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Esade Supported More Than 2,000 Entrepreneurs and Drove the Creation of 320 Start-Ups Thanks to its Entrepreneurial Ecosystem

More female entrepreneurs take part in programs, and interest for social impact projects increases. Since 2012, start-ups in Esade entrepreneurial ecosystem have raised more than €3.5 billion of funding. The Esade Entrepreneurship Institute (EEI) founded 30 years ago is now an international benchmark in which research and support for entrepreneurship play an essential role. More than 2,000 entrepreneurs… Read more >

Hanken School of Economics Granted Substantial EU Funding to Facilitate Free Access to Scientific Books

The funding is part of the Horizon Europe CSA project, Palomera (Policy Alignment of Open access Monographs in the European Research Area). In addition to European universities, various umbrella organisations for libraries, research funders and publishers are involved in the two-year project. “We will get an overall picture of the challenges and possibilities of publishing… Read more >

Gies Business iMBA Named MBA Program of the Year by Poets&Quants

The fully online MBA from the University of Illinois’ Gies College of Business has earned the coveted distinction of 2022 MBA Program of the Year by Poets&Quants, the preeminent source for information on undergraduate and graduate business education. Gies’ MBA – known as the iMBA – is a full 72-credit-hour MBA offered completely online and at a… Read more >

AUC School of Business Hosts the Fifth Edition of its Knowledge Portal’s Business Forward Annual Event

On December 4, Business Forward, the AUC School of Business knowledge portal, hosted its fifth annual event under the title “Egypt’s Economy 2023: Structural Reform Amidst A Volatile Global Outlook” at AUC Tahrir Square’s Ewart Memorial Hall.  To make sense of all developments and factors that affected Egypt’s economy in 2022, Business Forward and its content partner Dcode… Read more >

Going Beyond (The Power of Partnerships) – Giselle’s List #74

This week’s List looks at how business schools can use partnerships for maximum impact. When GBSN (Global Business School Network) asked me to be a judge for their Going Beyond Awards again this year, I gladly agreed.  These awards, given in collaboration with EFMD, highlight programmes and initiatives that “strengthen society, demonstrate community impact and embody the… Read more >

WBS Takes Top 3 Spots at 2022 Emerald/AABS Case Writing Competition

“I am extremely pleased with this achievement. The WBS Case Centre works very hard with its writers and WBS faculty members to produce excellent cases and teaching notes. We are well-known for the quality of the work we produce, and to take the top three positions in this prestigious competition is very exciting.” “Case studies… Read more >

Agreement to Increase Inclusion of Labour Rights in Business School Education

A Memorandum of Understanding to increase the inclusion of labour rights issues in business education has been signed by the ILO, the Global Business School Network and the Geneva School of Economics and Management  of the University of Geneva. Press release – 02 December 2022 GENEVA – A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), designed to strengthen … Read more >