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7th Workshop on Talent Management: Unscrambling Talent Analytics

Today has been the last day of the 7th Workshop on Talent Management that has been held in Helsinki. It’s has been an excellent experience where researchers and practitioners have shared results and discussions from their projects, researches, and professional experiences. We have been able to listen to experts on the topic such as […]

By |Tuesday, October 2 2018|Research|Comments Off on 7th Workshop on Talent Management: Unscrambling Talent Analytics

Promoting Modern Talent Management Practices in Asian Higher Education Institutions

Great News!! My colleague Eva Gallardo-Gallardo and I have just received the notification as the European Commission has decided to support our aTM project proposal: Promoting Modern Talent Management Practices in Asian Higher Education Institutions.

The aim of the project is to improve the activities and processes that involve the systematic attraction, identification, development, engagement, […]

By |Friday, September 21 2018|Research|Comments Off on Promoting Modern Talent Management Practices in Asian Higher Education Institutions

Lego Serious Play

Since last March, my colleague Eva Gallardo and I are facilitators and designers of workshops with Lego® Serious Play® method. Carlos Martínez has been the trainer of facilitators who has given us the training and accreditation sessions. The experience has been great, mainly because of the direction and management of the sessions. The Lego® […]

By |Friday, March 30 2018|Consulting Services|Comments Off on Lego Serious Play

ROAD Project: Training in Barcelona

The UNESCO Chair of Higher Education of the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya · BarcelonaTech hosted the training on ‘Strategic Management and Local Government: Trends and Challenges’ of the Erasmus+ Project called ROAD (Regional Objectives of Administrative Development). The training was coordinated by Prof. Vicenc Fernandez between 5-10 November 2017.

The agenda of this training session […]

By |Friday, November 17 2017|Research|Comments Off on ROAD Project: Training in Barcelona

2017 Summer School for PhD Students

Last summer, we organized the 3rd Summer School of Sino-EU Doctoral School for Logistics, Information, Management, and Service Science, which was held at the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya Barcelona Tech (Spain). This summer school is one of work from Sino-EU Doctoral School for Logistics, Information, Management and Service Sciences between Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya […]

By |Wednesday, November 1 2017|Research, Teaching|Comments Off on 2017 Summer School for PhD Students

PhD Dissertation: Emotional states of the individual in a process of organizational change

Last July, Cristian Castillo (a doctoral student who I have directed) presented and defended his doctoral thesis at the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya – BarcelonaTech. His dissertation was excellent and he answered all questions in the right way. His research work began with the development of a master thesis on organizational justice and has […]

By |Wednesday, October 18 2017|Research|Comments Off on PhD Dissertation: Emotional states of the individual in a process of organizational change

6th Workshop on Talent Management

Hi everyone,Eva Gallardo-Gallardo and I have collaborated in the organization of the 6th Workshop on Talent Management hold in Barcelona. Following on from the five previous highly successful workshops that were held in Brussels in 2012 and 2013, Berlin in 2014, Valencia in 2015, and Copenhagen in 2016, this workshop has continued providing a […]

By |Thursday, October 5 2017|Investigación|Comments Off on 6th Workshop on Talent Management

Unesco Chair of Higher Education Management

The UNESCO Chair of Higher Education Management (or CUDU) is a unit of the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya·BarcelonaTech (UPC), which was created in 1998. This initiative is the result of the creation in 1992 of the “UNITWIN/UNESCO Chairs” By UNESCO. UNITWIN is abbreviation for “UNIVERSITY TWINNING”.

The CUDU’s mission is to promote the quality, innovation […]

By |Wednesday, April 12 2017|CUDU, Research|Comments Off on Unesco Chair of Higher Education Management

PhD Dissertation: New forms of entrepreneurship and innovation for developing Smart Cities

In this academic course, Didier Grimaldi (one of my PhD candidate) has presented and defended her PhD Dissertation at the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya – BarcelonaTech. Presentation and defense have been excellent and her speech at Question Time has been quite good. In addition to the high quality of his research, it is necessary […]

By |Wednesday, March 8 2017|Research|Comments Off on PhD Dissertation: New forms of entrepreneurship and innovation for developing Smart Cities

Scrivener: The Swiss Army Knife of Text Editors

In previous posts, I have defended the use of Latex for the final version of scientific papers (all my doctoral students do). However, today I will introduce a different text editor which has some very interesting features for those who consider that Latex is too heavy.

Scrivener is a multi-vitamin editor with many features, options […]

By |Wednesday, February 22 2017|Software|Comments Off on Scrivener: The Swiss Army Knife of Text Editors