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Nearly 9 in 10 Companies Plan to Hire MBA Graduates in 2017

Nearly 9 in 10 Companies Plan to Hire MBA Graduates in 2017

RESTON, Va., Jun. 20 (Korea Bizwire) — Corporate hiring plans for 2017 point to robust employment opportunities for graduates of MBA and business master’s programs, according to a new employer survey report from the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC). Globally, 86 percent of companies plan to hire recent MBA graduates this year, up from 79 [...]

Emerging Entertainment and Media Segments Show the Importance of User Experience

Emerging Entertainment and Media Segments Show the Importance of User Experience

LONDON, Jun. 6 (Korea Bizwire) — Burgeoning entertainment and media industry segments such as virtual reality (VR), e-sports and music streaming illustrate an intensifying focus on users and the vital role of “fans” as a source of competitive advantage. Photos accompanying this announcement are available at: http://www.globenewswire.com/NewsRoom/AttachmentNg/9eecacb2-8d35-4636-81cd-954fba664e5c http://www.globenewswire.com/NewsRoom/AttachmentNg/617d79af-ca18-42b1-8fe3-6a4a3094d32c http://www.globenewswire.com/NewsRoom/AttachmentNg/5cbd9156-5862-4cad-bcab-ff13a1fda1a9 http://www.globenewswire.com/NewsRoom/AttachmentNg/693e5612-be39-4d56-b8da-9dda33bf5615 According to PwC’s Global entertainment [...]

UK Corporate Confidence in Cyber Protection Contrasts with Lack of Employee Awareness of the Threats

UK Corporate Confidence in Cyber Protection Contrasts with Lack of Employee Awareness of the Threats

LONDON, Jun. 6 (Korea Bizwire) — Two-thirds (63 percent) of UK businesses believe that their organisation is highly protected from attempts by outsiders to gain access to their systems and data, according to a survey by Willis Towers Watson. A similar proportion of organisations (66 percent) maintain that they have the right processes in place [...]

Changes to Skilled Worker Visas Will Impact Access to Global Executive Talent Pool, Says AESC

Changes to Skilled Worker Visas Will Impact Access to Global Executive Talent Pool, Says AESC

SYDNEY, Australia, May 31 (Korea Bizwire) — There was collective concern expressed this week amongst members of the Association of Executive Search and Leadership Consultants (AESC) over the impact of recent changes to immigration regulations. It was agreed the changes may detrimentally affect Australia’s ability to attract high calibre global talent. The AESC members are [...]

Technological Change and Cyber Risk Overtake Regulation as Top Risks for Insurers

Technological Change and Cyber Risk Overtake Regulation as Top Risks for Insurers

LONDON, May 30 (Korea Bizwire) — The global insurance industry’s ability to confront structural and technological changes is now the greatest risk it faces, according to a new survey of insurers and close observers of the sector. The CSFI’s latest Insurance Banana Skins 2017 survey, conducted with support from PwC, surveyed 836 insurance practitioners and [...]

Global Study on CEO Trends Indicates a Significant Uptick in CEOs Forced out of Office for Ethical Lapses: PwC’s Strategy&

Global Study on CEO Trends Indicates a Significant Uptick in CEOs Forced out of Office for Ethical Lapses: PwC’s Strategy&

LONDON, May 14 (Korea Bizwire) — The share of CEOs forced out of office for ethical lapses has been on the rise, according to the 2016 CEO Success study released today by Strategy&, PwC’s strategy consulting business. The study, which analyzed CEO successions at the world’s largest 2,500 public companies over the past 10 years, [...]

Abiomed Announces First Patient Enrolled in STEMI DTU Feasibility Study

Abiomed Announces First Patient Enrolled in STEMI DTU Feasibility Study

DANVERS, Mass., May 4 (Korea Bizwire) — Abiomed, Inc. (NASDAQ:ABMD), a leading provider of breakthrough heart support technologies, announced today the enrollment of the first patient in the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved prospective feasibility study, STEMI Door to Unloading (DTU) with Impella CP® system in acute myocardial infarction. This trial will focus on [...]

Dr. Oh Unveils Innovative ‘2Day LASEK’ Eye Surgery

Dr. Oh Unveils Innovative ‘2Day LASEK’ Eye Surgery

The following video contains the complete surgical procedure for 2day LASEK surgery. http://www.globenewswire.com/NewsRoom/AttachmentNg/49e30ba9-c3a0-4931-bfa9-ecb7ba63d676 SEOUL, Apr. 27 (Korea Bizwire) — We have reached an age when it takes only two days to restore wound healing following LASEK eye surgery. Dr. Oh Jung-woo of EOS Eye Clinic, a South Korean ophthalmologist, is unveiling the entire process of [...]

RedHill Biopharma Announces Enrollment of Last Patient in the BEKINDA® Phase II Study for IBS-D

RedHill Biopharma Announces Enrollment of Last Patient in the BEKINDA® Phase II Study for IBS-D

TEL-AVIV, Israel, Apr. 24 (Korea Bizwire) — RedHill Biopharma Ltd. (NASDAQ:RDHL) (Tel-Aviv Stock Exchange:RDHL) (“RedHill” or the “Company”), a specialty biopharmaceutical company primarily focused on the development and commercialization of late clinical-stage, proprietary, orally-administered, small molecule drugs for gastrointestinal and inflammatory diseases and cancer, today announced enrollment of the last patient in the Phase II [...]