Monthly Archives June 2013

Yale MBAs in joint venture

Phil  -  Jun 30, 2013  -  No Comments
Privateer Holdings, a private equity group, aims to capitalise on gradual moves towards cannabis legalisation in the US via Financial Times http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/958cc948-92f0-11e2-b3be-00144feabdc0.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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Moocs are for the masses, bricks and mortar for the chosen few

Phil  -  Jun 30, 2013  -  No Comments
Business schools, unlike Moocs, are highly selective. An individual who is accepted on an MBA programme is sending a clear signal to the job market via Financial Times http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/54cb6150-d76d-11e2-8279-00144feab7de.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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edX chief sees learning transformation

Phil  -  Jun 30, 2013  -  No Comments
Anant Agarwal believes that internet technology will give everyone the opportunity to access educational material and Moocs will democratise learning via Financial Times http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/102b69ec-dce4-11e2-9700-00144feab7de.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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Women at Business School: Gayle Peterson

Phil  -  Jun 30, 2013  -  No Comments
The programme director’s proudest achievement is launching the world’s first Impact Investing programme at Oxford with 42 students from 20 countries via Financial Times http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/1442baf0-de86-11e2-b990-00144feab7de.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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UCLA Anderson MBA to become self-supporting

Phil  -  Jun 27, 2013  -  No Comments
The degree will no longer receive state funding, allowing funds to be diverted to undergraduate programmes across the University of California’s many campuses via Financial Times http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/1518fbd8-df4e-11e2-881f-00144feab7de.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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MBAs are not all greedy egoists, says research

Phil  -  Jun 26, 2013  -  No Comments
Tomorrow’s MBA graduates look set to hold a range of different careers, says Insead organisational behaviour professor Jennifer Petriglieri via Financial Times http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/7c140dca-dce5-11e2-9700-00144feab7de.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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EMLyon dean Philippe Courtier steps down

Phil  -  Jun 26, 2013  -  No Comments
The churn of deans at France’s tops business schools continues as EMLyon dean quits after just a year, following on the heels of the dean at Toulouse via Financial Times http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/2a9ff7b0-de4d-11e2-b990-00144feab7de.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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Ingo Bobel

Phil  -  Jun 25, 2013  -  No Comments
The professor of managerial economics and business strategy has chosen the term jugaad innovation to define for FT Lexicon via Financial Times http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/907fb5a4-d4eb-11e2-b4d7-00144feab7de.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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The drive to spread expertise

Phil  -  Jun 23, 2013  -  No Comments
A post-crisis need to train more people across the finance industry has prompted new thinking via Financial Times http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/144f634c-d5dd-11e2-a46c-00144feab7de.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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Ask the Expert: Financial Training 2013

Phil  -  Jun 23, 2013  -  No Comments
Are you interested in a career in finance? Join our live Q&A with a panel of experts, including Gareth Howells from London Business School via Financial Times http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/af120922-d76b-11e2-a26a-00144feab7de.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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