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LSBFMon, 23 Jul 2018 07:24:29 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2018/june-2018/lsbf-singapore-holds-sixth-graduation-ceremonyLSBF Singapore holds sixth Graduation CeremonySingapore, 2 June 2018 – London School of Business and Finance, Singapore, held its sixth Graduation Ceremony at the Mandarin Orchard Hotel.Mon, 18 Jun 2018 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2018/june-2018/lsbf-singapore-holds-sixth-graduation-ceremonyhttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2018/june-2018/lsbf-online-launches-aat-level-4-professional-diplomaLSBF Online launches AAT Level 4 Professional DiplomaLondon, 18 June 2018 – London School of Business and Finance Online (LSBF Online) has today announced the launch of its new AAT Level 4 course.Mon, 18 Jun 2018 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2018/june-2018/lsbf-online-launches-aat-level-4-professional-diplomahttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2018/june-2018/lsbf-and-pq-magazine-host-‘being-global-–-future-proof-your-career’-conferenceLSBF and PQ Magazine host ‘Being Global – Future Proof your Career’ ConferenceLondon, 11 June 2018 - London School of Business and Finance co-hosted a finance and accountancy career conference with PQ Magazine.Mon, 11 Jun 2018 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2018/june-2018/lsbf-and-pq-magazine-host-‘being-global-–-future-proof-your-career’-conferencehttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2018/may-2018/lsbf-singapore-wins-excellence-in-curriculum-and-assessment-at-educationinvestor-asia-awards-2018LSBF Singapore wins Excellence in Curriculum and Assessment at EducationInvestor Asia Awards 2018Singapore, 17 May 2018 - LSBF Singapore won the award for Excellence in Curriculum and Assessment at the EducationInvestor Asia Awards 2018.Thu, 17 May 2018 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2018/may-2018/lsbf-singapore-wins-excellence-in-curriculum-and-assessment-at-educationinvestor-asia-awards-2018http://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2018/may-2018/institute-of-hospitality-ceo-visits-lsbf-in-singaporeInstitute of Hospitality CEO visits LSBF in SingaporeSingapore, 1 May 2018 – London School of Business and Finance (LSBF) in Singapore was recently visited by Peter Ducker, Chief Executive Officer of the Institute of Hospitality (IOH).Tue, 01 May 2018 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2018/may-2018/institute-of-hospitality-ceo-visits-lsbf-in-singaporehttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2018/april-2018/lsbf-in-singapore-honoured-at-amcham-cares-awardLSBF in Singapore honoured at AmCham CARES awardSingapore, 20 April 2018 - London School of Business and Finance (LSBF) in Singapore has received an award from the American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in recognition of its Corporate and Societal Excellence.Fri, 20 Apr 2018 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2018/april-2018/lsbf-in-singapore-honoured-at-amcham-cares-awardhttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2018/april-2018/lsbf-online-holds-successful-open-day-webinar-about-e-learningLSBF Online holds successful Open Day Webinar about e-learningLondon, 13 April 2018 – London School of Business and Finance (LSBF) Online held the Online Programme Open Day Webinar - ‘Explore LSBF’ - on 11 April, introducing the audience to the LSBF’s e-learning platform and methods of teaching.Fri, 13 Apr 2018 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2018/april-2018/lsbf-online-holds-successful-open-day-webinar-about-e-learninghttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2018/march-2018/london-school-of-business-and-finance-in-singapore-receives-new-edutrust-certificationLondon School of Business and Finance in Singapore receives new EduTrust certificationSingapore, 7 March 2018 – London School of Business and Finance in Singapore (LSBF) recently renewed its new EduTrust certification from the Committee for Private Education.Wed, 07 Mar 2018 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2018/march-2018/london-school-of-business-and-finance-in-singapore-receives-new-edutrust-certificationhttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2018/march-2018/higher-education-institutions-launch-wonderwomen-initiative-to-celebrate-international-women’s-weekHigher education institutions launch #WonderWomen initiative to celebrate International Women’s WeekLondon, 2 March 2018 – London School of Business and Finance (LSBF), GISMA Business School, and Toronto School of Management (TSoM) have launched a joint initiative to celebrate International Women’s Week.Fri, 02 Mar 2018 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2018/march-2018/higher-education-institutions-launch-wonderwomen-initiative-to-celebrate-international-women’s-weekhttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2018/february-2018/lsbf-executive-education’s-winter-business-school-delegates-visit-ormiston-wireLSBF Executive Education’s Winter Business School delegates visit Ormiston WireLondon, 27 February 2018 – Delegates from LSBF Executive Education visited Ormiston Wire, a family-owned specialist wire manufacturer in West London, as part of their studies at the Winter Business School (WBS).Tue, 27 Feb 2018 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2018/february-2018/lsbf-executive-education’s-winter-business-school-delegates-visit-ormiston-wirehttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2018/february-2018/lsbf-winter-business-school-delegates-visit-itsu-headquartersLSBF Winter Business School delegates visit ITSU headquartersLondon, 12 February 2018 - On Friday 12 January, LSBF’s delegates visited ITSU headquarters in London. During their visit, they were asked by ITSU’s CFO Ganan Kanagathurai to conduct market research and make presentations based on questions from the company’s management.Mon, 12 Feb 2018 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2018/february-2018/lsbf-winter-business-school-delegates-visit-itsu-headquartershttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2018/february-2018/london-school-of-business-and-finance-shortlisted-at-the-pq-awards-2018London School of Business and Finance shortlisted at the PQ Awards 2018London, 5 February 2018 – London School of Business and Finance (LSBF) is nominated in three categories at PQ Awards 2018, and is now aiming to take home a trophy for the ninth consecutive year.Mon, 05 Feb 2018 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2018/february-2018/london-school-of-business-and-finance-shortlisted-at-the-pq-awards-2018http://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2018/january-2018/london-school-of-business-finance-signs-exclusive-agreement-with-bgccLondon School of Business & Finance signs exclusive agreement with BGCCLondon, 20 January 2018 – London School of Business and Finance (LSBF) has announced an exclusive agreement with the British Georgian Chamber of Commerce (BGCC) to deliver advanced management certificates online.Mon, 22 Jan 2018 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2018/january-2018/london-school-of-business-finance-signs-exclusive-agreement-with-bgcchttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2017/december/lsbf-holds-successful-facebook-live-aat-webinarLSBF holds successful Facebook live AAT webinarLondon, 13 December 2017 – London School of Business and Finance (LSBF) on Wednesday 6 December held a live webinar about the Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT) qualification on Facebook. The live 30 minute session highlighted what the AAT qualification is, the opportunities available in this professional field, and the study options that LSBF has to offer.Wed, 13 Dec 2017 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2017/december/lsbf-holds-successful-facebook-live-aat-webinarhttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2017/november/lsbf-in-singapore-wins-big-at-the-school-green-awards-for-the-fourth-consecutive-yearLSBF in Singapore wins big at the School Green Awards for the fourth consecutive yearSingapore, 16 November 2017 – London School of Business and Finance in Singapore is proud to announce it has received the Lotus Award and the Best 3R Award at the SEC-StarHub School Green Awards (SGA) 2017.
The SGA is organised by the Singapore Environment Council (SEC) and supported by one of Singapore’s major telecommunications companies, StarHub. The SGA recognises efforts by schools in environmental preservation, including energy management, water conservation, and initiatives promoting environmental protection.Tue, 14 Nov 2017 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2017/november/lsbf-in-singapore-wins-big-at-the-school-green-awards-for-the-fourth-consecutive-yearhttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2017/october-2017/distance-learner-achieves-top-marks-in-acca-paper-with-lsbf-onlineDistance learner achieves top marks in ACCA paper with LSBF OnlineLondon, 26 October 2017 - Zain Munir A. Malik, an online student at London School of Business and Finance, has been commended by the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) for being one of the top achievers in this September’s P6 Advanced UK Taxation paper.Thu, 26 Oct 2017 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2017/october-2017/distance-learner-achieves-top-marks-in-acca-paper-with-lsbf-onlinehttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2017/september/lsbf-online-to-offer-free-aat-level-2-foundation-certificateLSBF Online to offer free AAT Level 2 Foundation CertificateLondon, 4 September 2017 – London School of Business and Finance (LSBF) Online are launching a new initiative to support accountancy professionals.
As part of the launch of LSBF AAT Online, we are offering free online tuition for the AAT Level 2 Foundation Certificate to help students work towards a recognised accountancy qualification. The qualification will be delivered entirely online by InterActive Pro.Mon, 04 Sep 2017 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2017/september/lsbf-online-to-offer-free-aat-level-2-foundation-certificatehttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2017/august-2017/leoron-institute-and-lsbf-executive-education-sign-agreement-for-professional-development-courses-in-the-middle-eastLEORON Institute and LSBF Executive Education sign agreement for professional development courses in the Middle East August 22 2017 – London School of Business and Finance (LSBF) and LEORON Institute announced a new partnership in international professional development today.
The agreement will see LSBF Executive Education and premium corporate training provider LEORON working together to deliver professional courses in the Middle East. The agreement covers the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) region, which includes Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates.Tue, 22 Aug 2017 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2017/august-2017/leoron-institute-and-lsbf-executive-education-sign-agreement-for-professional-development-courses-in-the-middle-easthttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2017/july-2017/london-school-of-business-and-finance-in-singapore-opens-belt-and-road-multi-cultural-studies-centreLondon School of Business and Finance in Singapore opens Belt and Road Multi-Cultural Studies CentreSingapore, 21 July 2017 – The first Belt And Road Multi-Cultural Studies Centre in Singapore opened today. The Centre, a collaboration between the London School of Business and Finance (LSBF) in Singapore and Xiamen University’s Overseas Education College (OEC), wasset upunder the auspices of China’s Belt and Road (B&R) Initiative.Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2017/july-2017/london-school-of-business-and-finance-in-singapore-opens-belt-and-road-multi-cultural-studies-centrehttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2017/may/lsbf-executive-education-managing-director-dessy-ohanians-shortlisted-for-the-future-leaders-awardLSBF Executive Education Managing Director Dessy Ohanians shortlisted for the Future Leaders AwardLondon, 24 May 2017 – Dessy Ohanians, Managing Director of London School of Business and Finance (LSBF) Executive Education is one of the ten female personalities shortlisted for the Future Leaders Awards 2017. The award ceremony will be held on Monday 19 June, at the Chartered Accountants Hall in London.Wed, 24 May 2017 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2017/may/lsbf-executive-education-managing-director-dessy-ohanians-shortlisted-for-the-future-leaders-awardhttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2017/may/lsbf-secures-acca-gold-approved-learning-partner-status-for-online-acca-programmesLSBF Secures ACCA Gold Approved Learning Partner Status for Online ACCA ProgrammesLondon School of Business and Finance (LSBF) today announced that it has secured Gold Approved Learning Partner status from the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) for its online ACCA programmes. The prestigious accreditation will apply to ACCA online courses, provided by LSBF’s Professional School and delivered through an e-learning platform developed by InterActive.Fri, 19 May 2017 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2017/may/lsbf-secures-acca-gold-approved-learning-partner-status-for-online-acca-programmeshttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2017/april/rathakrishnan-govind-appointed-london-school-of-business-and-finance’s-global-ceoRathakrishnan Govind appointed London School of Business and Finance’s Global CEOLondon School of Business and Finance (LSBF) today announced the appointment of Rathakrishnan Govind as its new Global CEO. Having successfully led LSBF in Singapore’s operations for nearly four years, driving double-digit growth year-on-year, he will now progress to a global role, in which he will lead LSBF’s UK and international operations. The new role will manage all opportunities for London, Singapore and globally, looking to expand their international activity.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2017/april/rathakrishnan-govind-appointed-london-school-of-business-and-finance’s-global-ceohttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2017/april/lsbf-great-minds-“for-global-clients-you-need-global-capabilities”,-says-deloitte’s-former-global-chairman-steve-almondLSBF Great Minds: “For global clients you need global capabilities”, says Deloitte’s former global chairman Steve AlmondLondon, 12 April 2017 - As former Global Chairman at Deloitte, the largest professional services network, Steve Almond has gained considerable experience in the world of financial services. Wed, 12 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2017/april/lsbf-great-minds-“for-global-clients-you-need-global-capabilities”,-says-deloitte’s-former-global-chairman-steve-almondhttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2017/march/pq-awards-2017-lsbf-wins-best-use-of-social-media-and-distance-learning-student-of-the-year-awardsPQ Awards 2017: LSBF wins Best Use of Social Media and Distance Learning Student of the Year awardsLondon, 6 March 2017 – London School of Business and Finance (LSBF) has scored a double at the 2017 PQ Awards ceremony, held at the Café de Paris on Tuesday 21 February. Writing its name in the book of winners once again, LSBF stood out from the competition in two categories - “Best Use of Social Media” and “Distance Learning Student of the Year” – showing its ability to innovate and widen access to education.Mon, 06 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2017/march/pq-awards-2017-lsbf-wins-best-use-of-social-media-and-distance-learning-student-of-the-year-awardshttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2017/february/pq-awards-2017-5-nominations-including-accountancy-college-of-the-year-for-lsbf-in-singaporePQ Awards 2017: 5 Nominations Including Accountancy College of the Year for LSBF in SingaporeLondon, 2 February 2017 - London School of Business and Finance’s (LSBF) students, staff and resources have been shortlisted for the PQ Magazine Awards 2017. With a total of five nominations, including Accountancy College of the Year for LSBF in Singapore, LSBF is in the run for one of the best established accolades in the accountancy industry for another consecutive year.Thu, 02 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2017/february/pq-awards-2017-5-nominations-including-accountancy-college-of-the-year-for-lsbf-in-singaporehttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2017/january/london-school-of-business-finance-becomes-official-acca-provider-for-pwc-cee-academyLSBF becomes official ACCA provider for PwC CEE AcademyLondon, 23 January 2017 – London School of Business & Finance (LSBF) has become the official provider of ACCA tuition materials for PwC in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE). The partnership will see LSBF as the sole provider of training materials leading to the Association of Chartered Certified Accountant (ACCA) qualification to thousands of PwC staff across 29 countries.Mon, 23 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2017/january/london-school-of-business-finance-becomes-official-acca-provider-for-pwc-cee-academyhttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2017/january/lsbf-in-singapore-launches-bsc-in-banking-practice-management-in-partnership-with-the-london-institute-of-banking-financeLSBF in Singapore launches BSc in Banking Practice & Management in partnership with The London Institute of Banking & FinanceLondon, 4 January 2017 – London School of Business and Finance (LSBF) in Singapore is proud to announce the launch of a new Bachelor’s degree in Banking Practice and Management, which will provide students with globally-recognised British degree. The 3-year programme will be awarded by The London Institute of Banking & Finance, and will cover the essential elements of the financial services industry and the external environment in which it operates.Wed, 04 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2017/january/lsbf-in-singapore-launches-bsc-in-banking-practice-management-in-partnership-with-the-london-institute-of-banking-financehttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2016/december/lsbf-in-singapore-named-best-private-school-in-accountancy,-hospitality-and-tourism-at-2016-training-education-development-awardsLSBF in Singapore Named Best Private School in Accountancy, Hospitality and Tourism at 2016 Training & Education Development AwardsLondon School of Business and Finance in Singapore is proud to announce that it has won three awards at this year’s Training & Education Development Awards. At the ceremony, held on the December 1st, the school received awards for The Best Private School in Accountancy and The Best Private School in Hospitality & Tourism, along with The Gold Award for Corporate Training for Financial Management.Tue, 13 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2016/december/lsbf-in-singapore-named-best-private-school-in-accountancy,-hospitality-and-tourism-at-2016-training-education-development-awardshttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2016/november/lsbf-expands-executive-education-portfolio-globally-with-bac-accredited-programmesLSBF expands Executive Education portfolio globally with BAC-accredited programmesLondon School of Business and Finance (LSBF) is proud to announce the expansion of its Executive Education portfolio to 33 exclusive programmes, after recently being accredited by the British Accreditation Council. The new suite of programmes, which will be open to both domestic and international applicants, includes a range of short programmes and postgraduate certificate courses which are tailored to the needs of working professionals.Tue, 29 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2016/november/lsbf-expands-executive-education-portfolio-globally-with-bac-accredited-programmeshttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2016/july/lsbf-great-minds-“it’s-important-to-unify-people-at-all-levels-of-a-business,”-says-md-of-kpmg-boxwoodLSBF Great Minds: “It’s important to unify people at all levels of a business,” says MD of KPMG BoxwoodAs part of the LSBF Great Minds series, Chris Wakerley MBE, Managing Director and Co-Founder of KPMG Boxwood, discussed his experiences of business in an interview with Dr Steve Priddy, Head of Research at London School of Business and Finance (LSBF).
Mr Wakerley co-founded Boxwood in 2000. The company has worked across a range of sectors - including retail, infrastructure, private equity and life sciences – and was acquired by KPMG in 2015.Mon, 25 Jul 2016 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2016/july/lsbf-great-minds-“it’s-important-to-unify-people-at-all-levels-of-a-business,”-says-md-of-kpmg-boxwoodhttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2016/may/lsbf-great-minds-with-bite-global-“this-is-the-most-exciting-time-to-be-in-communications”LSBF Great Minds with Bite Global: “this is the most exciting time to be in communications”In a live interview with London School of Business and Finance (LSBF), Kath Easthope, Managing Director of Bite Global – an agency which delivers innovative marketing and communications solutions, spoke about how the industry’s landscape has become more exciting to be a part of.
Speaking with Dr Steve Priddy, LSBF’s Director of Research and Academic Dean, Ms Easthope explained the history of Bite and how they became a successful company, what she looks for in a “Biter” (the affectionate term Fri, 20 May 2016 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2016/may/lsbf-great-minds-with-bite-global-“this-is-the-most-exciting-time-to-be-in-communications”http://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2016/april/lsbf-great-minds-hyatt-regency’s-michael-gray-talks-innovation-and-career-potential-in-the-hospitality-industryLSBF Great Minds: Hyatt Regency’s Michael Gray Talks Innovation and Career Potential in the Hospitality IndustryMichael Gray, General Manager of the Hyatt Regency London - The Churchill, and Area Vice President for the UK and Ireland for Hyatt International, has spoken out about the hospitality industry and the great career paths it has to offer.
Speaking to London School of Business and Finance (LSBF) as part of the Great Minds video series in the luxurious surroundings of The Churchill (the company’s London branch under his management), Mr Gray described hospitality sector careers as ‘wonderful’.Fri, 22 Apr 2016 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2016/april/lsbf-great-minds-hyatt-regency’s-michael-gray-talks-innovation-and-career-potential-in-the-hospitality-industryhttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2016/march/lsbf-great-minds-series-wins-prestigious-editor’s-award-at-pq-awards-2016LSBF Great Minds series wins prestigious Editor’s Award at PQ Awards 2016London School of Business and Finance’s (LSBF) Great Minds series, an ongoing series of video interviews with business and political leaders, has now become an award winning video series.
At the PQ Magazine Awards 2016, held on 23February in Central London, the LSBF Great Minds series received the prestigious Editor’s Award.
More than 20 business and political personalities were interviewed last year as part of the Great Minds series, including the start of a new live audience category of videos: Great Minds Live.Wed, 02 Mar 2016 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2016/march/lsbf-great-minds-series-wins-prestigious-editor’s-award-at-pq-awards-2016http://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2016/february/lsbf-expands-executive-education-programmes-in-new-york-with-manhattan-institute-of-management-(mim)LSBF Expands Executive Education Programmes in New York with Manhattan Institute of Management (MIM)London School of Business and Finance has announced an agreement with MIM that allows applicants to study selected LSBF executive programmes in the financial heart of New York City.Mon, 22 Feb 2016 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2016/february/lsbf-expands-executive-education-programmes-in-new-york-with-manhattan-institute-of-management-(mim)http://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2016/february/lsbf-launches-new-e-commerce-website-for-cima-and-acca-programmesLSBF Launches New E-Commerce Website for CIMA and ACCA ProgrammesLondon School of Business and Finance (LSBF) today announced the launch of a brand new website completely dedicated to professional courses including accountancy qualifications ACCA and CIMA. As LSBF’s first e-commerce website, it was designed to encourage student engagement, making information more accessible and giving them the ability to easily book their courses at any time.Mon, 08 Feb 2016 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2016/february/lsbf-launches-new-e-commerce-website-for-cima-and-acca-programmeshttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2016/february/lsbf’s-statement-on-tier-4-licence-revocationLSBF’s Statement on Tier 4 Licence RevocationLondon School of Business and Finance regrets the Home Office decision to revoke its Tier 4 licence. Our priority is to protect our hard working international students and their ability to complete their courses and we have plans in place to manage the impact on students and staff following the Home Office decision.
Fri, 05 Feb 2016 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2016/february/lsbf’s-statement-on-tier-4-licence-revocationhttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2016/january/lsbf-in-the-pq-awards-2016-final-with-5-nominationsLSBF in the PQ Awards 2016 final with 5 nominationsLondon School of Business and Finance’s (LSBF) accountancy faculty, students, resources and programmes have, for another consecutive year, been nominated for the PQ Magazine Awards, which confer accolades to the best institutions, teachers, materials, students and learning platforms in the accountancy market.
Following a year of development and significant investment in new programmes, facilities and resources, LSBF and its official e-learning partner InterActive were shortlisted with a total of five nominations in categories such as Study Resource of the Year, Best Use of Social Media and Online College of the Year.Fri, 29 Jan 2016 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2016/january/lsbf-in-the-pq-awards-2016-final-with-5-nominationshttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2016/january/lsbf-and-manhattan-institute-of-management-(mim)-join-forces-to-offer-executive-education-courses-in-new-yorkLSBF and Manhattan Institute of Management MIM join forces to offer Executive Education courses in New YorkLondon School of Business and Finance (LSBF) and Manhattan Institute of Management (MIM) today announced a new agreement that allows applicants interested in selected LSBF’s executive programmes to study at the MIM campus, which is located in the Wall Street area, the financial heart of New York City.
This opportunity to study in the heart of New York is intended for students who are looking for international exposure, flexibility, and access to global employers in one of the world’s most important economic centres. The programmes available are four Postgraduate Certificates and the miniMBA programme.
Wed, 13 Jan 2016 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2016/january/lsbf-and-manhattan-institute-of-management-(mim)-join-forces-to-offer-executive-education-courses-in-new-yorkhttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2015/december/lsbffbt-qaa-higher-education-review-action-planLSBF/FBT QAA Higher Education Review Action PlanLondon School of Business and Finance (LSBF) and Finance Business Training (FBT) today published their agreed Action Plan in response to the recommendations made in the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education’s (QAA) Higher Education Review (HER) report from 1 October 2015.
Tue, 22 Dec 2015 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2015/december/lsbffbt-qaa-higher-education-review-action-planhttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2015/december/lsbf-great-minds-rising-life-expectancy-a-financial-challenge-for-pensions,-believes-senior-partner-of-sackersLSBF Great Minds: Rising life expectancy a financial challenge for pensions, believes Senior Partner of SackersIn an interview with London School of Business and Finance (LSBF), Ian Pittaway, Senior Partner of Sacker & Partners LLP, said he believes that the pensions sector will face new challenges because of a continually rising life expectancy.
Speaking with Nadim Choudhury, LSBF’s Head of Career Services & Employability at as part of the LSBF Great Minds series, Mr Pittaway discussed the issues that will affect the pensions sector in the near future.
Wed, 16 Dec 2015 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2015/december/lsbf-great-minds-rising-life-expectancy-a-financial-challenge-for-pensions,-believes-senior-partner-of-sackershttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2015/november/lsbf-great-minds-technology-is-the-finest-enabler-of-customising-client-experience,-believes-natural-history-museum’s-sir-michael-dixonLSBF Great Minds: Technology is the finest enabler of customising client experience, believes Natural History Museum’s Sir Michael DixonThe Director of London’s Natural History Museum, Sir Michael Dixon, has spoken out about the importance of the impact technology can have on visitor experience.
Speaking in the museum’s Darwin Centre as a part of London School of Business and Finance’s (LSBF) Great Minds series, Sir Michael explained that technology is important for both visitor interaction and the scientific happenings behind the scenes.Fri, 20 Nov 2015 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2015/november/lsbf-great-minds-technology-is-the-finest-enabler-of-customising-client-experience,-believes-natural-history-museum’s-sir-michael-dixonhttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2015/november/lsbf-great-minds-“solid-education-is-critical-with-all-this-increased-volatility-and-risk,”-says-vtb-capital’s-masroor-haqLSBF Great Minds: “Solid education is critical with all this increased volatility and risk,” says VTB Capital’s Masroor HaqVTB Capital’s International Head of Infrastructure Capital and Project Finance, Masroor Haq, believes that education plays an important role when it comes to banking industry talent. Speaking with London School of Business and Finance (LSBF) as part of its Great Minds interview series at VTB Capital’s London headquarters in Bank, Mr Haq said that education can provide aspiring bankers with the tools they need to succeed in the industry.Fri, 13 Nov 2015 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2015/november/lsbf-great-minds-“solid-education-is-critical-with-all-this-increased-volatility-and-risk,”-says-vtb-capital’s-masroor-haqhttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2015/november/lsbf-student-offers-programme-launches-in-london-with-fresher’s-partyLSBF Student Offers Programme launches in London with Fresher’s PartyAs part of the re-launch of the student benefits programme My Student Offers, dozens of students from several London School of Business and Finance (LSBF) courses got together for the 2015 Fresher’s Party.
Organised by the LSBF student engagement team, the event took place at Kanaloa Club in central London, where students had the chance to not just network with their peers but also to win prizes and discounts from the society’s partner brands such as Virgin Media, Fitness First and Chipotle.Tue, 10 Nov 2015 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2015/november/lsbf-student-offers-programme-launches-in-london-with-fresher’s-partyhttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2015/october/lsbf-interviews-james-penny,-head-of-europe-(london),-wealth-and-investment-management-at-barclaysLSBF Interviews James Penny, Head of Europe (London), Wealth and Investment Management at BarclaysRapid growth in technology and changing expectations from clients are the main issues facing the wealth management sector, says James Penny, Head of Europe (London), Wealth and Investment Management at Barclays. Fri, 16 Oct 2015 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2015/october/lsbf-interviews-james-penny,-head-of-europe-(london),-wealth-and-investment-management-at-barclayshttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2015/october/official-statement-on-the-qaa-higher-education-review-reportOfficial Statement on the QAA Higher Education Review ReportLondon School of Business and Finance notes the findings set out in the Higher Education Review (HER) report published today by the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education (QAA).
Thu, 01 Oct 2015 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2015/october/official-statement-on-the-qaa-higher-education-review-reporthttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2015/september/lsbf-careers-report-finds-that-47-of-uk-workforce-want-a-career-changeLSBF Careers Report Finds that 47% of UK Workforce Want a Career ChangeNearly half of all workers in the UK (47%) would like to change career, according to new figures released today by the London School of Business and Finance (LSBF). Fri, 18 Sep 2015 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2015/september/lsbf-careers-report-finds-that-47-of-uk-workforce-want-a-career-changehttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2015/september/lsbf-releases-great-minds-live-video-with-pwc-uk-managing-partnerLSBF releases Great Minds Live video with PwC UK Managing PartnerLondon School of Business and Finance (LSBF) has released a video interview with Kevin Ellis, Managing Partner at Big Four audit firm PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC).
Recorded during the spring term at the LSBF campus in central London, the video is part of the institution's Great Minds Live series – in which business and political leaders are invited to discuss their experiences and share insights with academics and an audience of students.Fri, 04 Sep 2015 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2015/september/lsbf-releases-great-minds-live-video-with-pwc-uk-managing-partnerhttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2015/september/lsbf-great-minds-strong-short-term-planning-is-key-to-fmcg-success,-says-unilever’s-kevin-havelockLSBF Great Minds: Strong short-term planning is key to FMCG success, says Unilever’s Kevin HavelockIn a recent video interview with London School of Business and Finance (LSBF), President of Unilever’s Refreshment category, Kevin Havelock, revealed what he believes to be the biggest challenges faced by the fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) sector today.
Participating in LSBF’s Great Minds series, Mr Havelock – who joined Unilever back in 1985 – spoke of the changes the sector has gone through, and must continue to go through, in order to keep up with today’s fast developing environment.
“The first big challenge is the volatile world that we live in,” he told Nadim Choudhury, Head of Career Services and Employability at LSBF. “The whole idea of planning – we used to plan three and five years out – today you have to be very short term and ready to react.”Thu, 03 Sep 2015 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2015/september/lsbf-great-minds-strong-short-term-planning-is-key-to-fmcg-success,-says-unilever’s-kevin-havelockhttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2015/august/lsbf-new-part-time-acca-‘more-flexible-than-ever’LSBF New Part-Time ACCA: ‘More Flexible Than Ever’London School of Business and Finance (LSBF) today announced a new and improved package of part-time ACCA programmes to meet the needs of working professionals, offering further flexibility through a wide range of study options.
“We’re really happy to offer a part-time ACCA package that is completely aligned to the needs of today’s finance and accountancy professionals. Busy City workers are looking for more than just great learning resources – they need these resources available to them whenever and wherever they want. Our new ACCA package is more flexible than ever, so our students can feel confident they will be able to fit their studies around their lives”, said Rob Sowerby, Director of Professional Courses at LSBF.Mon, 17 Aug 2015 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2015/august/lsbf-new-part-time-acca-‘more-flexible-than-ever’http://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2015/july/lsbf-great-minds-live-‘private-equity’s-biggest-challenge-is-its-own-success’,-says-terra-firma-founder-guy-handsLSBF Great Minds Live: ‘Private equity’s biggest challenge is its own success’, says Terra Firma founder Guy HandsThe growth of private equity markets in the last two decades has made its very success its biggest challenge, believes Guy Hands, Chairman and Founder of one of Europe’s leading private equity firms, Terra Firma.
Speaking to an audience of business students in Central London for the London School of Business and Finance’s (LSBF) Great Minds series, he stated that the private equity industry has grown enormously and, owing to increased competition in the market, its high levels of success pose a great challenge for firms.Tue, 28 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2015/july/lsbf-great-minds-live-‘private-equity’s-biggest-challenge-is-its-own-success’,-says-terra-firma-founder-guy-handshttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2015/july/lsbf-nominated-for-education-business-of-the-year-2015-awardLSBF Nominated for Education Business of the Year 2015 AwardLondon School of Business and Finance (LSBF) is proud to announce that it has been nominated for the Education Investor Awards 2015.
Having experienced substantial achievements in the past 12 months, LSBF was nominated in the Education Business of the Year category. The awards are held annually by Education Investor Magazine and have become a key event for recognising innovation in the education sector.
As well as the inauguration of a new flagship campus in Central London overlooking some of the most famous landmarks in the city, the last 12 months have seen LSBF expanding course portfolios, strengthening academic and careers services as well as making new innovative partnerships and driving initiatives internationally.Wed, 22 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2015/july/lsbf-nominated-for-education-business-of-the-year-2015-awardhttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2015/july/lsbf-great-minds-“the-challenge-is-to-find-something-original-that-isn’t-already-being-done-better,”-says-md-of-zenith-ukLSBF Great Minds: “The challenge is to find something original that isn’t already being done better,” says MD of Zenith UKWith marketing becoming more and more digitally focused, Tom Cijffers, Managing Director of media agency Zenith UK, says it is essential for new brands to launch with an original digital idea. As part of the Great Minds series, Mr Cijffers sat down last week with Ze Zook, marketing lecturer at London School of Business and Finance (LSBF) and discussed the changing landscape of marketing and branding.
“There has to be an underlying digital usefulness for any brand launching today; this is particularly true for offline brands. For example, a new sports drink is not going to have an obvious digital channel, compared to something like Uber.”
He added: “Nowadays you have to give customers something extra, and with everyone trying to jump on the digital bandwagon, the challenge is to find something original that isn’t already being done better.”Mon, 13 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2015/july/lsbf-great-minds-“the-challenge-is-to-find-something-original-that-isn’t-already-being-done-better,”-says-md-of-zenith-ukhttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2015/july/lsbf-great-minds-tech-innovations-driving-a-dramatic-change-in-client-interaction,-says-former-ceo-jlt-employee-benefitsLSBF Great Minds: tech innovations driving a dramatic change in client interaction, says former CEO JLT Employee BenefitsFormer CEO of JLT Employee Benefits Mark Wood has said that the development of innovation and technology has completely transformed the insurance sector over the last ten years.
Taking part in London School of Business and Finance’s (LSBF) Great Minds Series, Mr Wood said: “It sounds like an oxymoron, but innovation is a constant in almost every sector. You look at the way in which we use technology today, relative to just a decade ago. For example, we have a million people who use their iPhones to access their pension records. [Technology] is an astonishing thing.”Mon, 06 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2015/july/lsbf-great-minds-tech-innovations-driving-a-dramatic-change-in-client-interaction,-says-former-ceo-jlt-employee-benefitshttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2015/june/lsbf-great-minds-live-strong-relationships-with-clients-is-key-to-global-success,-says-baker-mckenzie-partnerLSBF Great Minds Live: strong relationships with clients is key to global success, says Baker & McKenzie partnerThe key to a firm’s international success is strong client relationships, believes Robert West, Partner at multinational law firm Baker & McKenzie.
Speaking earlier this month to an audience of law students for London School of Business and Finance’s (LSBF) Great Minds Live series, Mr West said: “We follow our clients around the world, practicing local law in different cities. We deliver services to clients on a global basis.”
Founded in Chicago in 1949, law firm Baker & McKenzie was created with global leadership ambitions and has largely grown organically. The firm now has 77 offices in nearly 50 countries. Its London office, established in 1961, is the firm's largest.Tue, 30 Jun 2015 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2015/june/lsbf-great-minds-live-strong-relationships-with-clients-is-key-to-global-success,-says-baker-mckenzie-partnerhttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2015/june/lsbf-great-minds-live-consumer-journey-is-vital-for-advertising-says-mediacom-uk-md-claudine-collinsLSBF Great Minds Live: consumer journey is vital for advertising, says MediaCom UK MD Claudine CollinsIt is important for advertisers to take consumers’ journeys into account, says Claudine Collins, Managing Director of MediaCom UK, one of the world’s most successful content and communications agencies.
Speaking last Friday in London at the London School of Business and Finance’s (LSBF) Great Minds Live series, Ms Collins said that the key challenge facing the industry was the fast pace at which things are changing.
“When I was young everybody used to gather around to watch the television and read the national newspapers,” she said. “Now, everybody is always switched on. People, on average, look at their mobile phones 150 times a day. You now have to look at a consumer’s journey the whole way through their day.”Mon, 22 Jun 2015 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2015/june/lsbf-great-minds-live-consumer-journey-is-vital-for-advertising-says-mediacom-uk-md-claudine-collinshttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2015/june/lsbf-in-singapore-launches-mba-with-concordia-university-chicagoLSBF in Singapore launches MBA with Concordia University ChicagoLondon School of Business and Finance (LSBF) in Singapore is proud to announce the launch of its first MBA programme, which will be delivered at the LSBF campus in an exclusive partnership with the US-based Concordia University Chicago from October 2015. Available to full-time applicants, the course offers students the opportunity to acquire an American MBA at one of Asia’s most important business and financial hubs.Thu, 18 Jun 2015 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.uk/press-and-media/news-about-lsbf/2015/june/lsbf-in-singapore-launches-mba-with-concordia-university-chicagohttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2015/may/lsbf-great-minds-pwc-managing-partnerLSBF Great Minds Live: ‘operating globally is a challenge in a less global world’, says PwC Managing PartnerOne of the key challenges in running an international business is to operate globally in a world that is becoming less global than it has been in previous years – at least this is the view of PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) Managing Partner Kevin Ellis.
Speaking yesterday to an audience of business and financial students at London School of Business and Finance’s (LSBF) inaugural Great Minds Live series, he said the idea of a globalised world has gone backwards, presenting a challenge for businesses.Fri, 29 May 2015 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2015/may/lsbf-great-minds-pwc-managing-partnerhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2015/may/life-media-and-politics-broadcaster-jon-snowLife, media and politics: LSBF interviews broadcaster Jon Snow“Life is more than just earning a penny or two” – at least according to 2015 BAFTA Television awards-winning journalist Jon Snow.
The long-time broadcaster, who was presented with the prestigious Fellowship Award by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts last week, was interviewed by former British Education Secretary, David Blunkett, as part of the London School of Business and Finance’s Great Minds Series of videos.Tue, 19 May 2015 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2015/may/life-media-and-politics-broadcaster-jon-snowhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2015/may/extra-minimba-intake-london-summer-2015LSBF opens extra miniMBA intake in London for Summer 2015Following unprecedented demand, London School of Business and Finance (LSBF) has opened an additional intake for the miniMBA Executive Development Week programme.
The Four Day course, delivered exclusively at LSBF’s London campus, will now welcome two cohorts of delegates in June 2015.Thu, 14 May 2015 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2015/may/extra-minimba-intake-london-summer-2015http://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2015/may/acca-prize-winners-15ACCA Prize Winners: 15 LSBF students in Singapore ranked among the world’s bestIn a resounding endorsement of its commitment to excellence in professional education, London School of Business and Finance is proud to announce that 15 students at LSBF in Singapore were named Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) Prize Winners after the latest set of exams in December 2014.
In total, this brings the number of LSBF ACCA prize winners in Singapore to 90 in the past seven exam sittings.Mon, 11 May 2015 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2015/may/acca-prize-winners-15http://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2015/may/lsbf-singapore-major-asian-marketsLSBF in Singapore expands in major Asian marketsAfter a year of successful academic development, LSBF in Singapore is happy to announce that it has signed collaborative agreements with a number of leading institutions in Malaysia and China as part of the School’s growth in major Asian markets.
During a visit to China, Managing Director Rathakrishnan Govind signed partnerships with Shenzhen Zhongjia Vocational School, Guangzhou International Economics College, and Dafeng Vocational School. These collaborations will provide a better pathway for talented students at LSBF in Singapore.Fri, 08 May 2015 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2015/may/lsbf-singapore-major-asian-marketshttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2015/april/great-minds-series-kevin-costelloGreat Minds Series: LSBF interviews Kevin Costello, CEO of Haymarket GroupJoining global media group Haymarket in 1994 as a temporary consultant, 21 years later Kevin Costello holds the CEO position of one of the UK’s most successful media organisations. Mr Costello is responsible for overseeing the company’s divisions in the UK, Germany, India, Hong Kong and the US. He sat down with Nadim Choudhury, Head of Careers Services and Employability for London School of Business and Finance (LSBF) in a recent interview as part of the Great Minds series.
With publications such as FourFourTwo, AutoSport, Brand Republic and F1 Racing in its portfolio, Haymarket started as Cornmarket Press in the 1950s. The partners split in 1965 and the company was renamed Haymarket Publishing. Due to its growing presence in online media and live events, it was rebranded as Haymarket Media Group in 2007.Fri, 24 Apr 2015 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2015/april/great-minds-series-kevin-costellohttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2015/april/financial-trading-week-londonLSBF Finance Students Experience Financial Trading Week in LondonLSBF students on the GGSB MSc in Finance programme recently took part in a week-long course in financial market trading to complement their degrees, gaining practical experience in risk managing real-time trades in live markets. The programme was delivered in partnership with the London Academy of Trading (LAT) in Tower Hill, London.
During the programme, each student was given their own trading terminal to learn real-life trading skills. They covered several topics, including fundamental and technical analysis, trading psychology and risk management, plus experience-building in multi-asset class exposure and career development. With live squawk audio feeds from LAT’s trading floors, they also gained practical knowledge in areas like equities, foreign exchange, commodities, fixed income, and multi-asset trading.Thu, 23 Apr 2015 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2015/april/financial-trading-week-londonhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2015/april/executive-education-leadership-development-programmeLSBF expands Executive Education portfolio with Leadership Development ProgrammeAs part of its sustained efforts to shape the next generation of global business leaders, London School of Business and Finance (LSBF) is proud to launch a new executive programme aimed at helping ambitious professionals develop their own leadership skills. The Leadership Development Programme is an intensive, week-long course focusing on maximising participants’ strengths as inspiring leaders.
Targeted at managers with at least three years of professional experience, the programme will cover two essential areas: leading and coaching. Delivered using practical and analytical techniques, the subjects will help participants find out more about their own leadership style, and how to use their skills to empower colleagues and inspire teams to achieve better results.Fri, 17 Apr 2015 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2015/april/executive-education-leadership-development-programmehttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2015/april/great-minds-series-amy-mcphersonGreat Minds Series: LSBF interviews Amy McPherson, CEO of Marriott Hotels EuropeGreat business leaders know how to surround themselves with good people – that is the secret to a successful career in business according to Amy McPherson, the CEO of Marriott Hotels Europe. Having been recently interviewed for LSBF’s Great Minds Series, Ms McPherson spoke about the importance of soft skills to shape the careers of better, more effective leaders: Thu, 02 Apr 2015 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2015/april/great-minds-series-amy-mcphersonhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2015/march/lsbf-singapore-customer-satisfactionLSBF in Singapore customer satisfaction exceeds sector averageAs a centre of education excellence, LSBF strives to provide students with first-class experience and academic development. Reflecting those efforts, LSBF in Singapore received a score of 77.8 in the latest Customer Satisfaction Index of Singapore (CSISG) survey. The figure is well above the private education average of 66.3 and also exceeds the overall average customer satisfaction across all universities in Singapore, which received a score of 73.5.
The CSISG report, which is produced annually by the Singapore Management University’s Institute of Service Excellence, is a landmark measure of customer satisfaction cutting across sectors and sub-sectors in the services industry of Singapore.Tue, 24 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2015/march/lsbf-singapore-customer-satisfactionhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2015/feb/great-minds-series-jill-mcdonaldGreat Minds Series: LSBF interviews Jill McDonald, CEO of McDonald's UKIn 2010, Jill McDonald was appointed CEO of McDonald’s UK. Since then, the brand has continued to see a growth in sales and profitability and, more importantly, an increase in trust of the brand and its products. In an exclusive interview with LSBF, Ms McDonald discussed some of the challenges that have faced the world’s biggest restaurant brand in recent years.
“We have to work hard as people become more and more interested in food; what’s in it, where it comes from,” she told Nadim Choudhury, Head of Careers Services at LSBF. “We’ve worked very hard to reassure our customers about the quality of our food. That has been something we’ve been focused on.”Tue, 03 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2015/feb/great-minds-series-jill-mcdonaldhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2015/feb/flagship-campus-in-london-finance-districtLSBF's New Flagship Campus Unveiled in London's Finance DistrictStudents, academics, corporate partners and business leaders today gathered in Tower Hill to join His Royal Highness Prince Michael of Kent as he opened a new campus in one of London’s most remarkable addresses. The campus will provide business and management courses for students of the London School of Business and Finance (LSBF) at the gateway to the City of London and Canary Wharf.Wed, 25 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2015/feb/flagship-campus-in-london-finance-districthttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2015/feb/lsbf-pq-awards-2015LSBF wins big at the PQ Awards 2015London School of Business and Finance won two PQ Magazine Awards at this year's ceremony, which was held on 10th February in London. Both LSBF faculty and students beat the competition and won the awards in the Accountancy Lecturer of the Year (Private Sector) and Newly Qualified (NQ) Accountant of the Year categories.
Thu, 12 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2015/feb/lsbf-pq-awards-2015http://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2015/feb/lsbf-acca-study-manualsLSBF Launches Brand New ACCA Study ManualsLondon School of Business and Finance (LSBF) has launched brand new ACCA Study Manuals for all papers. The manuals, produced with the help of LSBF’s ACCA faculty, reflect the Association of Certified Chartered Accountants’ latest syllabus and are available to both LSBF and external students.Mon, 09 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2015/feb/lsbf-acca-study-manualshttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2015/feb/great-minds-series-andrew-millerGreat Minds Series: Andrew Miller, CEO of Guardian Media GroupAuthenticity is the essence of a great leader – that is the view of Andrew Miller, CEO of the Guardian Media Group (GMG), the latest guest to be interviewed by LSBF in its Great Minds series of videos. Mr Miller, who has been GMG’s CEO for almost five years, disregarded the metaphorical idea that every great leader has a magic potion.
“Good leadership is very hard to define. The core essence of leadership in the current world is authenticity; loving the company you work for and enjoying the brand you’re involved in."Wed, 04 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2015/feb/great-minds-series-andrew-millerhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2015/jan/lsbf-joins-africa-house-londonLSBF joins Africa House London initiative to boost bilateral trade and investmentAs Africa continues to modernise its economy and develop its infrastructure, international businesses and organisations are keen to make the most of the continent’s rich investment opportunities.Mon, 26 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2015/jan/lsbf-joins-africa-house-londonhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2015/jan/lsbf-in-the-pq-awards-2015LSBF in the PQ Awards 2015 Final with 5 nominationsLondon School of Business and Finance’s accountancy faculty, students, resources and programmes have, for another...Tue, 20 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2015/jan/lsbf-in-the-pq-awards-2015http://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2014/dec/bbc-worldwide-ceo-speaksBBC Worldwide CEO speaks to LSBF in new ‘Great Minds’ videoBBC Worldwide CEO speaks to LSBF in new ‘Great Minds’ videoThu, 18 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2014/dec/bbc-worldwide-ceo-speakshttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2014/nov/great-minds-series-kevin-mathersGreat Minds Series: LSBF interviews Kevin Mathers, Google’s UK Sales DirectorIn a recent interview with London School of Business and Finance (LSBF), Google’s UK Sales Director, Kevin Mathers, revealed his belief in the idea that leadership is a quality which can be taught. Participating in LSBF’s Great Minds series, Mr Mathers, who has worked at Google for eight years, made it clear that the teaching of leadership skills is something he is passionate about.Tue, 25 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2014/nov/great-minds-series-kevin-mathershttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2014/nov/islamic-finance-symposiumLSBF to host Islamic Finance Symposium in LondonWith rapid growth rates and little sign of deceleration, the Islamic finance and banking industry has, over the last few years, expanded worldwide and established itself as part of the mainstream financial sector. Ever keen to be at the forefront of global trends in the sector, the London School of Business and Finance (LSBF) will be hosting on 19 November a symposium on Islamic Finance at its new flagship building, Sceptre Court, in Tower Hill.Mon, 17 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2014/nov/islamic-finance-symposiumhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2014/oct/lsbf-interviews-deborah-meadenGreat Minds Series: LSBF interviews entrepreneur and investor Deborah Meaden Business education and entrepreneurship should be embedded in the education curriculum from early on - this is the view of entrepreneur and business investor Deborah Meaden, who was interviewed in a new video released by the London School of Business and Finance (LSBF) this week. Part of the Great Minds series of videos, the interview was led by former Education and Home Secretary Rt Hon. David Blunkett MP, who is also a visiting lecturer at the School.Wed, 22 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2014/oct/lsbf-interviews-deborah-meadenhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2014/oct/acca-prize-winnersACCA Prize Winners: 18 LSBF students in Singapore ranked among the world’s bestIn a ringing endorsement of its commitment to excellence in professional education worldwide, the London School of Business and Finance is proud to announce that LSBF in Singapore produced 18 new Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) prize winners in the June examinations.Fri, 17 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2014/oct/acca-prize-winnershttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2014/oct/students-from-denmark-visit-lsbfStudents from Denmark Visit LSBF for International Academic WorkshopAs part of LSBF’s efforts to strengthen and expand academic collaboration with intuitions worldwide, a delegation of 40 students and faculty from the Zealand Institute of Business and Technology (ZIBAT) in Denmark visited the Red Lion Street campus in central London for an academic workshop. Mon, 13 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2014/oct/students-from-denmark-visit-lsbfhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2014/oct/acca-and-cima-lecturerLSBF ACCA and CIMA Lecturer wins Accountant of the Year AwardOn a night when the greatest names in the accountancy industry assembled in London, the excellence of LSBF’s tuition came out on top.Fri, 10 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2014/oct/acca-and-cima-lecturerhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2014/oct/lsbf-careers-services-new-seriesLSBF Careers Services announce new series of events and workshopsAs the new academic year starts, LSBF students will benefit from a wide range of career events and workshops organised by the School’s Careers & Employability team.Mon, 06 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2014/oct/lsbf-careers-services-new-serieshttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2014/sep/lsbf-acca-lecturer-aia-accountant-of-the-year-awardLSBF ACCA Lecturer Nominated for AIA’s Accountant of the Year AwardLSBF is proud to announce that ACCA lecturer Hafeez Qazi has been shortlisted by the Association of International Accountants (AIA) for their Accountant of the Year award. An experienced and fully qualified CIMA and AIA member, he is one of four nominees, selected from AIA’s network of 8,500 accountants worldwide.Thu, 11 Sep 2014 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2014/sep/lsbf-acca-lecturer-aia-accountant-of-the-year-awardhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2014/sep/lsbf-highly-trusted-sponsor-statusLSBF’s Highly Trusted Sponsor Status reinstated by UK Home Office London School of Business & Finance (LSBF) is pleased to announce that the Home Office has lifted the temporary suspension of LSBF’s Tier 4 sponsor licence.Fri, 05 Sep 2014 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2014/sep/lsbf-highly-trusted-sponsor-statushttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2014/aug/great-minds-series-butler-adamsGreat Minds Series: LSBF interviews Will Butler-Adams from Brompton BicycleVisibility is the most essential element of a successful business. This is the mantra of Will Butler-Adams, the managing director of Brompton Bicycle , the world-famous British folding bike-maker. According to him, profit, revenue and other variables play an important role, but “what you need in order to run a business is visibility”.Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2014/aug/great-minds-series-butler-adamshttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2014/aug/financial-sector-first-job-successFinancial sector employers reveal secrets to first job successProfessional qualifications, relevant work experience and strong communication skills are the most significant assets entry-level accountancy candidates must possess in order to cut it in the profession, according to a report which surveyed 149 financial and accountancy industry employersThu, 21 Aug 2014 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2014/aug/financial-sector-first-job-successhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2014/aug/great-minds-series-new-academic-yearGreat Minds Series: interviews with business leaders for the new academic yearFollowing interviews with some of the most prominent personalities in business and politics, LSBF is pleased to announce new plans to expand its Great Minds series.Fri, 15 Aug 2014 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2014/aug/great-minds-series-new-academic-yearhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2014/aug/lsbf-national-business-awards-2014LSBF nominated for the National Business Awards 2014London School of Business and Finance (LSBF) is pleased to announce that it has been nominated in the National Business Awards 2014.Thu, 14 Aug 2014 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2014/aug/lsbf-national-business-awards-2014http://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2014/aug/debt-free-degree-professional-qualification-for-school-leaversLSBF launches ‘debt-free degree’ and professional qualification for school leaversPackage aims to prepare students for working world, offering alternative to student debt, work placements and a professional qualification seen by 85% of employers as an assetWed, 13 Aug 2014 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2014/aug/debt-free-degree-professional-qualification-for-school-leavershttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2014/july/lsbf-careers-services-new-partnershipLSBF Careers Services: New partnership to enhance students’ job prospectsLondon School of Business and Finance (LSBF) is pleased to announce a new partnership with professional social network Dogfinance, as part of its mission to enhance the career prospects of its students and prepare them for the global job market.Fri, 11 Jul 2014 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2014/july/lsbf-careers-services-new-partnershiphttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2014/june/sir-john-major-speaks-to-lsbfFormer UK Prime Minister Sir John Major Speaks to LSBFEducation is the way out of poverty and the key to social mobility – that’s the underlying message of a new, exclusive interview carried out by LSBF with former British Prime Minister Rt Hon Sir John Major KG, CH. Part of the Great Minds series of videos, the interview was led by former Education and Home Secretary Rt Hon David Blunkett MP, who is also a visiting lecturer at LSBF.Tue, 24 Jun 2014 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2014/june/sir-john-major-speaks-to-lsbfhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2014/may/lsbf-student-progression-retention-ratesLSBF Student Progression and Retention Rates Exceed Sector AverageAs a centre of education excellence, LSBF strives to provide students with first-class experience and academic development. Reflecting those efforts, the latest figures collated by the School’s exams and assessment office show that postgraduate and undergraduate students’ progression and retention rates at LSBF are higher than some of the national average public sector figures.Fri, 23 May 2014 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2014/may/lsbf-student-progression-retention-rateshttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2014/may/great-minds-series-investment-bankingGreat Minds Series: Nomura Bank’s Managing Director Speaks on Investment BankingStudents aiming to work in investment banking have to start planning their entry into the industry early – that’s the secret to a successful career according to Guy Hayward-Cole, Managing Director EMEA Mergers & Acquisitions at Nomura Bank International. He was recently interviewed for the LSBF Great Minds Series during a visit to the school’s new London City Campus, in Billiter Street.Wed, 14 May 2014 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2014/may/great-minds-series-investment-bankinghttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2014/may/lsbf-2-global-business-excellence-awardsLSBF Triumphs with 2 Global Business Excellence AwardsLondon School of Business and Finance (LSBF) is delighted to announce it is the winner of two Global Business Excellence Awards 2014. While LSBF won the prestigious accolade in the ‘Outstanding Educational Service’ category for its contribution to the higher education sector in the UK and internationally, Aaron Etingen, the school’s Founder and Executive Chairman, won the ‘Outstanding Executive’ award for his leadership and visionary approach to the delivery of high quality education.Mon, 12 May 2014 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2014/may/lsbf-2-global-business-excellence-awardshttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2014/april/trading-financial-market-analysis-week-londonLSBF Hosts Trading & Financial Market Analysis Week in LondonFor five days, a classroom at LSBF’s London City Campus has been converted into a fully-fledged trading floor as students in the GGSB MSc in Finance programme took part in the Trading & Financial Market Analysis week 2014, a practical experience in trading and risk management.Fri, 11 Apr 2014 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2014/april/trading-financial-market-analysis-week-londonhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2014/march/ggsb-msc-marketing-managementLSBF and GGSB launch MSc Marketing ManagementLondon School of Business and Finance (LSBF) is today introducing a Masters in Marketing Management to its portfolio of postgraduate programmes. Developed, delivered and awarded by Grenoble Graduate School of Business (GGSB), the programme provides an in-depth understanding of the operational impact of marketing decisions on corporate performance, preparing graduates for a wide range of marketing roles in international organisations.Thu, 20 Mar 2014 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2014/march/ggsb-msc-marketing-managementhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2014/feb/lsbf-expands-in-singaporeLSBF Expands in SingaporeLSBF Steps up Plans to be a Hub for Professional Education in South East AsiaThu, 27 Feb 2014 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2014/feb/lsbf-expands-in-singaporehttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2014/feb/bloomberg-career-opportunitiesLSBF partners with Bloomberg to expand students’ career opportunitiesCommitted to encourage and develop students both professionally a...Thu, 06 Feb 2014 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2014/feb/bloomberg-career-opportunitieshttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2014/feb/career-workshops-investment-banking-corporate-communicationsLSBF to Host Career Workshops on Investment Banking and Corporate CommunicationsOne of LSBF’s missions is to shape global careers and assure that all students have a competitive advantage in the global marketplace. As a key element of the school’s structure, LSBF’s Careers & Employability department endeavours to help students on their future career and improve their employability through a wide range of professional development programmes.Wed, 05 Feb 2014 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2014/feb/career-workshops-investment-banking-corporate-communicationshttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2014/jan/lsbf-singapore-acca-platinum-approved-learning-partnerLSBF in Singapore awarded with ACCA Platinum Approved Learning Partner StatusBuilding on its successful story of academic excellence, LSBF in Singapore has been awarded with the Platinum Approved Learning Partner Status by the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) for its 2014 tuition. The award is the highest status granted to training providers by the ACCA and comes only two years after the inauguration of LSBF’s institute in Singapore.Mon, 13 Jan 2014 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2014/jan/lsbf-singapore-acca-platinum-approved-learning-partnerhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2014/jan/lsbf-pq-awards-2014-finalLSBF in the PQ Awards 2014 Final with 8 NominationsFor another consecutive year, LSBF’s esteemed faculty has been recognised by the PQ Awards.Fri, 10 Jan 2014 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2014/jan/lsbf-pq-awards-2014-finalhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/dec/baker-tilly-international-scholarship-programmeLSBF Partners With Baker Tilly to Expand International Scholarship ProgrammeThe London School of Business & Finance and the international auditing firm Baker Tilly today announced a joint scholarship programme to support postgraduate students from Ukraine. Through the programme, some of the most talented students from Ukraine will be awarded a scholarship of up to 50 % of the total cost of a course taken at LSBF in London.Fri, 20 Dec 2013 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/dec/baker-tilly-international-scholarship-programmehttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/dec/entrepreneurship-from-idea-to-opportunityEntrepreneurship: From Idea to OpportunityProfessor David Rae, Director for Enterprise & Innovation at University of Lincoln, delivered a guest lecture on ‘Entrepreneurship, Creativity and Learning’ to a crowded room of students in LSBF on Thursday, 28 November. Professor Rae is a founding member of the Institute of Small Business and Enterprise and has published widely on this topic in both peer-reviewed and trade journals.Fri, 06 Dec 2013 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/dec/entrepreneurship-from-idea-to-opportunityhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/nov/recruitment-experts-about-finance-accountancy-industriesRecruitment Experts Share Insights into the Finance and Accountancy IndustriesLast week, LSBF welcomed two recruitment specialists to share with students their insight into the finance and accountancy job market, and advise them on how to make top employers – and recruiters – sit up and take notice. The event, led by Jenny Poole, from GAAPWeb; and Mark Thomas, Director of Marks Sattin; was part of a series of workshops and guest speaker events organised by LSBF Careers & Employability Services.Thu, 28 Nov 2013 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/nov/recruitment-experts-about-finance-accountancy-industrieshttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/nov/international-academic-collaboration-worldwideLSBF Strengthens International Academic Collaboration WorldwideWorking towards its goal to strengthen the collaboration between universities worldwide, LSBF’s faculty has been extremely active in the international academic landscape recently.Fri, 22 Nov 2013 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/nov/international-academic-collaboration-worldwidehttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/nov/mamba-mentors-finalists-announcedMamba Mentors Finalists Announced After Record Number of EntriesLondon School of Business and Finance (LSBF) today announced the names of five entrepreneurs who were shortlisted for the final stages of Mamba Mentors, an initiative that provides guidance, expertise and financial support to budding self-starters – with a particular focus on promoting ideas that build links between the UK and Africa.Thu, 21 Nov 2013 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/nov/mamba-mentors-finalists-announcedhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/nov/lsbf-birmingham-workshop-top-business-playerLSBF Birmingham Campus Hosts Workshop with Top Business Player As a school that is dedicated to providing students with the expert advice needed to excel in their chosen industries, last month the Careers Service team at LSBF’s Birmingham Campus, Finance Business Training (FBT), hosted an open conference with Alistair Darby, CEO of Mitchells & Butlers. This FTSE 250 Company represents some of the best known brands in the food and beverage industry, such as Harvester and Toby Carvery. Alistair Darby is the man at the top who controls the strategy in over 1600 of its bars and restaurants, employing over 40,000 members of staff around the UK.Mon, 18 Nov 2013 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/nov/lsbf-birmingham-workshop-top-business-playerhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/nov/marketing-communications-careers-workshopPR Guru Shares Insights on Marketing and Communications at Careers WorkshopPR is the art of making people fall in love with your product.Fri, 01 Nov 2013 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/nov/marketing-communications-careers-workshophttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/oct/don-leslie-secrets-of-consulting-successDon Leslie Shares the Secrets of Consulting SuccessOne of LSBF's missions is to shape global careers and assure that all students have a competitive advantage in the global marketplace. As a key element of the school's structure, LSBF's Careers & Employability department endeavours to help students on their future career and improve their employability through a wide range of professional development programmes. On 14 October, Don Leslie, Founder-Director of Beament Leslie Thomas Recruitment Consultancy, gave LSBF students vital insight into the rewarding field of consultancy.Mon, 21 Oct 2013 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/oct/don-leslie-secrets-of-consulting-successhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/oct/georgian-government-scholarship-programmeLSBF Partners with Georgian Government to Expand International Scholarship ProgrammeLondon 9th October 2013 - The London School of Business and Finance today announced the expansion of its international scholarship programme after signing an agreement with the Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia. The programme aims to provide financial support to Georgian students looking to study postgraduate degrees at LSBF's UK campuses.Fri, 11 Oct 2013 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/oct/georgian-government-scholarship-programmehttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/oct/lsbf-rector-and-ceo-keynote-speech-south-koreaLSBF Rector and CEO to deliver keynote speech in South KoreaLSBF Rector and Chief Executive, Prof Maurits van Rooijen has been invited to deliver a keynote speech to an audience of higher education leaders at the 9th QS-APPLE conference and exhibition, which will be held from October 30–November 1, 2013 in Seoul, South Korea.Thu, 03 Oct 2013 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/oct/lsbf-rector-and-ceo-keynote-speech-south-koreahttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/sep/lsbf-facebook-page-most-liked200,000 and counting: LSBF Facebook page shines as the most liked amongst business schools in the UKAs an institution passionate about providing first-class academic support and expanding the access to global education worldwide, LSBF is proud to announce that its official Facebook page has surpassed 200,000 likes. In reaching this milestone, LSBF has secured its position as the most followed business school in the UK.Mon, 09 Sep 2013 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/sep/lsbf-facebook-page-most-likedhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/sep/lsbf-rector-vision-and-leadership-awardLSBF Rector presented with Vision and Leadership Award for International EducationLSBF is proud to announce that its Chief Executive and Rector, Prof Maurits van Rooijen, has received the 2013 Constance Meldrum Award for Vision and Leadership from the European Association for International Education (EAIE).Tue, 03 Sep 2013 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/sep/lsbf-rector-vision-and-leadership-awardhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/aug/minimba-week-londonLSBF miniMBA week comes to LondonLondon, 27th August 2013 - As part of its sustained effort to expand access to executive, high-quality education worldwide, LSBF is pleased to launch a miniMBA Executive Development Week in London.Thu, 29 Aug 2013 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/aug/minimba-week-londonhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/aug/financial-courses-london-academy-of-tradingLSBF expands financial course portfolio with London Academy of Trading programmeLondon School of Business and Finance has today introduced an exclusive Professional Financial Trading Programme to its portfolio of online courses.Sat, 10 Aug 2013 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/aug/financial-courses-london-academy-of-tradinghttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/aug/lsbf-mamba-mentors-lookout-for-entrepreneursLSBF and Mamba Mentors in the lookout for entrepreneursLondon School of Business & Finance (LSBF) and the entrepreneurship initiative Mamba Mentors have come together to help a new wave of entrepreneurs get their businesses off the ground.Fri, 09 Aug 2013 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/aug/lsbf-mamba-mentors-lookout-for-entrepreneurshttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/aug/new-benefits-programme-motivational-eventLSBF Launches New Benefits Programme with Motivational EventLondon School of Business and Finance (LSBF) and the LSBF Student Association are pleased to announce the launch of its official benefits programme, LSBF Student Offers – an initiative designed to further enhance students’ experience at LSBF by introducing them to a range of exclusive offers.Thu, 08 Aug 2013 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/aug/new-benefits-programme-motivational-eventhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/july/world-class-programmes-university-of-lincolnLSBF expands offer of world-class programmes with University of LincolnThe London School of Business & Finance (LSBF) has today introduced a suite of ten undergraduate and postgraduate programmes.Fri, 26 Jul 2013 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/july/world-class-programmes-university-of-lincolnhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/july/lord-mayor-of-london-queens-award-enterpriseLord Mayor of London presents LSBF with Queen’s Award for EnterpriseLSBF has been officially presented with its Queen’s Award 2013 for Enterprise by the Lord Mayor of London, Alderman Roger Gifford.Wed, 24 Jul 2013 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/july/lord-mayor-of-london-queens-award-enterprisehttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/july/the-language-galleryThe Language Gallery: a new brand, the same excellenceIntroducing a new look for one of the world’s fastest growing and most dynamic language schools – LSBF School of English is now The Language Gallery.Tue, 23 Jul 2013 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/july/the-language-galleryhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/july/prof-van-rooijen-conference-18th-julyProf. Van Rooijen speaking at conference this Thursday 18th JulyLSBF’s CEO and Rector, Prof. Maurits van Rooijen will be speaking at a conference on 18th July organised by the University of Santiago de Compostela and Stockholm University.Wed, 17 Jul 2013 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/july/prof-van-rooijen-conference-18th-julyhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/july/lsbf-higher-education-provider-of-the-year-awardLSBF nominated for the Higher Education Provider of the Year AwardLSBF is proud to announce that it has been chosen as one of the finalists in the Education Investor Awards 2013, one of the highest accolades in the education industry.Tue, 02 Jul 2013 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/july/lsbf-higher-education-provider-of-the-year-awardhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/july/global-executive-development-series-worldwideLSBF Launches Global Executive Development Series WorldwideLSBF is proud to unveil the Global Executive Development Series...Mon, 01 Jul 2013 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/july/global-executive-development-series-worldwidehttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/june/lsbf-awarded-with-investors-in-people-certificateLSBF Awarded with Investors in People CertificateLondon School of Business & Finance (LSBF) is proud to announce…Fri, 21 Jun 2013 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/june/lsbf-awarded-with-investors-in-people-certificatehttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/june/lsbf-queens-awards-scholarship-programmeLSBF celebrates Queen’s Awards with new scholarship programmeTo mark the recent triumph of receiving the 2013 Queen’s Award for Enterprise , the London School of Business & Finance (LSBF) has launched a new exclusive scholarship programme that will benefit students worldwide.Thu, 06 Jun 2013 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/june/lsbf-queens-awards-scholarship-programmehttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/june/entrepreneurship-education-richard-bransonEntrepreneurship & Education: Richard Branson speaks to LSBFIn an interview for the London School of Business & Finance (LSBF), Virgin Group’s Founder Sir Richard Branson said that universities worldwide should become hubs to boost entrepreneurship and inspire self-starters to develop their own businesses.Mon, 03 Jun 2013 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/june/entrepreneurship-education-richard-bransonhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/may/graduates-2013-celebration-achievement-ceremonyGraduates excel at the 2013 Celebration of Achievement ceremonyFor another year running LSBF graduates gathered to attend this year’s Celebration of Achievement ceremony, held at the Grand Connaught Rooms in central London on Friday, 17th May. The event, which was attended by LSBF’s academic faculty and members of senior management, was a chance to celebrate the academic achievements and programme completion of graduates from LSBF’s undergraduate and postgraduate programmes.Fri, 24 May 2013 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/may/graduates-2013-celebration-achievement-ceremonyhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/may/education-investor-summit-2013LSBF Rector Speaks at the Education Investor Summit 2013As a thought leader, Prof van Rooijen was one of the guest speakers on the “Opportunities for Partnerships in Education” panel, which discussed how the public and private sectors can work together to stimulate development in higher education.Fri, 10 May 2013 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/may/education-investor-summit-2013http://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/april/lsbf-wins-queens-award-for-enterprise-2013LSBF wins Queen’s Award for Enterprise 2013The London School of Business & Finance (LSBF) has today been presented with the 2013 Queen’s Award for Enterprise for its achievements in international trade.Mon, 22 Apr 2013 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/april/lsbf-wins-queens-award-for-enterprise-2013http://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/april/lsbf-school-of-english-campus-torontoLSBF School of English Opens Second Campus in TorontoBuilding on its successful presence in Canada, LSBF is proud to announce the opening of a new campus in Toronto for its School of English. Located in the centre of the city, the new campus is a place for students who are looking to be immersed into the English language and enhance their learning experience.Mon, 22 Apr 2013 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/april/lsbf-school-of-english-campus-torontohttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/april/lsbf-got-talentStudents Excel with Live Performances at LSBF's Got Talent Proving that they have just as much talent outside the classroom, LSBF students - including a comedian, a beatboxer, singers, dancers and many talented musicians - assembled at London’s Camden Centre on Thursday, 18th April to take part in the final of LSBF’s Got Talent. The talent competition, which was organised by LSBF’s Student Engagement Team for the second year running, saw contestants deliver spectacular performances to over 350 guests. Inspired by hit British TV show Britain's Got Talent, the event was a great opportunity for students to showcase their artistic talents to a live audience and compete for the winning prize.Sun, 21 Apr 2013 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/april/lsbf-got-talenthttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/april/lsbf-school-of-english-campus-central-londonLSBF School of English Opens New Campus in Central London Aiming to provide students with an unparalleled and high-quality experience, LSBF School of English is proud to announce the opening of the new campus in central London.Mon, 15 Apr 2013 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/april/lsbf-school-of-english-campus-central-londonhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/april/financial-bootcamp-with-sorbonneLSBF Launches Financial Bootcamp with Sorbonne Graduate Business School (Université de Paris)As part of our sustained effort to connect business and finance students with the world of financial services, LSBF is pleased to announce the launch of an International Financial Bootcamp in collaboration with Sorbonne Graduate Business School.Fri, 12 Apr 2013 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/april/financial-bootcamp-with-sorbonnehttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/march/gianni-pittella-debateEuropean Parliament’s Vice President visits LSBF for Debate on Global EconomyAs part of its mission to immerse students into the business, financial and economic worlds, early in March LSBF hosted a debate with Gianni Pittella, Italian politician and Vice President of the European Parliament. The event was designed for Mr Pittella to discuss the European Parliament's response to the current economic crisis in Europe with 90 of LSBF’s top MBA students, who also had a chance to ask questions and network after the session.Thu, 28 Mar 2013 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/march/gianni-pittella-debatehttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/march/careers-workshops-entrepreneurship-business-thinkingLSBF Careers Workshops: Promoting Entrepreneurship and Business ThinkingPassion and a strong understanding of your industry are the key to success in the world of business.Fri, 01 Mar 2013 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/march/careers-workshops-entrepreneurship-business-thinkinghttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/feb/online-tv-access-to-global-educationLSBF & InterActive Launch Online TV to Expand Access to Global EducationLSBF and award-winning e-learning provider InterActive have launched InterActive TV , an innovative educational channel which will deliver free, live and recorded HD content, 24 hours a day.Wed, 20 Feb 2013 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/feb/online-tv-access-to-global-educationhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/feb/masterclass-fashion-entrepreneurship-luxury-managementLSBF Hosts Masterclass on Fashion Entrepreneurship and Luxury ManagementUnderstanding the connection between creativity, management and brand development is the key to build a powerful business in the luxury and fashion industries, according to fashion entrepreneur and designer Marie Su.Fri, 15 Feb 2013 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/feb/masterclass-fashion-entrepreneurship-luxury-managementhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/feb/lsbf-triumphs-pq-awards-2013LSBF triumphs at the PQ Awards 2013On a night when the greatest names in the accountancy industry assembled in London for the PQ Awards, the excellence of LSBF’s tuition came out on top.Fri, 08 Feb 2013 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/feb/lsbf-triumphs-pq-awards-2013http://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/jan/lsbf-acca-tutors-rated-as-excellentLSBF Tutors rated as ‘Excellent’ by ACCA StudentsAs a first-class education provider, London School of Business & Finance (LSBF) is committed to academic excellence and uses student feedback to promote on-going improvement across its global operations.Tue, 29 Jan 2013 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/jan/lsbf-acca-tutors-rated-as-excellenthttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/jan/executive-education-summer-business-schoolLSBF expands Executive Education with new Summer Business SchoolBuilding on the expansion of the LSBF Executive Education division, LSBF has unveiled another programme for students interested to take their career to a global level.Sun, 20 Jan 2013 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/jan/executive-education-summer-business-schoolhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/jan/lsbf-accountancy-college-of-the-year-pq-awards-2013LSBF Nominated for Accountancy College of the Year in the PQ Awards 2013For another consecutive year, LSBF’s leadership in financial education has been recognised and the school has been nominated for the Accountancy College of the Year prize at the PQ Awards 2013.Fri, 18 Jan 2013 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2013/jan/lsbf-accountancy-college-of-the-year-pq-awards-2013http://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/dec/3rd-generation-of-online-acca-programmesLSBF & InterActive launch 3rd Generation of Online ACCA ProgrammesLondon School of Business & Finance (LSBF) and InterActive are proud to launch the third generation of its online ACCA programmes.Thu, 20 Dec 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/dec/3rd-generation-of-online-acca-programmeshttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/dec/executive-education-business-careersLSBF Executive Education: Taking Business Careers FurtherAiming to meet the needs of business professionals and leaders who wish to stay one step ahead of the fast changing business world, London School of Business & Finance has launched a new division of Executive Education Programmes.Sat, 15 Dec 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/dec/executive-education-business-careershttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/dec/bill-clinton-leading-business-minds-entrepreneurs-2012LSBF Joins Bill Clinton and Leading Business Minds at Entrepreneurs 2012LSBF Faculty and Management joined former US President Bill Clinton and other important names in the business and political worlds at the Entrepreneurs 2012, one of the most important business conferences held this year in the UK, of which LSBF was a proud sponsor.Fri, 14 Dec 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/dec/bill-clinton-leading-business-minds-entrepreneurs-2012http://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/dec/lsbf-singapore-acca-gold-approved-learning-partnerLSBF in Singapore awarded with ACCA Gold Approved Learning Partner StatusAs a global institution committed to delivering first-class tuition worldwide, the London School of Business and Finance is proud to announce that the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) has awarded LSBF in Singapore with the Gold Approved Learning Partner status for its 2013 tuition.Thu, 13 Dec 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/dec/lsbf-singapore-acca-gold-approved-learning-partnerhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/dec/career-development-workshop-seriesLSBF Promotes Career Development with Workshop SeriesOne of LSBF’s missions is to shape global careers and assure that all students have a competitive advantage in the global marketplace.Wed, 12 Dec 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/dec/career-development-workshop-serieshttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/dec/graduate-recruitment-event-in-londonLSBF and KPMG host graduate recruitment event in LondonLondon School of Business & Finance and KPMG on Friday 23rd November hosted a careers and recruitment event for students, graduates and young professionals to apply to the top audit and consulting firm in Russia and CIS.Sun, 02 Dec 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/dec/graduate-recruitment-event-in-londonhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/nov/han-geng-exclusive-lsbf-lecture-londonTop Chinese Celebrity Han Geng visits London for exclusive LSBF LectureAiming to inspire the new generation of Chinese students who are in the UK to further their careers, LSBF will host on 1st December a lecture with Han Geng, one of China’s most influential celebrities.Fri, 30 Nov 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/nov/han-geng-exclusive-lsbf-lecture-londonhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/nov/prof-maurits-van-rooijen-ceo-and-rectorLSBF appoints Prof Maurits Van Rooijen as CEO and Rector to expand innovation and academic developmentLondon School of Business & Finance (LSBF) has appointed leading academic Professor Dr Maurits Van Rooijen as its new CEO and Rector.Thu, 01 Nov 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/nov/prof-maurits-van-rooijen-ceo-and-rectorhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/oct/entrepreneurship-workshop-students-from-russiaLSBF hosts entrepreneurship workshop and welcomes students from RussiaEarlier this week young entrepreneurs from the St Petersburg State University of Economics and Finance (FINEC) visited London School of Business and Finance (LSBF) at its New Court Campus in London.Wed, 31 Oct 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/oct/entrepreneurship-workshop-students-from-russiahttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/oct/entrepreneurship-summits-latin-americaLSBF takes entrepreneurship summits to Latin AmericaIn line with its ethos to provide academic and professional support both inside and outside the classroom, the London School of Business & Finance’s welcomed hundreds of guests to two global conferences which took place in Mexico City (Mexico) and Bogota (Colombia) in October.Mon, 29 Oct 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/oct/entrepreneurship-summits-latin-americahttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/oct/young-professional-eventLSBF Young Professional Event to add value to student learning and professional developmentA first-of-its-kind guest speaker talk series “LSBF Young Professional Events” was launched on 25 October 2012 with the aim to deliver professional events which will develop and groom the next generation of young business thinkers.Thu, 25 Oct 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/oct/young-professional-eventhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/oct/debate-on-business-and-financeLSBF hosts debate on business and finance with leading European UniversitiesLondon School of Business and Finance (LSBF) gave its students the chance to meet with key industry leaders in the European market to discuss New Directions in Business and Finance on 3rd October, at LSBF’s New Court campus in London.Fri, 19 Oct 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/oct/debate-on-business-and-financehttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/oct/students-achievements-2012-celebrationLSBF celebrates students' achievements at the 2012 CelebrationStudents from LSBF’s undergraduate and postgraduate programmes celebrated their academic achievements on Friday 28th September at this year’s Graduation Celebration, held at the Grand Connaught Rooms, in Central London.Thu, 11 Oct 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/oct/students-achievements-2012-celebrationhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/oct/global-events-series-brazilLSBF takes Global Events Series to Brazil to inspire the country’s next generationLondon School of Business & Finance (LSBF), in partnership with ESTABLISHBRAZIL and the British Council, hosted two skill summits in Sao Paulo and Rio.Wed, 03 Oct 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/oct/global-events-series-brazilhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/sep/london-fashion-week-student-competition-winnersAccess all areas at London Fashion Week for student competition winnersOne of London’s newest and most exciting fashion schools and London School of Business and Finance (LSBF) partner, School of Fashion and Design London (SFD London), this week hosted three lucky competition winners at the prestigious London Fashion Weekend.Fri, 28 Sep 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/sep/london-fashion-week-student-competition-winnershttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/sep/global-conferences-latin-americaLSBF to host global conferences in Latin America with top industry leadersAs part of London School of Business and Finance’s (LSBF) rolling programme of international networking and industry events , the educational leader is pleased to announce that this week it will be visiting Latin America to host conferences in São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro .Mon, 24 Sep 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/sep/global-conferences-latin-americahttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/sep/partnership-south-african-chamber-of-commerceLSBF strengthens academic networks through new partnership with the South African Chamber of CommerceLondon School of Business and Finance (LSBF) is pleased to announce a new strategic partnership with the South African Chamber of Commerce (SACC) to strengthen and expand its existing academic networks.Mon, 17 Sep 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/sep/partnership-south-african-chamber-of-commercehttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/sep/hiking-challenge-educational-charityLSBF students and staff participate in a hiking challenge to raise over £13.000 for educational charity Last month students, staff, and friends of London School of Business and Finance (LSBF) endured a 20 mile charity hike of the tallest mountains in England and Wales to raise funds forFri, 14 Sep 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/sep/hiking-challenge-educational-charityhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/sep/mba-carbon-management-specialisationLSBF unveils new MBA with Carbon Management SpecialisationThe London School of Business and Finance (LSBF) has launched a new Global MBA with a specialisation in Carbon Management . The degree is designed to give students all the knowledge needed to pursue careers in the renewable energy sector, which grew by 17% in 2011 with global investments of over $257 billion.Fri, 07 Sep 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/sep/mba-carbon-management-specialisationhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/aug/lsbf-ggsb-programmes-careerLSBF and GGSB Programmes: taking your career furtherBy working with leading academic institutions, LSBF is uniquely placed to deliver a truly global experience, first-class degrees and hands-on learning in the heart of London.Fri, 24 Aug 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/aug/lsbf-ggsb-programmes-careerhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/july/erasmus-university-charterLSBF expands global student experience with the Erasmus University CharterAs LSBF continues to expand the portfolio of services offered to students and increase their global experience, the school is proud to announce that it has been awarded with the Erasmus University Charter (EUC).Tue, 31 Jul 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/july/erasmus-university-charterhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/july/islamic-finance-conferenceLSBF hosts Islamic Finance Conference with key figures in the industryThe Islamic finance and banking industry has seen large increases in recent years and with annual growth rates of over 20%, it has managed to establish itself as part of the mainstream market.Thu, 26 Jul 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/july/islamic-finance-conferencehttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/july/weekly-online-business-challengePromoting business thinking: LSBF hosts weekly online Business ChallengeAs part of LSBF’s ethos of promoting creativity and business thinking globally, the school last week launched the new online competition LSBF Business ChallengeFri, 13 Jul 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/july/weekly-online-business-challengehttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/july/global-conference-series-ghana-nigeria-kenyaLSBF takes Global Conference Series to Ghana, Nigeria and KenyaHow can emerging countries challenge perceptions and encourage global economic growth? How are technology and education affecting the economy of developing countries?Mon, 02 Jul 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/july/global-conference-series-ghana-nigeria-kenyahttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/june/global-conference-laura-gucci-romeLSBF hosts global conference with Laura Gucci in RomeOver 60 invited corporate guests, including journalists, business leaders and LSBF students and alumni attended the latest LSBF Global Conference held this week in the Hotel de Russie, in Rome, Italy. The conference, the fourth in a series of global events, was addressed by keynote speaker Laura Gucci, World President of The World Association of Women Entrepreneurs (FCEM) , who talked about leadership and the future of businesses in the globalised world.Fri, 22 Jun 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/june/global-conference-laura-gucci-romehttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/june/360-programmes-career-developmentLSBF 360° Programmes: a comprehensive approach to career developmentAiming to provide a global and stronger development to the future’s business leaders, London School of Business and Finance (LSBF) has reformulated its comprehensive programme and renamed it as LSBF 360° Programmes, a range of Undergraduate and Postgraduate courses with a career-focused and exclusive approach that provides a job offer guarantee * following graduation.Tue, 19 Jun 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/june/360-programmes-career-developmenthttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/may/global-skills-careers-sports-managementLSBF Global Conferences: Global Skills, Careers and Sports ManagementIn line with London School of Business & Finance’s ethos to provide academic and professional support both inside and outside the classroom, the school welcomed hundreds of guests to two global conferences which took place last week in the cities of New Delhi (India) and Paris (France).Mon, 28 May 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/may/global-skills-careers-sports-managementhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/may/france-and-india-eventsLSBF visits France and India for events with leading international expertsWhat is the importance of acquiring global business skills to achieve success in today’s marketplace? How important is to diversify and to specialise in fast-growing industries?Mon, 21 May 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/may/france-and-india-eventshttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/may/charity-education-for-children-in-africaLSBF launches new charity to improve access to education for children in Africa In a further step to support communities and increase access to education, London School of Business and Finance (LSBF) has established the new charitable foundation LSBF HOPE (Health, Opportunity, Potential, and Education) to give young people from underprivileged backgrounds the chance to achieve their dreams and career goals.Mon, 21 May 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/may/charity-education-for-children-in-africahttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/may/ggsb-msc-fashion-design-luxury-managementLSBF and GGSB introduce new MSc in Fashion, Design and Luxury Management at London campusGrenoble Graduate School of Business (GGSB) has launched a new MSc in Fashion, Design and Luxury Management to be delivered at London School of Business & Finance’s London campus and at GGSB’s campus in Grenoble from September 2012.Thu, 17 May 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/may/ggsb-msc-fashion-design-luxury-managementhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/april/acca-video-lecture-seriesLSBF’s new video lecture series to benefit thousands of ACCA studentsExpanding the provision of the very best ACCA preparation support, London School of Business & Finance (LSBF) has produced a new series of more than 100 video lectures “10 Steps to Pass ACCA”. The videos are the latest addition to the wide range of multimedia content the school has already made available to students around the world through the “LSBF Prep Centre for ACCA” Facebook app.Mon, 30 Apr 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/april/acca-video-lecture-serieshttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/april/tony-blair-speaks-exclusively-to-lsbfFormer UK Prime Minister Tony Blair speaks exclusively to LSBFIn a special interview with London School of Business and Finance (LSBF), the UK’s Former Prime Minister Tony Blair praised LSBF for its global professional skills development and its use of technology to deliver education worldwide.Thu, 26 Apr 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/april/tony-blair-speaks-exclusively-to-lsbfhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/april/international-students-in-singaporeLSBF opens its doors to international students in SingaporeBuilding on its successful operations in Singapore, where the London School of Business & Finance (LSBF) already provides financial training to over 2,800 students since 2011, the school is now proud to announce it has been awarded the one-year Edutrust Provisional Certification by the Council of Private Education (CPE) and will open its doors to international students in Singapore. This award recognises LSBF’s efforts to provide higher standards in key areas of management and provision of educational services in Singapore.Tue, 24 Apr 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/april/international-students-in-singaporehttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/april/exclusive-programmes-london-metropolitan-universityLSBF expands offer of exclusive programmes with London Metropolitan UniversityUnder the new, recently announced partnership with London Metropolitan University (London Met), LSBF has also announced a range of Undergraduate, Postgraduate and Professional programmes to be validated by London Met and delivered at LSBF’s UK campuses and online via the award-winning e-learning partner InterActive Pro, over the coming months.Fri, 20 Apr 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/april/exclusive-programmes-london-metropolitan-universityhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/april/international-debating-competition-parisLSBF Students Represent UK in International Debating Competition in ParisBeing committed to develop some of the world’s most successful business leaders and entrepreneurs, London School of Business & Finance travelled to Paris last weekend to be the only UK institution to compete in the international debating competition “The Negotiation Challenge” (TNC) .Wed, 18 Apr 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/april/international-debating-competition-parishttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/april/financial-forecasting-planning-innovation-summit-2012LSBF Faculty to speak at the Financial Forecasting & Planning Innovation Summit 2012Responsible for creating and maintaining the LSBF’s ethos of success and excellence, LSBF Faculty has been invited to speak at the international Financial Forecasting & Planning Innovation Summit in London later this month.Mon, 16 Apr 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/april/financial-forecasting-planning-innovation-summit-2012http://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/april/finance-investment-panel-debateLSBF and Sorbonne University students meet at inaugural LSBF Finance & Investment Panel DebateIn another step to continue connecting business and finance students with the working world of finance services, LSBF’s Academic team last March launched a new series of monthly Question & Panel Debates bringing together industry guest speakers and students from the prestigious universities Sorbonne Graduate Business School and Grenoble Graduate School of Business (GGSB).Fri, 13 Apr 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/april/finance-investment-panel-debatehttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/april/global-skills-conference-greeceLSBF unveils rolling programme of international networking events with global skills conference in GreeceSupported by UKTI and hosted by the British Embassy in Greece , LSBF held the first of a new rolling programme of international networking events on the 29th March. The inaugural event, held at the British Ambassador’s Residence in Athens, hosted keynote speakers from corporate partners and global organisations as well as a networking session with business leaders, entrepreneurs, LSBF alumni and current students.Wed, 04 Apr 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/april/global-skills-conference-greecehttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/march/islamic-finance-seminarLSBF hosts Islamic Finance Seminar with key industry playersWith annual growth rates of over 20%, the Islamic Finance and Banking industry has been increasing worldwide and has established itself as part of the mainstream market over the last few years.Fri, 30 Mar 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/march/islamic-finance-seminarhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/march/lsbf-oracle-scholarship-programmeLSBF and Oracle Capital Group offer joint scholarship programmeAs an institution which aims to provide educational opportunities for students all over the world, London School of Business & Finance has established a joint scholarship programme with Oracle Capital Group to support talented and promising students from the former USSR states. This year, the programThu, 29 Mar 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/march/lsbf-oracle-scholarship-programmehttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/march/young-entrepreneurs-of-the-yearLSBF on the look-out for Young Entrepreneurs of the Year 2012London School of Business and Finance (LSBF), with support from Job Centre Plus (JCP), is launching a competition to find Manchester’s and Birmingham’s Young Entrepreneurs of the Year, 2012.Fri, 23 Mar 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/march/young-entrepreneurs-of-the-yearhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/march/ggsb-bib-ranked-5th-best-in-franceGGSB Bachelors in International Business offered at LSBF ranked 5th best in FranceGrenoble Graduate School of Business's (GGSB) Bachelors in International Business (BIB) , delivered at LSBF's London campus and GGSB's campus in Grenoble, has been ranked 5th best in France by the newspaper Le Figaro, one of the largest and most influential publications in the country.Fri, 09 Mar 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/march/ggsb-bib-ranked-5th-best-in-francehttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/feb/summer-games-english-learningLSBF School of English integrates learning and the Olympics with its "Summer Games Package"As the Olympic Games approach, LSBF School of English is expanding its extensive options of English language courses with the Summer Games PackageWed, 29 Feb 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/feb/summer-games-english-learninghttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/feb/lsbf-pq-awards-2012LSBF wins big at the PQ Awards 2012London School of Business and Finance won three PQ Magazine Awards at this year’s ceremony, which was held this week (21st February) in London.Thu, 23 Feb 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/feb/lsbf-pq-awards-2012http://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/feb/acca-prep-centre-facebookLSBF Prep Centre for ACCA reaches 90,000 followers on FacebookAs an institution passionate about academic excellence and top quality tuition, London School of Business and Finance (LSBF) continuously develop new ways to support students both in and out of the classroom. To provide students with the very best ACCA preparation, in addition to academic support, LSBF has created the Facebook app, “LSBF Prep Centre for ACCA”, a tool to help ACCA students through their exam preparation.Thu, 16 Feb 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/feb/acca-prep-centre-facebookhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/feb/lsbf-manchester-acca-gold-statusStudents to benefit as LSBF Manchester is awarded ACCA Gold Status London School of Business and Finance’s Manchester campus has been awarded Gold Approved Learning Partner status by the Association of Certified Chartered Accountants (ACCA) for its 2012 tuition.Tue, 14 Feb 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/feb/lsbf-manchester-acca-gold-statushttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/feb/lsbf-got-talentLSBF Students demonstrate artistic skills at LSBF's Got TalentLSBF Student Association, in partnership with London School of Business in Finance, will be hosting a celebration of student talents on the 16th of February: the talent show “LSBF’s Got Talent”. The event, which comes only four months after the new Student Executive Committee was elected, is a combination of efforts from the Student Association and LSBF’s Student Engagement Team.Mon, 13 Feb 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/feb/lsbf-got-talenthttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/feb/lsbf-accountancy-college-of-the-year-pq-awardsLSBF Nominated for Accountancy College of the Year in the PQ AwardsLondon School of Business and Finance is proud to announce that its Professional Training School has been nominated for the Accountancy College of the Year and another four separate categories in the PQ Magazine Awards 2012.
Mon, 06 Feb 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/feb/lsbf-accountancy-college-of-the-year-pq-awardshttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/jan/lsbf-student-entrepreneurLSBF Student Entrepreneur Making his Mark in the World of start-upsAs a global institution that is the destination of choice for some of the best international scholars, London School of Business & Finance (LSBF) is already a hot bed for some of the most promising future business leaders.Thu, 26 Jan 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/jan/lsbf-student-entrepreneurhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/jan/worlds-first-online-pte-preparationOnlinEnglish and InterActive launch world’s first online PTE preparationOnlinEnglish, in partnership with award-winning education provider InterActive, has today launched a ground-breaking platform to increase access to high quality education worldwide.Fri, 20 Jan 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/jan/worlds-first-online-pte-preparationhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/jan/lsbf-tutors-rated-as-excellentLSBF Tutors rated as ‘Excellent’ by ACCA Students As a first-class educational provider, LSBF is committed to academic excellence and student satisfaction. Results of LSBF’s latest satisfaction survey show that 75% of ACCA students from LSBF’s London campus rated their tutors as excellent with many tutors achieving ratings between 85% and 90%.Wed, 18 Jan 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/jan/lsbf-tutors-rated-as-excellenthttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/jan/lsbf-dynamic-global-communityNew report shows LSBF’s dynamic global communityAs a global institution, London School of Business & Finance is proud to be the destination of choice for the best international scholars and the most promising future business leaders.Mon, 16 Jan 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/jan/lsbf-dynamic-global-communityhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/jan/online-postgraduate-courses-portfolioLSBF expands its online postgraduate portfolio with 25 new coursesIn another step to increase access to global education, London School of Business & Finance, in collaboration with InterActive, has expanded its online portfolio with 25 new Postgraduate Certificate courses focused on various areas of interest on business and management.Fri, 06 Jan 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/jan/online-postgraduate-courses-portfoliohttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/jan/lsbf-careers-team-2012-opportunities2012 will be a year of opportunities, says LSBF Careers team With the job market becoming increasingly competitive, and globalised, LSBF works hard to give all its students the edge by putting international professional development and career support at the heart of all its programmes.Thu, 05 Jan 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2012/jan/lsbf-careers-team-2012-opportunitieshttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2011/dec/1000-work-placements-for-studentsLSBF Advertised over 1,000 Work Placements for Students in 2011As part of LSBF’s commitment to the on-going professional development of its students, LSBF’s Career and Corporate Division has secured and advertised more than 1,000 work opportunities for its students since the start of 2011.Tue, 27 Dec 2011 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2011/dec/1000-work-placements-for-studentshttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2011/dec/agreement-with-colombian-governmentLSBF signs agreement with Colombian government to expand opportunities for studentsLondon School of Business and Finance, in another step to strengthen its position as a global provider for world class education, has signed a historic agreement with the Colombian NGO to promote accessibility to British education to the best Colombian scholars and the most promising future business leaders.Thu, 08 Dec 2011 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2011/dec/agreement-with-colombian-governmenthttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2011/nov/online-gaming-masterclassLSBF hosts masterclass on online gaming with renowned entrepreneurAs part of a series of lectures and masterclasses offered in partnership with global industry leaders, the London School of Business and Finance hosted on 5th December the seminar "An hour with Ruben Cortez", in which the Senior Director of European Operations of BioWare, Ruben Cortez, talked to students about business in the effervescent online video-gaming industry.Wed, 30 Nov 2011 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2011/nov/online-gaming-masterclasshttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2011/nov/student-association-executive-committeeLSBF Student Association elects Executive CommitteeOn the evening of October 20th, LSBF students from all courses gathered at the institution’s London campuses to cast their votes for the student elections, organised by the LSBF Student Association.Fri, 25 Nov 2011 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2011/nov/student-association-executive-committeehttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2011/nov/hrh-prince-michael-of-kent-business-lectureLSBF Launches HRH Prince Michael of Kent Business Lecture with the RSALSBF is proud to announce a new HRH Prince of Michael of Kent Annual Business Lecture, in partnership with the Royal Society of Arts, Manufacturers and Commerce (RSA).Wed, 23 Nov 2011 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2011/nov/hrh-prince-michael-of-kent-business-lecturehttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2011/nov/jo-brand-showAward Winning Comedian and TV Presenter Jo Brand Shoots BBC4 TV Show at LSBF CampusBAFTA winner British comedian Jo Brand this week visited LSBF’s Marble Arch campus to film LSBF students for a new TV programme to be broadcast on BBC4. Accompanied by her TV production team and the celebrity psychologist Judi James, Jo spoke to a group of students from ACCA, MBA and MIB programmes about social behaviour in the business environment.Fri, 18 Nov 2011 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2011/nov/jo-brand-showhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2011/nov/2011-autumn-graduationLSBF Students and Staff Celebrate Success at the 2011 Autumn GraduationStudents from LSBF undergraduate and postgraduate programmes celebrated their academic achievements on Friday 28th October at LSBF Autumn graduation celebration.Thu, 17 Nov 2011 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2011/nov/2011-autumn-graduationhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2011/oct/lsbf-graduates-careers-worldwideLSBF graduates develop their careers worldwideLSBF has met Bob van Winden and Mark Regan, two recent LSBF graduates who currently work for Google in the company's office in Dublin.Fri, 14 Oct 2011 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2011/oct/lsbf-graduates-careers-worldwidehttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2011/oct/enterprise-entrepreneurship-diploma-launchLSBF launches Enterprise & Entrepreneurship DiplomaLondon School of Business and Finance (LSBF) has today announced the launch of the Enterprise & Entrepreneurship Diploma (EED), an pioneer online programme aimed at both students and young professionals interested in learning the skills to help them build their own business links and even to start up their own companies.Fri, 14 Oct 2011 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2011/oct/enterprise-entrepreneurship-diploma-launchhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2011/oct/ggsb-msc-finance-6th-rankFinancial Times Ranks the Grenoble Graduate School of Business MSc Finance offered at LSBF 6th worldwideGrenoble Graduate School of Business's MSc in Finance, delivered at LSBF's London campus and GGSB's campus in Grenoble, has been ranked 6th in the world in its category by the Financial Times.Fri, 14 Oct 2011 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2011/oct/ggsb-msc-finance-6th-rankhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2011/aug/art-enterprise-diploma-introductionThe Business of Art: Introducing the Art Enterprise Diploma Over the past year, London School of Business and Finance (LSBF) has been working with some of the world’s leading creative-industry professionals to produce a brand new business programme designed with artists and the creative industry in mind - The Art Enterprise Diploma.Thu, 11 Aug 2011 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2011/aug/art-enterprise-diploma-introductionhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2011/aug/ebay-masterclasseBay masterclass inspires innovation “If you are in a business, your consumers expect you to be creative and innovative. But if you are in the fashion technology business, they expect much more”. This is how Miriam Lahage, European General Manager of Fashion at eBay, summarised what it takes to direct a fashion business successfully, as she guest lectured at an LSBF-SFD masterclass.Thu, 11 Aug 2011 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2011/aug/ebay-masterclasshttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2011/jul/summer-graduation-2011Summer Graduation 2011 - Celebrating LSBF Student SuccessLondon School of Business & Finance (LSBF) held its summer 2011 graduation ceremony in the heart of the City of London, on Friday 15th July.Thu, 21 Jul 2011 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2011/jul/summer-graduation-2011http://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2011/jul/david-blunkett-mp-lectureRt Hon David Blunkett MP delivers inspirational lecture at LSBFContinuing its goal to give its students access to influential thought leaders, London School of Business and Finance (LSBF) held a special guest lecture, featuring former UK Home and Education Secretary, the Rt Hon David Blunkett, MP.Wed, 20 Jul 2011 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2011/jul/david-blunkett-mp-lecturehttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2011/jul/ebay-presentationeBay to present to LSBF and SFD students on the Business of FashionAs part of a joint venture, London School of Business and Finance (LSBF) and School of Fashion and Design (SFD) London have launched a lecture series to give students access to market leaders from new and industries.Wed, 13 Jul 2011 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2011/jul/ebay-presentationhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2011/jul/bib-certificate-hotel-managementBIB & Certificate in Hotel ManagementLondon School of Business & Finance (LSBF) continues to expand its undergraduate offering with the introduction of a new integrated degree programme, the Bachelor in International Business (BIB) and Certificate in Hotel Management, during which students will be eligible for one of the 1,200 guaranteed jobs offered by Grand City Hotels and Resorts, exclusively to LSBF students and graduates.Thu, 07 Jul 2011 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2011/jul/bib-certificate-hotel-managementhttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2011/jul/david-blunkett-visiting-lecturerLSBF announces David Blunkett as visiting lecturerFormer UK Home Secretary and Education Secretary, the Rt Hon David Blunkett MP has been appointed as a visiting lecturer at London School of Business and Finance (LSBF).Tue, 05 Jul 2011 00:00:00 GMThttp://www.lsbf.org.ukpress-and-media/news-on-lsbf/2011/jul/david-blunkett-visiting-lecturer