Virtual teams offer unique advantages

When Marissa Mayer, CEO at Yahoo, ordered employees to work on-site instead of at home, her decision provoked debate about the productivity factor of virtual workers.  I’ve followed this discussion with great interest, because I collaborate with location independent professionals. I’m based in Paris, they are busy at work in Europe, North America, Africa and … More Virtual teams offer unique advantages

New technologies reinforce efficiency and impact social business

This was one of many intriguing topics discussed at a recent sustainable business conference organized by Danone and attended by 200 experts from five continents.  The “Danone Communities” social business model was initiated by Franck Riboud (CEO of Groupe Danone) and Muhammad Yunus (banker, economist and Nobel Peace Prize recipient). The mission of Danone Communities: … More New technologies reinforce efficiency and impact social business