Updated on 27 March 2020* The coronavirus is having a significant impact on individuals, which is equally affecting the operations of business education and corporate institutions across our network. Given the WHO announcement declaring the spread of COVID-19 a pandemic, we are taking appropriate actions to ensure a safe environment for our members, associates, volunteers…

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Nowadays, we come across the term “responsible” almost on a daily basis – this might be in relation to the European Commission’s Responsible Research and Innovation approach, the international network on Responsible Research in Business and Management or in the context of the UN Sustainable Development Goals. But what does responsible mean for doctoral education?…

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Reflections on the 2020 EFMD Conference for Deans and Directors General by the Conference Chair Giuseppe Soda, Dean at SDA Bocconi School of Management. Managing Impact has become a crucial issue for business schools worldwide, not only for their role in shaping the leaders of the future but also for having to embrace the transformations that have…

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    Global Case Competition  Harvard 2020 A call to all students, Are you interested in M&A and Private Equity? Then look no further than the “Global Case Competition at Harvard” (GCCH). The “GCCH” is one of the most prestigious and largest finance case competitions world wide, in which your team will solve a case…

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Speakers inspired participants with expert insights on future-proofing talent career management strategies. On 20th November 2019, Highered EFMD Shared Career Services welcomed the inaugural cohort of the Career Professionals Development Institute (CPDI) at LUISS Business School in Rome, Italy. 30 Career Service professionals from 25 leading business schools and the European Central Bank participated in…

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Highered offers a monthly webinar Masterclass to the global talent network. The webinar Masterclass series features topics that support EFMD students, graduates, and alumni in their career journeys. The upcoming January Masterclass webinar Rock Your LinkedIn Profile will dive deep into creating a strong LinkedIn profile to strengthen the digital presence and to facilitate talent…

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What defines a successful Masters Programme? What would your definition be? Stéphanie Villemagne, Associate Dean MiF & MiM and Chair of the 2019 EFMD Master Programmes Conference at IE Madrid shares her key takeaway messages. Success Revisited Successful people do not necessarily define success as being rich or powerful; instead, they often talk about relationships,…

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From Resource to Full-Service Career Service Solution Since the launch of Highered to EFMD Full Member Schools in 2017, more than 90% of the school members have activated their Highered system. The strategic EFMD initiative is proud to announce the transition from being solely a Global Career Platform resource to now offering EFMD members a…

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Reflections on the 2019 EFMD Executive Education Conference by the conference Chair, Africa Ariño, Professor of Strategic Management, IESE Business School. The current landscape of business education calls for a transformation in the practice of learning. No single institution can undertake such a transformation on its own. To achieve it, leveraging partnerships is of the essence.…

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A look back at the 2019 Bachelor Programmes Conference by the conference chair, Ronan Gruenbaum, Dean, London Undergraduate Campus, Hult International Business School. The 2019 EFMD Bachelor Programmes Conference is focused on the particular challenges undergraduate business degrees face, with students undertaking three or four-year programmes and often coming with very different perspectives and expectations compared to…

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