Cardiff Business School News


Pilot recognition scheme flying High

Monday 19 December 2016

Cardiff Business School’s pilot professional services recognition scheme, High 5, and its initial cohort of successful nominees, were recently celebrated at the School’s end of year all-staff meeting.

Students shortlisted for employability awards

Monday 19 December 2016

Two Cardiff Business School students have been shortlisted for the National Undergraduate Employability Awards 2017.

Cardiff University partners with Lexington to help match corporate buyers and sellers

Friday 16 December 2016

Lexington Corporate Advisors has partnered with Cardiff Business School and Cardiff University to offer internships to students striving to make an impact in the corporate finance world.

As part of the initiative, the firm, which was set up by Gary Partridge and Nigel Greenaway at the start of the year, has taken on Alexandra Ross as a Corporate Finance Research Analyst.

China visit for Deputy Dean

Friday 16 December 2016

Professor Mohamed Naim, Deputy Dean of Cardiff Business School, has recently returned from a three-day visit to China.

During his visit Professor Naim met with senior staff members of Xiamen University’s School of Management, Beijing Institute of Technology Zhuhai (BITZH) and Beijing Normal University Zhuhai (BNUZ).

School hosts Chartered ABS Professional Managers’ conference

Friday 16 December 2016

Cardiff Business School hosted the Chartered Association of Business Schools (Chartered ABS) Professional Managers’ Annual Conference 2016 (PMAC 2016) from 12 – 13 December.

Executive MBA celebrates scholarship winners

Wednesday 14 December 2016

Cardiff Business School’s Executive MBA programme recently recognised its 2016 scholarship winners, when classes got underway for new and returning students this semester.

Academics scoop prestigious book prize in Paris

Monday 12 December 2016

Cardiff Business School academics, Dr Robert Mason and Mr Barry Evans, have won the Prix des Associations at the Les Plumes de Achats for their book, The Lean Supply Chain: Managing the challenge at Tesco.

Academics lead growth workshop with Welsh drinks sector

Thursday 8 December 2016

Cardiff University academics delivered a joint CO-Growth (Collaborative Operations for Growth) workshop with WRAP Cymru.

Festive fun and fundraising

Wednesday 7 December 2016

Cardiff Business School’s annual Christmas lights switch on, and tree unveiling, was bigger than ever this year and held as a charity fundraising activity for the first time.

Disability employment gap

Wednesday 7 December 2016

The Government is certain to miss its manifesto target to halve the disability employment gap by 2020 without decisive and innovative intervention, according to a new report by the All Party Parliamentary Group on Disability.

Importance of ethical leadership in the public sector

Tuesday 6 December 2016

The top-rated American journal, Public Administration Review, has recently published an article by Cardiff University academics on ethical leadership.

13th Public Uni event showcases research diversity

Tuesday 29 November 2016

The 13th Public Uni event, co-organised by Cardiff Business School’s Dr Marco Hauptmeier and Harriet Lloyd from the School of English, Communication and Philosophy, was held on Friday 11 November 2016.

Final year students visit the Senedd

Friday 25 November 2016

Cardiff Business School’s Dr Tom Prosser took 40 final year Undergraduate students to Cardiff Bay recently to tour the Senedd and meet serving Assembly Members.

Admissions scoops Team of the Year

Wednesday 23 November 2016

Cardiff Business School’s Admissions Team has won the Professional Services Team of the Year award at the annual Cardiff University Celebrating Excellence awards.

The 2016 Celebrating Excellence awards were held on Thursday 17 November in the Great Hall of the Students’ Union, and were hosted by Jayne Dowden, Cardiff University’s Chief Operating Officer.

Trading Room tech partnership extended

Monday 21 November 2016

Cardiff Business School has extended its partnership with Market Squared, which provides online educational trading applications.

The School’s Trading Room has long used Market Squared’s Volcube platform across all of its terminals and the new deal ensures the technology will continue to be used in to the future.