Day: June 4, 2020

FT Schools competition: climate change

Faculty pupils are invited to enter the joint FT and Royal Geographical Society competition on climate modify and sustainability. 

Individuals researching A level geography or the equivalent have right up until September 30 to write an essay of up to one,000 words or an ArcGIS StoryMap, choosing and analysing facts on sustainability and climate modify to explain to the geographical powering it. 

Entries need to be centered all-around the Cop-26 2021 aims ‘to improve climate ambition, establish resilience and decrease emissions’ and need to take into account a range of scales — from community to world. 

The judges will look for entries supported by evidence, creating a clear argument and with referenced resources of information and facts. The ideal will be posted by the FT and the RGS. 

Total facts and an entry kind are available on the RGS internet site. 

Applicants are inspired to get their educational institutions to

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Every manager is having a midlife crisis

The writer is an affiliate professor of organisational behaviour at Insead

Right up until the get started of this year, the future of get the job done was the key target of the teachers, consultants and executives whose small business it is to make worthwhile predictions. The century of administration seemed previous. Some lamented the lack of new administration theories. Other individuals observed that the bureaucracies of the twentieth century, whose existence depended on administrators, have been supplying way to tech platforms that had minor use for them. Algorithms have been greater at coordinating people platforms’ loosely affiliated and extensively dispersed staff. The robots have been bit by bit coming for managers’ places of work. Only tech-savvy leaders would endure.

Then the virus arrived, and all that future seemed to arrive at the moment. The pandemic turned out to be a boon for that new breed of tech leaders and

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