British Council Higher Education Alliances project between University of East Anglia and Universidad de las Americas (UDLAP, Mexico)

UEA and UDLAP successfully completed a collaborative project funded by the British Council. The workshop took place in Puebla, Mexico where UDLAP and Volkswagen has its Latin America headquarters. The activity took place during three days between 4th to 6th November and three NBS staff members (Dr Alfonso Avila-Merino, James Cornford and Professor Andrew Fearne)…

MBA Alumni – Barnard Masi

Hi Bernard, which year did you study your MBA? I studied my MBA in 2013. What was your job role and location before you joined and what is your job role / location now ? My job role before I joined the MBA program was Business Development Manager, Project Finance and Public Sector Unit at…

The Power of Your Alumni Network and How To Leverage It

There’s an Economic term called a positive externality, it’s used to describe the positive wider societal impact of an economic transaction that isn’t accounted between the engaging parties. I recount this term, simply because your alumni network represent exactly this. The alumni network is a hugely beneficial positive impact that is outside of your transaction…

MBA Alumni – Sujit Narayanan

Which year did you study your MBA, what was your job role and location before you joined and what is your job role / location now? I joined Norwich Business School for the full-time MBA programme in 2013. Prior to this, I was working in a Swiss based global shipping company as an Operations Manager…

Reflecting on Another Successful Employability Week

During the first week of November, Norwich Business School (NBS) hosted its annual Employability Week 2019 (EW 2019). This is an exclusive opportunity open to Norwich Business School students in line with our aspirations to produce ‘Graduates of Global Distinction’ and highlights NBS’ ongoing commitment to providing our students the very best preparation for success in…

NBS Business Networking Breakfast: Innovation & Enterprise

With more businesses turning to emerging technology to address age-old issues, we thought we would bring to you the latest in technology-led thinking with a spotlight on the recent Sync the City event – the Norwich-based 54-hour hackathon! The lively networking breakfast on 20 November was opened by Ollie Carlisle, School Manager for Norwich Business…

Norwich Business School’s Recruitment & Development Launch 2019/20

With the first semester well underway we launched our new set of Executive Education Programme and 19/20 Graduate Job Programme (GJP) on Tuesday 29th October. Graham Manville, Associate Professor in Business & Management / Director of Employability and Innovation at NBS opened the event after networking and canapes, welcoming the attendees. Graham continued to discuss the Graduate…

Gamification at NBS

Student experience is highly valued at NBS, and gamification approaches have long been at the forefront of our educational agenda. ITOM group members Dr Antonios Karatzas and Dr Dimitris Zissis engaged with the MSc Operations and Logistics Management students to illustrate main concepts and principles of Operations & Supply Chain Management through the ‘Beer Distribution…