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The hidden impact of emotional labour in the gig economy

The hidden impact of emotional labour in the gig economy Gig work, already rife with financial uncertainty, is being further undermined by the pressure on workers to suppress their feelings, say Andrew and Nada Kakabadse. According to the Office for National Statistics, 90 per cent of the UK labour force is now employed in [...]

By |2021-07-14T21:02:33+03:00July 14th, 2021|Categories: Business|0 Comments

ENVISIA – BOARDS OF ELITE AND THE BUCHAREST STOCK EXCHANGE LAUNCHED A PARTNERSHIP TO SUPPORT THE COMPETITIVENESS OF BOARDS OF DIRECTORS

Envisia - Boards of Elite and the Bucharest Stock Exchange (BVB) launched on Monday, July 5, an educational partnership entitled "Corporate governance that creates value," dedicated to capital market actors. The launching event was a high-level conference attended by representatives from the political-administrative sphere and from the private sector, among the speakers being Mrs. Anca [...]

By |2021-08-19T18:16:46+03:00July 5th, 2021|Categories: Business|0 Comments

Contextual leadership will rule in a post-Covid world

Leaders who are highly effective in one organisation may face very different demands in another role, say Andrew and Nada Kakabadse. Post-Covid leadership should be sensitive to the online fatigue that’s being experienced by a vast number of employees, alongside newly invigorated desires to achieve an improved work-life balance. These scenarios are further complicated by [...]

By |2021-06-14T18:53:45+03:00June 14th, 2021|Categories: Business|0 Comments

System error: why AI without humans is a governance challenge

Article written by Nada KAKABADSE and Andrew KAKABADSE, source: https://boardagenda.com/   From the Post Office scandal to chatbots creating their own language, AI is in danger of becoming ungovernable without human intervention. Businesses are facing an Orwellian nightmare that few even recognise exists. As they become increasingly dependent on artificial intelligence, these same technology systems are [...]

By |2021-05-31T17:25:46+03:00May 31st, 2021|Categories: Business|0 Comments

ZFLive: Cum își poate îmbunătăți România guvernanța corporativă, în special în companiile de stat? O discuție cu ANDREW KAKABADSE, profesor la Henley Business School și membru în boardul Envisia.

O scurtă privire asupra leadership-ului și guvernanței corporative din România. Andrew Kakabadse, profesor la The Henley Business School și chairman al Envisia Boards of Elite subliniază, într-un interviu ZiarulFinanciar, potențialul și îmbunătățirile în ceea ce privește leadershipul și guvernanța de care România a dat dovadă în ultimii ani. Ca urmare a entuziasmului și deschiderii față [...]

By |2021-05-31T17:05:04+03:00May 31st, 2021|Categories: Business|0 Comments

ZFLive: Ce cunoștințe și ce pregătire trebuie să ai pentru a ajunge membru într-un consiliu de administrație? O discuție cu GABRIELA HÂRȚESCU, decanul Envisia Business School.

ZFLive: Ce cunoștințe și ce pregătire trebuie să ai pentru a ajunge membru într-un consiliu de administrație? O discuție cu GABRIELA HÂRȚESCU, decanul Envisia Business School.

By |2021-03-31T15:03:53+03:00March 31st, 2021|Categories: Business|0 Comments

ENVISIA enlarges team with strategic communication focus on excellence in boards

ENVISIA has enlarged, starting this week, its team, adding an extra strategic communications focus to further advance its cause, excellence in boards. In context, the position of Chief Communication and Public Relations Officer has been created, with Radu Magdin as the organisation's first CCPRO. Radu, a consultant and entrepreneur since 2012, is a member of Forbes [...]

By |2021-03-06T11:22:42+02:00March 5th, 2021|Categories: Business|0 Comments

Should Boards steer clear of political drama?

Article written by Andrew KAKABADSE Andrew Kakabadse, professor of Governance and Leadership at Henley Business School and an expert in boardroom effectiveness and governance.  US President Joe Biden’s Inauguration and former President Donald Trump’s departure from Washington, after shocking scenes of the mob he incited storming the heart of American Democracy, leaves a question for [...]

By |2021-02-05T15:39:43+02:00January 26th, 2021|Categories: Business|0 Comments

We celebrate The completion of PGCert1 – The very first Postgraduate Qualification Programme with academic accreditation that professionalises the Role of the Board Director! Brought to Romania by Envisia Boards of Elite in partnership with the prestigious triple accredited Henley Business School!

In a growing complexity of the world’s “new normal”, Board Directors are exposed more than ever to a variety of demanding stakeholders – regulators, shareholders, communities, business environment etc.  The Role and Responsibilities of the Board Directors are becoming more complex and vast, and even more, changing at a fast-pace. COVID pandemic challenged many boards to shift perspectives and [...]

By |2021-01-25T09:04:02+02:00January 24th, 2021|Categories: Business|0 Comments

Andrew Kakabadse: The slow growth of online leadership

Remote work increasingly rakes out the abusive leaders, who want their employees to be online at all times. On the other hand there are the leaders who keep in touch with management and employees in order to be up to date with the challenges they face, says prof. Andrew Kakabadse, Envisia Business School’s Director of the Board. [...]

By |2021-01-11T13:13:50+02:00January 11th, 2021|Categories: Business|0 Comments