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AABS Emerald Case Competition Winners 2015-6

For Event: Cancelled - AABS Case Teaching & Writing Workshop 1 2016 2016-07-27

The Association of African Business Schools and Emerald Group Publishing would like to congratulate the AABS Emerald 2015-6 Case Competition winners Mr Chris Human and Prof Geoff Bick both at UCT Graduate School of Business for their case study entitled "BOS Brands: Challenges of Internationalisation."

We interview them in light of their achievement! 


5th International Conference on Management Leadership and Governance (ICMLG) 2017 - First Call for Papers

This is the First call for papers for the 5th International Conference on Management Leadership and Governance ICMLG - 2017 being held at the Wits Business School, Johannesburg, South Africa on the 16 - 17 March 2017.

This call will close on 26st of August 2016.


Stellenbosch Business School Appoints New MBA Head

Martin Butler started his term as the head of the MBA programme at University of Stellenbosch Business School (USB) in Bellville on Monday, 6 June.  Butler was previously the head of USB's Postgraduate Diploma in Business Management and Administration.


Five issues to consider when negotiating deals in Africa

When negotiating business deals in Africa, a number of issues should first be considered, says Ismail Moola, manager: Corporate Finance (Mergers & Acquisitions) at Deloitte & Touche. He recently addressed an international group of business students from Belmont University in America who were at the University of Stellenbosch Business School (USB) as part of their international study module.


GSB professor wins prestigious award at international conference

Associate Professor Hamieda Parker won out against dozens of submissions from around the world to claim the ‘Best Paper in Africa’ award for her paper on collaborative new product development at the recent GIKA conference in Valencia, Spain.


GIBS launches Ethics and Governance Think Tank

South Africa’s future is threatened by ethical failure and grave social challenges. There is a need for change and a widespread sense of urgency, but how and where to start?   


GIBS Associate Director: Personal & Applied Learning appointed to executive committee for international coaching institution

Alison Reid, associate director: Personal & Applied Learning (PAL) at University of Pretoria’s Gordon Institute of Business Science (GIBS), has been appointed to the executive committee of the Graduate School Alliance for Education in Coaching (GSAEC) effective from April 2016. 


MBA students shine at GIBS 2016 graduation ceremony

Academic excellence proved itself once again when University of Pretoria’s (UP) Gordon Institute of Business Science (GIBS) recently held its formal graduation ceremony and  conferred 489 degrees and diplomas to the Master in Business Administration (MBA), Post-graduate Diploma in Business Administration (PDBA) and Doctorate in Business Administration (DBA) class of 2015.  


Harvard Business School partners with GIBS to launch Senior Executive Program in Africa

Leadership development program will teach local executives to design and execute effective strategies, accelerate growth, and establish a powerful network of peers


Women in tourism to be developed to executive level

On 15 March 2016 the UNISA Graduate School of Business Leadership (SBL) launched a brand new Executive Development Programme for Women in Tourism. The programme will be presented by the SBL’s Centre for Business Leadership in collaboration with the UNISA College of Economic and Management Sciences’ Department of Entrepreneurship, Supply Chain, Transport, Tourism and Logistics Management (ESTTL) and is endorsed by the National Department of Tourism (NDT). The programme was officially launched by the Deputy Minister of Tourism, Tokozile Xasa.


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Emerald AABS Case Study Competition

The Emerald AABS 2016/2017 case study competition will be launched at the AABS Case Teaching and Writing Workshop hosted by University of Ghana Business School

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