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Working on real projects for real companies

Posted on 29 March 2021 by Carolyn Strong

In the second of a special two-post feature on our Marketing and Society student projects, Dr Carolyn Strong spoke to a group of second year undergraduates about their experiences on the module and what they learned from creating a marketing campaign for the Gower Gin Company. Carolyn: Hello everyone, maybe we can get started with
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April Fool – Don’t be a Money Mule

Posted on 28 March 2019 by Denise Brereton

Lies, damned lies and statistics!* Don’t Panic, I am not about to give a lecture on statistics – heaven forfend (as you know my chosen subject is Archaeology – digging up those lovely old bones)! This month I am going to chat to you about Money Muling, what it is, how it happens and the
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#BalanceforBetter

Posted on 8 March 2019 by Rachel Ashworth

To mark International Women’s Day 2019, Dean Professor Rachel Ashworth highlights the significant contribution women have made, and continue to make, to the success and culture of Cardiff Business School, and explains a recent project designed to clarify the School’s values. The theme for this year’s International Women’s Day is ‘Balance for Better’. There have
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Can we teach entrepreneurship?

Posted on 21 February 2019 by Shumaila Yousafzai

In our latest blog post, Dr Shumaila Yousafzai argues for a new approach to teaching entrepreneurship, which calls for action, practice and experimentation. The American Professor of Entrepreneurship, Jeff Timmons, once said: “[Entrepreneurship] is not just about new companies, capital, and job formation, nor innovation, nor creativity, nor breakthroughs. It is also about fostering an
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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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Building a digital community

Posted on 19 September 2018 by Jonathan Rees

In preparation for the launch of the Cardiff Business School blog, we sat down with outgoing Dean Professor Martin Kitchener and incoming Dean Professor Rachel Ashworth to talk about their ambitions for the new platform. So much like the recent appointment of our first female Dean, the blog is something of a first for Cardiff
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Urban innovation in Canada: a few lessons

Posted on 18 September 2018 by Rick Delbridge

Professors Rick Delbridge and Kevin Morgan visited Toronto and Ottawa to explore and begin to map the changing role of universities and cities in urban innovation networks. “Current developments in urban innovation present us with opportunities but may require new ways of thinking and acting.” The Canadian capital and Toronto are instructive examples because both
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