Congratulations to Eva Kasperova, on the publication of her paper “Embodying entrepreneurial identity” in International Journal of Entrepreneurial Behavior & Research (IJEBR) which has been selected by the journal’s editorial team as the Outstanding Paper of 2014. IJEBR is the official journal of the Institute of Small Business and Entrepreneurship’s(ISBE), the UK’s leading research organisation in the field.
Kingston University students came out on top, winning best company and the Hyundai prize at this year’s Young Enterprise Start-Up programme. Kingston students, along with approximately 300 other companies, pitched their business under a Concorde in an airplane hangar in Manchester’s Concorde Conference Centre.
Kingston Business School has recently gained membership to the United Nations Principles for Responsible Management Education initiative (PRME).To gain PRME accreditation, the Business School had to demonstrate a commitment to responsible management education by implementing changes within their operations, curriculum and research, and report regularly on their progress. They must also publicly advocate the values of the PRME and the benefits of participation in the initiative.
Professor Robert Blackburn, the Director of the Small Business Research Centre, is delighted to announce that the University has conferred the status of the SBRC as a University Research Centre of Excellence. The SBRC is one of the five currently recognised centres in the University and one of the leading groups in the world in the field of small business and entrepreneurship.
Marketing PhD student Benedetta Crisafulli at Kingston Business School recently published a book chapter entitled ‘Customer responses to service failure and recovery experiences’ in a prestigious edited book on services marketing, following invitation by the editors*. Benedetta co-authored the chapter with her PhD supervisor Dr Jaywant Singh.
Email error reveals bank's EU project The Bank of England confirms it is researching the financial risks of the UK leaving the EU after it "inadvertently" sent details of the project to the Guardian newspaper.
Yellen: US rates may rise this year The chair of the US Federal Reserve, Janet Yellen, says she expects the central bank to begin raising interest rates "at some point this year".