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Shifting perspectives on management

Shifting perspectives on management

By Wed, Apr 02, 2014 7:04PM UTC Comments Off Shifting perspectives on management

Professor John Wilson, the Director of Newcastle University Business School (UK), introduces a blog which will offer new perspectives on topical issues in management, economics, and innovation. What does the term management mean to you? We live in a world of uncertainty and with this we have witnessed some huge failures of management, namely, failure...

Tasmanian School of Business and Economics

By Wed, Dec 04, 2013 6:09PM UTC Comments Off Pic: Explore the picturesque Launceston township near the UTAS campus

The Tasmanian School of Business and Economics, previously known as the Faculty of Business at the University of Tasmania, is becoming one of Australia’s top business schools. Providing world-class teaching, learning and research, it offers flexible undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, preparing its students for the workplace with exclusive internship opportunities. The Tasmanian School of Business...

Rutgers Business School

By Wed, Dec 04, 2013 6:09PM UTC Comments Off Rutgers Business School

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, was founded in 1766, and is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in the U.S., and a member of the prestigious Association of American Universities (AAU). More than 115 nationalities are represented on four campuses, and the university is consistently ranked among the most diverse universities in the U.S.,...

Top 10 reasons why Thai university students should wear uniforms

By Sun, Sep 22, 2013 9:30AM UTC 25 Comments Top 10 reasons why Thai university students should wear uniforms

By Kaewmala We’ve heard so much fuss about the rules on Thai university student uniforms. To wear or not to wear (the uniform). Too outrageous or right on (Aum Neko’s campaign against mandatory student uniform rule). Really, I’ve gotten quite sick of hearing about this trivial issue, so I want to settle it once and...

4 ways higher ed has changed, post recession

By Tue, Jun 25, 2013 6:02AM UTC Comments Off In this Friday, May 24, 2013, photo, student Raul Ramos goes through his online home work during a session of a massive online class in Madrid, Spain. Austerity by European governments and U.S. states has hammered the budgets of public universities, leaving students to foot more of the bill. Many have responded by seeking faster and more affordable options, targeted to deliver immediate jobs. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)

More urgent. More crowded. More expensive. Also, more flexible and accessible to millions. That, in a nutshell, is how higher education has changed around the world in the wake of the global financial crisis that struck five years ago, and the Great Recession that followed. Here’s how it happened: Increasing financial pressures to get more...

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