GBN Podcast: Andrew Clandillon

In today's GBN podcast, IT Voodoo Practitioner and GBN collaborator, Andrew Clandillon, casts a spell on Jasmine in today's episode. Between Royal Canadian Air Force exercises, Brexit, Italian sports cars, flying cars, the dude, and the Irish Gaelic language... you might be out of your element with this episode... Details

GBN Podcast: Chris Samuel

In today's GBN podcast, Chris Samuel, a Graphic Designer working in GBN's Communications and Multimedia departments, chats with Jasmine about tequila, dog toys, and making days better for yourself and those around you, among other things...and why someone would drop everything in New York and move to Geneva overnight! Details

Reforming the International Refugee Regime

As 2021 marks the 70th anniversary of the Convention relating to the Status of Refugees (1951 Convention), this article provides a brief overview of the origin of the international refugee regime, its recent developments, and some remaining challenges to enhance international cooperation in the area of refugee protection. Details

GBN Podcast: Sergio Bobadilla

Today Jasmine sits down with Digital Marketing Specialist Sergio Bobadilla, who's currently working in the Communications and Editorial departments at GBN.  They talk the positives of being persistent, things to do with a DeLorean, being confident, and starting over...Sergio is a digital marketing specialist, helping companies to develop their digital strategy to increase sales conversion and profitability. He strategically assembles all digital elements such as e-commerce, digital campaigns, social media strategy, the CRM program, business intelligence, and analytics enabling all the pieces to come together for maximum impact. Details

New Marketing Insights

John Godden contacted some of the heads of marketing in Geneva to ask them for their insights on new marketing strategies necessitated by the pandemic. These video articles will give you an insight into these questions and how they have made it possible to continue in this ever-changing environment. Details

How to excel in a virtual job interview

The past few months has seen some work place conventions questioned and reanalysed, such as flexible hours, working from home, and open offices. Many companies now see the benefit of conducting, at least initially, job interviews virtually. Here are some tips on having virtual job interviews. Details

Virtualisation: a (slightly) technical introduction

Virtualisation is a method of maximising the use of the resources of an IT infrastructure. Computers, especially servers, are expensive pieces of hardware, and software licensing costs can also mount up, so leveraging the return on investment is critical. There are many other benefits of virtualisation, but it also provides challenges, both technical and organisational.  Details

GBN Podcast Update!

To get a peek into the vibrant multicultural world of GBN, we created a podcast, hosted by GBNers, as they like to call themselves. Our central idea is to allow you to discover what motivates people at GBN, and insights into their world. Details

Maximising A Company’s Human Potential

An important question for companies to ask themselves is: are they maximizing their full human potential to create and sustain success? To answer this, I am providing a series of articles setting out how a company can amplify its potential. This article looks at enhancing human potential and employee wellbeing. Details

Managers and Administrators: Who takes the lead?

Position names - such as Managers and Administrators - are important in business circles. They signify someone’s profession, and provides an idea of how influential they are in a business. In this article, I want to look at the different roles of a Manager and a Business Administrator. In this article, we look at who are they and what role do they play in companies. Details

Pont du Mont-Blanc Restrictions

If you drive regularly in Geneva, you need to be aware that this summer access to the Pont du Mont-Blanc will be severely restricted. For three months, starting in June, work will be carried out on repairing the bridge’s waterproofing and improving the cycle route. Details

The Basic Concepts of Data

The study of the diverse concepts that make up a data set has received significant interest recently because of growing awareness and concerns about data usage. For the purpose of this article, I like to share some thoughts on data definitions and concepts, including values, classes, and repositories. Data concepts and definitions In everyday use, the meaning of “data” varies Details