Executive MBA   26 November 2015
More than just selling xiao long bao
Service is everything at Taiwan’s Din Tai Fung restaurant group. For instance, employees at its branch in Xinyi, Taiwan, spent over an hour to help a customer from France recover his lost mobile phone from a taxi. The service spirit CEO Warren Yang wants every Din Tai Fung employee to…
NUS MBA   18 November 2015
Does an MBA still matter?
“Yes,” says Chua Nan Sze, Director of Graduate Studies at NUS Business School, who was featured in The Business Times article “Educating the CEO”. “Building social and professional bonds can help in their personal and career growth, potentially spinning off collaborations, creating new opportunities and facilitating mutual benefits,” she said,…
NUS BBA   09 November 2015
Victoria’s marketing secrets
At Victoria’s Secret stores, staff would stand in a line to help customers gauge sizes before buying clothing as gifts. This service is for those who are uncertain about sizes. This is an example of how much Victoria’s Secret values its customers, as we found out in our visit to…
NUS BBA   06 November 2015
Our Overseas Colleges students make their mark in international hackathons
Congratulations to our NUS Overseas Colleges (NOC) students who have been flying our flag high in several overseas hackathons. In Las Vegas, Cheung Ho Yeung and Lee Cheryl, who are with the NUS College in Silicon Valley programme, together with NOC friends from the School of Computing, won one of…
NUS BBA   05 November 2015
NUS teams do us proud in tax competition
Our Accounting students clinched the top four prizes at the Tax Associate Round at the SMU Tax Case Competition, and the Most Photogenic Group award. Twenty-eight Accounting students from NUS, forming seven teams, took part. In total, 40 teams took part from local universities and polytechnics.
Biz Alumni   03 November 2015
NUS Business School’s 50th Anniversary celebrations culminate in Leadership Forum and Gala Dinner
In a speech at NUS Business School’s Gala Dinner to celebrate its 50th Anniversary, Deputy Prime Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam spoke about the need for Singapore to create an innovative economy and society. Mr Shanmugaratnam, who is also Coordinating Minister for Economic and Social Policies, spoke about how creativity and innovation…