Hourly fees and alternative forms of remuneration for lawyers – it’s not either/or!

On 30 October 2019, 60 legal experts met at the fully booked “The future of the legal market” conference to deal with the topic of “Hourly fees – a dinosaur?” The ...

Rethinking Recruitment

We all know that the shortage of skilled professionals is slowly but surely becoming acute. The media have been reporting about this for years. But Dr. Simon Wey, Chief Economist ...

Alumni Stories: Katia Lang, Founder and CEO of The Fintech Times

We recently met with Class of 2014 alumna Katia Lang to learn more about her journey as an entrepreneur. Katia is Founder and CEO of London-based publication The Fintech Times.

Digitalisation does not lead to political upheaval

The formation of public opinion in Switzerland cannot be manipulated with the help of digitalisation. The federal structure and the complexity of gathering information make it ...

The influence of social media on political events

Digitalisation is shaping broad areas of our daily life and is also acquiring influence in the political sphere. In doing so, this form of communication impacts social networks ...

Cashless payment systems: Open Air visitors spend more money

Most music festivals in Switzerland now rely on cashless, closed-loop payment systems. Festival operators thereby benefit financially in several ways. Visitors often do not ...