Cardiff Business School News


Agile working under the spotlight

Friday 18 November 2016

Cardiff Business School’s Executive Education Breakfast series addressed a hot topic in the world of business and work - agile and flexible working.

The Breakfast Briefing, held on Friday 11 November 2016, drew a full house of more 90 people, reflecting the multi-stakeholder interest in patterns of flexible working and performance optimisation.

Staff excellence celebrated in annual awards

Monday 14 November 2016

Cardiff Business School staff – both academic and professional services – have been recognised in the 2016 Cardiff University Celebrating Excellence Awards.

The Celebrating Excellence Awards are an opportunity for staff from across the University to acknowledge colleagues who have gone the extra mile, and take a moment to say 'thank you' for their contributions.

New research group addresses corporate governance

Wednesday 9 November 2016

Cardiff Business School is preparing for the launch of a new, interdisciplinary research group focused on addressing issues and challenges relating to corporate governance.

Bruce Webb (1967- 2016)

Tuesday 8 November 2016

Mr Bruce Webb, researcher and latterly lecturer with the Economics section of Cardiff Business School, passed away Tuesday 18 October 2016 following a short illness.

Annual prize-giving celebrates student excellence

Thursday 3 November 2016

Cardiff Business School hosts 2016 Undergraduate Prize-Giving celebration.

Undergraduate students were recognised for their academic achievements and placement success at the 2016 Undergraduate Prize-giving, held at the Postgraduate Teaching Centre, Tuesday 1 November 2016.

Academics scoop best paper at FMA conference

Monday 31 October 2016

Cardiff Business School academics recognised at major international conference.

Celebrating conference honour

Thursday 27 October 2016

Cardiff Business School postgraduate research student recognised at major international conference.

Visiting PhD student, Afsheen Fatima, who is supervised by Professor Rick Delbridge from the Management, Employment and Organisation section, was on award-winning form at the International Conference on Education and Management (ICEM) 2016.

Public event addresses disability in the workplace

Wednesday 26 October 2016

Cardiff Business School hosts ESRC Cardiff Festival of Social Sciences event launching Disability Talking film, followed by panel discussion.

Professors Melanie Jones and Victoria Wass will lead the Disability Talking event, which forms part of the 2016 ESRC Festival of Social Sciences, at the Postgraduate Teaching Centre on Thursday 10th November 2016 at 6.00pm

Public Value procurement workshops prove popular

Monday 24 October 2016

Cardiff Business School hosted a series of Public Value Consortium Development Workshops during the summer.

Financed by Cardiff Business School’s Public Value fund, three workshops were held across Wales (Cardiff, Bangor and Carmarthen) and drew almost 80 delegates in total representing buy and supply sides.

Tackling poverty through the Welsh supply chain

Monday 24 October 2016

Cardiff Business School recently held a full day Public Value workshop, looking at how the Welsh supply chain can help to address one of society’s greatest challenges, poverty.

Bite-size research at engagement event

Thursday 20 October 2016

The 12th Public Uni event was held at the Chapter Arts Centre on Friday 14 October 2016.

The Public Uni series has built up a faithful non-academic audience and more than 70 people attended the most recent occasion to engage with Cardiff University researchers.

Embedding innovation and entrepreneurship in Wales

Friday 14 October 2016

Cardiff Business School hosts Welsh Government workshop for Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Regional Entrepreneurship Acceleration Programme (REAP).

School launches new research centre with Panalpina

Thursday 13 October 2016

Cardiff Business School and Panalpina - one of the world’s leading providers of supply chain solutions - have strengthened their partnership with the launch of a new Logistics Manufacturing Research Centre.

The Centre, based at Cardiff Business School, has been partially funded by Panalpina.

Funding renewal for long-standing partnership

Wednesday 12 October 2016

The Hodge Foundation has confirmed that it will renew its support for Cardiff Business School’s Julian Hodge Institute of Applied Macroeconomics, pledging £100,000 to fund the work of the research institute for another year.

Travel boss kicks of Entrepreneurship seminar series

Friday 7 October 2016

Cardiff Business School’s 2016/17 Entrepreneurship Seminar Series will get underway next week, giving students and staff from across the University the opportunity to hear from local and national entrepreneurs.

The Entrepreneurship Seminar Series was established in 2015 by academics from the Business School’s Marketing & strategy section.