works mentioned are divergent: from works of poetry...

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Alumni stories, PART FIVE: Hone your financial-economic management skills

The economic goings-on of the business world can be a tricky subject, especially for those who are not at home in the financial world. For these people, Antwerp Management School offers the BENE...

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Alumni stories, PART EIGHT: research equals project management

by Roeland Buckinx on Sep 30, 2016 in: Alumni , General management

If you know that some 80% of projects have a different outcome than planned, it’s easy to see the importance of solid and effective project management. After all, organisations have to be more...

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