2013 Summary of Best Practices in Responsible Management Education (Part 1)

It is that time again, time for PRiMEtime’s year-end review. 2013 was another exciting year with a lot of innovative new initiatives and approaches at business schools around the world to embedding responsible leadership and sustainability into their programmes. Principle 1: Purpose Signatories continued to develop the capabilities of students to be future generators of … Continue reading 2013 Summary of Best Practices in Responsible Management Education (Part 1)

A Toolkit for embedding Anti-Corruption guidelines into MBA curriculum

The PRME Working Group on Anti-Corruption in Curriculum Change has developed an innovative new resource for integrating anti-corruption values into the core curricula of leading business schools. Launched at the 3rd Global Forum, the Anti-corruption guidelines for curriculum change, or Anti-Corruption “Toolkit,” is part of a four-year project dedicated to providing a teaching framework that … Continue reading A Toolkit for embedding Anti-Corruption guidelines into MBA curriculum

Business Examples from Around the World – Poland, United Kingdom, Netherlands

As businesses become more and more engaged in sustainability around the world, we are presented with an increasing range of interesting examples of active companies. However when I speak with students/faculty they say that they often hear about the same examples from the same international companies over and over again. I asked a handful of … Continue reading Business Examples from Around the World – Poland, United Kingdom, Netherlands

Online and connected: Creating discussion spaces online

In the third installment of our series about how universities are using the internet to engage students and the wider community in sustainability, we look at how universities are creating online platforms to share sustainability information on campus with stakeholders. Simon Frasier University in Canada created inov8.ca to get SFU students and alumni talking about … Continue reading Online and connected: Creating discussion spaces online

5 Questions for Dr. Boleslaw Rok from Kozminski University in Warsaw, Poland

I recently had the chance to speak with Dr. Boleslaw Rok from the Business Ethics Centre at Kozminski University Business School in Warsaw, Poland. The Business Ethics Centre was established in 1999 and is the first and only such unit operating in Poland. Dr. Rok has been working with businesses for more than 25 years as an entrepreneur and one of … Continue reading 5 Questions for Dr. Boleslaw Rok from Kozminski University in Warsaw, Poland

Creating Teaching Cases around Sustainability: 4 examples

One of the challenges mentioned by faculty looking to incorporate sustainability and corporate social responsibility (CSR) into their classrooms is the lack of relevant case studies. This includes not just case studies relating to responsible leadership, but also case studies specific to the businesses in their region or other regions around the world. Here is … Continue reading Creating Teaching Cases around Sustainability: 4 examples