Monthly Archives December 2012

Lexicon’s top 10 for 2012: behind the words

Phil  -  Dec 21, 2012  -  Comments Off on Lexicon’s top 10 for 2012: behind the words
Read about the significance of some of this year’s most viewed terms from the FT’s glossary via Financial Times http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/ece30fa8-494f-11e2-b25b-00144feab49a.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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Meet the dean: Bernard Yeung

Phil  -  Dec 19, 2012  -  Comments Off on Meet the dean: Bernard Yeung
The US-educated dean hopes the excitement of working in Asia will attract some of the world’s top faculty to the business school, says Della Bradshaw via Financial Times http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/9cdec906-3fc3-11e2-b0ce-00144feabdc0.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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Top 10 terms of 2012

Phil  -  Dec 17, 2012  -  Comments Off on Top 10 terms of 2012
Mutual fund, recession, general anti-avoidance rule and fiscal cliff are some of the most viewed terms of the year via Financial Times http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/4ced2dbc-45e9-11e2-b7ba-00144feabdc0.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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MBA partners: Artists steered towards the right financial connections

Phil  -  Dec 17, 2012  -  Comments Off on MBA partners: Artists steered towards the right financial connections
Musicians and film makers are turning to an internet crowdfunding platform to secure donations for their fledgling ventures, writes Rebecca Knight via Financial Times http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/4b9b3a64-bc8f-11e1-a470-00144feabdc0.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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Business schools need to work more closely with medium-sized enterprises

Phil  -  Dec 17, 2012  -  Comments Off on Business schools need to work more closely with medium-sized enterprises
Closer co-operation, increased networking and greater flexibility in the academic curriculum will help medium-sized businesses reach their full potential, writes Sue Cox via Financial Times http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/b8ec4c1e-3e2d-11e2-91cb-00144feabdc0.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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A one-year posting, three expats and an MBA

Phil  -  Dec 17, 2012  -  Comments Off on A one-year posting, three expats and an MBA
A group of women have made good use of their husbands’ relocation overseas and have signed up to business school, says Charlotte Clarke via Financial Times http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/8de83ed4-3e0e-11e2-93cb-00144feabdc0.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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Top 10 of 2012

Phil  -  Dec 17, 2012  -  Comments Off on Top 10 of 2012
A set of investment approaches that integrate environmental, social and ethical issues into financial analysis and decision-making…… via Financial Times http://www.ft.com/intl/cms/s/2/4ced2dbc-45e9-11e2-b7ba-00144feabdc0.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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Something for the weekend

Phil  -  Dec 14, 2012  -  Comments Off on Something for the weekend
This week’s roundup looks at new applications for mobile phone technology and examines how they can lead to changes in agricultural productivity, writes Linda Anderson via Financial Times http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/b3ce3780-4470-11e2-932a-00144feabdc0.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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OU leads universities into online venture

Phil  -  Dec 14, 2012  -  Comments Off on OU leads universities into online venture
The UK’s higher education sector is racing to catch up with US universities’ rush into open online teaching by offering virtual classes free of charge via Financial Times http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/a91b2c42-451c-11e2-838f-00144feabdc0.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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Leadership changes at Arizona State and Vanderbilt

Phil  -  Dec 14, 2012  -  Comments Off on Leadership changes at Arizona State and Vanderbilt
Leadership changes are announced at two US ranked schools, says Della Bradshaw via Financial Times http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/dbd949b0-45cc-11e2-b780-00144feabdc0.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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