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  The Best Places to Be a Woman: Countries that Prioritize Female Leadership

Chinchilla, Nuria; Jimenez, Esther; Grau, Marc Nordic countries lead the pack when it comes to women in leadership positions, according to a 2018 study of 34 OECD countries supervised by Nuria Chinchilla. Read article

  A Practical Guide to Work-Life Balance

Chinchilla, Nuria; Jimenez, Esther; García-Lombardía, Pilar Reconciliation in the truest and deepest sense means integrating all dimensions of life. In a new book, Nuria Chinchilla, Esther Jiménez and Pilar García-Lombardía explain how to achieve this integration for both personal and professional success. Read article

  Spain's Labor Market Is Increasingly Dynamic, but Now Fewer Voluntarily Resign

Visintin, Stefano; Elvira, Marta In Spain, labor market "dynamism" reached a new high of 23.5 percent in the first quarter of 2018. With signs that the region's economic recovery may be slowing, companies seem to be doubling down on internal flexibility measures. Read article

  I-Deals: Keys to Ensure That Personalized Work Arrangements Benefit Everyone

Rofcanin, Yasin; Las Heras, Mireia; Bal, Matthijs; Van der Heijden, Beatrice; Taser Erdogan, Didem Idiosyncratic deals for career customization can enhance employees' performances and benefit the organization, too. A study by Mireia Las Heras and co-authors points out some of the mechanisms and effects of these agreements. Read article

  Research Insights to Help Promote Women in Management

IESE Insight Are we making progress on the path to gender equality, in terms of lowering barriers to opportunities and ensuring just treatment? Yes, says recent research by IESE faculty, which tackles the gender pay gap, women in leadership, and work-family conciliation -- although there still is much work to be done. Read article

  Slow Progress for Women on Spanish Boards

Atrevia; IESE The percentage of women on the boards of Spanish listed companies continues to climb, but it is still far below 2020 goals. What's more, almost half of Spain's listed companies have only one or no female directors. Read article

  Millennials: the Video Game Generation Takes on the Business World

Stein, Guido Most likely you work with a millennial. You may even be one, or your boss may be. The first generation of digital natives is already in the workforce, and they are ushering in changes. Read article

  The Leading Advantage of Multiculturalism

Shakir, Farah Yasmine; Lee, Yih-Teen Growing up with a multicultural identity can lead to an important advantage in positions of global leadership, according to research by Farah Shakir and Yih-teen Lee. The key is forging cross-cultural connections. Read article

  The Benefits of Flow at Work

Ribera, Alberto; Ceja, Lucia Achieving flow at work contributes to personal well-being and improves performance, as Alberto Ribera and Lucía Ceja explain. The key to achieving this gratifying state is to face attainable challenges that stretch our capacities without stressing us out. Read article

  Pay: How to Design a More Effective Compensation Plan

Stein, Guido; Anta Callersten, Carlos Financial incentives alone may not be the best way to motivate employees. Guido Stein and Carlos Anta dissect pay policies and explain how to design a more successful compensation plan. Read article
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