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    Leaders Magazine Issue 3/2014

    July 29, 2014 More
  • Eduard Míka

    Rozhovor s Eduardem Míkou

    Bez technologií bychom nepřežili „Více než polovina prodejů ve všech maloobchodních segmentech bude do budoucna přes internet,“ říká Eduard Míka, akcionář a člen správní rady společnosti Netretail Holding, která vlastní a provozuje Mall.cz Trh internetového obchodování v Česku roste. Jak si dnes Mall.cz stojí? Pokud máte na mysli tržní podíl, tak je to těžké říci, protože […]

    July 25, 2014 More
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    Concerts of Prague Philharmonia in the season

    In the 2014–2015 season the PKF – Prague Philharmonia will reinforce the ongoing success of its traditional selection of concerts, welcome a Prague Spring winner, and deliver two new recordings

    June 30, 2014 | 0 Comments More
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    Prague Philgarmonia celebrates its 20th anniversary

    The PKF – Prague Philharmonia celebrates its 20th anniversary this season, arranges an exquisite program, attracts such artists as Kate Royal, Isabelle Faust, and Mischa Maisky and bids farewell to its chief conductor

    June 27, 2014 | 0 Comments More
  • Design-Czech Day

    Design – Czech Day in Monaco

    The Embassy of the Czech Republic in France and Monaco organised in cooperation with the Economic Development Chamber in Monaco a Czech Day on 20 March 2014 to promote Czech design in Monaco. The event under the auspices of the Ambassador of the Czech Republic in France and Monaco Marie Chatardová was attended by over 40 companies from both the Czech Republic and Monaco.
    The main aim was to present Czech glass, jewelry, ceramics and furniture. The event was attended also by the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation of Monaco Mr. José Badia and the Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade of the Czech Republic Mr. Vladimír Bärtl.

    June 26, 2014 | 0 Comments More
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Interviews

andrej babis

An Interview with Andrej Babiš

  “It bothers me that careerists are beginning to infiltrate among us”   Dealing with Andrej Babiš is short, matter-of-fact, unambiguous and with a clear outcome. Actually, he already announced that it’s possible to run the state like a company during the campaign for preliminary elections. What else is needed to do this? What types […]

July 30, 2014 More
Eduard Míka

Interview with Eduard Míka

We Wouldn’t Survive Without Technologies “In the future, over a half of all sales in the retail segments will be over the internet,” says Eduard Míka, a shareholder and a board member of Netretail Holding, the company that owns and operates Mall.cz The online shopping market in the Czech Republic is growing. How is Mall.cz […]

July 28, 2014 More

Contributors

BALANCE: The Business-Life Connection Part V

BALANCE: The Business-Life Connection Part V

Part V: “Inept” Student Wins Nobel Prize! “Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.” Mahatma Gandhi KEY CONCEPTS: It is critical that parents and educators pay attention to young children and the discovery of their fundamental Essence—that special thing that they do well and like to […]

June 12, 2014 | 1 Comment More
Gender Integration is taking momentum

Gender Integration is taking momentum

New trend of male leadership actively involved in promoting women. Shifts of perception and social behaviors take time. They also need champions who decide to re-examine what I call present state scenarios to envision ideal state possibilities. This is the case with gender integration and the advocacy from male leaders in the promotion, retention, and […]

June 11, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Business

Past, Present, and Future of Korean Hiphop and B-boying dance, Poppin' HyunJoon

Past, Present, and Future of Korean Hiphop and B-boying dance, Poppin’ HyunJoon

One of the most well-known first generation of the street dancers in Korea, Poppin’ HyunJoon and his wife AeRi Park won an award at “2014 Creative Brand Award”  which was held by Korea CEO summit and supervised by CICON on the 29th of May. The couple was awarded in “Culture contents business sector”  for their […]

June 11, 2014 | 0 Comments More
How To Make The Perfect First Impression

How To Make The Perfect First Impression

Can we really judge a book by its cover? When it comes to making snap judgments about others, it turns out, we may be pretty good at doing just that.

May 30, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Politics

European stocks rise as elections wrap up

European stocks rise as elections wrap up

European stock markets moved higher Monday as election results rolled in from the European Union and Ukraine. Germany’s DAX index led the way with a 1.3% rise. Spain’s IBEX gained 1.2%, while France’s CAC 40 added 0.8%. The euro recovered from earlier declines against the dollar.

May 27, 2014 | 0 Comments More
Banned! 7 things you won't find in China

Banned! 7 things you won’t find in China

Change is afoot in China. Its leaders have promised a decisive role for markets in the huge economy, and recently lifted a 14-year ban on games consoles. But in many areas, there’s still a long way to go.

May 8, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Culture

Orchestr_PKF

Concerts of Prague Philharmonia in the season

In the 2014–2015 season the PKF – Prague Philharmonia will reinforce the ongoing success of its traditional selection of concerts, welcome a Prague Spring winner, and deliver two new recordings

June 30, 2014 | 0 Comments More
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Prague Philgarmonia celebrates its 20th anniversary

The PKF – Prague Philharmonia celebrates its 20th anniversary this season, arranges an exquisite program, attracts such artists as Kate Royal, Isabelle Faust, and Mischa Maisky and bids farewell to its chief conductor

June 27, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Science

This Man Imagined The Internet In 1895

This Man Imagined The Internet In 1895

The Internet is a whole lot older than we originally thought.According to a new book, titled “Cataloguing The World,” a little-known Belgian entrepreneur named Paul Otlet envisioned a world wide web well before the computer (and the actual World Wide Web) was invented.

May 30, 2014 | 0 Comments More
Look, no driver: Google's new car

Look, no driver: Google’s new car

Google has revealed a prototype of its latest driverless car — and this one doesn’t even have a steering wheel.The car will only have a stop and go button. No steering wheel. No pedals. 

May 28, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Other Recent Posts

andrej babis

Rozhovor s Andrejem Babišem

  „Vadí mi, že i do našich řad začínají pronikat kariéristi“   Jednání s Andrejem Babišem je krátké, věcné, jednoznačné a s jasným výsledkem. Ostatně už během kampaně k předčasným parlamentním volbám avizoval, že je možné řídit stát jako firmu. Co je pro to ještě třeba udělat? Jaké lidi si vybírá do svého bezprostředního okolí a kde hledá […]

July 30, 2014 More
Rozhovor s Ivanou Zemanovou

Rozhovor s Ivanou Zemanovou

„Nemám ráda označení “první dáma” a ani se za ni nepovažuji.“ Manželka prezidenta republiky Ivana Zemanová nedávno založila Nadační fond a starat se chce zejména o ohrožené děti. Co bude považovat za úspěch nadace a jak vlastně vzniká její program? Ivana Zemanová v rozhovoru také říká, že se nenechává ovlivnit názory lidí, se kterými se […]

July 11, 2014 More
D+D REAL Czech Masters: 24-kg winner’s trophy

D+D REAL Czech Masters: 24-kg winner’s trophy

The winner will receive a unique melted glass sculpture – a true piece of art created by Miroslav Drobnik and Ivan Novotny. It weighs 24 kilograms and is 63 cm tall. „We wanted it to be something authentic and local. That is why we opted for glass. From there, it was only a step to […]

June 12, 2014 | 0 Comments More
Bojím, bojím.

Bojím, bojím.

Dnes ráno jsem se zamyslel jak rychle, v průběhu pár desítek let, se změnil pocit ohrožení. Platí to nejen pro odborníky a lidstvo jako takové, ale tento posun začínáme vnímat všichni. Od padesátých let nad celou zeměkoulí visela hrozba atomových a vodíkových pum a nukleárních střel odpalovaných ze země, z ponorek a z letadel. Úplně […]

June 11, 2014 | 0 Comments More
Fear, Fear

Fear, Fear

This morning I thought about how fast our sense of being threatened had changed over a few decades. This is true not only for the experts and mankind as such, but we are all beginning to feel it. From the 1950’s, the whole planet was under a threat of nuclear and hydrogen bombs and nuclear […]

June 11, 2014 | 0 Comments More
Probuďme Evropu, než bude pozdě!

Probuďme Evropu, než bude pozdě!

Před Evropou stojí nejistá budoucnost. Ohrožena je naše budoucí konkurenceschopnost, hospodářská síla, digitální inovace, ale i možnosti kariérního růstu dalších generací, jejich dobré výdělky a jistota zaměstnání. Mladí lidé dnes nemusí obstát jen na místním pracovním trhu nebo na trhu v Evropské unii. Stejně jako celá naše ekonomika dnes musí mladí Evropané uspět v celosvětovém […]

June 11, 2014 | 0 Comments More
Let’s wake up Europe before it’s too late!

Let’s wake up Europe before it’s too late!

Europe’s future is at risk. Future competitive edge, economic empowerment, digital innovation across Europe, as well as the career development opportunities, earnings, and job security of Europe’s next generation are all at risk. Our youth is no longer competing at the national level, and not even at the European Union level. Just like our economy, […]

June 11, 2014 | 0 Comments More