The skills global employers seek in business talent of today and tomorrow

recruiters, GMAC, survey

Despite concerns about inflation and recession risk, employer confidence in graduate management education (GME) and its ability to prepare business school graduates to be successful in their organisations has reached new heights since the pandemic. This increase in confidence is seen across key industries business education caters to like consulting, finance and accounting, and technology,…

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People trust products created by universities

research

Some good news for universities and business schools as new research finds they strengthen the legitimacy of products that they are linked to.  New research from Vienna University of Economics and Business (WU) reveals that people actually prefer products developed by universities. A series of comprehensive studies conducted by Lukas Maier, Assistant Professor of Marketing,…

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2023 EFMD Case Competition Winner Interviews: Bringing Technology to Market

Bringing technology to market

Each year, EFMD celebrates influential contributions to management development through the Case Writing Competition. The 2023 edition showcased a remarkable array of winning cases from diverse industries. To delve deeper into the stories behind these achievements, we spoke with the winners about their motivations, inspirations, and the challenges they overcame. In this interview, we feature…

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Enhancing business education with Wooclap

Wooclap

Engaging students and addressing their diverse learning needs is a major challenge for educators. Traditional courses often lack real-time feedback to gauge understanding. Wooclap, an innovative tool designed to bridge this gap and transform classroom dynamics, has two key benefits for business school professors — obtaining real-time feedback and customising question types to fit different…

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This business school grad created own education institution

OPIT founder, technology

Many people love to read the stories of successful business school graduates to see what they’ve achieved using the lessons, insights and connections from the programmes they’ve studied. We speak to one alumnus, Riccardo Ocleppo, who studied at top business schools including London Business School (LBS) and INSEAD, about the education institution called OPIT which…

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Invitation to event: ‘Bridging the gap: Equipping educators for sustainable development’

Sulitest Sustainability

Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) play a critical role in equipping future generations with the knowledge, skills, and mindset necessary to navigate the complex challenges of achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Sulitest is organising an event at the United Nations for the 8th year in a row to bring together influential leaders in higher education.…

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2023 EFMD Case Competition Winners Interviews: Latin American Business Cases

Latin American Business Cases

Each year, EFMD celebrates influential contributions to management development through the Case Writing Competition. The 2023 edition showcased a remarkable array of winning cases from diverse industries. To delve deeper into the stories behind these achievements, we spoke with the winners about their motivations, inspirations, and the challenges they overcame. In this interview, we feature…

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ISEG School of Economics and Management & Hunan University Business School are EQUIS-accredited

We are thrilled to announce that ISEG School of Economics and Management, Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal, and the Business School at Hunan University, China, have achieved EQUIS accreditation. A heartfelt welcome to the EQUIS community! Alfons Sauquet, Quality Services & EQUIS Director, commented, ‘Congratulations to ISEG School of Economics and Management and the Business School…

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