Future-proofing careers in the age of AI

Trinity Business School, AI, Digitalisation

As digital skills prove increasingly important and industries across the board pivot towards a more technologically-intensive future, educators have rallied to prepare students for a changing business environment. We talk to experts about the digitally-focused world from Trinity Business School. Situated in the heart of Dublin, Ireland – a city coined the ‘silicon docks’ courtesy…

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Geo-strategic threats to sustainability

geo-strategic, sustainable

In this blog, Institute of Business Ethics (IBE) Chair, Professor David Grayson asks if business can lead the way on sustainable development and social justice in the face of geo-strategic threats. I was asked recently, how the complex geo-strategic situation related – if it does – to sustainable development and sustainable business. It is something which…

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Transforming business education: Highlights from the 2024 EFMD Deans and Directors General Conference

EFMD Deans and Directors General Conference Eric Cornuel

On 6-7 February, more than 400 esteemed business school leaders from over 50 countries around the world gathered in Amsterdam for the EFMD Deans and Directors General Conference hosted by the University of Amsterdam, Economics and Business (UvA). In light of the significant shifts in business education trends and societal demands, it was ever-important that…

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LIFT – Learning Impact for Today and Tomorrow

LIFT Learning Impact for Today and Tomorrow (EFMD)

EFMD Corporate Services introduces LIFT – Learning Impact for Today and Tomorrow, the first learning impact certification. LIFT allows learning functions to engage their stakeholders in analysing how learning delivers impact to them in a spirit of continuous improvement. Demonstrating impact has been a focus for Learning Functions for quite some time. And yet, in…

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Summer School of Management 2024

students, sustainability challenges in modern business

The Summer School of Management is an annual event that has been organised by Wroclaw University of Economics and Business since 2008, with students and organisers from 42 countries on five continents. Not only is it always a time for studying and fun, but it’s also for bonding and building lasting friendships. This year, the…

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How are business schools prioritising student wellbeing?

student wellbeing

The wellbeing of students has always been important within business school communities. However, today, there is much greater awareness around mental health, and as a result, business schools are improving their services for their students and faculty. Business education PR experts Olivia Nieberg and Stephanie Mullins-Wiles from BlueSky Education explore further.  There are many reasons…

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What vision does Porto Business School’s Dean have?

Porto Business School Dean

José Esteves was appointed the new dean of Portugal’s Porto Business School at the start of 2023. A year on, we explore the motivations of this business school leader and dive into his background, as well as the challenges he’s faced so far. Can you tell us a bit about yourself, your background and your…

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Employers & Business Schools: Take part in the 2024 GMAC Corporate Recruiters Survey

GMAC Corporate Recruiter's Survey

Registration is now open for the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) 23rd Corporate Recruiters Survey. EFMD Global has partnered with GMAC, MBA Career Services & Employer Alliance (MBA CSEA) and business schools around the world to bring you the 23rd Corporate Recruiters Survey. This annual survey of business schools and corporate recruiters examines talent acquisition strategies,…

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Euvin Naidoo of Thunderbird School of Global Management takes centre stage as the Outstanding Case Teacher 2024

Euvin Naidoo teaching at Thunderbird School of Global Management

The Case Centre has named Euvin Naidoo, Distinguished Professor of Practice for Global Accounting, Risk and Agility at Thunderbird School of Global Management, as the winner of the 2024 Outstanding Case Teacher competition. Awarded since 2013, the Outstanding Case Teacher competition recognises exceptional teachers who are achieving excellence through innovative and creative approaches to case teaching.…

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