Midlands Excellence Organisational Improvement Programme (MidEx)

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The MidEx programme aims to generate a sustained positive benefit to the performance of organisations across the Midlands region through collaboration with private, public and third sector organisations. We offer a core sector of activities to strengthen the relationship between research, teaching and practitioner engagement.

Resources

MidEx offers resources for student consultancy, research collaboration and a community for on-going partnerships and networks.

Partners

Find out about the organisations and practitioners that MidEx works with through collaborative projects included applied research and consultancy.

Latest MidEx news

Offensive marketing can work – but not if it vilifies women
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Isabelle Szmigin (Professor of Marketing) and Scott Taylor (Reader in Leadership & Organization Studies) consider the part that offensive advertising campaigns have played in marketing over the years and find that sexist attitudes continue to persist.
Date:
Thursday 20th August 2015
Clubs and bars are closing but has anything really changed?
Description
Isabelle Szmigin (Professor of Marketing) looks at the contradictory trends behind the apparent decline in Britain's night-time economy.
Date:
Thursday 20th August 2015
China's attempt to control hot markets only fans the flames
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Professor of Economics David Dickinson examines China's role in financial markets in the wake of their recent stock market crash.
Date:
Wednesday 22nd July 2015