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Training: the planned obsolescence of our skills - Companies

Training: the planned obsolescence of our skills – Companies

The speed of technological developments will force workers to train throughout their careers and to change jobs regularly. A challenge for the world of training. The jobs of the future described by Nicolas Hazard, how can we prepare for them? What training to follow today to be well prepared tomorrow? “One of the pitfalls is …

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Audi Brussels will also assemble the Q4 e-tron model - Companies

Audi Brussels will also assemble the Q4 e-tron model – Companies

This additional production will have no consequences on the level of employment, the idea being to make better use of the existing workforce. Audi Brussels will also take over part of the production of the Audi Q4 e-tron model from the second half of the year, management confirmed on Tuesday on the sidelines of the …

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Companies in difficulty?  Think mediation, quickly... - Economic Policy

Companies in difficulty? Think mediation, quickly… – Economic Policy

One hundred thousand companies are expected to stop their activity this year. Mediation can direct those in difficulty to the most useful aid, recalls Paul Dhaeyer, president of the Brussels company court. 1. Paul Dhaeyer, 100,000 entrepreneurs are expected to close their business this year. Do you sense their dismay in the corporate court? … …

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Garbage collection gifts: how to avoid scams - Companies

Garbage collection gifts: how to avoid scams – Companies

The traditional period of collection of gifts by garbage collectors is in full swing. The practice varies from region to region. What should you watch out for to avoid scams? /Bold Cleaning agents may already have come knocking on your door to present their wishes and at the same time receive a small “dringuelle”. The …

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Struggling fashion sector struggles to raise its head – Business

The fashion and ready-to-wear sector is facing a succession of crises and is struggling to raise its head. The restructuring of the H&M group is the latest illustration of the difficulties in the ready-to-wear sector. The Swedish fashion giant has announced that it will cut 1,500 jobs. This reorganization is part of a cost reduction …

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The dollar plunges, US inflation weaker than expected - Finance

The dollar plunges, US inflation weaker than expected – Finance

The dollar took a nosedive on Tuesday as inflation slowed more than expected in the United States in November, opening the door to less marked action by the American Federal Reserve (Fed). At the start of the afternoon, the greenback lost 0.98% to 1.0641 dollars for one euro. It sank 1.79% to 135.21 yen and …

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The dollar plunges, US inflation weaker than expected - Finance

The dollar plunges, US inflation weaker than expected – Finance

The dollar took a nosedive on Tuesday as inflation slowed more than expected in the United States in November, opening the door to less marked action by the American Federal Reserve (Fed). At the start of the afternoon, the greenback lost 0.98% to 1.0641 dollars for one euro. It sank 1.79% to 135.21 yen and …

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The manufacturing secret of Lego, Christmas stars - Companies

The manufacturing secret of Lego, Christmas stars – Companies

As a child, Samuel Tacchi had an insatiable passion for Lego cranes. Today, he designs them, in the greatest secrecy, within the flagship of the Danish group, Santa Claus’ preferred supplier for decades. In the ultramodern company headquarters in Billund, there is no question of visiting the offices: Lego jealously cultivates mystery. But, voluble, the …

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Scandals and corruption: looking for Walloon and European Batman - Economic Policy

Scandals and corruption: looking for Walloon and European Batman – Economic Policy

Two elements never cease to amaze in the affairs of the Walloon clerk and the multiple lubrication of legs that dirty the European Parliament. Could the outcome be to find a superhero who doesn’t exist? On the sidelines of all that has already been said, two elements never cease to amaze in the affairs of …

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Energy crisis: the use of the HannaH financial simulation app is exploding - Finance

Energy crisis: the use of the HannaH financial simulation app is exploding – Finance

In order to help companies deal with the energy crisis, the Liège company Hanna-Solutions offers a web application allowing them to carry out financial simulations in order to better anticipate the future. Over the past 4 weeks, its use has exploded. Three questions for Martin Grégoire, its Business Development Manager. Who are your first users? …

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Sébastien Desclée, a Belgian in the land of kiwis - Companies

Sébastien Desclée, a Belgian in the land of kiwis – Companies

Throughout the summer, the “Trends Summer Talks” pay tribute to the great Belgian bosses living abroad. Focus this weekend on Sébastien Desclée, CEO of FCB New Zealand, a network of communication agencies based in Auckland, on the other side of the planet. A graduate of the Louvain School of Management, Sébastien Desclée took his first …

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Moortgat family: "The transition will not be easy" - Companies

Moortgat family: “The transition will not be easy” – Companies

The Moortgat family has been discreetly reorganizing its assets for several months. An operation intended to facilitate the transmission of the torch to the fifth generation. Even if Michel Moortgat, the current CEO, is barely 55 years old and his enthusiasm remains intact, “nine children is a lot”. The three Moortgat brothers especially want them …

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Tech start-up in ASBL mode... - Companies

Tech start-up in ASBL mode… – Companies

The Rosa project led by Sébastien Deletaille took the form of an ASBL. A formula far from the classic stereotypes of tech start-ups characterized by fundraising for resale and added value for their shareholders and founders. Why? To get people talking about them, tech start-ups generally communicate about their fundraising. These amounts raised from investors …

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The dollar plunges, US inflation weaker than expected - Finance

The dollar plunges, US inflation weaker than expected – Finance

The dollar took a nosedive on Tuesday as inflation slowed more than expected in the United States in November, opening the door to less marked action by the American Federal Reserve (Fed). At the start of the afternoon, the greenback lost 0.98% to 1.0641 dollars for one euro. It sank 1.79% to 135.21 yen and …

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The facades of the Glaverbel building are now protected - Immo

The facades of the Glaverbel building are now protected – Immo

The Brussels government has just definitively protected the facades of the Glaverbel building by registering them as a monument on the safeguard list. The surroundings of the building are classified as a site and also protected, announced Tuesday the Secretary of State in charge of Heritage Protection, Pascal Smet (Vooruit). The former headquarters of Glaverbel …

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