Biz Sch News   20 November 2018
An opportunity of a lifetime
Having traversed the globe to broaden their understanding about global business, the last thing NUS MBA students Marcus Donovan and Matthew Peter Bassett expected was an opportunity to meet their Prime Minister, the Right Honourable Justin Trudeau, in Singapore. Hailing from Toronto, Ontario and Vancouver, British Columbia respectively, Canadians Marcus…
ACSEP   20 November 2018
Creating knowledge for social entrepreneurs
China-based Leping Social Entrepreneur Foundation and US-based Enlight Foundation recently donated US$150,000 to support research at NUS Business School’s Asia Centre for Social Entrepreneurship & Philanthropy (ACSEP). Outside-In recently spoke to Jaff Shen, CEO of Leping Social Entrepreneur Foundation to find out more about the social entrepreneurship landscape in China…
ACSEP   30 October 2018
A guide for organisations to measure their social impact
The ACSEP Training Programme: Social Impact Measurement is a series of workshops for practitioners who are interested to learn new methods of measuring their social impact. The first session was held on 25 September at the NUSS Kent Ridge Guild House, where ACSEP Research Fellow Dr Frank Hubers demonstrated the…
ACSEP   25 September 2018
Executive Programme by Prof Paul Brest: Measuring & improving the impact of social enterprises
Asia Centre for Social Entrepreneurship & Philanthropy (ACSEP) was privileged to have Prof Paul Brest from Stanford Law School and former president of the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation conduct an executive programme from 25 – 27 August 2015. The event kicked off with an introductory lecture on strategic philanthropy…
Biz Sch News   10 September 2018
Johnson & Johnson and NUS BAC ink collaboration agreement
Recently, the NUS Business Analytics Centre (BAC) signed a three-year MoU with pharmaceutical giant Johnson & Johnson (J&J) to provide guidance and industry experience to Master of Science Business Analytics (MSBA) students for their Capstone projects. Besides internships, organising competitions like hackathons and hosting students for their projects, this is…
Biz Alumni   04 September 2018
The Ultimate Bizader
NUS Student, Alumni and staff, Ng Pheck Choo (BBA ’84) has been them all.  The director for the Global Alumni Network Office (GANO) at NUS Business School first joined the faculty in August 2011.  This month, she takes up a new role at the NUS Industry Liaison Office. Before she…
Biz Alumni   02 September 2018
BizConnect at Kent Ridge Alumni Family Day
On 18 August, NUS celebrated the Kent Ridge Alumni Family Day at University Town. Chin Ying Jie, a BBA Year 2 student, shares her experience volunteering for BizConnect. In the hustle and bustle of adult lives, it is important to keep sight of and celebrate what is most important to…
Biz Sch News   21 August 2018
Four Tips for Success in a University Classroom
With Teachers’ Day coming up, we present a two-part series on the teaching-learning experience in a tertiary setting. Here in part one, we have Professor Kulwant Singh, Department of Strategy & Policy, who is former interim Dean and Deputy Dean, and frequent winner of teaching excellence awards in NUS, share…
Biz Sch News   20 August 2018
Rag & Flag 2018: NUS Business School are history makers again
Our students have once again made NUS Business School proud in Rag & Flag 2018. In addition to repeating last year’s feat of clinching the event’s major awards of Rag Gold and Flag Champion, they managed to raise the highest-ever amount by a faculty (SG$202,880.05) in the history of Flag.…
Biz Sch News   06 August 2018
The NUS MBA team crowned champions at Siam Commercial Bank case competition
NUS MBA Team Shooting Stars won the Siam Commercial Bank (SCB) Future Leader Challenge 2018, on 30 June 2018 in Bangkok, Thailand. In the final round, Garima Singh, Siddharth Somasundaran, Tess Wartanian, and Venkata Praneeth Tammiraju fended off competition from University of Cambridge and University of Porto to win the…