Tag Archives: Leadership

Improving business soft skills with an MBA

Posted by on Friday, July 25, 2014

Software Engineer Toufic Diab has successfully completed a Full Time MBA at Bradford University School of Management and here explains why he decided to leave his home country of Lebanon to study at the business school. After I secured software engineering degrees in Lebanon and France, I returned home and spent five years working with… Read More »

The ‘need to get more for less’: a new model of ‘engaging leadership’

Posted by on Tuesday, July 10, 2012

Mother and daughter academic team – Beverly Alimo-Metcalfe, Professor of Leadership, Bradford University School of Management and Juliette Alban-Metcalfe, Managing Director, Real World Group – are the first winners of a new Chartered Management Institute (CMI) competition to find the most useful research to practising managers.  This article achieved the highest average rating from CMI… Read More »

Bradford ‘Management Thinking’ Digest – the latest on business strategy, leadership, finance, innovation and sustainability

Posted by on Wednesday, October 5, 2011

Welcome to our new students across our global campus. We hope our monthly digest of the latest thinking on business strategy, leadership, finance, innovation and sustainability from within the School of Management and beyond will help set your studies into context and give you some food for thought. This edition of Bradford Management Thinking features… Read More »

If the HR role is to survive, it has to link up with marketing

Posted by on Friday, July 1, 2011

Simon Kingsnorth of Optimal HR, did his executive MBA at Bradford.  Here he challenges HR teams to understand their role as part of brand value – or find they will be taken over by the marketing function Long ago I noticed similarities between marketing and HR – I have also been part of the organisational… Read More »

Bradford ‘Management Thinking’ Digest – the latest on business strategy, leadership, finance, innovation and sustainability

Posted by on Tuesday, June 28, 2011

This edition of Bradford University School of Management’s digest of the latest business thinking features Quotas for women on boards Peer learning on the Ideas Bus Robert Peston on the Greek Economy Cutting the cost of an MBA Please share your views here and on Twitter @BradManagement STRATEGY & LEADERSHIP Blog: Will quotas get the… Read More »

The Importance of learning in today’s business climate – business critical, not just a ‘nice to have’

Posted by on Tuesday, June 7, 2011

Dr David Spicer is Senior Lecturer in Organisational Change and Head of the Human Resource Management and Organisational Behaviour Group at Bradford University School of Management, one of Europe’s leading full service business schools. A recent piece from HR Magazine highlighted that financial investment in learning and development is falling in the UK. This is… Read More »

Bradford ‘Management Thinking’ Digest – the latest on business strategy, leadership, finance, innovation and sustainability

Posted by on Monday, May 9, 2011

This edition of Bradford University School of Management’s digest of the latest business thinking features How to grow like Apple Tomorrow’s MBA Finance transformation Leaders’ conversation skills Please share your views here and on Twitter @BradManagement STRATEGY Business News Daily: How to grow like the ‘Golden’ Apple Mario Simon, the managing director of Millward Brown… Read More »

Bradford ‘Management Thinking’ Digest – the latest on business strategy, leadership, finance, innovation and sustainability

Posted by on Monday, April 11, 2011

This edition of Bradford University School of Management’s digest of the latest business thinking features The Yorkshire Mafia What stops a business being creative Retail banking It’s not change we fear but uncertainty Please share your views here and on Twitter @BradManagement STRATEGY Sunday Telegraph: Think Tank – Yorkshire Mafia’s opportunities can’t be refused The… Read More »

Bradford ‘Management Thinking’ Digest – the latest on business strategy, leadership, finance, innovation and sustainability

Posted by on Monday, March 28, 2011

This edition of Bradford University School of Management’s digest of the latest business thinking features Corporate legacies What are the key factors for an innovative business? The Budget 2011 Opportunities for sustainable innovation Please share your views here and on Twitter @BradManagement STRATEGY FT Column: Corporate legacies can harm your future FT business blogger Andrew… Read More »