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Peter Drucker Forum 2013: “Applying Complexity Science to Management” by Thierry Grange, Grenoble Ecole de Management

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President of the Strategic Board, Grenoble Ecole de Management; and Special Advisor of the President of AACSB for Europe, spoke about his own personal experience in industry and how he came to discover Peter Drucker. He began the discussion with his favourite Peter Drucker quote:

“The purpose of the enterprise is to create value and there are therefore two functions that matter… Innovation and marketing create value and all the others are costs.”

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AACSB Annual Meeting (ICAM 2013): The European Affinity Group and the challenges of accreditation for European schools

AACSB Annual Meeting (ICAM 2013): The European Affinity Group and the challenges of accreditation for European schoolsAt the AACSB Annual ICAM Conference 2013, the European Affinity Group organized a session on the special challenges for European business schools in obtaining accreditation. This began with Rachael Weiss, Head of Student Experience and Accreditation at the University of Sheffield, entitled “QAA and UK challenges with Assurance of Learning” This was then followed by a discussion between different regions of Europe with some proposals on how continue with the work that has already been done. Continue reading

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