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University supports Responsible Business Week

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The University of Birmingham is delighted to be taking part in Responsible Business Week, Monday 24 April to Friday 28 April 2017. Led by Business in the Community (BITC), the Week draws attention to how businesses of all sizes are making a difference, changing lives and improving communities across the UK.
Date:
24/04/2017
Categories:
Social Sciences, Students

Punked? How an upstart brewing company sold up and sold out

Punked? How an upstart brewing company sold up and sold out
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Scott Taylor in the Conversation: Independent brewer joins the long list of small counter-culture firms that sold us revolution and walked away wealthy.
Date:
14/04/2017
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

Martial arts training for airline staff is a new low for the budget flights industry

Martial arts training for airline staff is a new low for the budget flights industry
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Geraint Harvey in the Conversation: By responding to passenger violence by training staff, airline management fail to address fundamental issues with their low cost profit model.
Date:
04/04/2017
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

Distinguished Leaders Series Podcast: Laurence Hollingworth (J.P. Morgan)

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How to you get from UoB alum to Vice Chairman at J.P. Morgan? Listen to our latest Distinguished Leaders Series lecture to find out.
Date:
28/03/2017
Categories:
Alumni, Social Sciences

Accreditation recognises Birmingham's commitment to social responsibility

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Birmingham Business School has been awarded Principles for Responsible Management Education (PRME) accreditation, a global movement to generate positive change by embedding universal values of social responsibility and sustainability into the academic institution.
Date:
01/03/2017
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

Birmingham Business School to host The Chartered Association of Business Schools Annual Research Conference

Birmingham Business School to host The Chartered Association of Business Schools Annual Research Conference
Description
The conference will bring together business schools, interdisciplinary collaborators, research funders and policymakers and will tackle the important issues around funding, interdisciplinarity, research impact and the REF.
Date:
20/02/2017
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

Waitrose banks on its middle-class base as supermarkets brace for tough times

Waitrose banks on its middle-class base as supermarkets brace for tough times
Description
Isabelle Szmigin in the Conversation: The upmarket store is reining in expansion but doubling down on value-added for its core clients.
Date:
10/02/2017
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

Theresa May's Brexit speech: what will it mean for migration and employment?

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Caroline Harris in the City REDI Blog: Following Theresa May's speech on 17 January 2017, laying out the UK's objectives for its exit from the EU, questions surrounding migration and any impact this may have on employment remain key.
Date:
26/01/2017
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences
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