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