Brand Leaders meet Venture Three and Rufus Leonard

A few weeks ago, we had two lovely virtual visits at Venture Three and Rufus Leonard. They are both successful branding agencies based in London. Venture Three aims to “Create Change People Value”, which is a quite excellent idea for me. They are experts in brand strategy, design and experience. At the same time, Rufus…

Going Digital in a Post Covid World: As customers change the way they buy, businesses should change the way they do business

Carola Valente, UEA alumna (BSc Business Management, 2016) and Strategic Consultant at Simon-Kucher & Partners Dr Graham Manville, Associate Professor, Zayed University, UAE & Visiting Scholar at University of East Anglia The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the subsequent lockdowns and the compulsory use of protective masks, have significantly impacted the way in which customers conduct their…

UEA Business Society: Review of Semester 1

As with everything this year, the pandemic has caused us to constantly change our plans for this semester resulting in all events being delivered online. Unfortunately, we have not been able to offer events such as; the classic Business Bar Crawls, the Finance and Marketing trip to London and our UEA Apprentice competition.  We remain…

MBA Alumni — Darren Elsom

Update on the MBA and Apprenticeship Levy The Apprenticeship Levy was launched by the Government in April 2017. Any employer with a payroll of over £3 million each year pays 0.5% this into a Levy Fund, with the Government applying a 5% top-up to this digital account. This money can be used to pay the…

Graduates of Global Distinction Part 23: Joanne Black

Joanne Black, Category ManagerDubai, United Arab Emirates Our next Graduate of Global Distinction, Joanne Black is a Norwich Business School (NBS) alumna who is making her mark in the Middle East. Joanne has always shown leadership qualities even when she was a student at UEA. For example, she helped her fellow students by becoming a…

MSc in Organisational Psychology: How to build better workplaces

MSc in Organisational Psychology: How to build better workplaces Organisational psychology is the psychological study of people and workplaces with the aim of improving organisational effectiveness and making the working lives of individuals and teams safer, healthier and more fulfilling.  Employee wellbeing has risen high on the policy agenda of governments and organisations around the…

Marketing Club: Latest Trends in Digital Marketing

The first webinar of the academic year was hosted by CIM Greater London on 26th November 2020. It started with a brief introduction by Philip Preston, Volunteer Partnerships Manager of CIM. Philip talked about the CIM Marketing Club, Graduate Gateway programme and the newsletter that students can sign up for, in order to receive the…

Norwich Business School Academics win National Award for Management Consulting

Last month Associate Professor Graham Manville and MBA Programme Director Julian Campbell from Norwich Business School scooped a national award at the prestigious annual Centre for Management Consulting Excellence Consulting Research Awards for their book on Management Consulting: Management Consultancy Insights and Real Consultancy Projects One of the main aims of the Centre is to promote academic…

Industry 4.0 in a Post-Covid World: A UEA Deakin University Collaborative Event

The fourth industrial revolution, or Industry 4.0 is one of the hottest topics in industry and education around now. Industry 4.0 technologies have arisen from a new era of fast-paced digital advancements and includes the gathering and analysing of data, enabling faster, more efficient processes to produce higher-quality goods at reduced operating costs. Computers are…