2015   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…
2015   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…
2015   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.
2014   30 November 2014
New Programme to Groom Asian Finance Leaders
The School recently announced the Asia Leaders in Financial Institutions (ALFI) programme to equip finance industry practitioners with the capabilities to assume regional and global leadership responsibilities. The programme, designed for senior directors and managing directors in the financial sector, will feature a curriculum aimed at strengthening thought leadership, professional competencies, and change…
2014   29 September 2014
Celebrating a Gift of Hope
A group of 37 students from our Asia-Pacific Executive MBA created history by becoming the first class to raise over $400,000 for undergraduate bursaries. Referred to as APEX-E22, the class becomes the first to have a bursary named after it.  The Apex E22 Endowment Bursary will help about eight undergraduates…
2014   19 September 2014
Industry Leaders talk to NUS MBA students
Ann Lavin, Director of Public Policy and Government Affairs at Google, and Don Hanna, the Managing Director of Roubini Global Economics Asia recently presented to our MBA students from the Asian Business Environment class. Ann oversees a range of issues for Google in Greater China and Southeast Asia, including economic…
2014   04 September 2014
Academic Conference on Business Groups
The topic of Business Groups was the focus of leading academics from around the world during a two-day academic conference organised by the Centre for Governance, Institutions and Organisations (CGIO) on 28 August.
2014   31 August 2014
NUS-Qiyadat Leadership Programme
The School hosted top students from King Abdulaziz University (KAU) and executives from Saudi Arabia for a six-week Qiyadat-NUS Leadership programme. Conducted in collaboration with the Singapore Cooperation Enterprise (SCE) from 5-22 August, the programme was graced by a visit from Sheikh Ibrahim bin Mohammed Afandi, the Chairman of Manarat Al-Oloom Research Limited.
2014   30 July 2014
Service in the Banking Sector: Obstacles & Opportunities
The banking industry is undergoing massive changes. Financial institutions now have to deal with increased regulations after the 2008 global financial crisis, rapid and disruptive technological advances, as well as the emergence of big data and social media. Despite these changes, keeping the interests of customers at heart and providing…
2014   20 March 2014
Latest talk on ‘Chindia Rising’
To succeed in two of the fastest growing economies of the world, China and India, companies need to think local and act global, instead of vice versa, according to the best-selling author, thought leader and a renowned expert on ‘Chindia’, Dr Jagdish Sheth.
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