Sharing economy initiatives such as car clubs are supposed to encourage a sense of community. But Fleura Bardhi, professor of marketing at Cass Business School, says that as they are adopted by the mass consumer, selfish motives triumph. The collaborative economy is growing, however.
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UCL cancels plans for standalone MBA programme
Management school’s director Bert de Reyck blames uncertainty over demand
How to channel your inner-ant and be more productive
I recently downloaded a neat productivity app called Clear, whose £3.99 price-tag seemed pretty steep for a simple, stripped-back and user-friendly list tool. Given my MBA workload, it turns out it is a bargain. What’s more, you also get an enlightening quote after each list you clear. My first was “an ant on the move does more than a dozing ox”, which was said by Lao Tzu, an ancient Chinese philosopher and writer.
MBA application essays: Take the time to reflect
Why are you applying to the MBA now? Whether this question comes up or not, every graduate should know the answer
Get more out of business school by helping to teach others
Being a TA for Chicago Booth’s entrepreneurial finance and private equity summer courses has given me a better understanding of the material I learnt myself earlier in the year
Europe’s shorter courses dent US MBA
Applications have fallen for the full-time two-year programmes offered by many American schools