Interview with Alexandra Brabcová

Interview with Alexandra Brabcová

This part of the series Ambassadors without a Diplomatic Passport focuses on persons who often significantly contribute to the success of talks among official representatives of States – people who draft background papers, engage in preparatory negotiations or interpret at the meetings. These men and women are not in the focus of photographers and TV […]

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Interview with Michal Zahrádka, Managing Director, Schunk Praha

Interview with Michal Zahrádka, Managing Director, Schunk Praha

“Schunk belongs to its employees, and this is a very effective method.” Michal Zahrádka leads technology company Schunk in the Czech Republic, which focuses mainly on carbon, graphite and tribology. Michal has worked well in the field of security, and he even built an international team of experts for the prevention and detection of economic […]

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Interview with Milan Sedláček, Sales Manager, DIC

Interview with Milan Sedláček, Sales Manager, DIC

Diamonds are forever From 1994 – 2000 Milan Sedláček was doing business mostly in raw-materials for the food industry. Since 2000 he has been engaged in parallel capital markets (Forex, commodity markets) and trading on the stock exchange. Since 2006 he has worked at the company Diamonds International Corporation (DIC) as Sales Manager and Certified […]

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State Service Act at Last?

State Service Act at Last?

The Czech State Service Act (“služební zákon” or also “zákon o státní službě” in Czech), No. 218/2002 Coll., aimed at governing the position, service relations and remuneration of state officials had been adopted as early as 2002 but has never come to power so far, having been repeatedly postponed by subsequent amendments. Now it seems, […]

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How to survive the age of intelligence?

How to survive the age of intelligence?

Today is not an age of information (what is information anyway and what are just bytes?), neither is it the age of the digital highway (they are usually blind alleys), or even the age of knowledge (everything can be found on Google), it is the age of intelligence. The Stone Age did not end because […]

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Leaders Magazine Issue 4/2014

Leaders Magazine Issue 4/2014

Exclusive Interviews, Event Photo Coverages,
Interesting Opinions and Analysis

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Vladimir Putin took part in the final plenary meeting of the Valdai International Discussion Club’s XI session

Vladimir Putin took part in the final plenary meeting of the Valdai International Discussion Club’s XI session

The meeting’s theme is The World Order: New Rules or a Game without Rules This year, 108 experts, historians and political analysts from 25 countries, including 62 foreign participants, took part in the club’s work. The plenary meeting summed up the club’s work over the previous three days, which concentrated on analysing the factors eroding […]

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Interview with Jan Hamáček, Chairman of the Chamber of Deputies

Interview with Jan Hamáček, Chairman of the Chamber of Deputies

“Unfortunately, it does not look as though we have yet reached the end of the crisis in Ukraine, but hopefully we can see the light at the end of the tunnel.” The Chairman of the Chamber of Deputies John Hamáček will head the lower house of the chamber for one year. Is he still devoted […]

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Interview with Daniel Kurucz, Chairman of the Board and CEO, Czech Railways

Interview with Daniel Kurucz, Chairman of the Board and CEO, Czech Railways

“Why should you travel by train? Just give it a chance…” Daniel Kurucz , chairman of the board of directors and CEO of Czech Railways, began his managerial career in the 1990‘s. He worked in many multinational enterprises e.g. Japanese Fujifilm, Carborundum, Swedish Engineering company Sandvik AB, and in Agrofert Holding. He also led companies […]

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MindMaze

MindMaze

On a quiet night in Prague just last week, a group of American students gingerly exited the metro and proceeded down an empty street towards a tall, abandoned building. In the darkness, there was no suggestion of what may be hidden behind the doors except for a small sign that stated: MindMaze – The Escape […]

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A trend that cannot be ignored

A trend that cannot be ignored

As I was doing research for my book about four years ago, I ran into a very interesting piece of data, industrialized countries were showing a trend of zero population growth or what many call “zero population replacement”. I looked in a little deeper and as I did so, I realized this issue was going […]

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BALANCE: The Business-Life Connection Part VI

BALANCE: The Business-Life Connection Part VI

Part VI: Why You Hate Work! “Work without love is slavery.” — Mother Teresa KEY CONCEPTS:  Employee Engagement also known as Employment Enjoyment is by far the biggest lever in creating a fine-tuned, efficient and highly profitable enterprise. It produces the Triple Win, often called the People, Planet, Profit Model, wherein employees, the company and […]

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Interview with Jovo Savič, Owner of KOGO Restaurant chain

“The Orchestra is to be conducted by me” The owner and chef of the successful Kogo restaurant chain in an interview for Leaders Magazine describes why good relations with clients are so important. Jovo Savič was born in Sarajevo. After graduating from secondary school of hotel management he worked as a waiter and during that […]

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Interview with Milan Chovanec, Minister of Interior

“I would love to achieve a situation where policemen would not do as much secretarial work, rather that they could spend more time doing fieldwork.” The interior minister and member of parliament of the Czech Republic, Milan Chovanec, has been in politics since 1997. He worked mainly at a regional level in the Pilsen region for […]

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Are we wasting time on social media?

Are we wasting time on social media?

We are living through a technological revolution and the rise of social media has not only changed how we communicate and interact with one another but it has also changed how we all view the world. Access to information has become instant and when a major news event takes place, people get to hear about […]

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