July 2019 eNewsletter: Importance of Local Context to Performance
Prioritizing Local Relevance
Many believe that a large and important part of management experience is transferable across industries and borders. At the same time, we are keenly aware that local conditions have a major impact on success, even in industries in which processes are well-established. How is GBSN prioritizing local relevance in our work?
Building a 21st Century Business Education: The Example of Human Rights
Global companies have an enormous impact on people and communities all over the world. What kind of business education is being demanded by these responsibilities in the changing global landscape? This session addresses this question as it relates to the most pressing issues at the intersection of business and human rights.
As a Senior Advisor for Programs, Gaurav Trivedi drives the development of strategic initiatives that supports GBSN’s mission to improve access to quality locally relevant business and entrepreneurship education for the developing world.
Case Writing Small Grant Competition: Finance, Cybersecurity & Risk Management
GBSN and the SWIFT Institute are partnering to develop 3 case studies looking at cybersecurity and wholesale banking in emerging economies. The threat of cybersecurity raises several questions for financial institutions and how they interact with each other, in particular for those based in emerging economies. These three case studies will examine ways in which these financial institutions minimize this risk.
Applications are open globally and applicants must be faculty members at GBSN member schools with a background and interest in finance, cybersecurity and/or risk management.