“We Become What We Overcome”

Insights on How to Foster Education and Moderate Control

By
Dr. Konstantina Skenteri
Professor of Finance & Economics at the Swiss School of Management

“Italy, the country of culture, music, fashion, innovation, and the most delicious language in
the planet.

An iconic country, one of the kind, where one explores the joys of the Italian way,
is pleased by the sun, the colors, the monuments, the fantastic cappuccino and tiramisu.


However, every single country has its own dark aspects, which makes things challenging,
exciting, worth it to discover. Otherwise, there would be nothing to write or to fight about.

Nowadays, though, the public instruction lives with the glory of the past.

Times change and the education system is supposed to be adjusted to the
fast-changing world and outburst in technology. Yet, in the face of constant transformation,
Italian education system remains static.”

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About the author:

Konstantina is a tutor in the Business and Administration Department at City College – An International Faculty of the University of Sheffield, Thessaloniki, Greece, teaching Principals of Management, Accounting fundamentals, Principles of Marketing, Principles of Microeconomics, and Quantitative Analysis for Businesses.

She acts also as a Supervisor of Thesis and Dissertations in the Bachelor and Master’s Program. Konstantina holds a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in International Economy from South East European Research Center (SEERC), University of Sheffield (UK). She further holds a BSc (Hons) in Business Studies (Finance and Accounting) and an MSc in Banking and Finance with Distinction from City College, University of Sheffield (UK).

At Swiss School of Management, Konstantina teaches Economics and Finance courses.