Month: January 2019

Why sport matters

Posted on 31 January 2019 by Professor Laura McAllister

In our latest post, Professor Laura McAllister explains why sport matters in the context of governance and what lessons can be learned from the challenges the sector presents across the areas of leadership, diversity and education. First of all, let me say sport is important because it isn’t important. Watching your team (in my case
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Trade unionism and the concrete universal

Posted on 31 January 2019 by Jonathan Preminger

In our latest blog, Dr Jonathan Preminger outlines how we might (re-) discover the radical potential of trade unionism in response to a post capitalist future. Visions of post-work societies gaining increasing popularity on the liberal left embrace an appealing universalism in which everyone’s basic needs are covered. They argue that as robots take over
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The social side of entrepreneurship

Posted on 21 January 2019 by Yaina Samuels

In our latest blog post, Yaina Samuels tells us about her first year as an Entrepreneur in Residence at Cardiff Business School, an experience which has seen her inspire the next generation of social business leaders. It all started when I delivered a presentation on substance misuse and NuHi Training to a class of students
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New Year, same Winnie

Posted on 14 January 2019 by Denise Brereton

In the first post of 2019, Denise Brereton explains how registering as a Pets as Therapy Volunteer has had a positive effect on her work as a Student Support Adviser at Cardiff Business School. Meet Winnie. She’s a two year old Shih Tzu cross and although the exact nature of her fine lineage remains a
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