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Oct 2014
9

The Sun

Tips on ‘how new employees could make a good impression in the workplace’ by Nadim Choudhury, LSBF head of career services and employability, were published in The Sun, Sun Employment and The Scottish Sun, on 9 October, 2014.

Oct 2014
8

The Bucks Herald

Steps for ‘conquering interview nerves for jobseekers’ by Nadim Choudhury, LSBF head of career services and employability, were featured in The Bucks Herald, on 8 October, 2014.

Oct 2014
3

PQ Magazine

LSBF tutor Hafeez Qazi winning the AIA Accountant of the Year 2014 award was mentioned in PQ Magazine, on 3 October, 2014.

Oct 2014
3

AIA Worldwide

The Association of International Accountants’s AIA Worldwide website featured LSBF tutor Hafeez Qazi as the winner of the ‘Accountant of the Year’ honour at AIA Awards 2014, on 3 October, 2014.

Oct 2014
3

The Investor (Bulgaria)

LSBF’s participation, as a GUS institution, in the ‘World Education’ exhibition in Bulgaria featuring 60 leading European educational institutions was mentioned in The Investor on 3 October, 2014.

Oct 2014
1

PQ Magazine

The industry report on ‘what employers want’ from GAAPweb and LSBF was mentioned in the latest edition of PQ Magazine on 1 October, 2014.

Sep 2014
26

PQ Magazine

Paul Merison, LSBF Director of ACCA, provided tips on how to improve optional ACCA paper pass rates in PQ Magazine’s October 2014 edition on 26 September, 2014.

Sep 2014
23

Africa Business Communities

A report on how Africa’s growing population makes it a key business market, originally published on the LSBF Blog, was featured in Africa Business Communities on 23 September, 2014.

Sep 2014
23

Entretenimento (Brazil)

Brazilian student Luiza Rabello winning a scholarship to study at LSBF was featured in Entretenimento on 23 September, 2014.

Sep 2014
18

Peterborough Evening Telegraph

Peterborough Evening Telegraph featured LSBF Head of Career Services and Employability Nadim Choudhury in an article on tips to conquer interview nerves, on 18 September, 2014.

Sep 2014
15

Accounting Web

LSBF Director of ACCA Paul Merison’s article titled ‘Graduates need jobs, not more debt’ was published in Accounting Web on 15 September, 2014.

Sep 2014
12

Istoe Dinheiro (Brazil)

Dr Steve Priddy, LSBF Head of Research, was quoted in an Istoe Dinheiro article on the potential impact of a Scotland’s exit from the Union on 12 September, 2014.

Sep 2014
11

Money Marketing

Graham McDonald, LSBF CFA Programme Director, was quoted in a Money Marketing article on pension benefits, on 11 September, 2014.

Sep 2014
11

The International News (Pakistan)

LSBF and International Alert’s workshop on ‘Building the Capacity of Pakistan’s Business Sector to Benefit from Dividends of Peace’, funded by the European Commission, was covered by The International News (Pakistan) on 11 September, 2014.

Sep 2014
11

Biziliant

LSBF and GAAPweb’s report on what financial sector employers look for in prospective first-job candidates was covered by Biziliant on 11 September, 2014.

Sep 2014
11

Daily Times (Pakistan)

The European Commission funded workshop on ‘Building the Capacity of Pakistan’s Business Sector to Benefit from Dividends of Peace’, conducted by LSBF and International Alert was featured in Daily Times (Pakistan) on 11 September, 2014.

Sep 2014
9

Tiempo (Mexico)

LSBF, represented by Regional Business Development Executive (Latin America) Jessid Agon, signed an agreement in Mexico with Coparmex to provide scholarships for various courses and programmes. This event was covered in Tiempo on 9 September, 2014.

Sep 2014
8

MSN UK

An MSN UK article on simple ways to save money during the winter featured comments from LSBF Head of Research Dr Steve Priddy on 8 September, 2014.

Aug 2014
31

The Guardian

Nadim Choudhury, Head of Careers and Employability at LSBF, took part in a live Q&A hosted by The Guardian about getting a graduate job in the public sector.

Aug 2014
30

Clitheroe Advertiser & Times and The Garstang Courier

Clitheroe Advertiser & Times and The Garstang Courier published a piece about seven simple steps to help conquer those interview nerves by-lined by Nadim Choudhury, LSBF head of career services and employability.

Aug 2014
28

PQ Magazine

LSBF CFA programme director Graham McDonald’s article on how to achieve ‘comfort level’ in pension savings was published in PQ Magazine on 29 August, 2014.

Aug 2014
25

Deniz.cz (in Czech)

An interview with LSBF-GGSB student Adriana Kubikova on her experience studying in London was featured in Czech publication Deniz.cz on 25 August, 2014.

Aug 2014
21

GAAPweb

GAAPweb published an article on what financial accounting employers want by LSBF Director of Professional Courses Rob Sowerby on 21 August, 2014.

Aug 2014
21

PRweb

A report by LSBF on financial sector employers’ tips for succeeding at one’s first job was published in PRweb on 21 August, 2014.

Aug 2014
20

The New Indian Express

LSBF in Singapore’s signing of a memorandum of understanding with Amirta International Institute of Hotel Management (AIIHM) in Chennai, India, was covered by The New Indian Express on 20 August, 2014.

Aug 2014
20

London Live

LSBF Director of Professional Courses Rob Sowerby was interviewed on the ‘Wake Up London’ television show about professional courses and accountancy career options for school-leavers on London Live on 20 August, 2014.

Aug 2014
17

PRweb

LSBF’s partnering with UKTI to take part in UKTI’s Postgraduates for International Business (P4IB) programme, an initiative that offers work placements to EU students at a wide range of organisations based in London, was featured in PRweb on 17 August, 2014.

Aug 2014
15

LSBF ‘ACCA for School Leavers’ gets strong press coverage

LSBF’s ACCA for School Leavers professional course launch was covered across multiple media over the past two weeks.

The offer, was labelled a ‘debt-free’ degree and professional qualification for school leavers by the media and was featured in the following media on 15 August, 2014:

Aug 2014
8

Travel Daily UK

The Caribbean Tourist Organisation Foundation’s new scholarship programme to help tourism and hospitality students study at LSBF and other institutions was covered in Travel Daily UK on 8 August, 2014.

July 2014
25

NQ Magazine

LSBF Head of Research Steve Priddy’s article on ethics in business was published in the latest edition of NQ Magazine.

July 2014
23

Estates Gazette

LSBF’s acquisition of a new flagship property, Sceptre Court, at Tower Hill, was mentioned in Estates Gazette on July 23, 2014.

July 2014
23

GAAPweb

LLSBF Business Development & Placements Executive Emma Felton’s reflection on her participation in a career guidance tweet-up was published in GAAPweb on 23 July, 2014.

July 2014
17

LSBF nominated for National Business Awards 2014

LSBF being shortlisted as a finalist at the National Business Awards 2014 under the ‘Inflexion International Growth Business of the Year’ category was featured in Yahoo Finance, FinanzNachrichten and iStockAnalyst, on 17 July, 2014.

July 2014
15

The Daily Telegraph

A letter to The Daily Telegraph on how British managers need to focus on their social purpose rather than financial targets and build for the future was co-signed by LSBF Head of Research Dr Steve Priddy on 15 July, 2014.

July 2014
14

GAAPweb

Tips from LSBF’s official twitter account on CV-building and how to prepare for interviews were shared by GAAPweb on 14 July, 2014.

July 2014
9

GAAPweb

LSBF Business Development & Placements Executive Emma Felton participated in an online GAAPweb ‘tweetup’ session on PQ/NQ recruitment, on 9 July, 2014.

July 2014
7

London Evening Standard

Sir John Major’s conversation with LSBF about the importance of education as part of our ‘Great Minds’ interview series was featured in the London Evening Standard, on 21 June, 2014.

July 2014
3

Valor Economico

After an interview with Aaron Etingen, Valor Economico, Brazil’s most influential business newspaper, published a half-page story about LSBF and how the school has been revolutionising the world of business education through innovation, online learning and global vision. The feature was published both online and in print.

June 2014
21

PQ Magazine

LSBF lecturer Martin Jones’ article advising PQs on ‘Heaps’ was published in the July edition of PQ Magazine, on 21 June, 2014.

June 2014
20

Financial Times

Global University Systems’ acquisition of GISMA business school in Hannover was mentioned in the Financial Times on 20 June, 2014.

JUNE 2014
16

The Week

LSBF CEO & Rector Prof Maurits van Rooijen and LSBF Head of Research Dr Steve Priddy were featured in an article on how SMEs can recover from setbacks in The Week, on 16 June, 2014.

JUNE 2014
12

The News (Pakistan)

The News (Pakistan) featured a story on the students from the Lahore College for Women University who have won CIMA scholarships to pursue a two-week business course at LSBF, on 12 June, 2014.

JUNE 2014
7

ACCA Global: Accounting and Business

Nadim Choudhury, LSBF Head of Career Services and Employability, was featured in an ACCA Global: Accounting and Business article on how to become a successful FD or CFO, on 7 June, 2014.

JUNE 2014
6

ACCA Global: Accounting and Business

An ACCA Global: Accounting and Business piece on working with remote managers included comments from FBT Careers and Student Welfare Manager Usman Tahir, on 6 June, 2014.

JUNE 2014
5

ACCA Global: Accounting and Business

LSBF Head of Research Dr Steve Priddy was quoted in an ACCA Global: Accounting and Business article on tax matters, on 5 June, 2014.

JUNE 2014
3

The Daily Telegraph: Business Reporter

LSBF Rector & CEO Prof Maurits van Rooijen’s spoke with The Daily Telegraph: Business Reporter on why successful entrepreneurs don’t always make the best exit strategists.

MAY 2014
30

Izvmor

Russian news site Izvmor covered the story of Mordovia State University student Alexander Ekimov receiving a $24000 scholarship to study at LSBF.

MAY 2014
27

Royal Central

LSBF’s Royal Patron HRH Prince Michael of Kent’s charitable work in supporting LSBF was chronicled in Royal Central.

May 2014
25

The Guardian

LSBF lecturer Jose Scheuer was featured in an article on how small businesses could do market research in The Guardian on 25 May, 2014.

MAY 2014
23

PQ Magazine

LSBF ACCA tutor Hafeez Kazi’s article on activity-based costing to boost organisational performance was featured in the May 2014 edition of PQ Magazine.

MAY 2014
22

NQ Magazine

LSBF Head of Research Dr Steve Priddy’s article on climate change was published in the May 2014 edition of NQ Magazine.

MAY 2014
22

Jeune Afrique

LSBF graduate Bony Dashaco was featured in a Jeune Afrique piece on Cameroonian citizens successfully delivering new technological services internationally.

MAY 2014
22

NQ Magazine

LSBF hosting the Financial Trading Week for students of its GGSB MSc in Finance programme was covered in the May 2014 edition of NQ Magazine.

MAY 2014
18

Learning to Leap

LSBF’s Beat Phil campaign was featured in employability expert David Shindler’s Learning to Leap blog on Sunday, 18 May.

MAY 2014
8

Supply Management

LSBF lecturer Andrew Walker was mentioned in a Supply Management piece on Strategic Information Systems on Thursday, 8 May.

MAY 2014
7

Naples News

LSBF & Liverpool FC E.L.I.T.E.S’ initiative to bring its Management & Leadership training program to JetBlue Park in the US was published in Naples News on Wednesday, 7 May.

MAY 2014
6

Accountancy Age

LSBF Executive Chairman and Founder Aaron Etingen was featured in Accountancy Age’s ‘35 Under 35’ list as one of the best and brightest accountancy talents in the UK on Tuesday, 6 May.

MAY 2014
5

AllDay Creative

LSBF’s Beat Phil campaign was featured in an AllDay Creative blog article on creating strong and successful marketing campaigns through good copywriting.

Apr 2014
27

Mi-Business Magazine

London School of Business and Finance and Vice Rector Prof James Kirkbride were showcased in a feature about our institution on Mi-Business Magazine.

APR 2014
25

LFC E.L.I.T.E.S. in India

Earlier this week, LSBF & LFC’s E.L.I.T.E.S School of English & Football ‘student travel plan’ initiative was launched in India in partnership with travel giant Cox & Kings.

Announced at a press conference held in Kolkata, the response to this project’s launch has been overwhelming with over 20 media outlets featuring this announcement.

Some of the major media networks to feature this initiative were:

Other publications that covered this story included NewsR, Travel Trends Today, Travel News Digest, NewsWala, Travel Biz Monitor, Shiksha and Smart Investor.

APR 2014
9

Gulf News

LSBF’s Global MBA and MA in Finance and Investment programmes were featured in a Gulf News article on careers in Islamic Finance on Wednesday, 9 April.

APR 2014
1

PQ Magazine

LSBF’s opening of a new Singapore campus was featured in PQ Magazine on Tuesday, the 1st of April.

APR 2014
1

PQ Magazine

LSBF lecturer Martin Jones’ article titled ‘Word Blind’ was published in PQ Magazine on Tuesday, the 1st of April.

MAR 2014
30

Nigerian Tribune

LSBF Masters in Marketing alumnus, Adeaga Oluwabukunmi, was interviewed by Nigerian Tribune on the fashion business industry on Sunday, the 30th of March.

MAR 2014
26

Business Sale

LSBF associate lecturer Paul Bisping’s article titled ‘Post Kraft/Cadbury M&A activity in the UK’ was published in Business Sale on Wednesday, the 26st of March.

MAR 2014
22

SpyGhana

A SpyGhana feature on ‘The Islamic System of Banking in Ghana’ featured comments by LSBF associate lecturer Sahar Ata on Saturday, the 22nd of March.

MAR 2014
21

InterContinental Finance

An article by Sahar Ata titled ‘Islamic Finance – Value for Money’ was published in InterContinental Finance on Friday, the 21st of March.

MAR 2014
20

Times Higher Education

Times Higher Education published a statement from St Patrick’s College Principal Professor Daniel Khan as a correction for an earlier article that misstated St Patrick’s College’s public funding numbers, on Thursday, the 20th of March.

MAR 2014
14

Real Business

LSBF Founder & Executive Chairman Aaron Etingen’s article on how to get investment from angel investors was published in Real Business on Friday, the 14th of March.

MAR 2014
12

Ad Ops Online

NYU’s new Certificate in Digital Marketing – Global, delivered via InterActive, has been featured on marketing website Ad Ops Online.

MAR 2014
12

NQ Magazine

Dr Steve Priddy and Aaron Etingen have both written articles for this month’s NQ Magazine. While Dr Steve Priddy’s piece was focused on the stock market, Aaron Etingen shared some insights on how entrepreneurs can seek investment for their startups.

MAR 2014
12

Your Digital Story

A marketing agency YourDigitalStory article on digital marketing referred to LSBF as a top school, and recommended the NYU Certificate in Digital Marketing – Global, on Wednesday, the 12th of March.

MAR 2014
6

ACCA Global

Comments from LSBF’s careers and employability department were featured in an ACCA Global article on ‘How to Improve Your Team-Player Skills’, on Thursday, the 6th of March.

FEB 2014
27

The Telegraph

LSBF Head of Undergraduate Studies Karina Kizhner’s comments were featured in The Telegraph, in an article titled ‘Start Your Homework for University’, on Thursday, the 27th of February.

FEB 2014
26

AsiaOne

The opening of LSBF’s new campus in Singapore was chronicled in AsiaOne on Wednesday, the 26th of February.

FEB 2014
26

Straits Times

Straits Times covered the launch of LSBF’s new CBD campus in Singapore on Wednesday, the 26th of February.

FEB 2014
21

The Guardian

InterActive COO, Vitaly Klopot, took part on a live Q&A promoted by leading British newspaper The Guardian. Alongside other guests, he answered questions about startups and entrepreneurship. You can read some of his comments here.

FEB 2014
20

The Business Times

LSBF’s opening of a new campus in Singapore was mentioned in The Business Times on Thursday, the 20th of February.

FEB 2014
18

Computing.co.uk

Computing.co.uk reported on St Patrick’s College’s deployment of Microsoft Surface RT tablets familiar application framework in bespoke development on Tuesday, the 18th of February.

FEB 2014
17

M&A Online

M&A Online published an article by LSBF Associate Lecturer Paul Bisping on ‘M&A activity in the UK post-Kraft/Cadbury deal’ on Monday, the 17th of February.

FEB 2014
13

The Diplomat

LSBF Associate Lecturer Peter Jansen’s presentation on corporate governance was mentioned in The Diplomat on Thursday, the 13th of February.

FEB 2014
12

Real Business

An article on ‘5 top tips to ensure you rank highly on LinkedIn’ by LSBF Careers & Student Welfare Manager Alex Carroll was published in Real Business on Wednesday, the 12th of February.

FEB 2014
10

Real Business

LSBF Careers & Student Welfare Manager Alex Carroll’s article titled ‘How to Improve as a Team Player’ was published in Real Business on Monday, the 10th of February.

Feb 2014
1

HighBeam Research

LSBF lecturer Dave Coker was featured in a HighBeam Research article on how to improve one’s presentation skills.

JAN 2014
30

Real Business

LSBF Chairman and Founder Aaron Etingen’s piece on ‘How to Make the Jump to Entrepreneurship’ was published in Real Business on Thursday, the 31st of January.

JAN 2014
29

Accounting Web

LSBF Chairman and Founder Aaron Etingen winning ‘Accountancy Personality of the Year’ was reported inAccounting Web on Wednesday, the 29th of January.

JAN 2014
28

Association of International Accountants

AIA featured an article on the PQ Magazine Awards 2014 where LSBF Chairman and Founder Aaron Etingen picked up an ‘Accountancy Personality of the Year’ award.

JAN 2014
25

NQ Magazine

LSBF Head of Research Dr Steve Priddy’s article on corporate governance and ethics was published in this month’s NQ Magazine.

JAN 2014
25

NQ Magazine

NQ Magazine chronicled the London Academy of Training’s Professional Trading Financial Programme, offered in partnership with LSBF, in this month’s edition.

JAN 2014
25

NQ Magazine

LSBF Chairman and Founder Aaron Etingen’s article advising entrepreneurs on what to expect when they launch their own business was published in this month’s NQ Magazine .

JAN 2014
25

NQ Magazine

LSBF Head of Research Dr Steve Priddy’s article on corporate governance and ethics was published in this month’s NQ Magazine.

JAN 2014
23

HR Review

Nadim Choudhury, Head of Careers at LSBF, was featured in an article about the UK's latest employment figures on HRreview. You can read his comments here.

JAN 2014
22

Microsoft Surface Blog

St Patrick's College's push towards offering students tablet-based education was featured with a video on the Microsoft Surface blog on Wednesday, the 22nd of January.

JAN 2014
21

Microsoft.com

St Patrick's College is the subject for a case study on British colleges providing competitive professional education, which is now being featured on Microsoft.com.

JAN 2014
20

Yahoo Finance

LSBF Singapore accruing ACCA Platinum status was reported in Yahoo Finance on Monday, the 20th of January.

JAN 2014
20

EIN News

LSBF Singapore's newly-gained ACCA Platinum status was covered in EIN News on Monday, the 20th of January.

JAN 2014
20

The Telegraph (India)

The Telegraph (India) reported on LSBF in Singapore being awarded with ACCA Platinum Approved Learning Partner Status on Monday, the 20th of January.

JAN 2014
17

University World News

LSBF Rector & CEO Professor Maurits Van Rooijen's article on higher education was published in University World News on Friday, the 17th of January.

Jan 2014
15

PQAccountant.com

LSBF offered advice and pointers from tutors to budding accountants as feedback for their ACCA exams held in December 2013 on PQAccountant.com on 15 January, 2014.

JAN 2014
14

Accountancy Age

The LSBF-Baker Tilly scholarship was covered in Accountancy Age on Tuesday, the 14th of January.

JAN 2014
13

Financial News

Dr Steve Priddy, LSBF Head of Research, was featured in a Financial News article on 'Why big data is big business for asset managers' on Monday, the 13th of January.

Jan 2014
10

PQ Magazine

LSBF being shortlisted as a finalist for multiple awards at the PQ Awards 2014 was announced in PQ Magazine on 10 January, 2014.

JAN 2014
6

Education Investor

Confirmation of LSBF Canada’s right to recruit students after a successful legal appeal against recruitment-restriction was covered in Education Investor on Monday, the 6th of January.

JAN 2014
5

Scholarship Times

LSBF’s Springboard Scholarship was covered in Scholarship Times on Sunday, the 5th of January, in a piece detailing the specifics of the scholarship programme.

JAN 2014
2

Huffington Post

LSBF alumnus Alessandro Rovati was featured in a Huffington Post article on his tech venture CrowdRooster.

DEC 2013
18

Entrepreneur Country

Entrepreneur Country published an article titled ‘5 Tips on how to improve your LinkedIn Profile’ by LSBF’s Careers and Student Welfare Manager Alex Carroll on Wednesday, the 18th of December.

DEC 2013
16

Entrepreneur Country

LSBF Founder Aaron Etingen’s article titled ‘Making the Jump in to Entrepreneurship’ was published in Entrepreneur Country on Monday, the 16th of December.

DEC 2013
6

Marketing Magazine

Marketing Magazine featured LSBF’s marketing courses portfolio in an article titled ‘Course Deconstruct’.

NOV 2013

ACCA Global

LSBF ACCA & MBA student, and Student Association President, Asmat Ullah was featured in an ACCA Global article titled ‘Making Sense of Studying’.

NOV 2013
29

PQ Magazine

LSBF Lecturer Paul Merison wrote an article on substantive testing, the final part of a 2-part series on ACCA F8, in the December edition of PQ Magazine.

NOV 2013
27

UKTI

UKTI's publication on UK Excellence in Islamic Finance featured a description of a selection of courses offered by LSBF on the subject.

NOV 2013
26

Daily Times

LSBF's cementing of its partnership with CIMA with the signing of an MoU for the Middle-East, South Asia and North Africa region was reported in the Daily Times.

NOV 2013
26

The Express Tribune

The Express Tribune published an article covering the MoU-signing between LSBF and CIMA for the Middle-East, South Asia and North Africa region.

NOV 2013
26

Business Recorder

LSBF and CIMA's MoU-signing was covered in Business Recorder on Tuesday, the 26th of November.

NOV 2013
25

HRreview

Fay Drewry, Managing Director of The Language Gallery, was featured in HRreview HRreview in an article on the importance of foreign language skills for the UK workforce.

NOV 2013
25

Dawn

Pakistan's biggest English daily Dawn reported on LSBF's MoU signing with CIMA for the Middle-East, South Asia and North Africa region.

NOV 2013
22

The Telegraph

LSBF was mentioned in an article about online MBAs published today by The Daily Telegraph.

NOV 2013
22

Scholarship-Positions.com

The Scholarship-Positions.com website reported on LSBF's Springboard Scholarship on Friday, the 22nd of November.

NOV 2013
21

Daily Mirror (Sri Lanka)

Daily Mirror (Sri Lanka) chronicled the cementing of ties between LSBF and CIMA by featuring their signing of a Memorandum of Understanding in Colombo.

NOV 2013
19

Daily Financial Times

LSBF's signing of a Memorandum of Understanding with CIMA for the Middle-East, South Asia and North Africa regions was reported in Sri Lanka's Daily Financial Times.

NOV 2013
18

Real Business

Study InterActive Managing Director Vitaly Klopot was featured in Real Business in which he wrote an article on e-commerce shaping today's higher education economy.

NOV 2013
15

University World News

LSBF Rector & CEO Prof Maurits Van Rooijen's article on higher education leadership was published on the University World News website.

NOV 2013
15

NQ Magazine

The November 2013 edition of NQ Magazine featured a piece titled 'Your Time is Now!' by LSBF Founder and Executive Chairman Aaron Etingen on accountant entrepreneurs.

NOV 2013
15

NQ Magazine

LSBF Head of Research Dr. Steve Priddy penned a piece title 'Sustainability, accounting, language and law' in the November 2013 edition of NQ Magazine.

NOV 2013
13

Evening Standard

LSBF's 'Learn Then Earn' Springboard Scholarship programme was mentioned in the Evening Standard on Wednesday, the 13th of November.

NOV 2013
12

The Guardian

LSBF Head of Career Services & Employability Nadim Choudhury participated in a Guardian Q&A as one of a panel discussing how to manage workplace stress on Tuesday, the 12th of November.

NOV 2013
10

Salford Online

A news piece regarding LSBF's Springboard Scholarship programme was published in Salford Online on Sunday, the 10th of November.

NOV 2013
7

Bolton FM

Prof Maurits Van Rooijen was interviewed by Bolton FM’s Kevan Williams about LSBF’s ‘Learn Then Earn’ Springboard Scholarship.

NOV 2013
7

The Thread Radio

The Thread Radio’s Nick Hawkins hosted a show that featured LSBF’s Springboard Scholarship.

NOV 2013
7

Big City Radio

LSBF Rector & CEO Prof Maurits Van Rooijen spoke to Big City Radio’s John Taylor regarding LSBF’s new ‘Learn Then Earn’ proposition for prospective students.

NOV 2013
7

Express FM

Express FM Portsmouth’s Phill Russell interviewed LSBF Rector & CEO Prof Maurits Van Rooijen about the Springboard Scholarship on Thursday, the 7th of November.

NOV 2013
7

BDaily Business News

LSBF’s Springboard Scholarship was covered in the BDaily by Steve Goszka in an article covering the ‘Learn Then Earn’ platform that LSBF is now offering students.

NOV 2013
1

CNBC Africa

E.L.I.T.E.S Lead Management and Leadership Coach James Gow and Business Management tutor Dr. Colm Hickey were interviewed by Nozipho Mbanjwa live on CNBC Africa's 'Beyond Markets' show on Friday, the 1st of November.

NOV 2013
1

The Guardian

LSBF group Managing Director Valery Kisilevsky participated in a Guardian Q&A as one of a panel discussing the role of virtual offices.

OCT 2013
31

European Association for International Education

The EAIE featured an article by Prof Maurits Van Rooijen, winner of the 2013 EAIE Constance Meldrum Award for Vision and Leadership, on what globalisation really means for higher education.

OCT 2013
30

The Telegraph

The Telegraph featured a comment from Prof Maurits Van Rooijen on the specific merits of MBAs and Master’s degrees.

OCT 2013
27

Financial Times

LSBF was mentioned in the Financial Times by Madison Marriage in an article about a high-profile Chinese delegation’s two-day visit to study mergers and acquisitions.

OCT 2013
23

Expresso Breakfast TV Show

E.L.I.T.E.S Lead Management and Leadership Coach James Gow and Business Management tutor Dr Colm Hickey were interviewed by presenter Graeme Richards live at the Expresso Breakfast TV Show in Cape Town, South Africa.

OCT 2013
18

The Guardian

LSBF’s Head of Research, Dr Steve Priddy, was featured in The Guardian by Alison Coleman in an article on techniques to make businesses more efficient.

OCT 2013
15

Business Day

Business Day, a national daily newspaper in South Africa interviewed E.L.I.T.E.S’ Lead Management and Leadership Programme coach James Gow about the programme.

OCT 2013
15

The National

The National published an article on how London is seeking to establish itself as the European hub of Islamic finance including a supporting comment from LSBF’s Sahar Ata.

OCT 2013
14

Real Business

Real Business published an article on the importance of exporting education to other countries and named LSBF as a popular school amongst international students.

OCT 2013
9

Fin24

Fin24, South Africa’s leading and biggest source of business, economics and finance news, published a news piece on the E.L.I.T.E.S Management and Leadership tour of South Africa.

OCT 2013
9

BBC World

BBC World featured a comment from LSBF lecturer Paul Bisping in their article about currency markets this week (in Spanish).

OCT 2013
8

The Guardian

LSBF CEO Aaron Etingen took part in a Guardian Q&A as one of a panel of business experts to comment on the role of investment in business.

OCT 2013
3

PQ Magazine

The latest issue of PQ magazine has several LSBF mentions including LSBF lecturer Francis Braganza on the front cover, a news story about LSBF’s new LAT programme on page 8, a feature on iOS on page 21 and a feature by LSBF lecturer Martin Jones on page 27.

OCT 2013
2

Tech Zone

Tech Zone covered LSBF’s deal with Microsoft to provide HND students with Surface 2 Tablets.

OCT 2013
1

E.L.I.T.E.S in South Africa

LFC E.L.I.T.E.S launch in South Africa, the institution created in collaboration between LSBF and Liverpool FC, was covered in this video shared on YouTube.

OCT 2013
1

Financial Times

LSBF and the Global University Systems were mentioned in the Financial Times by Della Bradshaw in an article about German business schools.

SEPT 2013
25

Channel 5 UK

LSBF Students filmed interviews for Channel Five news this week. Three female students were asked to give their views on prospects for women in business today.

SEPT 2013
25

E.L.I.T.E.S International Press Coverage

The LFC E.L.I.T.E.S course in South Africa was covered in the press by The South African

The Management and Leadership programmes took place in Aalborg, Denmark last month. Jesper Christiansen, a participant on the E.L.I.T.E.S Management and Leadership Programme and News Director at the TV2/Nord channel in Denmark wrote about his experience in the LFC Danish Supporters magazine and TV2Nord also filmed that for their evening show. You can watch the footage here

SEPT 2013
24

The Ministry of Education & Science, Georgia

The Ministry of Education and Science, Georgia featured a news article on the Memorandum of Understanding in the field of education signed between them and LSBF.

SEPT 2013
23

Real Business

Real Business published an opinion article by LSBF Head of Career Services & Employability, Nadim Choudhury. In the article, Nadim discussed how graduate employability can be improved through collaboration between universities and businesses.

SEPT 2013
11

Kickoff.com

Kickoff.com covered the E.L.I.T.E.S programme being implemented across South Africa. The five-day accredited Management and Leadership programmes will be delivered by Liverpool FC coaches and LSBF management tutors at the High Performance Centre in Johannesburg, Moses Mabhida Stadium in Durban and Cape Town Stadium

SEPT 2013
10

The Green Market Oracle

The Green Market Oracle published an article on LSBF’s MBA Specialisation in Carbon Management

SEPT 2013
5

Financial Times

Financial Times covered the recent bail out of Gisma by GUS - the group that encompasses LSBF, FBT, InterActive, LCCA, The Language Gallery and ELITES, with a global presence and over 38,000 current students from 150 countries across the globe. GUS aims at empowering higher education institutions, such as GISMA, with the tools needed to gain global presence.

SEPT 2013
4

GISMA

The acquisition of GISMA by our group was covered by Bloomberg Business Week , Education Investor , The PIE News and Study Travel Magazine

AUG 2013
30

Social Media Portal

Social Media Portal wrote a feature on LSBF’s ‘Be who you want to be in business’ integrated marketing campaign.

AUG 2013
28

PQ Magazine

LSBF has had several mentions in the September edition of PQ Magazine. On page 8 PQ printed a picture of Aaron Etingen and President of the Students Association, Asmat Ulah with LSBF's Queen's Award. On the same page they also mentioned LSBF's eCornell + ACCA course. On page 12 PQ covered the ACCA graduation ceremony at LSBF Singapore. On page 14 you will find an article written by LSBF Senior Lecturer, Francis Braganza, on how to tackle the Financial Reporting paper.

AUG 2013
23

The Guardian

At the end of August The Guardian published an article on SME market research featuring a supporting comment from LSBF lecturer Jose Scheuer.

AUG 2013
21

Real Business Magazine

Real Business Magazine published an article written by our Rector & CEO Maurits van Rooijen on the economy of immigration article.

AUG 2013
18

Social Media Portal

Social Media Portal covered LSBF's 2013 Animal Facts clearing campaign and discussed the digital and traditional marketing approaches used to reach undergraduates.

AUG 2013
15

The Guardian

This August LSBF's Dr Steve Priddy featured in The Guardian's article about whether climate bonds could pave the way to a low-carbon economy.

AUG 2013
9

The PIE News

LSBF's CEO and founder, Aaron Etingen was discussed in The PIE News' profile on international education entrepreneurs. The article discussed Aaron's background, how he went about founding LSBF and his plans for the future development of the company.

AUG 2013
9

Training Journal Magazine

Dr Steve Priddy's article on Capacity Building was featured in the August edition of Training Journal magazine and on their website. TJ magazine were very interested in the article and are already looking forward to future pieces from Dr.Priddy.

AUG 2013
9

The Guardian

In early August The Guardian published a blog written by Dr Steve Priddy on career opportunities in the energy sector.

AUG 2013
9

Study Travel Magazine

LSBF's new partnership with the London Academy of Training (LAT) was covered by Study Travel Magazine with a supporting comment from LSBF CEO and Rector, Maurits van Rooijen.

AUG 2013
8

The Guardian Small Business Network

LCCA Senior Lecturer Lee Yi took part in the Guardian Small Business Network Q&A live on the Guardian website as one of a panel of experts on the travel and hospitality industry. The panel answered questions and gave advice on how to start up a travel business.

AUG 2013
6

i-Magazine

i-Magazine published an article written by LSBF’s Rector & CEO Prof Maurits van Rooijen entitled ‘The Reinvention of Learning’.

AUG 2013
2

The Guardian

Finance lecturer at LSBF, Jonathan Price was interviewed by The Guardian newspaper this week for a story on investment policy and pension funds. To read the full article, click here.

JULY 2013
31

NQ Magazine

NQ Magazine also featured several LSBF mentions in its July edition. On page 4 NQ Magazine covered the LSBF School of Entrepreneurship along with a picture of CEO Aaron Etingen, Rector & CEO Maurits van Rooijen and Sir Richard Branson. On page 14 you will find a piece on LSBF's eCornell courses.

JULY 2013
29

E.L.I.T.E.S

Our ELITES programme, delivered in partnership with Liverpool Football Club, is going to Scandinavia! Following the success of highly-acclaimed pilot programmes at Liverpool Football Club Academy in June, it will be the first time the programme will be delivered outside the UK. The story made headlines in the UK and internationally on websites such as FC Business, The Business Desk and Champion News.

JULY 2013
17

The PIE News

International education news publication The PIE News covered the rebranding of the LSBF School of English to The Language Gallery.

TLG managing director, Fay Drewry told The PIE all about how the new name attempts to capture TLG's extended offerings and pay homage to the history of Bloomsbury, London – the location of its first school.

JUNE 2013
28

Education Investor

Education Investor printed an article about LSBF's partnership with Cornell University and the online eCornell courses available to students. The article included a quote from Chief Executive at InterActive, Dan Sommers. Education Investor also published an article on access to student loans for students in private higher education, which included a quote from CEO and Rector for LSBF, Maurits van Rooijen.

JUNE 2013
24

Richard Branson on entrepreneur.com

A blog post on entrepreneur.com signed by Richard Branson referenced his meeting with LSBF and discussed the programs we have in place to help budding entrepreneurs.

JUNE 2013
18

 

Bay TV Liverpool reported on the new E.L.I.T.E.S global training and education initiative created by LSBF and Liverpool Football Club which explores the transferrable skills within the world of sport and business.

JUNE 2013
15

The Daily Telegraph

The Daily Telegraph published a special report on Oil and Gas MBAs, featuring LSBF's Global MBA (Oil Gas & Energy Management) in an interview with Director of Research, Dr Steve Priddy. The report discussed the growth in specialist MBAs and detailed the areas covered by LSBF's program which is offered as a part-time or distance learning course.

JUNE 2013
8

University World News

University World News published an article on e-learning through public-private partnerships written by LSBF Rector & CEO Maurits Van Rooijen.
"E-learning is certainly something that all higher education leaders should be considering as an alternative tool for expanding global reach."

JUNE 2013
7

Richard Branson’s Virgin Blog

LSBF’s exclusive video interview with Richard Branson was published by Branson’s own Virgin Entrepreneur Blog. During the interview conducted by David Blunkett MP, Sir Richard Branson discussed the role of education in providing support for young entrepreneurs.

JUNE 2013
6

 

Times Higher Education featured the LSBF video interview with Richard Branson in its own weekly roundup. During the interview conducted by David Blunkett MP, Sir Richard Branson discussed the role of education in providing support for young entrepreneurs.

MAY 2013
31

Richard Branson speaks exclusively to LSBF

The Telegraph and Yahoo both showed an interest in comments made by Richard Branson in our exclusive LSBF video interview conducted by former Education Secretary David Blunkett MP. Sir Richard Branson shared with us how he wished he had been able to attend university in his thirties and discussed universities' invaluable role in providing mentors for young entrepreneurs.

MAY 2013
30

Liverpool Daily Post

Following LSBF's announcement of their partnership with Liverpool Football club to deliver a series of leadership and management training programmes, Helen Davies from the Liverpool Daily Post discusses how these transferrable skills can be beneficial to businesses.

MAY 2013
29

LSBF join forces with Cornell University

The joint venture between LSBF and Cornell University to form the eCornell range of online executive programmes to meet the needs of professionals and deliver more programmes in new markets was covered by numerous publications including Education Investor, The PIE News, Hotel Owner and Brazilian business newspaper Valor Econômico.

MAY 2013
23

Scholarship Awarded by LSBF

Russian publication Rossiskaya Gazeta (Российская газета) announced that student Daria Bederak from Yekaterinburg was awarded a three month scholarship to LSBF after winning a People's Choice Award for her report on Economic Divergence.

MAY 2013
8

Colombian publication Universia asks what role social media plays in university management and lists LSBF amongst top universities such as Harvard and MIT as the institution with the third most Facebook fans at 183,000.

MAY 2013
3

The Financial Times mentioned LSBF in an article about the cultural and economic impact that the student community has had on the property market in certain areas of central London.

APRIL 2013
30

INFO Magazine

INFO Magazine, a publication produced by the French Chamber of Commerce in the UK, ran an article about our Women in Business Scholarship in their latest issue. The magazine is distributed to decision makers in France and in the UK and is also available on the Eurostar and in Air France Business Class: .

APRIL 2013
24

LSBF's new Affiliate Marketing programme

LSBF's new Affiliate Marketing programme, launched in conjunction with global performance network, Affiliate Window, has been featured in various online marketing publications including Econsultancy, TheDrum, Affiliates4u.com, and AffiliateWindow.

APRIL 2013
22

LSBF Wins Queens awards

LSBF has been featured in top UK publications after being presented with the 2013 Queen's Award for Enterprise. Publications such as the Financial Times and The London Gazette mentioned LSBF as one of the UK companies who have been recognised for their exceptional contribution to the British economy.
Online news sites, such as Yahoo News and ThePieNews featured articles about the developments and business achievements that led LSBF to win the accolade.

APRIL 2013
2

Education Investor

LSBF’s venture on the Publishing market has been featured in the April 2013 issue of the Education Investor magazine. The article also mentions the recently announced partnership between LSBF and Liverpool Football Clubs, which saw the development of the E.L.I.T.E.S. and the development of management and leadership programmes.

MAR 2013
23

INFO magazine

LSBF's Executive Education programmes in digital marketing, e-commerce and online media were mentioned in the business magazine INFO.

Anton, Baboglo, Managing director said: “Our programmes can be taken at LSBF’s London campus as well as online - an approach that helps education fit around the life of professionals who cannot commit to a long-term, full-time programme”

MAR 2013
21

The PIE Review

Entrepreneur Aaron Etingen, who's the Founder and Executive Chairman of LSBF, reveals his recipe for global school success in an exclusive interview with the The PIE Review magazine, the leading publication for professionals in international education.

Mr Etingen said: “We can stay a little bit ahead of the curve: we know that this is what the student needs because we spoke to their future employers”

MAR 2013
18

LSBF Canada and British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT) partnership

With the launch of a new, exclusive programme in the Canadian market, the new partnership between LSBF Canada and British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT) has been covered by in major Canadian and UK online media, including Yahoo UK, Ewallstreet, Businessmax, Globe Advisor, Education Investor and The PIE News.

MAR 2013
11

Partnership with Liverpool FC

The joint venture announced in March by LSBF and Liverpool Football Club was widely covered in the international and education media. Yahoo Finance, Education Investor and The PIE News, Liverpool Daily Post and World Football Insider featured stories about the new range of programmes which will be offered by the new venture E.L.I.T.E.S.

LSBF’s Founder and Executive Chairman, Aaron Etingen, has built up the business school to become a significant operator over a 10-year period. He said, “We’re extremely proud to have entered this partnership with Liverpool FC. Both LSBF and the Club have put a lot of effort into the development of the programmes, which are unique to the market.”

MAR 2013
10

Edudemic

Several universities have already implemented successful Career Services on social media. With the help of the careers team at LSBF, the education website Edudemic lists the reasons why universities should consider integrating 5 social media channels into their Career Services.

Nadim Choudhury, Head of Career Services and Employability at LSBF, comments: “A Twitter account instantly allows the careers team to connect with students, post job opportunities and highlight relevant internships with SME’s within the world of business at an international level.”

MAR 2013
7

Online MBA

With almost half a million users across more than 30 social media channels worldwide, LSBF has made it to the 5th position in the ranking of the world’s most social media friendly business schools.

In a research that collected data from more than 300 of the top international business schools in the world, LSBF has emerged as one of the institutions that are leading the way on innovation and online student engagement.

To see the full ranking, click here.

MAR 2013
2

The Money Show

LSBF Rector and CEO Prof. Maurits Van Rooijen was interviewed by a team of producers from the largest Persian-speaking TV channel for The Money Show. The report discusses LSBF's innovative approach to education, investment and e-learning.

MAR 2013
1

PQ Accountant Magazine

LSBF has been mentioned on several articles in the March edition of the PQ Magazine.

The first article covers this year’s PQ Awards, mentioning LSBF’s winners and recognizing our Founder & Chairman Aaron Etingen as PQ Champion for our support towards the magazine

The second article covers LSBF’s online contest “What is your top ACCA tip” where students share their inspiring ACCA tips to win a free online ACCA paper.

The magazine also features the article “Putting it on ICE”, written by LSBF’s Senior ACCA Tutor Martin Jones. In his piece, Martin addresses the question of what properties can be classified as investment properties.

To read all articles, click here.

Feb 2013
28

Live Better Magazine

Dr Steve Priddy, Head of Research at our Business School, has written an article about Carbon Entrepreneurship for the Live Better Magazine. In his piece, Dr Priddy talks about the difference between the concepts of Carbon Management and Carbon Entrepreneurship, covering the latest trends and best examples in the industry.

To read the full article, click here.

Feb 2013
27

Accounting Today

The launch of InterActive’s Online TV Channel has been covered by the Accounting Today magazine.

“The channel is part of the school’s continuing efforts to enhance students’ online learning experience and was created to provide greater learning opportunities for students worldwide. The phenomenon of online learning has been growing in the past year with the expansion of massive open online courses, or MOOCs, which are available at an increasing number of prominent universities”, says the article.

To read the full article, click here.

Feb 2013
27

Education Investor

The appointment of Clive Bullen, LSBF’s new Director of Publishing, has been featured in the Education Investor Magazine, one of the leading publications in the education business sector.

To read more, visit the Education Investor website.

Feb 2013
22

Manchester Evening News

The Open Day hosted by LSBF in city of Manchester was featured in local newspaper Manchester Evening News.

“The city centre campus in Manchester also has a specialist careers department to pinpoint what today’s employers are looking for with additional training tailored to individual needs, and covers including like leadership skills, interview techniques and social media.”

The full article can be accessed here.

Feb 2013
21

International Journal of Disclosure and Governance

LSBF’s Vice-Rector, Prof James Kirkbride, had a paper published in the International Journal of Disclosure and Governance.

Entitled "Collibration as an alternative regulatory approach for remuneration governance: a contextual analysis of Australia", the study involved colleagues from the Universities of Sydney and the Australian Business School at New South Wales.

Prof Kirkbride’s findings were originally shared at a conference at the centre for Governance Research at the University of Birmingham, and the paper was one selected from the conference for publication.

To access the paper, click here.

Feb 2013
21

Accountant Middle East

The launch of LSBF and InterActive’s new online IATV was announced by Accountant Middle East, a leading accountancy magazine in the Middle East.

“LSBF and InterActive have produced a wide range of quality videos with great content, which will now be available to anyone around the world. ACCA tuition will now be accessible at any time during our students’ increasingly busy and hectic lives”, says LSBF’s award-winning ACCA tutor Francis Braganza.

The full article can be found here.

Feb 2013
18

The Daily Telegraph

In an article about career and postgraduate study, the leading British newspaper Daily Telegraph featured LSBF as one of the institutions leading the way in the specialist MBA market.

“In an increasingly competitive marketplace, specialist knowledge can certainly help a candidate stand out, and to meet this demand courses are emerging in an increasingly diverse variety of sectors. LSBF offers a range of specialisations for its global MBA, including entrepreneurship, carbon management and international business”

The article was published in both the print and online versions of the paper.

Feb 2013
16

Daily Telegraph

LSBF’s Online Global MBA has been listed by British newspaper Daily Telegraph in its MBA Supplement. The article, which covered distance learning, can be accessed here.

Feb 2013
8

Edudemic

In an article about e-learning, Vitaly Klopot, Managing Director of InterActive, give advice on the Five Things To Consider Before Teaching An Online Course. The article has been featured on Edudemic online magazine focused on new trends in education.

Mr Klopot said: “the platform in which your online course will be delivered should create and provide dynamic, targeted interactions with a comprehensive approach. It should be flexible enough to be accessible from anywhere in the world and on any device”. Read more

Feb 2013
1

PQ Accountant Magazine

The launch of the 3rd Generation of LSBF and InterActive’s Online ACCA has been featured once again in the PQ Accountant Magazine, a leading publication in the accountancy market. 

Rob Sowerby, Director of Professional Courses, said: “We were the first to offer an online ACCA tuition product. This is the third generation of our online products and benefits from the feedback gained from satisfied students”.

The full story can be accessed here.

Jan 2013
24

BizDaily Singapore

After the visit of LSBF’s Rector & CEO, Prof Maurits Van Rooijen, to Singapore, leading business newspaper BizDaily published the story “LSBF Gears for Big Plans in Southeast Asia” which focuses on LSBF’s plans to expand its current operations in Singapore and Southeast Asian markets.

“LSBF has a global reputation for education and skills development, whereas Singapore is a hub for educational excellence. What we have to offer here is unique: innovative and relevant academic and professional learning, combined with strong career development opportunities,” said Prof Van Rooijen.

Jan 2013
22

The Guardian

Leading newspaper The Guardian published the article “Master the differences” about specialist MBA programmes. LSBF was mentioned as one of the leading institutions which have developed and introduced a wide range of pathways and specialisations for its Masters degrees and MBAs. This article appeared in the print and online versions of The Guardian.

Jan 2013
21

Accountant Middle East

LSBF’s online contest for ACCA students has been featured at the Accountant Middle East, the leading accountancy magazine in the region. To enter the contest, participants must submit their top ACCA exam tip. The winner will receive a free online ACCA paper, delivered via the e-learning platform InterActive. The story can be accessed here.

Jan 2013
20

Edudemic

Accountancy faculties from LSBF and its academic partner FBT were featured in the article “Blogs Math And Accounting Students Should Follow”, published on Edudemic, a news portal covering innovation and technology for the education market. The article points out a selection of six reliable and engaging accounting blogs for students to use and broaden their industry knowledge.

Jan 2013
16

PQ Accountant Magazine

LSBF Accountancy Faculty gave their opinion and feedback about the latest CIMA Exams in an article published in the January issue of PQ Accountant, a leading magazine in the UK accountancy industry. You may access the full interview with Peter Stewart, tutor and Director of CIMA programme at LSBF, here.

Jan 2013
15

Study Travel Magazine

Study Travel Magazine, a business publication targeted at education professionals and agents, announced the appointment of Professor Dr Maurits Van Rooijen as new CEO & Rector of LSBF in their January issue. With a career spanning 25 years as an international educator, Prof Van Rooijen joined LSBF to expand innovation and academic development worldwide.

Jan 2013
14

Far Eastern Business Review

After an interview with LSBF Rector and CEO, Prof Maurits Van Rooijen, Singapore-based Far Eastern Business Review magazine published an article about the institution's plans to strengthen its operations in the education market in South East Asia.

“When we opened our Singapore institute, the country was an in-demand destination for students around the Asia-Pacific region, which was one of the main reasons why we have selected it as our entry point into the region. We now want to make Singapore an attractive destination to students from around the globe”, said Prof Van Rooijen.

The full article can be accessed here.

Jan 2013
12

Accountant Middle East

News website Accountant Middle East published a story about the 3rd Generation of Online ACCA programmes, launched by LSBF in partnership with the award-winning e-learning platform InterActive.

Rob Sowerby, Director of Professional Courses at LSBF, commented: “The new product is designed to focus on two key issues. Firstly we have greatly improved the level of interaction between student and tutor. Secondly we have developed a clear study path that maximises the chances of the exam success.”

Jan 2013
11

Education Investor

The launch of the LSBF Summer Business School has been featured in an Education Investor article. The piece explains how the structure of the programme works and our expectations for the first intake. The article also mentions the recent launch of the 3rd Generation of LSBF’s Online ACCA programmes.

Jan 2013
4

Education Asia Journal

Education Asia Journal interviewed LSBF's Rector and CEO, Prof Maurits Van Rooijen to share his views about education and how LSBF is contributing to society. The article covers the school's global corporate and academic development, as well as its operations in Asia.

"As an educational institute, we want to develop responsible global citizens, who are keen to make a positive contribution and influence tomorrow's world. It is my dream to see our graduates use their talent, knowledge and networks wisely to make a difference to society", said Prof Van Rooijen.

Jan 2013
3

The PIE News

Covering news and business analysis for professionals in international education, The PIE News in January published an extensive article about education institutions which are growing and strengthening its operations in the global market.

“UK-based LSBF has also marked itself out as a key player in the private HE space, growing its programme base since 2003 to offer undergraduate and postgraduate degrees as well as professional qualification training. In 2010-11 it opened new campuses in Birmingham, Singapore, Toronto bringing the total to nine, and catered to 25,000 students in 2011 (also via its e-learning platform, Interactive) – up from 17,000”, said the article.

The full story can be accessed here.

 
Dec 2012
29

Edudemic

An Edudemic article entitled 7 Ways Universities can Effectively Use Social Media features LSBF’s pioneering use of technology and social networks to deliver and expand the access to education worldwide as well as the way we help to improve and develop the careers of students worldwide.

Dec 2012
28

Valor Econômico

LSBF was mentioned by Valor Econômico, the most influential business newspaper in Brazil. The school was portrayed as one of the top international institutions that are offering scholarships and bursaries for masters and MBA students.

Dec 2012
21

Accountancy Live

The accountancy news site Accountancy live published a story about the 3rd Generation of Online ACCA programmes, launched by LSBF in partnership with the award-winning e-learning platform InterActive earlier in the December 2012

Dec 2012
12

Education Investor

The December 2012 issue of the Education Investor magazine featured LSBF in an extensive article entitled "Growth, growth, growth". The piece reflects LSBF's latest achievements, academic quality and the exponential growth that the school has had over the last years.

"To come into a place where you have to continually think outside the box and do something different is very stimulating", said LSBF's CEO & Rector Prof Maurits Van Rooijen.

The online version of the article can be accessed here.

Nov 2012
27

BBC China

Aiming to inspire the new generation of Chinese students who are in the UK to further their careers, LSBF hosted on 1st December a lecture with Han Geng, one of China's most influential celebrities. Prior to the event, Han Geng visited the LSBF campuses in London and met fans, students, staff and journalists from several Chinese media outlets, including BBC China.

Nov 2012
21

LSBF 360° Degrees launched in Pakistan

LSBF and UKTI hosted an event to launch the 360° Degrees in Pakistan. The potential opportunities for Pakistani students as well as for development of bilateral business have been featured in The News, Business Recorder, The Express Tribune, Pakistan today and Dawn.

Francis Campbell, Director for UK Trade and Investment, said: "With so many Pakistani students having studied or studying at British educational institutions in the UK, we have developed very good cultural ties with your country, so now we need to translate those cultural ties into business ties."

Nov 2012
1

LSBF new Rector & CEO in the media

The appointment of the new Rector and CEO of LSBF, Professor Maurits Van Rooijen, has been widely covered by the Global educational media. Prof Van Rooijen was interviewed by the Higher Times Education and The Pie News

Prof Van Rooijen said: "The opportunities e-learning brings to higher education are comparable to the invention of book printing (in the 15th century). I want to look at how young people embrace modern technology, especially when it comes to the acquisition of knowledge."

October 2012
10

Education Investor

London School of Business and Finance was listed as one of the 10 remaining institutions for the London Metropolitan Clearing House after a further 2 private institutions have been dropped.

August 2012
16

The Independent

Dr. Ann Thorne, Executive Dean at LSBF was interviewed in the Independent for a clearing special.

Dr Thorne is quoted in saying: "We don't necessarily build on a historical background, but look at what the students require for their future careers. Most universities have a static campus, but LSBF is lean and flexible, so we can to where the market is – for example we're setting up shop in Birmingham [to meet health sector demand]."

August 2012
1

Student Accountant

Nadim Choudhury, Head of Career Services was interviewed in a feature on returning to studying after a break in the Student Account magazine.

Mr Choudhury says: “ACCA exams are intensive and you need to be mentally prepared to study hard and manage your time accordingly.”

June 2012
27

Nigerian Guardian News

The London School of Business and Finance in partnership with UK Trade and Investment hosted a Global Business Summit in Lagos, bringing together some of the world’s top businesses alongside the highest calibre of young professionals.

The event also included, inspirational keynote speakers from top international organisations including JP Morgan and the Chartered Institute of Bankers; and effective networking opportunities with managers and executives in the field, as well as LSBF professionals, online and on-campus students, and alumni.

Read more here:
Nigerian Guardian News
African Manager

May 2012
28

Bay TV

LSBF’s recent HOPE appeal football match at Anfield, Liverpool’s Premier Football stadium, was featured on Bay TV in Liverpool, who have included a video about our match.

May 2012
25

Delhi Times (Times of India)

LSBF’s recent seminar on Sport Management was mentioned in Delhi Times (Times of India), the premier newspaper in India as well as on the Kishori Lal Sagar Foundation website

May 2012
03

The Times Higher Education

LSBF’s partnership with London Metropolitan University has been mentioned in a brief in The Times Higher Education’s Campus Round- Up

May 2012
01

The Pie News

LSBF’s interview with Tony Blair has been featured in The Pie News in an article about the importance of international education to the British economy.

April 2012
29

The Times Higher Education

During a wide-ranging interview with LSBF’s Visiting Lecturer, and Former UK Home Secretary and Education Minister, The Rt Hon David Blunkett MP, UK’s Former Prime Minister Tony Blair praised LSBF for its global professional skills development and its use of technology to deliver education worldwide.

In the interview, Blunkett and Blair discuss high profile issues in higher education, ranging from graduate employment and the need for professional skills in today’s job market, to technology in education and the global economy.

Reflecting on the way LSBF applies professional skills development in its programmes, Tony Blair said this was a key requirement in education institutions, which must ensure “how and what they are educating people has some realistic application in the world of work”.

LSBF’s interview with Tony Blair has been featured In The Times Higher Education.

April 2012
19

The Times

LSBF have been featured on The Times today in an article about Islamic Banking. The senior lecturer Sahar Ata spoke on behalf of LSBF.

April 2012
19

Education Investor

LSBF were mentioned on the Education Investor website regarding our recent partnership with London Metropolitan University.

Professor James Kirkbride, vice rector of the London School of Business and Finance said: “Partnerships in higher education work because they are based on each institution bringing their respective strengths to the table for collective success.” Read the full story here

Apr 2012
12

The Independent MBA supplement

Nadim Choudhury, Head of Career Services was quoted in The Independent MBA supplement on drop out figures of students on MBA courses. In a world where MBAs are expensive and resource intensive, having the staying power to complete courses can be tough. In the context of how schools can improve drop rates across MBA programmes and offer flexibility, he said, “Most good MBA programmes allow students to drop out and come back when ready”.

Apr 2012
1

Study Travel Magazine

LSBF was featured at featured in April'sStudy Travel Magazine at Bangkok's Alphe Asia conference

Mar 2012
22

Zawya

Sahar Ata, a senior lecturer on Islamic Finance spoke to the Islamic online newspaper, Zawya on the development of the Islamic finance market.

Sahar Ata said: "Egypt will be a great force in steering Islamic finance in a different direction. We will see the development of new products as the market which Islamic finance will serve is a different clientele, and will be needed to solve different problems. Al Azhar University in Cairo should play a role in developing Islamic finance in the country,"

Mar 2012
21

The Independent

Nadim Choudhury, Head of Career Services, advises MBA students to spend time nurturing their online presence to maximise their employability.

"See it as an extension of your normal networking," says Choudhury.  No aimless blogging or pointless posts though, or any genuine insights will sink without trace. LinkedIn leads the field in professional networking and is the most popular shop window for many recruiters. Some employers even conduct informal interviews via LinkedIn before meeting candidates in person. Read the full story in the Independent

Mar 2012
21

The Guardian

LSBF’s Global MBA via Facebook was mentioned in The Guardian alongside other high performing and innovative institutions for its use of technology in education and best practice.

Mar 2012
5

Le Figaro

GGSB’s Bachelors in International Business (BIB), delivered at LSBF's London campus, has been ranked 5th best in France by the newspaper Le Figaro, one of the largest and most influential publications in the country.

The undergraduate programme, offered in an exclusive partnership between the two schools, figures amongst some of the best courses in Europe.

To see the full ranking, visit: http://bit.ly/yFC3ak

Feb 2012
23

Accounting Age

For an online Accounting Age feature, Nadim Choudhury, LSBF's Head of Career Services and Employability highlights opportunities for new and young accountants, and advises on relevant qualifications and what the future could hold for their careers.

In particular, Nadim focusses on importance of getting the basics right, and how leadership, time management assertiveness, and skills development are high on the list of requirements. Read more

Feb 2012
15

BBC 4

LSBF's Marble Arch campus and business students were featured in a BBC4 documentary on business etiquette, presented by BAFTA-award winning comedian Jo Brand EXPAND Last year the Marble Arch campus was be visited by BAFTA winning comedian Jo Brand, accompanied by celebrity psychologist Judi James. Showing the lighter side of business behaviour and etiquette, our students part in an experiment about acceptable business behaviour as part of a programme 'Jo Brand on Kissing'.. If you missed it you can watch it on BBC iPlayer.

Jan 2012
31

ACCA Careers.com

Nadim Choudhury, LSBF's Head of Career Services and Employability was featured in a new series on the ACCA Careers website offering advice to students on how to deal with different employment and interview challenges.

The first shed light on how to tackle telephone interviews and revealed secrets on how to handle a difficult interview. Subsequent interviews are below:

  • Your interview day may include lunch or another informal gathering when you meet potential colleagues. Although these occasions are not officially part of the selection process, poor "performance" can hurt your chances. Read some advice on handling Social interviews.
  • Discussions or tasks involving several applicants help recruiters assess how you would perform in the job. We find out what they look for and how to impress them.
  • An interview presentation is the ideal opportunity for you to shine, to showcase yourself and your achievements. It could be what clinches the deal, so you must prepare well and learn to control your nerves.
  • Personality questionnaires are powerful tools that allow employers to predict your behaviour at work. Will you fit into the role? Will you work well with others? Are you a match or will you clash?
Dec 2011
20

HR Magazine: From the C-Suite

What keeps LSBF's CEO and Founder Aaron Etingen awake at night? Aaron says "Balance is key: between operations and innovation; staff satisfaction and productivity; and family and business"

Read his interview in HR Magazine's regular column, From the C-Suite in which a different CEO-level executive each month writes about the big issues/challenges facing their sector and how they are responding.

Dec 2011
1

Graduate Recruiter Magazine (December Edition)

How much does where you study impact upon your career? LSBF's Head of Career Services and Employability, Nadim Choudhury has written for Graduate Recruiter Magazine, on the importance of considering a candidate's overall skill set and not just which institution they attended or what degree level they achieved.

Nov 2011
14

BBC4

LSBF's Marble Arch campus has been visited by BAFTA winning comedian Jo Brand. Jo and the BBC4 production company interviewed a group of LSBF business students about business etiquette. The programme will be aired on BBC4 on 14th February 2012.

Oct 2011
21

The Guardian

Does online career advice work? Nadim Choudhury, Head of LSBF's Career and Employability Services explains to The Guardian and that university careers services need to rethink how they support their students.

Nadim Choudhury tells the Guardian that with students soon to be paying more for their degrees and needing to see a concrete return, university careers advisers will have to up their game. Read his advice.

Oct 2011
17

The Guardian

Universities must build more industry links to improve graduate employability, LSBF's Vice-Rector Prof James Kirkbride tells the Guardian.

Opinion may vary as to how much is too much to pay for a university degree, but as LSBF's Vice-Rector, Prof James Kirkbride explains in an opinion piece in the Guardian, many in higher education welcome the extent to which tuition fee reform has put the spotlight on the employability record of degree programmes.

Oct 2011
14

Expansion

Spanish newspaper Expansion has featured LSBF as part of an article on international business schools in Spain.

Oct 2011
13

The Independent

The Independent's MBA Guide featured LSBF graduate Puneet Jaggi, who set up his own business after completing his MBA with us. Jaggi was interviewed by the Independent as a successful LSBF Alumni whose company, Travel Decorum, is an agency specialising in travel niches.

Oct 2011
12

Daily Telegraph

LSBF's Careers Services and network of global partners has been featured as part of The Daily Telegraph's Career Supplement and article "Insider tips for whizz-kids"..

Oct 2011
1

Teaser (October Edition)

LSBF partner college, SFD London's director, Dr Neri Karra talks about the business of fashion in the German design and fashion magazine Teaser.

Sep 2011
30

Bloomberg Business Week

LSBF Group Managing Director, Valery Kisilevsky was interviewed by Bloomberg Business Week on LSBF's newly launched 360° programme and explains the rationale behind the ground-breaking job guarantee programme.

He tells Bloomberg that the rationale behind the ground-breaking programme is a response to the fact that the UK is facing a difficult period with graduate employment as there are about 2 million graduates without jobs, and LSBF wanted to offer a solution for its graduates.

Sep 2011
23

Business Insider

LSBF's 360° UG programme was featured in the Business Insider

Sep 2011
7

Graduate Fog

LSBF's innovative new 360° programme, with its unique Graduate Guarantee, was featured on the Graduate Fog website.

Sep 2011
3

Valor Economico

LSBF Canada Manager Director, Yuliya Etingen has been interviewed by Valor Economico, a leading Brazilian newspaper, discussing future ventures and LSBF programmes for the Brazilian market (published in Portuguese).

Sep 2011
1

CIMA FM Magazine

With sustainability now a buzzword in business, an increasing number of companies around the world have been turning their attention towards how they can focus on becoming more environmentally sustainable. LSBF's Head of Research, Dr. Steve Priddy talks to CIMA FM Magazine on green reporting.

Aug 2011
31

The Guardian

LSBF's Executive Dean, Dr Ann Thorne joined a live panel of Higher Education policy and decision makers to discuss how universities are evolving and what they need to do to ensure they meet the need of students in the future. Live Q&A discussion

Aug 2011
23

360° Programme in the media

LSBF's innovative 360° programme, with its Graduate Guarantee, has been featured in The Times Higher Magazine as well as several national and international newspapers including the Evening Standard, London's Metro, HR Magazine and the Wall Street Journal.

Aug 2011
17

ArtDesignCafé

LSBF's partner institute, London College of Contemporary Arts (LCCA) Director, and professional Cellist, Sagi Hartov, was interviewed by ArtDesignCafé, a Netherlands-based website focused on arts and professional development content. They spoke about the new online programme, The Enterprise & Entrepreneurship Diploma

Aug 2011
6

Die Welt

Leading German newspaper Die Welt, has visited LSBF and writes about the benefits of studying at LSBF as an international student, following a visit to LSBF's London campus. Read the full translated story here.

Aug 2011
5

The Financial Times

New Masters Ranking: Grenoble Graduate School of Business's Masters in Finance, delivered at LSBF's London campus and GGSB's campus in Grenoble, has been ranked ninth in the world in its category by the Financial Times.

Jul 2011
21

Times Higher Education

Vice-Rector, Prof James Kirkbride tells the THE that partnerships between public and private institutions are key to weathering these uncertain times.

As debate continues over the future of higher education in the UK, we must eschew the "us and them" tendency that has characterised so much of the commentary to date on the relationship between public and private universities. Read more

Jul 2011
10

New York Times

LSBF's newest campus in Singapore has opened to huge success with over a thousand students registered on courses the first few weeks. Our Singapore launch generated coverage in the New York Times via the International Herald Tribune, Forbes as well as 39 other blog and online news sites.

Jul 2011
5

The Independent

Choosing a business Masters is like a marriage, say career experts, so before taking the plunge, reflect long and hard upon your compatibility. LSBF's Nadim Choudhury, Head of Career Services and Employability advises on how to choose the best business Masters for your needs.

Your Masters will be on your CV for the rest of your life so how do you choose the right course to reap the greatest career rewards? Nadim talks to the Independent Newspaper on how to do it.

Jun 2011
22

Financial Management Magazine

LSBF's Head of Technical Research, Dr Steve Priddy talks to Financial Management Magazine about sustainability and green reporting, and is asked how much further companies need to travel before they make any progress.

Reporter Neil Hodge asks those on the front line of the green business agenda which companies are making the most progress along the road to true sustainability?

Jun 2011
20

New FT Ranking

New FT ranking: GGSB's MSc Finance programme, also delivered at LSBF's London campus has been ranked 6th worldwide by the FT

Jun 2011
20

The Financial Times

LSBF's Head of Professional Programmes in South Asia, Paul Merison tells the FT that where training once focused on accounting techniques and professional exams for classes that were full of men, it now accommodates a wider range of interests. Read the article in the Financial Times.

Jun 2011
19

Sunday Times

As technology and globalisation have changed the world of work, it's also changed the skills employers look for, meaning today's graduates must be comfortable working as part of virtual teams spanning the globe. LSBF's innovative use of technology in education is featured as part of the Sunday Times supplement Ingenious Britain.

Jun 2011
16

The Independent

Nadim Choudhury tells the Independent how helping students to shine and set themselves apart from the rest is high on the agenda of any careers service. Some schools are rethinking tactics and more aggressively promoting students, drawing on employee referrals and alumni connections. Nadim Choudhury, our Head of Careers and Employability has been interviewed as the LSBF expert for the UK's Independent newspaper MBA special supplement.

May 2011
24

Guardian

Once fixated on hiring the cream of the graduate crop, the accountancy profession has been thinking outside the box when it comes to new recruits. LSBF ACCA Tutor Chris Barlow gives some advice and offers industry insight on getting your foot in the door in a live Q&A

May 2011
20

The Times

Group Managing Director, Valery Kisilevsky writes for the Times and says that new relationships between publicly funded institutions and their younger, private sector counterparts are developing every day, and these relationships are based very much on collaboration and mutual benefit.

"Private colleges reinvigorating public universities" is the focus of an article by LSBF's Group Managing Director, Valery Kisilevsky for the business section in the Times, and for the Times Online.

Apr 2011
30

LSBF in Shanghai

LSBF's historic partnership signing with Shanghai University to form a new institute, the Shanghai-London School of Business and Finance was covered in six Chinese newspapers (Shanghai Global Times, Qianlong, China Youth, China.com, Netease, Beelink) and broadcast on SAU TV.

Mar 2011
9

Globe and Mail (Canada)

In line with our continuing commitment to deliver education on a global scale, the London based business school has opened the brand new centre in Toronto; Canada's largest city. Director, LSBF Canada Yuliya Etingen spoke to Canada's leading newspaper Globe and Mail about the diversity and strength of Toronto as a financial centre.