Leading in a VUCA World - How Do We Train People For An Era Of Uncertainty?

Professor Maurits van Rooijen | Posted 13.09.2017 | UK
Professor Maurits van Rooijen

The American defence secretary Donald Rumsfeld's spoke during a press conference in 2002 (in)famously about the 'known and unknown unknowns'. This mig...

Anyone Can Be Whatever They Want... That's A Bad Thing

Dmitry Bagrov | Posted 08.06.2017 | UK Tech
Dmitry Bagrov

As in so many other areas, technology is a tool. One that can solve problems, but employed incorrectly can equally make them worse. The real problem is that there is no clear-cut solution. In a world where anyone can be an expert, no one is.

How To Reduce Damage Of Corporate Psychopaths In The Workplace

Kellie Vincent | Posted 06.12.2016 | UK
Kellie Vincent

Since I began looking into the murky area of corporate psychopaths I have been astounded by two things. Firstly, the level of interest in the area amo...

Why Entrepreneurs Need Good Networks

Annabel Denham | Posted 27.01.2017 | UK
Annabel Denham

Another week, another conference to celebrate entrepreneurs - this time in the Rosewood Hotel's lavish ballroom for a discussion on "Wonderwomen in Bu...

Why the MBA Is More Important Than Ever

Dr Philip Hallam | Posted 14.06.2016 | UK
Dr Philip Hallam

This week is Adult Learner's Week, a "national celebration of lifelong learning" and a chance to throw the spotlight on opportunities, events and qualifications that make a real difference to students of all ages.

Choosing an MBA or MSc Dissertation Topic

Sion Owen | Posted 04.06.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Sion Owen

I would like to give you some advice about choosing your dissertation topic. There are many factors to take into account, including your own interests and the industry and company where you work. In addition, there are broader considerations applying to everyone, especially regarding academic literature and evidence.

How Can I Decide Whether I Should Do an MBA?

Adele Barlow | Posted 22.04.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Adele Barlow

The public debate evaluating the true usefulness of an MBA is a cacophony that only grows louder the further you wade into it. Yet what I found from my own wading is that you cannot know what is right for 'everyone' - you can only (ever) know what's right for you.

Dog Awarded An MBA After Newsnight Investigation

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 22.10.2013 | UK Universities & Education

A Newsnight investigation has led to a dog being awarded an MBA. The programme managed to procure the pooch the coveted business degree for an outlay ...

How to Socially and Academically Get Yourself Prepared for Fresher's Week

Daniel Kendal | Posted 11.11.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Daniel Kendal

The start of university is looming, the clock is ticking and if it's your first year you've probably got all sorts of questions that you want answered before you head off for Fresher's Week. The actual point of Fresher's Week is to get new students settled into the university and to give them a chance to get to know their peers.

Brazil: A Creative Power on the Rise

Stephen Maher | Posted 30.07.2013 | UK
Stephen Maher

With Brazil set to host the 2014 Football World Cup, followed by the 2016 Olympic Games, the vibrant Latin American country is asserting itself on the world stage and fast becoming a focal point for marketers across the globe.

Is an MBA the Golden Ticket to Your Dream Job?

Dan Russon | Posted 14.05.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Dan Russon

A MBA never hurts, but it is not a golden ticket to a great job, irrespective of market conditions. Academic qualifications aren't a substitute for proven commercial experience and, ideally, a prior relationship of some description with the employer.

Construction Ahead

Priyam Sharma | Posted 12.02.2013 | UK
Priyam Sharma

I could never have imagined 4 years ago that I would be sitting here writing about my experiences with Co-founder Carmina Dumitrascu of our pursuit to...