Biz Sch News   31 August 2016
Redefining how we learn marketing
Art and science have permeated the marketing industry today, with disruptive forces – such as digital media, mobile and gaming – shaping the constant battle for the consumer’s attention. How has marketing education kept up with these changes? How do aspiring marketers ensure they have the right knowledge, skills and…
Biz Sch News   18 August 2016
Professor Michael Frese Recognised for a Lifetime of Dedication to Entrepreneurship
Professor Michael Frese, Provost’s Chair and Head of Management and Organisation, was recently awarded The Dedication to Entrepreneurship Award, the Academy of Management’s highest award in the Entrepreneurship Division . The Award recognises a small number of individuals and organisations who have made extraordinary, long-term contributions that advance the mission and interests of the…
Biz Sch News   17 August 2016
The young and the influential
Nine of the 18 most influential professors aged 40 and under selected by Singapore Business Review in its annual list are from NUS Business School. This is the second time since 2014 the publication has released such a list to identify young business professors who have shown notable willingness to…
NUS MBA   17 August 2016
A project with a difference
Four NUS MBA students chose to spend the first four months of the New Year making a social impact while simultaneously fulfilling their NUS MBA credit requirements.  Under the guidance of Senior Lecturer Wu Pei Chuan, the team worked on a Management Practicum Project with Daughters of Tomorrow (DOT), a…
NUS BBA   17 August 2016
Crossing the Chasm: A student’s perspective
With rising interest in social entrepreneurship in Singapore and in the region, NUS Business School’s Asia Centre for Social Entrepreneurship & Philanthropy (ACSEP) has organized a unique, first-of-its-kind challenge that brings students, social enterprises and mentors together to assist those social enterprises which have been stuck at the “Chasm” –…
Masters   17 August 2016
Students Share: MSc in Management and CEMS MIM Programme
Students Share is a new series of contributed articles and answers shared by students who are currently enrolled in our programmes. The goal is to give prospective students and readers first-hand understanding of the programme and learn about real experiences directly from a current student. The following answers are shared by Nadya…
NUS BBA   10 August 2016
Life on the other side: What two NUS BBA students learned from Silicon Valley
Two NUS BBA students, Lee Tze Yuan and Cheung Ho Yeung, were chosen among the 600 hopefuls who applied for a full-year internship programme with NUS Overseas College in Silicon Valley in USA. How was life on the other side? How did this experience change them? What are their key learnings? Here’s what…
Biz Alumni   10 August 2016
A Millennial Making His Mark
A recent survey by BNP Paribas on Global Entrepreneurs revealed that the millennial generation – those born between 1980 and 1995 – are creating more companies in traditional sectors and the new economy. On average, they launch about 8 companies throughout their careers, compared to 3.5 by the older generation.…
NUS MBA   05 August 2016
When Baldness brings bonding
She walks through the busy corridors of Mochtar Riady Building with a renewed exuberance, sometimes to many surprised and curious looks, or other times to words of encouragement and support. There’s a spring in her step due to the lightness – not from a clean-shaven head but from the joy in her heart.
Biz Sch News   01 August 2016
Support NUS Business Flag 2016
NUS Rag & Flag is one of the flagship annual events for our undergraduate team and the Bizad Club. Every year, hundreds of NUS students come together for two days in August to show case excellent team work and give back to the community. This year, Flag Day falls on Tuesday…