The Importance of Mental Health in Higher Education – Henley Business School

Business schools are not just teaching skills for on the job. They should also be role models for students and future professionals in relation to how they manage the stresses and balance between their work and their life. This is important for students who are feeling the stresses of the increasing demands being placed on … Continue reading The Importance of Mental Health in Higher Education – Henley Business School

PRiMEtime Special Feature on Reporting on the SDGs – 17 Ways Schools are Engaging in the SDGs (part 2 of 2)

This week PRiMEtime is celebrating the work that signatories around the world are doing in terms of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) as highlighted in their Sharing Information on Progress (SIP) reports submitted throughout 2018. This is part of the information that was collected late last year exploring how the schools are exploring the SDGs … Continue reading PRiMEtime Special Feature on Reporting on the SDGs – 17 Ways Schools are Engaging in the SDGs (part 2 of 2)

PRiMEtime Special Feature on Reporting on the SDGs 2018 – 17 Ways Schools are Engaging in the SDGs (part 1 of 2)

This week we continue our two week special focus on the work that signatories around the world are doing in terms of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) as highlighted in their Sharing Information on Progress (SIP) reports submitted throughout 2018. This is part of the information exploring how the schools are exploring the SDGs on … Continue reading PRiMEtime Special Feature on Reporting on the SDGs 2018 – 17 Ways Schools are Engaging in the SDGs (part 1 of 2)

How Schools are using WikiRate to Engage Students in Sustainability

 Late last year the University of Wollongong released a report exploring the multiple ways the WikiRate Student Engagement Project was being implemented in higher education institutions in diverse classrooms around the world. WikiRate is an open database and research tool that allows anyone to collaboratively research and analyse data on socio-environmental impacts of companies. It … Continue reading How Schools are using WikiRate to Engage Students in Sustainability

Embedding the SDGs into your Reporting: An Example from Kemmy Business School

This month PRiMEtime is featuring examples and tools focused on the Sharing Information on Progress (SIP) reports, and in particular how schools are embedding the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) into their reports, but also into their schools. One report that I particularly enjoyed reading through was that of PRME Champion Kemmy Business School in Ireland. Not … Continue reading Embedding the SDGs into your Reporting: An Example from Kemmy Business School

12 Visuals to get inspired by for your next SIP report (part 2 of 2)

Sharing Information on Progress (SIP) reports, beyond being a requirement for PRME signatories, are an opportunity to bring together the work a school is doing in the area of responsible management education, reflect on that work and explore future opportunities. SIPs can provide an important communication tool to raise awareness both internally and externally about … Continue reading 12 Visuals to get inspired by for your next SIP report (part 2 of 2)

12 Visuals to get inspired by for your next SIP report (part 1 of 2)

Sharing Information on Progress (SIP) reports, beyond being a requirement for PRME signatories, are an opportunity to bring together the work a school is doing in the area of responsible management education, reflect on that work and explore future opportunities. SIPs can provide an important communication tool to raise awareness both internally and externally about … Continue reading 12 Visuals to get inspired by for your next SIP report (part 1 of 2)

Students Tackling the Challenge of Creating Smarter and more Sustainable Cities

A growing percentage of the world’s population lives in cities. These same cities are home to many of the business schools that are part of the PRME network. However there are important challenges for cities moving forward, challenges captured in many of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) but in particular in SDG 11. Tackling these … Continue reading Students Tackling the Challenge of Creating Smarter and more Sustainable Cities

The Benefits, and Challenges, of Teaching Mentorship – Cass Business School

Cass Business School in London has made a major investment in mentoring projects for staff and students. Mentoring and coaching is a key part of the school’s flagship programme as a UN PRME Champion institution sitting alongside their research work on responsible business (led by ETHOS), their ongoing commitment to teaching business in an ethical … Continue reading The Benefits, and Challenges, of Teaching Mentorship – Cass Business School

Impact Investing Series – 10 Ways Schools are Bringing Impact Investing to Campus

This month PRiMEtime is focusing in on the important and increasingly popular topic of impact investing. So far we have looked at what impact investing is and summed up a range of resources on the topic and have looked in depth at the Social Finance Academy, a new programme coming from Smith School of Business … Continue reading Impact Investing Series – 10 Ways Schools are Bringing Impact Investing to Campus