Cardiff Business School News


Influencing social and political change at book launch

Friday 7 October 2016

Cardiff Business School hosted a book launch for Duncan Green, Senior Strategic Adviser at Oxfam GB, on Monday 3 October 2016.

The launch was held at the Postgraduate Teaching Centre and hosted by the Responsible Innovation Network (RIN).

New Placement Awards created

Friday 7 October 2016

Cardiff Business School is pleased to announce the creation of two new Placement Awards which recognise the professional successes of undergraduate students on placement.

Deloitte placement up for grabs

Friday 7 October 2016

Cardiff Business School and Deloitte Consulting Switzerland are offering undergraduate students the opportunity to secure a one year placement in Zurich for 2017.

This is the second year that the School has partnered with Deloitte. Four students were selected through the 2016 application process and flew to Switzerland in August to begin their placement.

Put planet first, says founder of JoJo Maman Bébé

Monday 3 October 2016

Innovators can put the planet before profit, says the owner of leading mother-and-baby retailer JoJo Maman Bébé.

Laura Tenison MBE believes turning ideas into new products goes hand in glove with running an ethical business.

The founder of the Newport-based company will deliver Cardiff University’s inaugural ‘Home of Innovation’ lecture next month (17 November).

School scales the heights breaking in to World top 100

Thursday 29 September 2016

Cardiff Business School has ranked among the world’s top 100 universities for Business and Economics in the 2016-2017 Times Higher Education (THE) World University rankings by subject.

Success at major management conference

Wednesday 28 September 2016

Cardiff Business School’s teaching and research has been recognised at the 2016 British Academy of Management Annual Conference (BAM).

The conference, which was held in Newcastle between September 6 and 8 2016, highlighted the work of Dr Sarah Hurlow and Dr Joe O’Mahoney.

Event showcases effective collaboration

Wednesday 28 September 2016

Cardiff Business School hosted the 2nd Annual Showcasing Effective Collaboration in Public Procurement event on Wednesday 14 September 2016.

Leadership & Law: School creates bespoke programme for Hugh James

Friday 16 September 2016

Cardiff Business School’s Executive Education team has designed a bespoke leadership programme for Hugh James, the top 100 UK law firm.

This exciting new programme has been created by Director of Executive Education, Ms Sarah Lethbridge, in collaboration with Pip Thomas, Internal Training Manager at Hugh James.

Welsh Government faces difficult budgetary trade-offs

Wednesday 14 September 2016

The Welsh Government’s budget could be cut by 3.2% in real terms over the next three years, with cuts largest in 2018-19 and 2019–20, according to a new report commissioned by the Wales Public Services 2025 Programme.

Nurturing talent and increasing employability

Tuesday 13 September 2016

Cardiff Business School’s Executive Education Breakfast Briefing series recently welcomed careers and placements personnel for a talk on preparing work-ready graduates.

Lifetime Achievement Award

Thursday 8 September 2016

The work of a Cardiff academic over the course of his career has been recognised by the leading authority on the academic field of management in the UK.

Professor Mike Reed, Emeritus Professor of Organisational Analysis in Cardiff Business School, has been awarded the Richard Whipp Lifetime Achievement Award by the British Academy of Management (BAM).

School awarded £500k research funding

Thursday 1 September 2016

A joint Cardiff Business School and Cardiff School of Engineering research proposal has been awarded a £500,000 grant.

The funding is being provided by the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC).

Former Minister joins Cardiff University

Wednesday 24 August 2016

Former Welsh Government Minister, Leighton Andrews, is taking up a new role at Cardiff University to strengthen its position at the forefront of research into public service leadership and innovation.

Conference examines Employer Collective Action

Wednesday 10 August 2016

Cardiff Business School will host the 30th Cardiff Employment Research Unit (ERU) Conference from Thursday 15 to Friday 16 September 2016.

Students from Hong Kong Polytechnic University’s Global Supply Chain Management programme

Hong Kong study tour visits the School

Friday 5 August 2016

The Logistics and Operations Management section recently hosted students from the Hong Kong Polytechnic University’s Global Supply Chain Management programme. The visit formed part of the students study tour in UK.