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• Inside McKinsey’s leadership factory

Consultancy is pushing into business education with own courses

• Analysis: 2016 FT Executive Education rankings

Established schools make significant strides while strong new entrants snap at their heels.

• The leading customised and open-enrolment programmes for 2016

Iese, HEC Paris, Cranfield, IMD, Darden and Insead are at the top

• Compare customised programmes with our interactive ranking tool

• Compare open-enrolment programmes


• Viridor CEO Ian McAulay’s change of perspective

A Harvard management course at the time of 9/11 helped his classmates see the world differently

• Meet the dean: Peter Todd of HEC Paris

The Canadian says the institution must compete with the best in the world


• Inspired by an 88 year-old’s fifth degree

Retired judge Oliver Popplewell embodies life-long learning — but mind the mid-career gap

• On Management: annual budget madness

The pervasiveness of budgeting is matched by the fear and loathing that surrounds it


• Thuli Madonsela — a South African leader

Pretoria Gibs’ Nicola Kleyn on why the public protector’s steely integrity is an inspiration

• Hopes & Fears: Going it alone

An IMD programme prompted corporate high-flyer Renée Dineen to change paths

• Hopes & Fears: Asymchem CEO Hao Hong

An executive education programme crystallised the founder’s ideas for a new direction


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• NFL players go to business school

Programme aims to tackle high levels of bankruptcy following retirement from NFL

• Learning to do good, better

Business schools increasingly tailor leadership courses to the needs of NGOs

• Is 3D printing the shape of food to come?

Entrepreneur Vaiva Kalnikaite wants you to ‘print your own fruit’

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