NUS MBA   31 May 2019
Graduate Business Conference 2019 in Paris
The annual Graduate Business Conference is the only international MBA leadership conference, attended by the incoming and outgoing Student Council presidents from the top 50 MBA programmes worldwide. The goal is to bring together student leaders to share best practices, discuss solutions to common issues, engage in leadership development activities…
Executive Education   29 May 2019
More than just making beer
At the General Management Programme (GMP) – Mandarin each year, instead of starting the class with theory, programme director Associate Professor Brian Hwarng puts the participants through a board game exercise called the Beer Game. The Beer Game, originally from MIT, requires teams to role-play the retailer, wholesaler, distributor, and…
NUS BBA   03 May 2019
A business student’s journey into the start-up world
Outside Technologies started as an idea outside a bar called Zouk about five years ago. Just as they were about to enter the club, Tan Tu Jin, a NUS BBA Year 2 student was pitched the idea of a community-tasking app by co-founder Nicholas Lim. Incorporated in 2017, the app…
NUS BBA   02 May 2019
The hackathon experience for a business student
Team Amazoff (Heng Chun Kiat, BBA Year 2; Leong Chang Jie, Engineering and BBA Year 3; Jerron Lim, Engineering Year 3, and David Kum, Computing Year 2) beat 60 teams from around the world to win the 2019 Bay Area Hack Mental Health hackathon. In its second year, the 24-hour…