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business anthropology
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Anthropologists on business? Five testimonies from Spain, Argentina and Peru

Co-author: Oswaldo Morales Tristán PhD in International Studies from Graduate School of Asia Pacific Studies from the University of Waseda, Japan. MBA from ESAN. Master’s Degree in Economics and Regulation of Public Services from the University of Barcelona. Master in Business Law and Lawyer from the University of Lima. Director of Distance Education at ESAN and… Keep Reading

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User as a Currency

Both internet users and market regulators are becoming more concerned about who uses personal data and how. The recent events involving Cambridge Analytica have helped to raise the awareness that the old joke, ‘on the Internet, nobody knows you’re a dog’, has long run its course. In this context, an opinion is often voiced at… Keep Reading

stakeholders
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Anthropological tools in stakeholder management

In the corporate environment, stakeholders have the strongest presence in the context of investor relations or CSR activities. Dealing with them is usually the responsibility of Marketing and PR. However, more often than not these functions do not have any dedicated strategies in this area, let alone research facilities. Meanwhile, a well-thought-out stakeholder management can… Keep Reading

millennials
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Generation glasses are not new culture glasses

Hardly a day goes by without a blaring news story on the devastating impact of the millennials on the economy or how HR departments are challenged in dealing with Generation Z-ers. In Poland we have adopted, rather uncritically, the generation narrative, downplaying the importance of other factors that influenced adolescents in the 1980s and 1990s.… Keep Reading

bloging
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Communicating anthropology: Blogging or scientific journals?

Blogs and bloggers have undermined a series of symbolic barriers that have limited the creation and expansion of knowledge and the development of our discipline in the past. Traditionally, anthropological knowledge circulated through rather closed circuits of diffusion, such as “impact factor” journals – scientific publications with a more or less strict editorial and content… Keep Reading

recursos humanos
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Contributions of Social Anthropology applied to Human Resources Management.

It is a common practice to hire anthropologists to represent the interests of the company in matters of Social Responsibility. For example, mining companies often hire anthropologists who specialize in environmental impact and community relations when extraction and production of mineral resources activities begin. However, and at the same time, they are mediators between the… Keep Reading

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