Ana-Maria CORLAN: The trainer whose empowering abilities impressed me the most

I talk on this blog about a lot of trainers. Each has his own strong point, each impresses me with something. In this blog post I’ll talk about powering and empowering, and a person that impressed me a lot with her empowering skills: Ana-Maria CORLAN. This blog post is all about the splendid behavior of this Romanian trainer.

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What I learned from a panel discussion at Access MBA Tour Bucharest on Doing a Romanian, American or European MBA

On Monday, 30th of March, 2009 I took part to Access MBA Tour in Bucharest. It was at Intercontinental Bucharest (Piata Universitatii) and the panel discussion – “Doing a Romanian, American or European MBA” featured school representatives from CEU Business School, Hult International Business School and Warwick Business School: Pat HODGES, Abram MONZON, Oliver OLSON.

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Nicolae Steinhardt – the Orthodox Christian that means the most to me

Find out in this blog post why the Orthodox writer Nicolae STEINHARDT means so much to me. Contents of this blog post: 1. History of events 2. Implications into my life 3. What to do next? Who was Nicolae STEINHARDT? See a page on Wikipedia for him, read some texts and see some photos on OrhodoxPhotos.com, if you speak Romanian there is also a blog on his texts. 1. History of events The spring of 1999: I am in the yard of a high-school in Constanta, waiting for a regional contest for a subject in the curricula (if you were good at a specific subject, you could compete with fellow pupils from the County – “Olympiad” it was called). This was a few years I discovered Gala GALACTION, an Orthodox Christian writer I mostly admired for what it seemed to me was the closest resemblance to the Christian values. This implied a lot of fanatical/bigot values. I won’t get into too much details, but to me, at that time, Orthodoxy was merely a set of rules – living by those rules would make things right for me. If those rules meant breaking conventional wisdom – well, this is fine also. Gala GALACTION was the ultimate model in Orthodox life for me, nothing else ever existed. So, I’m that yard, in a morning. I was talking with a girl I barely new, also from Navodari. She recommends me a Jew writer converted to Orthodoxy in the prison. He went through a lot of pain in the prison, the girl said, while he kept a …

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What I learned from “How managers create and destroy value in times of crisis” presentation (prof. Nenad Filipovic, Marriott, 2009.03.24)

Last night (2009.03.24) I went to “How managers create and destroy value in times of crisis” presentation. It was held by prof. Nenad Filipovic at Marriott hotel, in Bucharest. Here’s what I’ve learned.

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