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  1. September 16, 2014

    The trouble with too much seed capital

    Xenios Thrasyvoulou has followed the Silicon Valley rule book when it comes to ambitious tech start-ups. Barely a year after...

  2. MBA blog

    September 10, 2014

    Is an EMBA worth its hefty price tag?

    In October the FT will publish its 2014 Executive MBA magazine and, as part of our research, we would like to hear your...

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  1. Women in the Workplace

    Some argue that quotas have done little to address the gender imbalance at the lower r...
  2. Innovation and the Economy

    Innovation and commercialisation of research are key to future-proofing economic growt...
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  1. FT Alphaville

    September 9, 2014

    Equities, ex-UK

    After reading John McDermott (formerly of these pixels) on the latest independence vote poll numbers and why he reserves the...

  2. September 7, 2014

    US chief executives hoard good news for stock sales

    US chief executives systematically time the release of good news to get an upward “pop” in the share price before they sell...

  3. September 7, 2014

    Less is not always more for Financial Reporting Council

    Simplifying the accounting rules for small companies is a cause for celebration not crying. Isn’t it? Any effort to ease the...

  4. MBA blog

    September 6, 2014

    Sustainability: an irksome truth, a necessary theme

    In 2005, American science writer Jared Diamond produced a book of extraordinary ambition and importance: ‘Collapse: How...

  5. MBA blog

    September 3, 2014

    A modest effort, a massive impact

    In the innumerable career information sessions that a student is hit with in the opening months of an MBA at London Business...

  6. MBA blog

    August 22, 2014

    The Piketty debate

    It is hard to recall a recent piece of academic work that has had such an immediate and fruitful impact on a public debate...

  7. MBA blog

    August 21, 2014

    The London Entrepreneurship Review

    Few topics produce such wild extremes in opinion as that of entrepreneurship. For politicians, the tech media industry and...

  8. August 20, 2014

    Review: The Customer-Funded Business by John Mullins

    The Customer-Funded Business, by John Mullins, John Wiley & Sons, $30/£21.99 It is something of an indictment on the quality...

  9. August 15, 2014

    Richard Downs: off-piste pioneer

    Richard Downs, 48, founded Iglu.com, the UK’s largest independent ski and cruise agency, in 1988. Turnover has gone from...

  10. August 15, 2014

    Virtual meetings good for innovation

    Do virtual teams work more effectively than those who are based in the same physical location? It appears that putting some...

  11. August 8, 2014

    Women in Business: Ingrid Marchal-Gerez, MBA graduate

    Ingrid Marchal-Gerez is an MBA graduate of London Business School and team leader of Cut out Cancer, one of the teams...

  12. MBA blog

    July 30, 2014

    The long road to self awareness

    Business school brings many surprises, not least of which is the incredible array of people and perspectives in each class...

  13. MBA blog

    July 25, 2014

    Uber's big vision

    On a quiet autumn evening, in the middle of an unremarkable week at London Business School, I had the privilege of...

  14. July 17, 2014

    Mary Curnock Cook: Former secretary finds her feet on unorthodox path to top

    It may be ironic that the head of the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service left school at 16 to pursue a career as a...

  15. July 14, 2014

    ‘Scotsie 100’ undone by dire performance of banks

    Investors who put money into Scottish shares 60 years ago would have made only half as much as those who bought stock in the...

  16. MBA blog

    July 14, 2014

    My early beliefs

    It is a great privilege to write in this forum through the second year of my MBA programme at London Business School. I hope...

  17. July 13, 2014

    Students opt for internships with impact

    Creating marketing plans for Afghan artisans, enhancing nutrition in African food and developing healthcare in the Middle...

  18. July 6, 2014

    UK charity collaborates with MBAs to improve cancer care

    More than 40 students from business schools in Asia, Africa, Europe and the Americas will assist World Child Cancer this...

  19. June 30, 2014

    Balls says Labour’s priority is investment rather than tax cuts

    Tax incentives for long-term investors would be the priority for an incoming Labour government rather than cuts in...

  20. June 22, 2014

    Judge Business School and MIT Sloan make strong debut

    Cambridge’s Judge Business School has shot straight into second place of the FT’s rankings of Masters in Finance for...

  21. June 8, 2014

    Technology companies become magnet for MBA students

    Last year at two high-ranking business schools on opposite sides of the Atlantic, careers officers were looking at an...

  22. June 6, 2014

    London Business School and Fudan launch Masters in Management

    In a further example of the growth in high quality degree programmes between Chinese and western business schools, London...

  23. June 4, 2014

    The managers who fear conflict

    A failure to address conflicts at work is one of the main reasons executives lose respect in a team. Failing to act because...

  24. Business Blog

    June 4, 2014

    Chief executives - taller and cleverer

    Chief executives are paid more because they are smarter, psychologically robust and taller than the general population. So...

  25. May 21, 2014

    Women and the workplace: Mrs Moneypenny answers your questions

    How do you make your boardroom more diverse? What tactics should you use to negotiate equal pay? Mrs Moneypenny, FT...

  26. May 15, 2014

    Lancaster to teach full-time MBA in London

    Lancaster University Management School is to deliver a third of its full-time MBA programme in central London, including...

  27. May 11, 2014

    Business school revenues increase as managers return to school

    Business schools are back in business as the demand for short management courses, the cash cow of many universities, has...

  28. May 11, 2014

    The revival of executive education

    The figures tell the tale: after seven years of gloom and despondency, the business of executive education short courses,...

  29. May 2, 2014

    Get in at the basement, not on the ground floor

    When you’re in a hole, it usually pays to stop digging. So it was remarkable to see both Vince Cable, the business...

  30. April 14, 2014

    Men hold the upper hand in social networking

    Men are good at analytics, women are good at social skills, or so runs popular belief. However, in the workplace it is men...

  31. April 13, 2014

    Shorter meetings on the agenda

    Hang around any company water cooler and within minutes someone is likely to start grousing about how long they spend in...

  32. March 28, 2014

    Intellectual property: investing in higher education

    Benjamin Franklin once said that “an investment in knowledge pays the best interest”. The structural shifts in higher...

  33. March 25, 2014

    Wharton and Harvard top latest UT Dallas research ranking

    US business schools continue to dominate business school research, with 25 of the top 30 schools based there, according to...

  34. March 12, 2014

    Business divided after Ed Miliband rules out EU referendum

    Ed Miliband has won a rare burst of praise from business leaders after all but ruling out a referendum on EU membership if...

  35. March 5, 2014

    Global rivals pull regional universities down rankings

    Top universities in the UK’s regions are sliding down the international league table as the US institutions cement their...

  36. March 3, 2014

    IMD professors top Oscars of the business school world

    While all eyes in the film world are turned towards the Academy Award prize winners, the business school world has also just...

  37. February 24, 2014

    How the decision gurus choose

    Eight academics who are experts in effective decision-making techniques discuss whether they deploy the same strategies at...

  38. February 23, 2014

    The Academic Week Ahead

    Monday – Feb 24 Join the Circular Economy Kresse Wesling, an environmental entrepreneur, is speaking at the University of...

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