An innovative new ideas hub dubbed ‘Kingston i-Lab’ has been launched at Kingston Business School which aims to provide a collaborative and creative learning space for the incubation of new ideas on management – specifically change and leadership.
As the debt crisis debate between Germany and Greece dominates the headlines, Dr Kostantinos Pitsakis, Kingston Business School's Senior Lecturer in Strategic Management and Strategy, Marketing and Innovation shares his thoughts on why he believes the Greek problem is infact cultural.
Kingston Business School has been selected by the British Council to provide Executive Training in Innovation Finance to a group of investors from Colombia.
With a focus on strengthening government institutions, investors and financing vehicles to support early stage entrepreneurs, iNNpulsa and the British Council issued an open tender for interesting parties to provide executive training on Innovation Finance for early stage innovation and financing mechanisms such as Venture Capital funds, Business Angel networks and Crowdfunding platforms.
A new joint centre focusing on teaching and researching entrepreneurship has been established between Kingston Business School and Zhejiang University.
Zhejiang University, based in the Hangzhou province, is one of China’s leading universities and is particularly known for innovation and entrepreneurship, producing more patents than any other Chinese University.
Kingston Business School has partnered with the prestigious Boston University to offer postgraduate students a flexible, high quality, international education which will see students graduate with two degrees from both institutions.
World-renowned, Boston University is ranked number 50 in the world Times Higher Education 2014 and 37 in the world by US News & World Report Best Global Universities Rankings 2014.
Greece's creditors mull new reforms Greece's creditors are studying new reform plans put forward by Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras' government in a bid to secure further bailout funds.
Best Buy closes Canada's Future Shop US consumer electronics chain Best Buy is closing its Canadian subsidiary, Future Shop, and converting 65 of its 131 stores into Best Buy outlets.
Benefit cuts 'not yet decided' The work and pensions secretary says the Conservatives are not keeping plans for £12bn of benefit cuts secret - saying no final decisions have been made.
Graphene light bulb set for shops A light bulb made with graphene - said by its UK developers to be the first commercially viable consumer product using the super-strong carbon - is to go on sale later this year.