Webinar: Future Robust Planning
How to create a strategy that maximizes flexibility and captures opportunities no matter what the future brings? Strategic plans are always about the future. Therefore, you can’t build a great strategy without a better understanding of the immediate and distant future of your industry, your competitors, your customers and the world at large. This webinar shows you how to find opportunities locally and globally by discovering early warning signals and capitalizing on trends before your competitors do.
Webinar: Remote Work & Emotional Intelligence
Remote Work & Emotional Intelligence: Tackling Difficult Conversations
Nicole M. Coomber, Associate Clinical Professor, Management and Organization
Webinar: Discuss the Rise of White Collar Crime in Times of Fiscal Uncertainty and COVID-19
The University of Maryland will virtually host a world-class panel of experts who will discuss the anticipated increase of white-collar crime and financial fraud surrounding the likely fallout from the aftermath of COVID-19.
Bruce G. Dubinsky, MST CPA CVA CFE MAFF CFF CAMS
Managing Director, Duff & Phelps
Sally S. Simpson, PhD
Distinguished Professor and Director of C-BERC, University of Maryland, College Park
Bridget Rohde, Esquire
Responsible Business in a Time of Crisis
The COVID-19 pandemic has seen some inspired corporate responses, such as Unilever donating €100 million of food and sanitizer, and guaranteeing the jobs of all 150,000 workers including contractors. But what if you’re a small business without millions to donate? Or in an unrelated industry without relevant products to give? This talk will discuss what it means to be a responsible business, for companies of all sizes and in all industries.
WEBINAR: COVID-19: The Way Forward
Join the Maryland Smith community on July 23, 2020, at 2 p.m. EST, for a discussion on how society and the business landscape may change as a result of COVID-19. The discussion will include experts in the areas of organizational behavior and understanding customer needs, including aligning solutions with the customer's new normal. Advice to help businesses grow in this new environment will also be shared during the discussion.
Distinguished Speaker Series: Global Trade During COVID 19
Global Trade During COVID 19: WTO Response
Join Kislaya Prasad, academic director of the Center for Global Business as he hosts Emmanuelle Ganne of the World Trade Organization to discuss the "Global Trade During COVID 19: WTO Response." Topics to be discussed include how global trade has been impacted by the pandemic, WTO's responses worldwide, tools it has to support the economic recovery, and how countries are thinking about the future of trade, through the lens of an expert from the WTO.
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Webinar: COVID-19 and African Economies
This webinar will discuss the global implications of the COVID-19 economic impact on developing and low-income countries, with Africa as an anchor.
Webinar: Minimizing the Impact of a Pandemic
Minimizing the Impact of a Pandemic: Smart Operations Management
G. “Anand” Anandalingam, Ralph J. Tyser Professor of Management Science
Webinar: Shipping and Logistics During a Pandemic
The Center for Global Business and the MAPIT Alliance invite you and your company to join us for a webinar to learn about current trends related to incoming and outgoing cargo, current shipping challenges and opportunities, and information on resources available for Maryland companies.
Join Rebecca Bellinger, executive director of the Center for Global Business, and experts from John S. Connor, Ellicott Dredges, the Maryland Department of Transportation Port Administration, and others as they discuss shipping products and other logistical concerns during the pandemic.
How COVID-19 Is Changing Healthcare in America