Academics plan a broader view of finance

Franklin Allen (red tie) and Douglas Gale Imperial College Business School, Kensington London The launch of the Brevan Howard Centre, which will spearhead cutting-edge research in financial market behaviour. 11/9/14
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Brevan Howard funds £20m financial centre at Imperial College

Photo by Bryce VIckmark for the FT 9/10/14 - Converse CEO Jim Calhoun at the company's headquarters in North Andover, MA, USA.
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Business steps in the right direction

Jim Calhoun of Converse embraced the shoe group’s creative roots

MBA serves up a slice of the snack market

Harvard entrepreneur Ron Shaich started a chain of restaurants

Leeds University Business School MBA students Hiromi Inoue and Nikhil Hedge with Academy of Northern Ballet Students Rebecca Stead and Rhys Thomas. Northern Ballet HQ, Leeds, 3/7 2014. Photo © Mark Pinder 07768 211174 mark@markpinderphotography.co.uk
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Positive steps for ballet company

Leeds University Business School MBAs worked with Northern Ballet

Argenti strategic mgmt. caption: Professor Paul Argenti teaches strategic management of health care organizations to the MHCDS class of 2015. Photo by Rob Strong
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Medics open business consultancy

Tuck helps doctors make informed business decisions

Sharon Watkins photographed in the Thompson Library in Columbus, Ohio.
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The highs and lows of a Mooc education

Free online courses bring challenges for participants

Lego Illustration
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Business schools broaden their horizons

There are fears the MBA no longer reflects business reality

Haiti - Deborah Ancona, Laurent Lamont & Michel DeGraff
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Leadership lessons in Haiti

MIT Sloan worked with the country’s government on social problems

Pic; Jay Williams 07770 576076 www.jaywilliams.co.uk For Annabel; Pic shows Glamorgan cricketer and MBA student Gareth Rees at Glamorgan's ground in Cardiff 13-5-14
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Cricketer scores at business

The professional sportsman is studying for an EMBA

Entreprenor Peter Thum in the Flat Iron District in New York
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Entrepreneur who wants to make an impact

Kellogg MBA Peter Thum believes his strategy is one that works

Lessons courtesy of the robot in class

An EMLyon innovation helped a student continue his studies

Germany warms to the MBA

The country’s business schools are on the rise

Students opt for internships with impact

MBAs want to make a social difference

A way into the hearts and minds of managers

Academics are using medical techniques

MBAs tackle the West Point boot camp

Leadership lessons for NYU Stern students

Cass students’ venture has no comparison

EMBA duo replicate a UK digital business model

Challenging times for the MBA market

Predicting student numbers is becoming increasingly difficult

The long road to business school

Prakhar Gautam found the application process very time consuming

Technology companies become magnet for MBA students

‘Historical shift’ seen as MBAs look beyond traditional roles

Online preparations for the big job hunt

A legal expert looks at how to handle online privacy