Author Archives: Peter Lorange

About Peter Lorange

President of the Lorange Institute of Business Zurich

Let’s solve youth unemployment

Dear reader Employment is one of the key issues of today. Usually, we talk about human capital management, talent retention and alike. But there is a form of wasting talent that affects us all: youth unemployment. The problem: 60% of … Continue reading

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“I figured I couldn’t be fired on my first day”

Dear reader Have you ever asked yourself, what courage has to do with leadership in organizations today? Andy Boynton*), Dean of Boston College’s Carroll School of Managementand Margareta Barchan**), faculty at the Lorange Insitute of Business, asked this question Paul … Continue reading

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PopupOffice – a Swiss company claims to evolutionize the office world

According to the New York Times, studies show that people who work at home are significantly more productive but less innovative. However, employees, especially younger ones, expect to be able to work remotely. And over all the trend is toward … Continue reading

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New Website – New Communication

Dear reader Recently, I was asked: „Why do you have a new website? The former was easy to navigate etc.…“. We all have habits, and working with a website is a little bit like always sitting on the same chair … Continue reading

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Peter Lorange’s Interview with @Handelszeitung

Dear reader Two month ago we announced our strategic alliance with CEIBS, the China Europe International Business School. In the meantime several newpapers (FT, Handelszeitung) and news channels (MBA Journal, Top MBA, Global Praxis) reported on the deal. I will … Continue reading

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Coaching first – right after the arts

Dear reader, Joerg Reckhenrich, our faculty member for innovation and creativity management is both committed in art and management: he is an artist and director of the Berlin-based consultancy ‘Strategic Creativity Zurich’ and adjunct professor at the Antwerp Management School. … Continue reading

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Professional behavior – the key to success

Dear reader Mankind is a species driven by intelligence and therefore we rely on what we know. Actually, this is one reason why we make great efforts to increase our knowledge like our students do. As a matter of fact … Continue reading

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Passion for Water and Food!

Dear reader Our faculty for sustainability, Margaret Barchan brings a vast range of experience from her business management and entrepreneurial career. She has been involved in several successful start-up ventures, including New Angles, a strategic sustainability consulting company and Pioneers … Continue reading

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What’s in a business school ranking?

Dear reader In a recent article with the title „The Dark Side Of B-School Rankings“, Mr. John Byrne from „Poets & Quants“ reflected on merits and dangers of business school rankings. Poets & Quants is a social network. Its goal … Continue reading

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EMM – The Expert Marketer Magazine

Dear reader EMM, Expert Marketer Magazine, is a quarterly digital magazine about marketing books and marketing authors with detailed book reviews and other inspiring articles. EMM publishes the quarterly EMM magazine with an overview of the latest marketing books of … Continue reading

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