Social entrepreneurship

Ramesh Chander, Sai¨d Business School, Oxford

We are MBAs. We are supposed to be about business, strategy, maximising profits; so the most common words you should be hearing in the business school should be “show me the money!”, Jerry Maguire-style. But that is not what I heard or have been hearing at Saïd, at least recently. It is about the human side of the MBA. Read more >>

Hammad Hussain, IMD

One blogger found a talk on social entrepreneurship given by an IMD alumnus inspiring. He is now thinking beyond the next job offer, to consider how ideas can change lives Read more >>

James Doherty, Esade Business School

For one blogger the value of team work was brought home to him in a recent case competition.  Read more >>

Mihai Danila, Insead

Studying for an MBA at a business school with twin campuses gives students the opportunity to experience the culture of another part of the world and is a reason that many students opt for a particular business school  Read more >>

Julia Steinberg

The importance of sustainable enterprise is one of the lessons taught at Weatherhead’s Fowler Center for Sustainable Value  Read more >>

Alanna Petroff, Saïd Oxford

The Skoll World Forum on social entrepreneurship provides an opportunity for like-minded individuals to gather together to discuss pressing social issues.  Read more >>

Wendi Li, Insead Singapore

Given that I studied business as an undergrad and later worked in finance, my perspective on the MBA programme can be quite different from someone with a non-business background. Therefore I interviewed my good friend Patricia to get her thoughts of the Insead programme from a “poet’s” point of view. Read more >>