Australia’s new prime minister, Malcolm Turnbull, has announced what he calls a “21st-century government”. This article is part of The Conversation’s series focusing on what such a government should look like. Only the brave or foolhardy would claim knowledge about the shape of jobs for the next decade, let alone the rest of the 21st century. We know that the end of local car manufacturing … [Read more...] about A 21st-century higher education: training for jobs of the future
Former B-school dean Roger Martin sees early warning signs of a collapse in the U.S. business school model. (Poets&Quants) — One of the more tortured narratives in business has been the long and steady decline of the U.S. auto business. A relentless deterioration in market share ultimately led to the bankruptcies of General Motors and Chrysler. Are U.S. business schools headed for a similar … [Read more...] about Are American business schools headed For a GM-like catastrophe?
This talk was given at a local TEDx event, produced independently of the TED Conferences. If someone knows what disruptive means when it comes to Education, it's Eric Cornuel, CEO of the EFMD. He will explore the future of business school. View the presentation via: https://youtu.be/1XVWvmFxtuM … [Read more...] about From castles to networks, will business schools survive? | Eric Cornuel | TEDxAix
A while ago, I participated in a panel on the future of the MBA. Here is a summary of my arguments about flexibility, specialized programs, and the power of technologically networked research faculty. Interviewer: The MBA is in a significant crisis. You study markets as social systems and you are also working in an MBA school. What's your theory? I look at market creation as a sociological … [Read more...] about "A Business School Inside a Business School" | Markus Giesler
Speaking at Yale SOM on February 3, Financial Times business education editor Della Bradshaw said that business schools must adapt to the needs of students in an environment characterized by rapid globalization and changes in technology. “How do you compete globally?” Bradshaw said. “Business schools are actually incredibly small places. How do you teach and extend your influence when you’re so … [Read more...] about FT’s Della Bradshaw on Business Education in a Global Age | Yale School Of Management
In the first of an occasional series featuring two experts debating a hot topic for students, Anant Agarwal and Chip Paucek, chief executives of online learning providers edX and 2U respectively, share their predictions for business education in 2020 Anant Agarwal, chief executive of edX As 2015 brings us to the middle of the decade, we are encouraged to evaluate the gains of the last five … [Read more...] about The future of online learning – FT.com