Posted by Dr Liz Breen and Dr Olga Matthias
on Tuesday, June 21, 2016
The view of the academic sitting in their ivory tower still exists although many of us are trying hard to remove the tarnished legacy of this, to move to a more wholesome image of working together with industry and academics as professionals, bonding harmoniously over projects, solutions, outcomes, knowledge transfer… the list goes on. A… Read More »
Posted by Ben Anderson
on Monday, March 2, 2015
Ben Anderson, a designer from Louisiana, USA, has won a place on Bradford University School of Management’s pioneering Innovation and Enterprise for a Circular Economy MBA after winning through a contest at the Ellen MacArthur Foundation’s Disruptive Innovation Festival. Here he shares his thoughts on the festival and the circular economy movement. I’m a product… Read More »
Posted by Tony Hall
on Friday, August 22, 2014
Tony Hall is a successful accountant who has recently completed a Full Time MBA from the Bradford University School of Management. Here he shares his thoughts on how the course and the school have transformed him both personally and professionally. I think many people will laugh when they hear I decided to move my family… Read More »
Posted by Toufic Diab
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 »
Posted by Mohit Soral
on Thursday, June 26, 2014
Guest blog by Mohit Soral, Vice President – Market Operations (Revenue Optimisation) at Emirates . Mohit is an MBA alumnus of Bradford University School of Management on its Dubai programme In her book, Becoming a Manager, Linda Hill argues that, based on her research, ‘the education many business schools provide does little to prepare managers… Read More »
Posted by Jon Reast
on Tuesday, January 28, 2014
Last week I looked at the most popular posts of 2013 on our Management Thinking blog, covering the Top 5. Here we look at the remaining top ten – are there any surprises here?
Posted by Dr Elaine Hickmott
on Tuesday, October 1, 2013
How big a part does sustainability play in your business strategy? Perhaps you’ve heard of the circular economy but are still unconvinced about how it can help your business turn a profit.
Through this two-part blog, I will explore the differences between a linear and a circular economic approach; show you how the circular economy not only benefits businesses, but that real strategy and the drive for sustainability are inextricably linked; and explain how to implement sustainable practices and gain competitive advantage along the way.
Posted by Jon Shaw
on Monday, August 19, 2013
Guest blog by Jon Shaw, a business change manager at a large housing association and MBA alumnus of Bradford University School of Management. With an IT background, he recognises the perception of IT people and how they are often excluded from mainstream management decisions – or brought in too late. What personality type makes the… Read More »
Posted by Helen Taylor
on Wednesday, August 14, 2013
Guest blog by Helen Taylor, Organisational development Manager at Damart, a leading brand in clothing for the senior market. Helen has signed up to start an executive MBA at Bradford University School of Management, starting in September and is sponsored by her employer, Damart. The role of HR is evolving all the time and there… Read More »
Posted by Julian Rawel
on Thursday, July 4, 2013
Next week, I am hosting the MBA Preview event at our Bradford campus, on Wednesday 10 July (there is still time to sign up if you are interested – see below for more information).