Bristol Business School, part of the University of the West of England, is to launch a programme dedicated to business education for advisers to family businesses.
The School has created a joint venture with the International Centre for Families in Business (ICFIB) to develop an 18 month part time programme, the Postgraduate Certificate in Family Business Advice. It is designed to give professional intermediaries — from lawyers and management consultants to accountants, bankers and IFAs — the opportunity to enhance their learning about the nature and dynamics of the family business.
Posted on 18th August 2008 in Business Education.
The European Business & Innovation Centre Network (EBN) has awarded Coventry University Enterprises the title of “Euroleader” for best practice in supporting university spin-offs and business incubation initiatives. Coventry University Enterprises beat off competition from universities, higher-education institutions, polytechnics, science & technology parks and public research centres across Europe to take the prestigious title at the EBN Congress 2008 in Budapest.
Posted on 21st July 2008 in Business Education.
The Bettany Centre for Entrepreneurial Performance and Economics is a research centre at Cranfield School of Management, one of Europe’s leading university management schools. The Management School itself is part of Cranfield University and is renowned for its high quality postgraduate teaching and research and its strong links to industry and business. It is located about 75 km north-west of London.
Today’s graduates may have the same employment rights as their 50-year old peers but is age discrimination being taken too far and are we denying youngsters the rites of passage that are essential to success? Jonathan Fitchew, joint managing director of Graduate Recruitment and Sales Training Company Pareto Law examines the implications.
Following enormous pressure from thousands of students and graduates from across the country, HSBC has made the decision to reverse its decision to charge full interest on graduate overdrafts.
Posted on 3rd September 2007 in Business Education.
After reading all this information about Search Engine Optimisation and it is always a great idea to put theory into practice and that is why we wholeheartedly endorse what Google are doing this year at Internet World.
Posted on 23rd April 2007 in Business Education.
Here, Fresh Business Thinking puts two sides of an argument head to head, and leaves you to make up your own mind; MBAs Too often, tangible benefits of structured business learning drown in a well of over-slick jargon and management mumbo-jumbo, turning potential applicants off before they’ve even started. The anti-MBA lobby have it easy. […]
Posted on 19th January 2007 in Business Education.