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A new programme has been launched to prepare senior leaders across Further Education who are aspiring to become a Principal or CEO within the next two years.
Saïd Business School welcomes interest from suitably qualified applicants in this year's British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowship scheme, for awards to be taken up in September or October 2018.
The first comprehensive study of the sector finds that specialised expertise is often more important than cost in use of Alternative Legal Service Providers
The challenge for all leaders is to widen their repertoire of leadership styles, and this is a challenge that women are particularly well equipped to rise to because they often already lead in a variety of circumstances – at home, in their community, and at work.
Expressions of Interest to apply for a British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowship via Saïd Business School
Saïd Business School welcomes interest from suitably qualified applicants in this year's British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowship scheme, for awards to be taken up in September or October 2017.
A proposal for an Allianz Stadium marketing and brand strategy named “Dare to Dream”, has won a case competition at Oxford Said, with the winning students taking home a cash prize and the opportunity to watch a rugby match at a London stadium.
Professor Christopher McKenna, University Reader in Business Strategy and History, and the Academic Director of the Diploma in Strategy & Innovation at Oxford Saïd, and a Fellow of Brasenose College has been awarded the prestigious Harold F. Williamson Prize by the Business History Conference.
Reid Hoffman donates $1M and his expertise to support student entrepreneurs across Oxford
In a wide-ranging discussion with Andrew White, Associate Dean for Executive Education and Corporate Relations, Jung discussed the paradoxes of mixing profit with mission in the commercial sector, and the importance of ‘operationalising’ that paradox.
Oxford Saïd’s open enrolment programmes have today been ranked number one in the UK, and 9th in the world.
From climate change to slavery and human trafficking, the Hewlett Foundation and Thomson Reuters Foundation are having an impact on some of the world’s most complex, ‘wicked’ problems.
In a low-return world, investors are looking anywhere for yield. Real estate investors are no exception. The Oxford Real Estate Conference 2016 revealed a rapidly changing sector in which lines are increasingly blurred, yet opportunities abound. Andrew Baum lists the top five innovations to watch.
Private equity firms have charged hidden fees amounting to $20 billion to companies, while some of the firm’s partners have sat on the company’s board of directors, according to a new study.
Professor Winter was talking at Saïd Business School as part of the Responsible Leadership series. He explained that, contrary to popular wisdom, our ‘head’ and ‘heart’ are not constantly at war. We need and use our emotions all the time, even in situations which we might imagine were purely rational.