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Reshaping the Economy

Years of economic downturn in Greece have made clearer than ever the need to diagnose and remedy chronic deficiencies that are impeding meaningful change in the country and to move…

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Make Athens the Olympics’ Permanent Home

A few years ago Greece’s quarrels with European banks seemed mostly a continental concern.But today, with conditions inside the EU, NATO and the surrounding Mediterranean in flux, the U.S. stands…

Are we in the Midst of Public Space Crisis?

Public space that encourages dialogue and welcomes everyone – regardless of age, wealth, race, religion or sexual orientation – is a core aspect of democracy. As artist and social activist…

ReGeneration—Giving companies the opportunity to invest in Greek talent and jumpstart careers of young graduates

ReGeneration is an innovative program offering young graduates the personal and professional development and skills they need, as they enter the labor market.An initiative established by the World Economic Forum…

First Person

“Europe Shall Save Itself”—Greece Must Too

At a time of rapid and staggeringly complex developments on the national and international stage, mutually beneficial international economic relations and socially responsible policy are sorely needed. Bridges of Cooperation:…

Buying My First Home—Where Do I Start?

Charikleia Stouka, Realtor® at Alma Real Estate, discusses some dos and don’ts for selling, buying or renting property in a real estate Q&A.Buying a home is a major life decision—for…

Succession Planning for Family Businesses

Only one out of three family-owned businesses successfully transitions into the second generation. 88% (almost nine out of ten) will fail to make it to the third.Passing the baton of…

CSR, Company Purpose and Trust

According to Gallup Analytics, two out of three U.S. employees are not engaged at work. An engaged employee is someone who is involved in, enthusiastic about, and committed to her…

Director’s Desk

This is the last issue of the year. As such, and knowing that next year is the last year of the memorandum—at least as we know it—it is imperative that…

MARKETPLACE

OTE Group—Building Greece’s Digital Future

OTE Group, a member of Deutsche Telekom Group, is the largest telecommunications provider in the Greek market. Together with its subsidiaries in Romania and Albania, it is one of the…

Susan Madsen—“Women are Better Leaders”

It may be 2017, but women in business still have a long way to go in terms of gaining the acknowledgement they deserve in the workforce says Dr. Susan Madsen,…

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Horizon 2020: Innovation for the Future of Europe

As the European economy enjoys a promising period of growth, the European Commission looks to innovation, entrepreneurship, and SMEs to keep driving growth and stability across the bloc.In November this…