Every Cloud Should Have a Silver Lining… for All
By Ada Gianneskis, Communications Director Greece, Cyprus and Bulgaria, Ikea | Business Partners, Jul-Aug, 2023

Looking back over the first quarter of the 21st century, one gets an uncanny feeling. The past 20-odd years have been a patchwork of unexpected crises and often extreme threats, including the economic shock of the Lehman Brothers collapse, the financial destabilization of democratic capitalism, the pandemic, and the energy crisis in the wake of…

The Winning Bet: Achieving Success in Distance Education
By Dr. Konstantinos Samiotis, Affiliated Professor of Management Science and Technology and Academic Director of Online Programs at Alba Graduate School of Business, The American College of Greece | Business Partners, Jul-Aug 2023

Distance learning, also known as online education, is undeniably the most significant advancement of our era: It is set to be the primary choice of education by 2025, with the industry projected to reach a value of $350 billion by the same year. The recent Covid-19 pandemic was undoubtedly a monumental milestone for education, as…

Supporting Innovation in Greece
By Business Partners | Jul-Aug 2023

Committed to supporting the growth of innovation and entrepreneurship in Greece, the American-Hellenic Chamber of Commerce, through its Education, Innovation and Entrepreneurship Committee, joined forces with NBG Business Seeds—a National Bank of Greece program to support innovative startups through education, mentorship, infrastructure, networking and financial support—to co-organize the 2023 Innovation in Greece series of conferences.…

Space Between
By Business Partners | Jul-Aug 2023

The iconic Hilton Athens may have closed its doors to the public, but all eyes are still on it. While the property undergoes renovations that will see the introduction of Hilton’s luxury Conrad and Waldorf Astoria Brands to Greece, the hoarding wall around the site is being transformed into a fabulous art installation under the…