LIFT Standards – Comprehensiveness of the Learning Impact Framework

Lift your learning function’s impact on your organisation and your learners through EFMD’s impact certification, LIFT.  Learning Impact for Today and Tomorrow certification, LIFT, was created to support learning functions who want to ensure they are delivering real impact to their organisations, learners and society at large. It allows them to examine how they currently…

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How are fellowships changing the business world?

diversity, equity and inclusion in business education

In a world that’s still battling against inequality, sometimes due to sexism or the burden of the effects of climate change falling destructively on developing nations, business schools are pushing the envelope in an attempt to make opportunities and spaces more equitable. PR experts Stephanie Mullins and Thomas Willis from BlueSky Education take a closer look at…

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Improving the applicant experience to business schools

business school applicants

The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) and student engagement platform Unibuddy have announced a new strategic partnership in Europe, which aims to improve the applicant experience at business schools, giving more insight into the business school experience to prospective students.   The partnership allows potential business school applicants to connect with current student ambassadors from their…

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2024 global Case Awards highlight pivotal trends in business education

Winners of The Case Centre Awards and Competitions 2024

The Winners of The Case Centre’s 34th Global Awards and Competitions have been announced. The Case Centre’s global Awards and Competitions 2024 shed light on the trending themes capturing the attention of business education classrooms worldwide – Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Sustainability. Among the 15 case categories, AI takes centre stage in four. Three cases…

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EQUAL4EUROPE launches a handbook to promote gender equality

EQUAL4EUROPE handbook, gender equality

EQUAL4EUROPE developed good practices to promote gender equality in research and higher education institutions. The new manual summarises the main findings of the project after four years of work. The handbook by EQUAL4EUROPE offers a detailed report of the various stages of elaboration and implementation of an equality plan in research and higher education institutions, from the initial identification…

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Invitation to the UEW International Week – Spring Methodological Summit

Wroclaw, methodological, summit

The Wrocław University of Economics and Business is delighted to invite you to the upcoming UEW INTERNATIONAL WEEK – Spring Methodological Summit. This event will bring together esteemed researchers and scholars in the field of economics, finance and management, providing a unique platform for exchanging ideas and insights in various methodological approaches. The Spring Methodological Summit…

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Celebrating impact and sharing best practice

Manchester Metropolitan Business School BSIS celebration

Niall Cronin, Professor Jennie Shorley, Professor Liz Warren and Professor Hannah Holmes from the Manchester Metropolitan University’s Business School (MMUBS) reflect on the achievements in 2023. One of the highlights has certainly been evaluating and celebrating their impact through the Business School Impact System (BSIS), which is a testament to the pride they have for…

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Technology vs. talent: the rebirth of human skills


The influence that Artificial Intelligence (AI) has been having on education is undeniable and its impact will surely continue to grow in the coming years. There are many areas and ways in which AI can evolve learning processes, facilitate the work of teachers and optimise the experience of students. With the incorporation of this technology,…

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Women in BizEd: Invitation to the 2024 International Women’s Day Summit

International Women's Day Summit, Gender Equality

EFMD Global is delighted to announce that we have partnered with the Women in BizEd 2024 Summit to celebrate International Women’s Day.  Mark your calendars for March 4-6 and join an inspiring online event featuring four uplifting talks from incredibly successful and influential women. Day 1 – Monday, 4 March 2024 11:00-12:15 EST (New York)/5:00–6:15…

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Reflections from the 2024 EFMD Deans Conference

2024 EFMD Deans Conference Yolande Chan

The annual EFMD Conference for Deans and Directors General wrapped up after two and half days of thought-provoking discussions and networking in the charming and picturesque city of Amsterdam, Netherlands. As this year’s conference chair, it was an honour to steer this unique forum that brought together nearly 500 leaders in higher education from across…

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