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Circular economy

Our circular economy makeover

Posted on 27 February 2020 by Carolyn Strong

In the summer of 2019, Dr Carolyn Strong and Cardiff Business School’s Estates Strategy Committee, set about a refurbishment project with a difference. They wanted to breathe new life into our offices, teaching rooms and social spaces in a way that wouldn’t compromise our public value principles. Sourcing and installing circular economy products from UK
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Student experience

My work placement at Delio

Posted on 21 February 2020 by Samuel Fisher

After achieving a First in year one of his degree, Sam Fisher was eligible to apply for an integrated work placement. After the challenging formalities of job applications, CV writing and interviews, Sam was successful in securing a placement at Delio Wealth – a scale-up company operating out of Cardiff with operations globally too. In
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Fintech

Fintech and the future of finance

Posted on 20 January 2020 by Arman Eshraghi

In our latest post, Professor Arman Eshraghi reflects on his TEDxCardiffUniversity talk on Financial Technology. Under the event theme of Disrupting the Ordinary, Professor Eshraghi explained how the influence and acceleration of ‘Fintech’ in recent years warrants the attention of all, not only finance professionals. Advances in financial technology are raising the level of competition
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Gender pay gap

Five things we learned about the Gender Pay Gap in the UK Public Sector

Posted on 27 November 2019 by Melanie Jones

In our latest post, Professor Melanie Jones and Dr Ezgi Kaya share some findings from their project for the Office of Manpower Economics (OME) which examined the gender pay gap in the UK public sector. 1. Inequality is similar across the public and private sectors. Despite the gender pay gap remaining slightly narrower in the
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