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5 things that will keep business leaders awake in 2023

As we move into the new year, businesses are facing a number of challenges that threaten to disrupt operations and hinder growth. One of the most significant concerns is the ongoing disruption of global supply chains. The COVID-19 pandemic has caused widespread...

Flattening Organization Structures: The Good, The Bad, And The Ugly

The traditional hierarchical organization model is slowly but surely becoming a thing of the past. In its place is a new way of organizing businesses that is known as the flattened organization. This topics was raised by EGN Business Leader Network groups in...

What is empathy and why is it important in customer service?

As technology advances, customers are expecting more personalized service. They want to feel like they are the only customers that matters. In order to provide customers with the best possible service, businesses need to personalize their interactions and be more...

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Networking in a Post-Pandemic Gig Economy

Covid-19 has forever changed how we do business. It changed our relationship with work and how we operate our businesses. As the distance grew between us, building a network that could provide fruitful collaborations became more crucial.

Expanding EGN’s Reach to Indonesia

Wherever they are in the world, leaders will be leaders. Leaders across the globe deal with similar issues and challenges regardless of the industry. In a large and diverse market like Indonesia, leaders need all the help they can get to do and be better. Following...

Portfolio Magazine Singapore, Outlook 2022: Part 5

Our Managing Director, Nick Jonsson, was featured on the latest Portfolio Magazine Singapore, Outlook 2022: Part 5. Nick and other executives are talking about why the pandemic has restored our faith in the indomitable human spirit: A special feature powered by Ferrari.

Leadership Culture: What Does It Mean To Be a Leader?

As a leader, the way you influence your team’s everyday work environment is important. EGN recently caught up with Toyoyuki Ushioda, Senior Vice President of Group Strategic Business Finance in GLP, who shared his values on what it means to be a leader.

Leading with Kindness and Compassion

As the pandemic continues to change the way we work and live, people have become more aware of their professional boundaries and ideal lifestyle. Over the last two years, we have learned to take more time for ourselves, be kind to others, and let go of outcomes...

Pandemic sharpens focus of Investors on Sustainability

The pandemic has sharpened the focus on sustainability amid shifting expectations and a growing realisation in the corporate sector that it can no longer be business as usual. The Harvard Business Review (HBR) reports a sea-change in investor focus, one that...

In 2022, Vulnerability Will Be A Leader’s Superpower

Recent changes in our work environments and psychological needs have accelerated the rise of a new core leadership strength: vulnerability. Although we all struggle, sharing our struggles with those we lead has traditionally been a sign of weakness.  In contrast,...