Sustainability: How Business Schools are Helping Tackle Climate Change


There is increasing pressure for higher education institutions to remain socially responsible and help tackle climate change – and business schools are rising to the challenge. Through research, education and sustainability initiatives, schools are working together to help individuals and organisations achieve the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Business school PR consultants Chloë Lane and…

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Standing out from the crowd: Why differentiation is still a big challenge for business schools

brand value, branding, Marcom External Relations Conference

Early this year, I was pleased to attend the EFMD Marketing and Communications Conference at Cambridge Judge Business School. We covered many different topics, including building brand value, SDGs, and the strategic value of alumni relations. Afterwards, I found myself reflecting on one session in particular. Michael Johnson, Johnson Banks Design, cleverly started his session…

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2022 EFMD Case Writing Competition Winners Interview Series: African Business Cases

African Business Cases

EFMD encourages and rewards innovative and impactful cases in management development each year. This year again brought an exceptional variety of winning cases across various industries. We interviewed the winners to find out more about their motivation, inspiration and significant challenges. The following interview is with Wiboon Kittilaksanawong & Marta Paszta of Saitama University and…

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CEDEP and Rome Business School courses receive EOCCS certification

CEDEP & RBS EOCCS certifications

We are pleased to announce that the following institutions were recently granted the EOCCS certification for their courses: CEDEP Mastering Business Excellence – Learning in a Virtual Environment Rome Business School – three courses part of the Master in Marketing and Sales. Accounting and Budgeting Human Resources Management Project and Operations Management Acknowledging the institutions,…

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Summary of 2023 EFMD Annual Conference

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From 11 – 13 June 2023, we welcomed our global community in Lyon at the EFMD Annual Conference, hosted by emlyon business school and gracefully chaired by Morris Mthombeni, the Dean of Gordon Institute of Business Science. With record attendance, this conference proved to be a pivotal moment for our network. Throughout the event, we…

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