Biz Sch News   29 March 2017
Faculty Awards 2017
Congratulations to the winners of the 2016 Research Excellence and 2015/2016 Teaching Excellence Awards at the Faculty level. These awards honour and recognise members of our community who, through their performance and commitment, set new benchmarks in research and teaching.
Biz Alumni   15 February 2017
Saying thank you to our alumni
  Energy was high and the air abuzz with the sound of merriment as Business School alumni gathered at the Faber Peak Ballroom on 10 February 2017 for the Alumni Appreciation and Lo-Hei Dinner . This is one special occasion in the year that the NUS Business School Global Alumni…
Biz Alumni   14 June 2016
Rising to the desert challenge
Some 50 NUS Asia-Pacific EMBA (Chinese) (APEX-C) students, along with more than 10 faculty, staff and alumni, took part in the 11th edition of the Business School Gobi Desert Challenge from 22 to 24 May. NUS was one of 40 schools competing in the gruelling 112-km race, where the competitors…
NUS BBA   30 May 2016
Savvy in Seattle
Congratulations to Clayton Chu (BBA Year 2), Fabian Kho (BBA Hons Year 4), Jasmine Lim (BBA Year 3) and Sean Ling (BBA Hons Year 4) who came in first at the prestigious Global Business Case Competition in Seattle, organised by the University of Washington’s Forster School of Business. We are…
Biz Sch News   30 May 2016
Scoring Singapore
Close to 300 directors and top management attended the Launch of the Board Risk Committee Guide and ASEAN Corporate Governance Scorecard (ACGS) 2016 event organized by Singapore Institute of Directors (SID). The ACGS is an initiative of the ASEAN Capital Markets Forum and the Asian Development Bank to create a…
Biz Alumni   24 April 2016
The Empathetic Leader
As Chief Marketing Officer at StarHub, Alumni Howie Lau leads the branding and marketing strategy of one of Singapore’s largest telcos. It is a challenging task given the dynamic and fast-paced nature of the industry and the diverse needs of his customers. What are some of the tools he keeps in…
Biz Alumni   21 April 2016
Alumnus Robert Yap on leadership
Executive Chairman of YCH Group and alumnus Robert Yap says his years at Business School played a significant role in shaping his imagination, creativity and overall character. When he graduated in 1976, his family’s business in passenger transportation had lost 90 per cent of its business. He had only just…
NUS MBA   04 April 2016
Connecting with the best at the MBA World Summit 2016
Eight months at the NUS Business School have been action packed! I have met the most talented people, experienced the fast pace of global business and created memories of a lifetime. One of the most defining experiences so far has been representing NUS Business School at the MBA World Summit…
Biz Sch News   31 March 2016
CGIO presents update on its Sustainability Reporting project
Legislative action drives up sustainability reporting. The positive impact by regulatory action becomes more obvious when there are higher levels of disclosure in indicators that require mandatory reporting, according to the Centre for Governance, Institutions and Organisations (CGIO). This result was presented in a recent session where CGIO gave an…
NUS BBA   21 March 2016
Bringing the Classroom Outside In
Classes where professors hold court and engage in one-way information flow is becoming passe. Today, progressive education engage in “experiential learning”. Assoc Prof Lau Geok Theng of Marketing says students should participate more actively in such programmes: “Employers are now looking at work experience in resumes, not just academic results.…