2023 EFMD Case Competition Winners Interviews: Corporate Social Responsibility & Responsible Business

Corporate social responsibility and responsible business

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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Sharing best practice: Insights from Mercedes-Benz Group

Sbp mercedes benz

At the recent EFMD Sharing Best Practice workshop, in partnership with Mercedes-Benz Group, Pirkko Erichsen, Head of Talent and Leadership Development Programs, Patrick Emmerich, Head of Leadership Programs L3-L4 & Global Leadership Nexus and Stephanie Leipold, Head of Skill-Management and Learning, provided a deep insight into their talent and organisation development practices. EFMD’s Martin Moehrle…

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Invitation to the RRBM Webinar on conducting award-winning responsible research


We are excited to extend a special invitation to you on behalf of the Responsible Research in Business and Management (RRBM) community. Join us for an enlightening webinar series that delves into the fascinating stories and innovative ideas behind the award-winning research of 2023’s RRBM Management Awards. Leading scholars Sarah Kaplan, author of The 360° Corporation,…

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Invitation to the 2024 Principles for Responsible Management Education (PRME) Global Forum

Principles for Responsible Management Education (PRME) Global Forum

The Principles for Responsible Management Education (PRME) Global Forum originated in 2008 as an event intended to bring together all of PRME’s stakeholders, including students, faculty, deans, board members, and others, to discuss the latest innovations and challenges in responsible management education. The 2024 PRME Global Forum’s strategic vision is to accelerate the global collective…

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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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Redefining management education through ERS

Woxsen University ERS

Raul V. Rodriguez, PhD, Steven Pinker Professor of Cognitive Psychology and Vice President, Woxsen University, provides an overview of Woxsen’s progress with ERS as a core pillar of its institution. Besides technological progress, ERS is certainly the essence for further growth, even more so. Key thinkers in the field, such as Dr John R. Boatright…

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Why stewardship is now at the forefront of business education

stewardship in education

Business schools play an important role in educating the leaders of our future, in fact, they are perfectly positioned to influence issues like sustainability. Business education PR experts Stephanie Mullins and Kate Mowbray from specialist consultancy BlueSky Education take a closer look at how graduates should become “stewards of the future of humanity and the earth”. …

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Business schools put ethics at the top of their agendas

A real commitment to ethics is evident across the business education sector. Stephanie Mullins and Jonny Stone from specialist business education PR consultancy BlueSky Education explore how schools are demonstrating this consistently. Infusing ethics into teaching is more than just a selling feature for Advantere School of Management. A Jesuit institution, Advantere’s focus on responsible leadership goes to the…

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From narrative to action: Are business schools walking the talk of responsible management education?

business schools sustainability

ESCP Business School‘s Francesca Pucciarelli and Andreas Kaplan tell Stephanie Mullins from BlueSky Education about the opportunity that business schools have to develop students’ capabilities to be future generators of sustainable value for business and society. Here are their thoughts: Today’s business world, even more than the pre-pandemic one, needs leaders capable of making a strong social…

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