Biz Alumni   10 March 2015
Mentorship Matchmaking
Mentorships are important for personal and professional development. Through these relationships, knowledge about career choices, best practices and insights into industries is exchanged to help advance future generations of leaders. The School’s Global Alumni Network Office (GANO) NUS MBA Mentorship programme brings together current MBA students and alumni to exchange knowledge, information, insights…
Biz Sch News   05 March 2015
“Huat Ah!” NUS Business School celebrates Lunar New Year
Some180 staff and faculty members came together on 3 March to usher in the Lunar New Year with a Lo Hei Lunch and Lion Dance, following the School’s first Town Hall meeting of the year.
Biz Sch News   02 March 2015
Prof Ho Teck Hua Appointed NUS Deputy President
Professor Ho Teck Hua has been appointed Deputy President (Research and Technology) at NUS. Beginning 1 June, 2015, he will take over from Professor Barry Halliwell, who served in the role since 2006. Prof Ho started his academic career at NUS in 1988, and life has come to a full…
Biz Sch News   17 February 2015
East meets West: NUS Business School partners with Chicago Booth
NUS Business School is joining forces with the University of Chicago Booth School of Business to develop human capital for Asia’s dynamic economies and corporations through a series of executive education programmes. To be named the Asia Executive Series, it kicks off in November 2015 with the intensive one-week ‘Emerging…
Biz Alumni   13 February 2015
Lessons in Love
Business education can be intense, but it’s not all work and no play. For three couples, it held the promise of a brighter future not only for their careers, but also their love lives. They now share their experiences as to how some of the most important lessons in life…
Biz Sch News   05 February 2015
A Glamorous night with Talent Showcase
The School’s Dinner & Dance on 30 January at the Hilton Hotel’s Grand Ballroom saw some 230 faculty and admin staff turn up in glamorous costumes with a “retro” theme to celebrate our 50th anniversary. Organised by the School’s Social Committee, the evening started with some fun and games in…
Biz Alumni   05 February 2015
Brewing a Silent Revolution
Sometimes it takes losing everything to grow and discover yourself. NUS BBA alumna Anthea Ong‘s story is one such take on triumphing over adversity. After her graduation in 1990, Anthea built a successful career, got married and even embarked on an entrepreneurial venture in education technology and consulting.  She made…
Biz Sch News   02 February 2015
What Makes A Successful Leader In Asia?
“Managing businesses in Asia  – The Leadership Qualities Required to Succeed” was the topic of this year’s first Leadership Dialogue Series. Businesses in Asia face monumental obstacles – operational challenges in cross cultural traits, complex employment conditions and fickle consumers, among others – in their quest for profitability.
Biz Sch News   25 January 2015
Nurturing Innovative Research
Sometimes, the best way to manage a wealth of ideas is to put it in print.  For our PhD students, the fourth Annual Research Day gave them an opportunity to share their PhD projects with a broader audience.
Biz Sch News   24 January 2015
Dr Michael Frese wins Distinguished Scientific Contribution Award
Our heartiest congratulations to Professor Michael Frese, who has been awarded the 2015 Distinguished Scientific Contributions Award by the Society for Industrial and Organisational Psychology (SIOP). The award honours individuals who have made the most distinguished empirical and/or theoretical scientific contributions to the field of industrial and organisational (I-O) psychology. The…