The art of business education

Students are placing increasing value on soft skills, so business schools are responding by incorporatng the arts, literature and even sessions with a therapist to develop emotional and social intelligence

A Swiss business school believes its Jungian approach has a positive impact on graduates

Professor hopes his Edinburgh show will help him teach students greater emotional and social intelligence

Professor Ralf Wetzel uses performing arts to train students to work through problems collaboratively

A business school is using a jazz quartet to teach students about leading others

A US business school teaches empathy through art appreciation and literary criticism

Business schools have realised students need soft skills as well as hard knowledge