Monthly Archives August 2013

Make sure that the fit is right

Phil  -  Aug 30, 2013  -  Comments Off on Make sure that the fit is right
The time investment when applying to business school is high, so a tailored approach to a small number of schools is better than a broad-brush one via Business Education http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/608a201a-f51f-11e2-94e9-00144feabdc0.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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Serial entrepreneur or serial psychopath?

Phil  -  Aug 30, 2013  -  Comments Off on Serial entrepreneur or serial psychopath?
Research by Australian professors locates the shared trait for irrational risk taking among entrepreneurs and those with psychopathic tendencies via Business Education http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/cb201d72-115c-11e3-a14c-00144feabdc0.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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Term of the day: ‘business sustainability’

Phil  -  Aug 30, 2013  -  Comments Off on Term of the day: ‘business sustainability’
A process by which companies manage their financial, social and environmental risks, obligations and opportunities via Business Education http://lexicon.ft.com?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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Manchester hunts for its next director

Phil  -  Aug 29, 2013  -  Comments Off on Manchester hunts for its next director
Michael Luger to retire from the top job after nearly seven years at the UK business school but he will retain academic links with the university via Business Education http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/40b46d80-10be-11e3-b291-00144feabdc0.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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George Washington business dean ousted

Phil  -  Aug 27, 2013  -  Comments Off on George Washington business dean ousted
Budgetary overspend on the development of advanced online programmes brings the dean’s tenure to an abrupt end after three years at the helm via Business Education http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/dec23268-0f16-11e3-ae66-00144feabdc0.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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Obituary: António Borges

Phil  -  Aug 27, 2013  -  Comments Off on Obituary: António Borges
The Portuguese economist was an influential figure in academia, politics and finance with the ambition of making Portugal a more prosperous economy via Business Education http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/d939df1a-0f1d-11e3-ae66-00144feabdc0.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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FT MBA Challenge – long-term growth

Phil  -  Aug 27, 2013  -  Comments Off on FT MBA Challenge – long-term growth
The teams recommend ways for the charities to develop in a viable way, including fundraising abroad, weighing priorities and potential partnerships via Business Education http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/1ccd3e8a-0b0d-11e3-bffc-00144feabdc0.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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Miruna Radu Lefebvre, Audencia Nantes

Phil  -  Aug 27, 2013  -  Comments Off on Miruna Radu Lefebvre, Audencia Nantes
An expert in entrepreneurship and marketing has chosen to define family business via Business Education http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/0e3f0ff2-f44b-11e2-8459-00144feabdc0.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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Meet the dean: Frank Bostyn, Rouen/Reims

Phil  -  Aug 25, 2013  -  Comments Off on Meet the dean: Frank Bostyn, Rouen/Reims
The Belgian head of the newly formed French school brings with him a wealth of business and policy experience – and in managing academic mergers via Business Education http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/e8bcfe6a-08c2-11e3-ad07-00144feabdc0.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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Schools must entertain and educate

Phil  -  Aug 25, 2013  -  Comments Off on Schools must entertain and educate
Light entertainment which focuses on would-be entrepreneurs is creating false expectations and may well be setting up future entrepreneurs to fail via Business Education http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/a7f3162c-f60b-11e2-a55d-00144feabdc0.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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