October 23, 2023
At the forefront of finance: fintech and the digital transaction revolution
At present, almost 80% of the global adult population either does not have access to the conventional financial system or relies on alternative services to access it. In this context, fintechs, which are expected to reach revenues of €1.4 trillion by 2023, are working alongside traditional banking to democratize access to financial services through blockchain, big data or other breakthrough technologies.
October 16, 2023
Ecotourism: how are companies moving towards sustainability?
Travel and tourism was responsible for 8.1% of global greenhouse gas emissions in 2019. To ensure its sustainability, this sector must move towards sustainable consumption and production patterns, focusing on decarbonization, renewable energies and circularity.
February 1, 2023
Innovation and resilience, key to a polycrisis 2023
Cautious optimism and a global backdrop of uncertainty caused by the war in Russia and Ukraine: this is the outlook for a year of great economic challenges in which innovation will prove to be a powerful ally.
January 24, 2023
NFT, the gateway for companies to experience the new, 'phygital' world
High-end clothing for the metaverse, loyalty programs based on the exchange of virtual assets, exclusive collections… Companies around the world are joining the NFT (non-fungible tokens) to create added value and get closer to their customers in a unique way.
January 3, 2023
Social innovation, how companies can make a positive impact on society
More and more organizations are betting on solutions that, in addition to bringing economic benefits, help to improve today's society. In this way, social innovation is positioned as a tool that contributes to both business performance and the quality of life of citizens.
July 29, 2022
The changing role of the CIO
The CIO of the future must demonstrate both technological expertise and strategic business thinking.
June 29, 2022
This is not a simulation: artificial intelligence for businesses
Artificial intelligence has evolved from a promising business transformation to a key component in companies' schemes to evolve into much more agile, efficient and secure environments.
June 22, 2022
Valuing incentives and creating a shared sense of purpose: this is how Spanish CEOs are fighting the Great Resignation
The Great Resignation is a phenomenon that has spread over the last two years of the pandemic, especially in the English-speaking world, but it seems to be reaching our country as well. The study 'The Great Resignation: Tips for Attracting, Retaining and Winning the Battle for Talent', based on surveys of 2,430 Spanish CEOs and senior executives, demonstrates how Spanish companies are already preparing to retain and motivate their talent.
May 4, 2022
From the Ground to the Cloud: Unicorns Also Live on the Cloud
Among the herd of unicorn startups, the species known as the 'cloud' is making great strides to enable all kinds of companies to increase their profits and value proposition. What are they? How do they live alongside other "purebreds", such as Amazon or IBM?
April 21, 2022
Green Unicorns Aim to Dominate the Business Sector
They are fast-growing, capital-intensive startups that run their businesses in a sustainable manner. Between 2017 and 2021, these green firms received the most funding in Europe, raising 24% of the money invested.
April 6, 2022
Unicorns are now spread across five continents
Unicorns (technological companies valued at more than $1 billion prior to going public) are no longer limited to the United States and are becoming increasingly common in the rest of the world. Asia and Europe (especially the North) are also key players in a rapidly growing market, driven by trends such as online commerce and decarbonization.
March 22, 2022
Shifting to a hybrid work model: a more flexible, efficient and agile workplace
After a year of working remotely due to the pandemic, employers across all industries are now bringing workers back to the office. However, the pandemic has fundamentally shifted the way in which people work and many companies have decided to opt for a hybrid model that combines virtual and face-to-face work, with the challenges that this entails.
March 8, 2022
Female leadership so we don't have to wait 135 years to achieve equality
There have been several studies which recognize that companies with women in management positions have more success. Furthermore, it is a step towards equality, which the UN plans to achieve after more than a century.
October 14, 2021
Switching to a hybrid model: the challenges of combining virtual and face-to-face work
Some companies have decided to return to the office, while others continue to work remotely during a somewhat unusual ‘back-to-school’ period. In addition to the two models, there is a third: the hybrid model, which combines both.
September 14, 2021
Sector Insurance and Climate Change: A new preventive approach to anticipate the disaster
Given its experience in risk management, the insurance sector is poised to become a strategic ally in dealing with the escalation of extreme weather events linked to climate change. To this end, it is essential that companies adopt a prevention-based approach.
August 30, 2021
Non-financial financial information: key to a sustainable economy
Simply bragging about revenues and profits is not enough. Companies must evidence their sustainability efforts not only to continue attracting investment, but also to transform themselves and prove their commitment to a society that is on high alert as a result of climate change and an economic model that needs to change.
July 21, 2021
Digital therapies: the unstoppable rise of a sector awaiting regulation
Very few countries on the continent have legislated for such technologies that improve patient health without human intervention. However, the importance of digitization during the pandemic has been demonstrated and the pharmaceutical sector must work to be at the forefront when regulations flourish.