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Interview with Fatima Hamdulay & Himanshu Vidhani: Joint First Place Winners of the 2016-17 Emerald AABS Case Competition

Publish date:2017-07-17
Emerald and AABS were delighted to announce the winners of the 2016-2017 Emerald/AABS Case Study Competition during the 12th Connect annual conference. The joint first place winners were Fatima Hamdulay and Himanshu Vidhani of the University of Cape Town Graduate School of Business for their case study on The Evolution of Thinking at K-Way - Where to Next? Prof Mills Soko (pictured) received the award in their absence.

 

 

 

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UGBS Makes it to the Top 20 of the CFO Competition

Publish date:2017-07-17
The University of Ghana Business School (UGBS) has progressed to the next stage of The CFO (Chief Financial Officer) Case Study Competition. The event, which is an international multi-round business management and leadership-focused competition is organised annually by The Charter Quest Institute of South Africa.

 

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WUN GAG Holds Group Launch and Inaugural Strategic Research Workshop at UGBS

Publish date:2017-07-17
A two-day workshop was organised by the Worldwide University Network (WUN) Global Africa Group (GAG) to formally launch the group’s inaugural strategic research workshop at the Graduate Building of the University ofGhana Business School (UGBS).

 

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HEM Business School Reflects on 30 Years of Success

Publish date:2017-07-17

A question is always asked,''who is the real and final client of a Business School?''

What better recognition for HEM Business School, which is about to celebrate its 30 years, than to be ranked THE Number 1 Private Business School in Morocco? And by whom? By the HR Directors.

The appreciation of the business world remains, in fact, the most relevant for a management school.

 

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Research: The Cost of Free Healthcare for all Kenyans

Publish date:2017-07-17

The need to provide quality and equitable health services and protect populations from impoverishing healthcare costs has pushed universal health coverage (UHC) to the top of global health policy agenda. Strathmore Business School’s Institute of Healthcare Management – senior faculty Dr. Vincent Okungu, recently published an article in the International Journal of Equity in Health.

 

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UKZN GSB&L’s Dean and Head Professor Theuns Pelser appointed as SABSA’s Vice President

Publish date:2017-07-17

University of KwaZulu-Natal’s Graduate School of Business and Leadership’s Dean and Head Professor Theuns Pelser has been appointed as Vice-President of The South African Business Schools Association (SABSA).

 

 

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"Legal runs this place now!"

Publish date:2017-07-17
James White, in an article, "The Challenge of Ethical Leadership", uses the above exclamation to express the frustration of some managers with the burden of compliance being placed due to regulatory intervention, codes of conduct and judicial decisions. Regulations and codes can be accommodated more easily in the management processes, as knowledge thereof and its content are well known in advance. 

 

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IMF Ghana Representative Speaks On Regional Economic Outlook For Sub-Saharan Africa at UGBS

Publish date:2017-07-17

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) Resident Representative for Ghana, Dr. Natalia Koliadina, on Thursday 15th June, 2017, delivered a lecture on the topic “Regional Economic Outlook for sub-Saharan Africa” at the Graduate Building of the University of Ghana Business School (UGBS). The lecture was to give students of the Master of Science (MSc.) Accounting and Finance class the opportunity to engage with industry practitioners.

 

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The IBC - A Decade of Excellence

Publish date:2017-07-17

Since its inception a decade ago, the International Business Conference (IBC) has become a well-established academic conference, despite its humble beginnings in 2007.

In 2005 three South African business schools, the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University (NMMU) Business School, Potchefstroom Business School and the Business School of Tshwane University of Technology, met in Port Elizabeth to discuss collaboration between them. The business schools were represented by Prof Kobus Jonker, Prof Tommy du Plessis and Prof Sonja Swanepoel respectively. 

 

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Research: Reducing the Cost of Electricity in Kenya

Publish date:2017-07-17

The cost of electricity in the country has been highly unstable. This unpredictability continues to burden industrial firms and households with high costs of electricity; often raising their monthly electricity bills by at least 10%. Electricity prices make up an important input for production and challenges in predicting them complicate production planning for firms.

 

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