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Should Corporate Tax be Raised or Not?

9th October, 2019|Categories: Blog|Tags: |

Should Corporate Tax be Raised or Not? By Dr. George Theocharides Corporate tax, and in general the "benevolent" tax regime of Cyprus, has been one of our comparative advantages as a country for several decades. Because of this system an important sector of the economy, that of services, was created which for several years has [...]

Zorbas Live Case Project 2019

19th June, 2019|Categories: Blog|Tags: |

CIIM-Zorbas MBM Student Project: Learning by Doing Applying the START WITH WHY theory to ‘real life’ business challenges Three teams of the CIIM MSc Business Management (MBM) students successfully completed a ‘live’ business case project for Zorbas Group, a leading local fast-growing group of bakeries and restaurants that has recently embarked also on an ambitious [...]

4 advantages of rolling admissions

8th April, 2019|Categories: Blog|Tags: |

CIIM – Cyprus International Institute of Management, which is a pioneer international business school, introduced - since its foundation, the rolling-admissions system combined with the modular education. What is CIIM’s rolling-admissions system? At CIIM, we evaluate applications as they are received. This means that prospective students can apply all year round while the evaluation process is [...]

A brief analysis of the report on the collapse of the Cooperative Credit System

2nd April, 2019|Categories: Blog|Tags: , |

Διαβάστε εδώ την Ελληνική έκδοση > A brief analysis of the report on the collapse of the Cooperative Credit System By Dr. George Theocharides Since the report on the collapse of the Cooperative Credit System (CRS) came out a few weeks ago, a lot had been said and written about it, especially about the responsibilities [...]

Study Field Trip (Athens 2019)

21st January, 2019|Categories: Blog|Tags: |

Study Field trip to Athens | 14-16 January 2019 Promoting Entrepreneurial Thinking At CIIM we believe that enriching field-trips contribute to the development of students into career-minded adults who possess additional practical knowledge, have stronger critical-thinking skills and exhibit increased innovative ideas. Consequently, CIIM’s classroom teaching is annually culminated by field-trip experiences. During the international field-trips, [...]

Cypriot Banking Sector Review 2018

16th January, 2019|Categories: Blog|Tags: |

Assessing the current state of the Cypriot banking sector, one could say that 2018 was a year that substantial progress has been achieved yet still some major problems remain. Maybe the manner that this progress has been achieved was not as expected, but objectively looking the banking system is more resilient, strong, and solid now than [...]

MBM – Practical Learning via Live Case Projects

24th September, 2018|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , |

Three teams of the CIIM MSc Business Management students successfully completed a ‘live’ case project to help develop a marketing strategy for a new painkiller made by Medochemie, the Limassol-based pharmaceutical giant that has disproved the often-heard excuse that Cyprus is too small to manufacture and export products to the global market. Our sincere congratulations to [...]

7+1 benefits of attending a company visit as an MBM student

12th February, 2018|Categories: Blog|Tags: |

A blog post written by Nikos Vardouniotis As part of the core course entitled Career and Industry Seminars of the MBM – MSc in Business Management programme, students have the opportunity to attend visits to CIIM’s partner companies such as Hermes Airports Ltd, Vassiliko Cement Works Public Limited, Medochemie, Hyperion, Zorbas Bakeries, Engino.net. The purpose [...]

How to use Nudge Theory for business success

6th February, 2018|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , |

An article written by Dr Olga Kandinskaia As someone with a keen interest in the business management science, I always keep an eye on the latest decision-making theories. Simply speaking, making a decision is rarely easy. Or at least if we are talking of a good decision. To make a good decision, we need to [...]

CIIM MBA – An Alumnus’ perspective – Go for Gold!

29th January, 2018|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , |

CIIM asks Captain VS Parani - who joined the CIIM MBA in 2013 on his experience during the programme. Captain VS Parani, MBA, LLM, FNI, FICS, CMarTech-IMarEST is an executive at a multinational shipping company in Limassol and is also the author of the Golden Stripes-Leadership on the High Seas, the world’s first book on leadership [...]