EFMD’s Executive Development Conference for the first time fully online

EFMD Executive Development Conference 2020

“This was brilliantly organised. Certainly, one of the best and most user-friendly virtual conference environments.” We are happy for the very positive feedback from almost 100 participants at this year’s Executive Development Conference. And we learned a lot on our path to preparing an engaging online conference, with four particular lessons to share: Optimising user-friendliness…

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International Business School Suzhou becomes BSIS labelled

We are proud to announce that the Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University International Business School Suzhou (IBSS) has successfully gone through the process of completing the Business School Impact System (BSIS). IBSS, founded in 2013, is the business school of Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University, in Suzhou, China. In September 2020, given the restrictions of the ongoing COVID-19 crisis,…

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Let’s face it

What comes to your mind when you read this title? Without trying to guess what I plan to write about here, when you hear a friend or someone telling you those words, what do they refer to? Or when you listen to the little voice inside you, perhaps….? Yes, I will go into my focus…

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Invitation: Accelerating Education for the SDGs in the Universities

Accelerating education for the SDGs in universities_EFMD blog

At the SDG Academy, the educational initiative of the Sustainable Development Solutions Network, we are pleased to circulate this invitation by the SDSN Networks to the event “Accelerating Education for the SDGs in the Universities“. Please join us and feel free to share it with other colleagues. Universities and other higher education institutions have a…

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Anti-Poverty Working Group Update October 2020


7th Responsible Management Education Research Conference, Chur, Switzerland, 19-21 October The 7th RME Research Conference on The Promise of Digitalization and Artificial Intelligence: Implications for Responsible Management Education and Moving forward with the SDGs, the event gathered more than 210 participants from all over the world. The event was co-organized and hosted by the University…

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Excellence in Practice Award 2021 – Call for entries!

EFMD Excellence in Practice 2021 - call for entries

A guide to submitting your case study for the Excellence in Practice Awards 2021 Over the past 14 years, the EFMD Excellence in Practice Awards (EiP) have come to be widely recognised as a prestigious mark of outstanding and impactful Learning & Development partnerships. If you think that your organisation has forged a partnership which…

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IEEM Business School, Porto Business School & CIFFOP have their programmes re-accredited

EFMD Accredited Congrats_IEEM_CIFFOP_Porto

We are happy to announce that the following programmes have recently been re-accredited with EFMD Programme Accreditation: IEEM Business School – University of Montevideo Executive MBA Porto Business School – University of Porto The Magellan MBA Executive MBA CIFFOP – Université Paris 2 Panthéon-Assas  Master’s Degree in International Human Resources Management ‘Congratulations to the four EFMD…

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Top 3 Ways COVID-19 Has Changed the Workplace Forever

Three ways Covid changed the workplace EFMD blog

The coronavirus outbreak at the beginning of the year 2020 has taken the world by storm. With an unexpected turn of events, people have come to the realisation that many things that we considered mandatory previously, can be done rather conveniently. We have been complicating our lives for years and carrying out our works without…

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Global Leaders Gather Two Days After U.S. Election to Discuss Leading at the Edge

#ILA2020Global - Leading at the Edge - 22nd annual ILA global conference - live and online 5-9 November 2020

The 22nd ILA annual virtual conference 5-9 November is a crossroads of global leadership professionals from different disciplines and sectors – all working to advance leadership knowledge and practice for a better world. Leadership experts from around the world will gather live and online 5 – 9 November for the International Leadership Association’s (ILA’s) virtual…

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