Monthly Archives September 2012

Deans capitalise on the China connection

Phil  -  Sep 30, 2012  -  Comments Off on Deans capitalise on the China connection
The heads of the country’s top business schools plan to transform their institutions into world-class players, says Della Bradshaw via Financial Times http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/9ddcb74c-fc38-11e1-ac0f-00144feabdc0.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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Asian business schools cannot remain beholden to schools in the west

Phil  -  Sep 30, 2012  -  Comments Off on Asian business schools cannot remain beholden to schools in the west
There is a need for Asian research that is based upon the social, economic and political realities of the region, writes Chandran Nair via Financial Times http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/18bf700c-eb82-11e1-b8b7-00144feab49a.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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Making business out of a drama

Phil  -  Sep 30, 2012  -  Comments Off on Making business out of a drama
Female entrepreneurs in Peru are being taught the basics of marketing through specially scripted television plays, writes Charlotte Clarke via Financial Times http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/336d9e62-07d2-11e2-9df2-00144feabdc0.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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Something for the weekend

Phil  -  Sep 30, 2012  -  Comments Off on Something for the weekend
Executives in positions of power and responsibility do not suffer from stress as much as their lesser-ranked colleagues, says Linda Anderson via Financial Times http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/925156e8-0715-11e2-92ef-00144feabdc0.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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UK’s Bradford University on the hunt for a new dean

Phil  -  Sep 27, 2012  -  Comments Off on UK’s Bradford University on the hunt for a new dean
Sarah Dixon packs her bags for Suzhou to head up XJTLU Business School via Financial Times http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/cd1d00a8-0880-11e2-b37e-00144feabdc0.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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Profile: Smith sets store by practical change

Phil  -  Sep 24, 2012  -  Comments Off on Profile: Smith sets store by practical change
Edinburgh’s business school is building on an ancient heritage, writes Della Bradshaw via Financial Times http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/958b3bf0-fb38-11e1-a983-00144feabdc0.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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Take one start-up, add expertise and grow with care

Phil  -  Sep 23, 2012  -  Comments Off on Take one start-up, add expertise and grow with care
Business-school based incubators allow students to put their ideas into practice via Financial Times http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/59f43594-c774-11e1-85fc-00144feab49a.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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The key steps necessary for creating a relevant business school

Phil  -  Sep 23, 2012  -  Comments Off on The key steps necessary for creating a relevant business school
In acdemia there is no common objective and the most important disagreements concern what the objectives should be via Financial Times http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/428e4ebe-d1bd-11e1-badb-00144feabdc0.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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Masters of the world of coffee

Phil  -  Sep 23, 2012  -  Comments Off on Masters of the world of coffee
The Illy Foundation in Trieste attracts students from around the world to its degree programme via Financial Times http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/6bf31ae6-e53b-11e1-8ac0-00144feab49a.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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Something for the weekend

Phil  -  Sep 21, 2012  -  Comments Off on Something for the weekend
This week’s round-up looks at why employers should rejoice when the weather turns bad via Financial Times http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/7050cba4-01a8-11e2-81ba-00144feabdc0.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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