Why Every Business Manager and Leader will need to speak Mandarin Not too long ago something amazing happened on Wall Street. Alibaba, a major e-commerce company with headquarters in China, had its IPO and within 20 minutes over 100 million shares were traded. By the close of the trading day Alibaba was able to raise […]
Leadership consultants Jack Zenger and Joseph Folkman used two studies to identify their 10 fatal leadership flaws. They published their findings in a June 2009 Harvard Business Review article, “Ten Fatal Flaws That Derail Leaders.” Find out the ten fatal flaws in this short animation.
What is More Important – the Qualification Gained or the Knowledge Gained While Studying the Course?
What is More Important – the Qualification Gained or the Knowledge Gained While Studying the Course? The above question appears almost like an esoteric exercise. You can easily imagine this being something debated about in a philosophy course, and really a question that is more satisfying to idle curiosity than having any real meaning. However, […]
Why is PEST Analysis Important for a Business? PEST stands for Political, Economic, Social and Technological impact on a company. There are people who will roll their eyes and believe that a PEST analysis is just another exercise in data for geeks. It isn’t. What the PEST analysis is intended to do is give decision-makers […]
Brighton School of Business & Management – Newsletter We are delighted to welcome the following new tutors to our team: Andrew Fenton Jenny Carron Mark Connelly Steve Beavis John Lovell Welcome to you all – we look forward to working with you. Sad good bye to tutor Victoria Ellis, who has left to concentrate on […]
As we become more globally connected the world of recruitment is becoming vastly different. Your first impression is no longer made in the interview but on the internet. Discover the realm of online recruitment and examine how it is shaping the workforce of tomorrow. Almost all (94%) recruiters now use or plan to use social […]
Across the globe there are a wide variety of differing leadership styles. Each individual region possesses its own idiosyncrasies culturally, and naturally that is reflected in the way in which people lead and manage a team. From autocratic management to egalitarian, we explore the overriding philosophies that dictate leadership styles in various countries across the […]
Halloween Pet Photo Competition Enter this great Halloween competition for a chance to win an Amazon £50 Voucher. Just enter a photo of your fancy dress pet and then share all over social media to campaign for your entry.
What a Leader Knows J. Sterling Livingston, a professor at Harvard Business School, attempted to answer this question by studying the connection between formal education and successful leadership. In 1971, he published “The Myth of the Well-Educated Manager” in the Harvard Business Review. You can find out more by watching this short Video. You can […]
They attended the wrong kind of event Many companies are seduced by a high volume of attendees that a particular event draws. Ensure that your company is attending the right event kind of trade show where you will actually meet engaged and interested visitors. It is much more valuable to convert these leads into customers […]