On Management education & Development issues

Archives for Modernisation of Higher Education

In his recent contribution to the EFMD business magazine Global Focus, Sir Richard Lambert, Chancellor of Warwick University, suggests four key issues that businesses will require of their future leaders: Ability to manage diversity; Capacity to deal with uncertainty; A proper understanding of the role and workings of government; A developed understanding of the role,… » read more

Posted by Jocelyne Wang

Changing Environment Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) are often questioned for their role and contribution to societal development. According to historical tradition, HEIs are considered as the pool to train and provide intellectual leaders, who are capable of innovating and driving the evolution of society. The abilities that these leaders are required to have, often relate… » read more

Posted by Jocelyne Wang

In these turbulent times, higher education institutions must define their strategic positioning, identify their strategic strengths, reform their governance and modes of operation and improve their performance. Strong institutional leadership appears crucial to engage the entire academic community in supporting new developments. The challenge for leaders and managers is to introduce new ways of operating… » read more

Posted by Jocelyne Wang