NBS networking: crowdfunding and creativity

With the Christmas break behind us, we kicked off a new year of networking with a sell-out business breakfast on Tuesday 15 January. After a welcome from Dr Arvind Yadav, Dr Tiago Botelho, Lecturer in Business Strategy, began the session by talking us through crowdfunding. Though examples can be traced back hundreds of years (even…

Deakin University Student Exchange 2018: A Successful Second Year

On Saturday 10th November 2018 Norwich Business School welcomed, eighteen students from Deakin University, Melbourne,  Australia, with open arms. They had just experienced a 23 hour journey and travelled over 10,000 miles to arrive at The University of East Anglia ready to embark on their two week international student exchange organised between UEA’s UEA International…

Title: Influencer Marketing – What is all the buzz about?

The tickets to the first CIM/Marketing Club event of the year quickly sold out- and rightly so. We were lucky to welcome Ian Shepherd, CEO and founder of The Social Store and chairman of The Business of Influencers, who shared insights from his experience in influencer marketing, a new rising marketing concept that is currently…

NETWORKING AND KNOWLEDGE SHARING AT NBS EMPLOYABILITY WEEK 2018

Every autumn semester, Norwich Business School (NBS) suspends teaching for a week and invites students to build their own timetable from a variety of employability-focussed events. This year has superseded previous years with an impressive 55 events held over the course of 5 days! We were delighted to welcome over 130 guest speakers from 70…

My Summer Internship – By Charlotte Whiting

Charlotte has been working over the summer as an intern at Nestlé Purina Wisbech. During her internship, she has been involved in the implementation of manufacturing excellence tools across the factory, before returning to Norwich Business School in September 2018 to complete her final year on her degree; BSc Business Management. Before starting her internship…

Being at one with London – The MBA summer London residential

My name is Kevin O. Lumumba a current full-time Master of Business Administration (MBA) international student at the University of East Anglia (UEA) hailing from Nairobi, Kenya. My professional background is working as a risk consultant in the internal audit, risk and compliance services advisory function at KPMG Advisory Services Ltd in East Africa, a…

Will’s top tips for grad scheme success

Hi, my name is Will Prince and I have recently graduated from BSc Accounting and Finance at Norwich Business School at UEA. Getting involved in sports and social clubs was a really important part of my uni experience; but I knew that when I finished university, I wanted a job to go to. As my…