We host an exciting programme of international alumni events from informal receptions to panel discussions.

26

Sep

Non-executive Director Programme 2019

  • with George Elliott; CA Plural Chair of private and public listed companies, former CFO Wolfson Microelectronics plc
  • Calendar Thursday
  • Clock 17:00–21:00
  • Navigate Conference Room

Session 2: 'The Role of the NXD in Growing a Company' – focussing on the issues and challenges arising with entrepreneurial firms including managing the founder and other investors, setting strategic direction, adhering to the business plan, building an effective board, dealing with conflict and fundraising.

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9

Oct

Internationalization Strategies of Family Firms In Different Historical Contexts: Critical Junctures And Imprinting

  • with Tanja Leppäaho; Professor of Growth Entrepreneurship and Academy of Finland Research Fellow at LUT University
  • Calendar Wednesday
  • Clock 15:30–17:00
  • Navigate Lecture Theatre 1A

This interactive seminar invites Tanja Leppäaho as an expert in the fields of international entrepreneurship, networking, process, family entrepreneurship, sustainable entrepreneurship and qualitative methodology. Tanja will especially discuss her paper about internationalization strategies of family firms, followed by a Q&A session with our PhD students.

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30

Oct

Marketing Research Seminar: Therapeutic servicescapes and market-mediated performances of emotional suffering

  • with Dr Leighanne Higgins; Lancaster University
  • Calendar Wednesday
  • Clock 14:00–15:30
  • Navigate Room G.05

Dr Higgins and Dr Hamilton will present their ethnographic study on therapeutic servicescapes recently published in the Journal of Consumer Research. As part of their talk, they will also share their experiences of writing and revising the paper through the review process.

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26

Nov

Executive MBA Open Night and Mini-Masterclass – "New Venture Creation"

  • with Dr Jo Young; Director; Electv & The Scientific Editing Company
  • Calendar Tuesday
  • Clock 18:00–21:00
  • Navigate 1st Floor, MBA Suite

Join us for a Mini-Masterclass and learn how our Executive MBA can accelerate your career.

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