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The Solution to VUCA in Business

By Lee Murray, current student of the University of Sydney Business School MBA program and Business Leader Postgraduate Scholarship recipient. On the 15th of May, I had the opportunity to attend an event by the Australian Financial Review’s (AFR) Boss … Continue reading

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Closing the gap – a commitment to gender equality

Our partnership with UN Women National Committee (NC) Australia has made it possible for six inspiring women to undertake the MBA through a full scholarship since we launched the collaboration in 2014. The calibre of our recipients is a true … Continue reading

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Do algorithms make better decisions?

By Professor Kai Riemer, Unit Coordinator, Managing with Technology, The University of Sydney Business School MBA program Recently, we have heard a lot about algorithms, machine learning and artificial “intelligence” (AI), and the promise these technologies hold for improving decision-making. … Continue reading

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On the case

By Myrophora Koureas, current student of the University of Sydney Business School MBA program I wanted to get an insight into management consulting as a possible career path, when I first entered my first case competition, last year. I also … Continue reading

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The Playground Matrix: a tool to help you determine the extent to which your business is strategy driven

By Professor Marc Jones, Unit Coordinator, Strategies for Growth, The University of Sydney Business School MBA program One of the key findings in a recent major study of Australian leadership was that it was common for senior leaders to not seek … Continue reading

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An afternoon with Andrew Liveris

By Alison Husain, current student of the University of Sydney Business School MBA program and Business Leader Postgraduate Scholarship recipient One of the benefits of undertaking the MBA at the University of Sydney Business School is the program’s designated Careers … Continue reading

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How footy builds an inclusive Team Australia

By Peter Giurissevich, Senior Legal Counsel – NRL, BOSS Emerging Leaders Scholarship recipient and current student in the University of Sydney Business School MBA program. The importance of grassroots participation to rugby league cannot be understated. Without it, the next … Continue reading

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