Blogginlägg

The future of the MBA in the Asia-Pacific region

2013-12-02 13:36 CET GU School of Executive Education AB The Association of MBAs arranges both global and regional conferences. The Asia-Pacific regional conference was hosted by Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China on November 27-29, 2013. At the conference business schools offering MBA programmes came together to exchange experiences and discuss common topics that relate to the evolution of MBA programmes.

Ett videoklipp med Minnesmästaren Mattias Ribbing

2013-11-26 14:07 CET Medalgon Utbildning och Agentur AB Det går att med ganska enkla knep förbättra minnet. Mattias Ribbing, trefaldig svensk mästare i minne, visar hur vi kan lära oss att memorera långa serier av siffror.Med lika mycket humor som pedagogiska grepp ger han enkla råd som fungerar lika bra hemma som i skolan eller på jobbet. I grunden handlar det om att se saker i bilder, då skapas något konkret vi kan minnas.

Vi tvingas byta till större lokaler!

2013-11-15 11:57 CET Medalgon Utbildning och Agentur AB Oktobers föreläsningar bjöd på många goda minnen och många lärofyllda stunder för de deltagare som hittade dit. Vi kunde av deltagarantalet dock inte räkna med den tillströmning som kommit till novembers föreläsningar. Vi har tvingats byta till större lokaler på hela fem föreläsningar.

More than smartphones

2013-11-13 09:14 CET GU School of Executive Education AB Samsung is the Korea’s largest conglomerate and consists of more than 60 companies. The revenues in 2012 were USD 268 billion, which corresponds to 23% of Korea’s GDP.

Cars come to life at Hyundai Motor Company

2013-11-07 11:00 CET GU School of Executive Education AB Our discovery of Korea continues. Today, we have had a combination of academic lectures and a field trip to a Hyundai manufacturing plant.

Learning from a tiger

2013-11-05 11:02 CET GU School of Executive Education AB After half a year of preparations, we are now in Korea where we run a six-day Korea Business Programme. The participants are senior managers, some of whom are Executive MBA Alumni. The programme has been designed together with Yonsei University in Seoul, one of the foremost universities in Korea.

Managing the Japanese management style

2013-10-15 15:38 CEST GU School of Executive Education AB How is it to come to Japan as a Swedish manager and be expected to lead Japanese colleagues? This was the challenge I was facing. Well, I remember the tag line from the Executive MBA Organisational Culture module; “Decide the strategy, Design the organisation and Deal with culture”.

Kick-off for the Executive MBA class of 2015

2013-10-10 13:00 CEST GU School of Executive Education AB In the first week of October GU School of Executive Education welcomed this year’s Executive MBA class. Over the coming 21 months the participants will meet Thursday to Saturday every third week at the School of Business, Economics and Law.

Teachers Across Borders skickar tre svenska lärare till Burma tack vare insamling från Groupons medlemmar

2013-10-09 13:00 CEST Groupon Insamlingen på Groupon Grässtrån ”Stöd till lärare för lärare” ger Teachers Across Borders Sverige möjlighet att skicka tre svenska lärare till Burma i vinter, för att fortsätta arbetet med utbildning av lärarna och barnen på Jetawun Monastic Education Center.

The world’s biggest container ship

2013-10-04 09:09 CEST GU School of Executive Education AB There is an economy of scale of using bigger cargo ships. By doing so, it is also possible to reduce the environmental impact. Danish shipping company Maersk is now the operator of the world’s biggest container ships ......