Tag Archives: Sustainability

Circular economy is about growth, not guilt

Posted by 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 »

Sustainability is a growth industry

Posted by on Monday, December 22, 2014

At a recent event at the University of Bradford School of Management sustainability in the workplace was put under the spotlight, with delegates discussing what skills, attributes and characteristics people need for the future. In the second of a series of blogs about the event, student Sukhy Rai, who is studying MSc Applied Management and… Read More »

Corporate Social Responsibility benefits for business

Posted by on Thursday, December 11, 2014

The University of Bradford School of Management put sustainability in the workplace under the spotlight at a recent workshop and asked students, academics and professionals what skills, attributes and characteristics are needed for the future? In the second blog about the event, student Yuki Misaki, who is an MBA student, reports on the event. As… Read More »

Sustainability needs to be embedded in every part of business

Posted by on Monday, November 17, 2014

The University of Bradford School of Management recently hosted an event that discussed sustainability in the workplace and what skills, attributes and characteristics people would need in the future. In the first of a series of blogs analysing the event and the issue, student Celeste Suess, who is studying MSc Applied Management and Sustainability, shares… Read More »

Is there a place for heart and soul in a business strategy?

Posted by on Wednesday, December 4, 2013

Don’t walk the line: part two   The second of two guest blogs by Dr Elaine Hickmott, who studied for her MBA on business strategy and sustainability at Bradford UniversitySchool of Management. Read Part One here.  Here is part two of my guest blog for the School of Management on strategy and sustainability. Part one… Read More »

Should sustainability be part of your business strategy?

Posted by 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.

What’s in a name? Re:thinking sustainability for our new re:centre

Posted by on Friday, May 17, 2013

In July 2013, Bradford University opens the doors of a new £6m building in the heart of the city campus. re:centre is an exciting and dynamic space, which aims to inspire the innovative design of products, services and infrastructure to deliver radical new business solutions to current and future economic and societal challenges. The new… Read More »

Choosing an MBA that helps you make a difference

Posted by on Monday, September 12, 2011

Hajime Sudo is about to start Bradford University School of Management’s full-time MBA based at the University of Perugia in the Spoleto region of Italy. I graduated from the Accounting School of Tohoku University in Japan this spring. The School is located in Tohoku area, which was one of the areas most damaged by the… Read More »