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Grow your business through a Company Based Dissertation Scheme
17/11/2014
Are you looking to improve your finance, marketing, sales or operations functions but never seem to have the time or resources to address these key strategic issues in your business? With over 300 high calibre postgraduate students from 47 different countries bringing a wealth of skills and perspectives, Nottingham University Business School can provide tangible support through its Company Based Dissertation Scheme. /......more
How the Growth 100 programme helped develop my business
10/11/2014
Aaron Dicks, co-founder of Nottingham-based digital marketing agency Impression, talks about his experience of business support initiative Growth 100. The Growth 100 Programme provides tailored support to business owners in Nottingham City, to enable them to develop a credible and bespoke Business Growth Plan to direct their organisation's business strategy and expansion. /......more
Leadership forum attracts more than 500 senior managers
05/11/2014
A leadership forum, co-organised by Nottingham University Business School China, Harvard Business School and Harvard Business Review, attracted more than 500 senior managers to Taipei, Taiwan. /......more
'Made in China' - challenging traditional brand perceptions
28/10/2014
On a journey that took him from Nottingham University Business School to Shanghai and Beijing, Gianluca Fracasso (MSc Tourism Management & Marketing, 2011) tells the story of how much creative branding might change our traditional perception of “Made in China”, as well as the importance of maintaining contacts in life and business. /......more
University supports Nottingham Children’s Brain Tumour Research Centre
23/10/2014
Each year, The University of Nottingham raises much needed funds for the Children’s Brain Tumour Research Centre (CBTRC) by designing and selling packs of Christmas cards. /......more
Malaysia Campus bestows honour on innovative entrepreneurs
15/10/2014
In an unprecedented move, this year, two Nottingham University Business School Malaysia alumni were conferred the Alumnus of the Year 2014 Award for their innovative entrepreneurial efforts. /......more
Nottingham MBA continues to rise up The Economist top 100 ranking
13/10/2014
For the fourth year running, Nottingham University Business School has improved its position in the latest international league table of full-time Master of Business Administration programmes. /......more
Running to get ahead on a PhD
09/10/2014
Three UK based Nottingham University Business School PhD students have come up with an ingenious solution to counter the intense pressure of doctoral and post-doctoral study. /......more
Nottingham is one of the best universities for aspiring Investment Bankers, Marketers, Accountant or Media professionals
03/10/2014
According to new league tables recently published by global professional social networking giant LinkedIn, The University of Nottingham is one the UK’s top ten higher education institutions producing the most investment bankers, marketers, accounting and media professionals who go on to work in top companies. /......more
Asian Society for Innovation and Policy (ASIP) 2014 Malaysia Conference
10/09/2014
The 4th annual meeting and conference of the Asian Society for Innovation and Policy held this year in Kuala Lumpur was co-hosted by Nottingham University Business School Malaysia. /......more
MBA students inspired by innovative ‘Global Business and Leadership Experience Programme’
09/09/2014

Nottingham University Business School’s flagship ‘Global Business and Leadership Experience Programme’ was established in 2009 to provide MBA students with the opportunity to gain a unique insight into international business. /......more

Chinese students go to Mars (via Slough)
06/09/2014
In the summer, Julie Blant, Manager of the Business School's Postgraduate Careers team, accompanied three of the School's Chinese MSc students on a visit to global food and confectionary giant Mars. /......more
Consulting projects help Business School China students gain real life business insights
04/09/2014
Students from Nottingham University Business School China (NUBS China) have taken part in a consulting programme that saw them working with counterparts at universities in China, the USA and Canada./......more
Malaysia Business School students shine in international business case study competitions
28/08/2014

Students from Nottingham University Business School Malaysia have excelled in several recent international business competitions including Accenture Journey and the Maybank Go Ahead Challenge. /......more

My journey from volunteer to starting the first ever network of women’s libraries in the UK
19/08/2014
When Business School alumna Zaimal Azad came to The University of Nottingham from Pakistan in 2009 she could never have imagined that volunteering at an organisation whose motto is to help women achieve amazing things would be the catalyst for Zaimal to fulfil her own lifetimes' ambition./......more
Get on your bike to support Children’s Brain Tumour Research
13/08/2014
You have just a few days left to go the extra mile for children’s brain tumour research! /......more
Who is John Galt?
08/08/2014

Frustrated by the lack of marketing career opportunities in his native Russia, Nottingham University Business School alumnus Genrikh Lukyanchuk, decided to set up his own business specialising in providing marketing research services for SME's in Russia and Western Europe. /......more

'The Good, the Bad and the Ugly' - the story of the staff v students annual cricket matches
21/07/2014
Read the match reports from the annual staff versus students summer cricket extravaganza. /......more
Business School to lead Nottingham's new high-tech entrepreneurship zone
14/07/2014

The University of Nottingham is to become one of the UK's first University Enterprise Zones (UEZ), helping to create dozens of new high-tech businesses and hundreds of new jobs in the city. /......more

Business School triumphant at the Malaysia campus 'Staff Oscars'
30/06/2014

The Business School scooped six of the thirteen 'Staff Oscars' on offer at the recent Malaysia campus Students’ Ball. /......more

Nottingham launches Cyprus Alumni Association
20/06/2014

Over 100 Nottingham alumni recently gathered at one of old Nicosia’s trendiest bars to reunite with former classmates, trade stories about their time at the University and celebrate the launch of the Cyprus Alumni Association. /......more

Alumni success at inaugural Innovation Awards
09/06/2014
A social enterprise project set up by two Nottingham University Business School MBA alums scooped a prestigious ‘Student Enterprise’ award at the University’s inaugural Knowledge Exchange and Innovation Awards 2014 on Monday night. /......more
Business School alumni reunite in Thailand
20/05/2014

Around 40 Nottingham University Business School alumni and prospective students came together for some good food and conversation at the 'First Connection' informal networking event held in Bangkok on May 8th. /......more

Nottingham gets a taste for business
14/05/2014

Mums, dads, grandparents, children and people of all ages enjoyed a free interactive day of exploration, learning and fun as the University of Nottingham opened its doors to the local community for May Fest 2014. /......more

Some doctors are more equal than others
02/05/2014
The word “McDonaldisation” has inherently negative connotations, even if you harbour a fondness for Quarter Pounders. According to new research from Nottingham University Business School's Professor Justin Waring, healthcare in the UK is currently in the throes of McDonaldisation. But this claim is not as alarming as it might initially sound, given that we live in an era in which bureaucratic and market logics are transforming all kinds of expert work. /......more
Turning management on its head
09/04/2014

John Timpson is Chairman of Timpson Ltd, one of Britain’s most iconic high street brands. The family-run company has seen more than its fair share of ups and downs in its 150 year history but with John and his son James Timpson at the helm, the business has blossomed in recent years and is now growing faster than ever before. /......more

Meet Carol Chen
31/03/2014

Carol Chen is responsible for coordinating alumni activities in the Business School at the Ningbo China campus. Find out more about Carol and what she does. /.....more

Indian school inspired by innovative 'green' buildings at Jubilee Campus
25/03/2014

An UK based entrepreneur has taken inspiration from the sustainable buildings at the Jubilee campus, where he successfully completed an MBA in 2009, to construct a new 'green' school in India. / .....more

Malaysia Business School reunites generations of alumni
07/03/2014

Generations of Nottingham University Business School alumni living and working in Malaysia were reunited at an informal networking event held in Kuala Lumpur on March 1st /......more

Students preview a career in Consulting
04/02/2014

A group of 20 undergraduate, MBA and MSc students recently had the opportunity to meet face to face with Business School alumni working as Consultants in the City of London. The event was organised by the School’s Postgraduate Careers Team to provide interested students with a realistic idea of what life as a Business Consultant is all about. /......more

Alumni Matters 2013: What Alumni Want
30/01/2014

During the latter half of 2013, Nottingham University Business School participated in an international research survey called ‘Alumni Matters’ which examines what alumni want and expect from the relationship with their business school. /......more

The University of Nottingham goes to Romania
20/01/2014
The inaugural meeting of Nottingham’s new Romanian alumni network was held at the Embassy restaurant in Bucharest on 18 December 2013. /......more
Student project is a life saver
10/01/2014

Every 20 seconds a child dies from a water related disease. Dirty water kills more people every year than AIDS, malaria and tuberculosis combined. These stark and distressing realities prompted Nottingham University Business School undergraduate Matt Clements to initiate an entirely student led project to provide safe drinking water to communities where access is limited. /.....more

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