Archive for October 2017

Business Education Jam: Global Conversations

The Business Education Jam is back! The 2014 Business Education Jam was a massive, free-flowing convergence of ideas, concepts and collaborations, and with over 6,000 participants started a path towards a more powerful model for business education. The findings of this transformational event informed change at business schools across the world and continue to serve…

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Effects of a Country’s Reputation on Business School Brands

Whilst the USA and the UK remain the two most popular destinations for international business students, a new study by CarringtonCrisp in association with EFMD, reveals that 40% and 28% of students respectively, are less likely to consider studying in the two countries following the election of President Trump and the Brexit Referendum. The Business of Branding…

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OBS Business School in Spain Certified by EOCCS

Many congratulations to the OBS Business School in Spain, whose eleven courses have been recently certified by EOCCS Online Course Certification System. The following suite of eleven courses at the OBS Business School’s Master’s Degree in Innovation and Entrepreneurship has received EOCCS certification: Module 1:   Knowledge Society and Digital Economy Module 2:   Creative Thinking and Design Thinking Module 3:…

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Join the Global Talent Platform

Highered – EFMD Global Career Services – connecting companies, schools and students The Highered Global Talent Network connects companies, schools and students at an unprecedented level. Adding diversity, corporate innovation and employer branding possibilities for the EFMD corporate members. Providing unique international possibilities for the students and increasing value and supporting the school’s initiatives in…

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EQUIS Success Story: University of Stellenbosch Business School

EQUIS 20th Anniversary – Blog Series Do internationally formulated accreditation standards apply to schools in the African context? Piet Naudé, Director of the University of Stellenbosch Business School (USB), evaluates his experience. When I arrived at the University of Stellenbosch Business School (USB) in 2014, I had at that point not had experience of specific international…

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