Cardiff Business School News


All set for staff Speak Week

Wednesday 8 February 2017

Cardiff Business School is hosting a bespoke series of workshops and sessions as part of Cardiff University’s institution-wide Staff Speak Week (6 -10 February 2017).

Student scholarship underpins community engagement initiative

Tuesday 31 January 2017

Last week (25 January 2017) a new community project, encouraging people to shop locally, and supported by Cardiff University, was launched in Grangetown.

Research collaboration generates results

Tuesday 31 January 2017

Cardiff Business School’s Logistics and Operations Management section’s research collaboration with Yusen Logistics is delivering valuable insight and workable recommendations.

School signs industry MoU in India

Monday 30 January 2017

Academics from Cardiff Business School’s Logistics and Operations Management section have recently returned from India where they signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Automotive Components Manufacturer Association of India (ACMA).

Advisory Board member combines law with literature

Friday 27 January 2017

Cardiff Business School’s International Advisory Board (IAB), made up senior professionals and business leaders, advises the School's senior management on its strategic direction and supports it’s academic, social and economic ambitions.

Alumnus recognised at British Council awards

Friday 27 January 2017

Cardiff Business School PhD alumnus, Dr Ruth Banomyong, was recently shortlisted at the British Council’s Alumni Awards.

New business forum launched

Thursday 26 January 2017

A Cardiff University-backed community project encouraging people to shop locally has successfully launched a new business forum.

Businesses in the Cardiff suburb of Grangetown will work together to benefit from training, advice and networking opportunities.

Assessing the value of regional collaboration in Wales

Tuesday 24 January 2017

Cardiff Business School (with Shared Intelligence and IFF Research) has published a report, commissioned by the Welsh Government, which identifies a range of factors that contribute to effective regional working.

Academics secure major ESRC grant

Thursday 19 January 2017

A team consisting of several Cardiff Business School academics has won a prestigious grant, worth £330,000, from the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) and 2 million RMB from the National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC).

Professor George Thomason (1927 - 2017)

Wednesday 18 January 2017

Cardiff Business School has learned with sadness that Professor George Thomason, former Chair of Industrial Relations, died on Friday 6 January 2017. He was 89 years old.

The late Professor Thomason enjoyed a long and distinguished academic and civil career and was key figure in industrial relations arbitrations in England and Wales.

Charity fundraising drive raises £1,000

Friday 13 January 2017

Cardiff Business School staff and students have raised £1,023.60, for Cancer Research UK through a number of activities held in late 2016.

The fundraising activity was instigated following the death of highly respected, and long-standing, colleague, Bruce Webb, who died in October 2016.

Demonstrating the value of ethically screened stocks

Friday 13 January 2017

Research from Cardiff Business School’s Accounting & Finance section has been featured in a prestigious business journal.

Reducing the disability gap

Thursday 22 December 2016

A team of Cardiff University researchers is leading the debate around reducing the disability employment gap in the UK.

Employers sceptical about Government’s ‘superficial’ gender pay plans

Thursday 22 December 2016

Companies with 250 or more employees will soon be required to give average pay and bonuses data for men and women.

However, employers have told researchers from Cardiff University, the University of Exeter and the University of Bath that they were concerned they would not be given the time to understand or prepare for the change.

Journal highlights work on ‘lean’ supply chains

Tuesday 20 December 2016

A partnership between Cardiff Business School and global logistics company Panalpina has been showcased in a major practitioner management journal.