Monthly Archives December 2013

Harvard MBAs thrive in Christmas market

Phil  -  Dec 20, 2013  -  Comments Off on Harvard MBAs thrive in Christmas market
A hands-on project designed to teach the travails of setting up a business has generated an iPad app to teach pre-school children via Business Education http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/34e8359c-667a-11e3-8675-00144feabdc0.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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Highs and lows of business school life

Phil  -  Dec 20, 2013  -  Comments Off on Highs and lows of business school life
What is it really like to study in China? What does being “dinged” mean? MBA students at schools worldwide blog about their experiences for the Financial Times via Business Education http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/e06edaec-67dd-11e3-a905-00144feabdc0.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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Lexicon: 10 of the best for 2013

Phil  -  Dec 20, 2013  -  Comments Off on Lexicon: 10 of the best for 2013
From Abenomics to dark pool and from tapering to spear phishing, discover what were the favourite words and phrases of the year via Business Education http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/afec4024-6348-11e3-a87d-00144feabdc0.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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Jonathan Wareham, Esade

Phil  -  Dec 18, 2013  -  Comments Off on Jonathan Wareham, Esade
An expert in knowledge management has chosen to define technology ecosystem via Business Education http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/b0c787fc-5dbb-11e3-95bd-00144feabdc0.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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Manchester appoints sociologist to top job

Phil  -  Dec 16, 2013  -  Comments Off on Manchester appoints sociologist to top job
Fiona Devine, an expert on the social class system and a researcher into work and employment, is to be head of Manchester Business School from January via Business Education http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/bdd9e1f8-664c-11e3-8675-00144feabdc0.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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From sommelier to hotelier

Phil  -  Dec 15, 2013  -  Comments Off on From sommelier to hotelier
Armed with an MBA and the desire to offer good food and wine at a reasonable price, Gérard Basset successfully established a hotel chain via Business Education http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/81602e5a-60c8-11e3-916e-00144feabdc0.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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Lessons from the vineyard

Phil  -  Dec 15, 2013  -  Comments Off on Lessons from the vineyard
The wine industry may be thriving but there are only a handful of wine-related programmes run by business schools via Business Education http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/ac36e54a-582d-11e3-82fc-00144feabdc0.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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Insead pair in wine venture

Phil  -  Dec 15, 2013  -  Comments Off on Insead pair in wine venture
Nicholas Coates and Christian Seely share a vision to produce top-class sparkling wine from their vineyard on the chalky slopes of southern England via Business Education http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/2628ea26-5b5b-11e3-848e-00144feabdc0.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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B-schools and public policy must connect

Phil  -  Dec 15, 2013  -  Comments Off on B-schools and public policy must connect
In the future business and civil society will be forced to recognise that the previous models of the world no longer work via Business Education http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/c2b3aa62-46fb-11e3-9c1b-00144feabdc0.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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Women at business school – Gulshoda Mirsagatova, MBA student

Phil  -  Dec 15, 2013  -  Comments Off on Women at business school – Gulshoda Mirsagatova, MBA student
The MBA student believes in continuous development, that there is nothing more precious than knowledge and aims to learn something new every day via Business Education http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/a4e80c44-61a9-11e3-916e-00144feabdc0.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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