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#GNW2015: Social Responsibility as a Business Plan

University of Cape Town Graduate School of Business
Global Network students visit Pick N Pay, one of South Africa’s largest grocery retailers. Read more.

#GNW2015: Seeing South Africa Up Close

University of Cape Town Graduate School of Business
Two GNAM students share their experiences at UCT-GSB’s Global Network Week. Read more.

Dispatches from #GNW2015

University of Cape Town Graduate School of Business
This month, more than 650 MBA students from throughout the Global Network for Advanced Management are participating in Global Network Week, traveling across the globe for 19 sessions over three weeks. Writer Matt O'Rourke is spending the week at the University of Cape Town, which is hosting a module titled "Economics of Emerging Markets: Social Innovation and Business in Africa." Read more.

#GNW2015: Looking for Models of Innovation in the Townships

University of Cape Town Graduate School of Business
Global Network students travel to Cape Town’s poorest areas to look for business models and social innovations that have worked there. Read more.

#GNW2015: Avoiding Echoes of Africa’s Colonial Past

University of Cape Town Graduate School of Business
UCT-GSB Director Walter Baets says that companies expanding into Africa will be more successful if they collaborate with residents. Read more.

#GNW2015: WBCSD to Host Global Network Week on Business and Sustainability

Global Network
For the first time, Global Network Week has expanded beyond the walls of an academic institution. This month, the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) will host its own network week, the first organization outside the Global Network to present a course. Read more.

#GNW2015: Pay as You Go

University of Cape Town Graduate School of Business
Prof. John Luiz says that pay-as-you-go models make goods more accessible more quickly to more people across Africa. Read more.

#GNW2015: South Africa as a Gateway to Africa

University of Cape Town Graduate School of Business
Global Network students hear examples of how South Africa is being used to access other African economies. Read more.

#GNW2015: In Africa, Politics Are Key to Business

University of Cape Town Graduate School of Business
A University of Ghana Business School student talks about why he’s attending Global Network Week in Cape Town. Read more.

Professor Jikyeong Kang is the New Dean of the Asian Institute of Management

Asian Institute of Management
Prof. Jikyeong Kang, PhD assumed office as the eighth Dean of AIM on January 2015. Prior to joining AIM, Prof. Kang spent fourteen and a half years with Manchester Business School (MBS) where she recently served as Director of the DBA Program. Prior to MBS, she spent nine years on the faculty of the University of Wisconsin-Madison where she was elected as a member of the Teaching Academy. Read more.