INCAE Observes 50th Anniversary at Celebration at Harvard Business School
BOSTON, Nov. 10, 2014 — On Oct. 29, INCAE Business School marked its 50th anniversary as one of the leading business schools in Latin America with a celebration on the campus of Harvard Business School (HBS) in Boston. As part of the festivities, awards were presented to HBS Dean Nitin Nohria and individuals who helped found INCAE, contributed to its development, and broadened its impact on Latin America through the years. Individual honorees included HBS professor Ray Goldberg and professors emeriti George Cabot Lodge and Wick Skinner, as well as Harry Strachan, a former partner at Boston-based Bain & Company.
Latin America’s New Breed of Corporate Leaders
The leaders of Latin America's successful, 21st century companies represent a new kind of executive and this is having important repercussions across the board. Today these people are generally professionals –many of them hold MBAs– with a world view directed toward the sustainability of their business, their environment and their community. (+)
Nicaragua sighs relief at waiver approval
The Nicaragua Dispatch
The proverbial "atomic bomb" that many feared would lay waste to Nicaragua's budding economy was not deployed. Instead, the U.S. government yesterday dropped another property waiver on Nicaragua, successfully concluding another politically tense go-round between the two countries, this time with far more nail-biting than Managua would like. (+)