Vol.11 Issue 02 – ’17
Creating impact with purpose
Patricia Bradshaw and Erin Elaine Casey describe how the BSIS process has helped herald the impact of the Sobey School in Canada, the first business school in North America to utilise the system.Read More
‘Inclusive growth and prosperity’ – for whom?
Instead of prosperity, the last decade has delivered inequality, insecurity, and the rise of nationalism and populism. Simon Caulkin argues that this is a secular challenge that business, and especially managers, must face head-on.Read More
Assessing academics’ performance
Is it time for a change in faculty recruitment and promotion practices? Edeltraud Hanappi-Egger describes how, and why, business schools need to take into account multiple aspects of performance.Read More
Rise by lifting others
Kenneth Mikkelsen outlines how a leading Indian company has engaged in a global conversation about why it exists and how it affects people’s lives and society generally.Read More
Digital learning 2.0
After the scurry of educational providers rushing into the breach and scrambling to be part of MOOC mania, the hype has all but dissipated. Paul Hunter explains why.Read More
Dean déjà vu
What is it like to become a business school dean for a second time after a break of 25 years? Herman Berliner reflects on the changes he has had to adapt to.Read More
Sally Randles, Annemieke Roobeek, Sally Jeanrenaud and Simon Pickard propose that sustainability-driven innovation, a new model for collaborative PhD training and research, offers a valuable framework for inspiring new approaches.Read More
Is the public corporation obsolete in the US?
Suppose you wanted to start an enterprise right now without leaving your couch. Is that possible? If you have internet access and a credit card, it is.Read More
Claus Rydkjær and Tue Juelsbo outline how operating and leading at several different speeds simultaneously is necessary to succeed in an exponential world.Read More
Working women: A path to success
Women have undoubtedly begun to make progress in their struggle for equality in career progression. But there is still a long way to go say, Fiona Dent and Viki Holton.Read More
What should the future business school look like?
Sustainability is increasingly not only a part of business as usual, but companies are engaging as key players in the global sustainability agenda. But business schools themselves are lagging behind. Giselle Weybrecht has 100 suggestions on how to change this.Read More
Appropriate civilisation versus the new despotism
Jeremy Leggett takes a personal look at what needs to be done to avoid a potentially dangerous and depressing clash of philosophies.Read More
Threat or opportunity?
Hamid Bouchikhi wonders if Western business schools will find the rapid growth of business education in emerging countries a happy hunting ground or a potential threat to their current supremacy.Read More
Africa: The management education challenge
How will the competitive environment in African management education evolve over the next ten years?Read More
The case for accreditation
Richard McCracken describes how writing and teaching cases can contribute to business schools achieving accreditation.Read More