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  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    Bank Mergers And Diversification: Implications For Competition Policy

    This paper analyses competition and mergers among risk averse banks. The authors show that the correlation between the shocks to the demand for loans and the shocks to the supply of deposits induces a strategic interdependence between the two sides of the market. The authors characterize the role of diversification...

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  • White Papers // May 2010

    Political Connections, SEC Enforcement And Accounting Quality

    This paper examines whether firms and executives that have built political connections through political contributions and lobbying face lower enforcement costs by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Firms with low accounting quality have greater political expenses on average. They increase these expenditures during the period of misreporting and are...

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  • White Papers // May 2010

    The Impact Of Private Equity Ownership On Portfolio Firms' Corporate Tax Planning

    This paper investigates whether private equity (PE) firms influence the tax practices of their portfolio firms. Prior research documents that PE firms create economic value in portfolio firms through effective governance, financial, and operational engineering. Given PE firms' focus on value creation, the author examines whether PE firms influence the...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2010

    Market Reaction To Securitization Retained Interest Impairments During The Financial Crisis Of 2007-2008

    In this study, the authors investigate equity market reactions to the announcement of impairments of retained interests arising from asset securitizations made by financial institutions during the Financial Crisis of 2007-2008. In the past two decades, asset securitizations were used extensively by financial institutions as an indirect means of borrowing...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Risk Management Starts At The Top

    Where were the boards of directors of the world's largest financial firms when their managements were loading up on risky collateralized debt obligations and structured investment vehicles? What happened to the risk-management procedures laid out in their corporate governance guidelines? The authors have found a strong correlation between the size...

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Osaze Osifo GLS 2010 Interview

    In this webcast Osaze Osifo (MiFPT99), CEO, FBN Investment Banking and Asset Management, explains about what we can learn from emerging markets.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Sir John Egan GLS 2010 Interview

    In this webcast Sir John Egan (MSc01), Chairman, Severn Trent plc, explains about what we can learn from emerging markets.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Stephen Olabisi Onasanya GLS 2010 Interview

    In this webcast Stephen Olabisi Onasanya, Group Managing Director and CEO, First Bank of Nigeria, explains about what we can learn from emerging markets.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Mohammed Althani GLS 2010 Interview

    Sheikh Mohammed Althani (SEP50), President, Qatar-Connect, on what we can learn from emerging markets.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Erik Vynkier GLS 2010 Interview

    In this webcast Erik Vynkier (MBA2000), Director, Standard Life, explains about what we can learn from emerging markets.

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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Staffing Agencies: Know Your Workers

    As the world of work has changed to one in which companies aim at being lean, maintaining large full-time workforces is no longer desirable for many firms. Moreover, especially in the rapidly growing IT field, companies in need of skilled specialist workers do not necessarily have the staff in place...

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Which Companies Will Survive And Which Will Fail In A Recession?

    Chris Higson, Associate Professor of Accounting explains why when a recession hits your survival is predestined and depends on the markets you serve, the business models you use and the strength of your balance sheet.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    5 Ways To Measure Performance And Survive The Recession

    Sir Andrew Likierman, Dean at London Business School discusses a number of ways to rethink the performance measures being used within organizations and suggest five ways to measure performance to survive the recession.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Downsizing The Balance Sheet: The Old Orthodoxy?

    Pressure on margins has seen companies strive for asset-light balance sheets. Recession provides a stern test for this strategy: some companies found that it was survival of the fattest, not survival of the fittest. Will this be the new orthodoxy?.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Mergers And Aquisitions

    The Mergers and Acquisitions strategy programme explores the different rationales which allow you to manage the mergers and acquisition process to create shareholder value.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Lynda Gratton GLS 2010 Interview

    Lynda Gratton Professor of Management Practice in Organisational Behaviour, London Business School, on what we can learn from emerging markets.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Organisational Characteristics For Change, Success And Survival

    Professor Michael Jarrett, Visiting Professor of Organisational Behaviour, speaks of the importance of organisations understanding their external environment in order to change, succeed and survive.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    How Should Executives Prepare For The Upturn?

    Rob Goffee, Professor of Organisational Behaviour at London Business School discusses why executives cannot ignore the fundamentals of leadership when preparing for the upturn.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    How Does Consumer Behaviour Differ In A Downturn?

    In this Webcast, Daniel Goldstein, Assistant Professor of Marketing at London Business School looks at how consumers behave during a downturn.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Simple Rules For Complex Times

    During a recession many companies scale back their marketing, so those who don't are at a distinct advantage. This is because the amount that they spend will be carried further, says Dan Goldstein, Assistant Professor of Marketing.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Marketing Success In A Downturn

    Patrick Barwise, Emeritus Professor of Management and Marketing, explains how the right marketing strategy can turn the downturn into an opportunity.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Customer Focused Marketing: The Key To Unlocking Profits

    This marketing programme aims to help executives from across the business acquire a strategic understanding of key marketing tools and concepts that deliver value to both the customer and the bottom line.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Market Driving Strategies

    Listening to your customers is important, but this marketing programme explains how you can also educate them to understand the leap in benefits you are offering: driving the market forward rather than letting it drive you.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Pricing For Profit

    Marco Bertini explains how to realise and unlock the true potential of pricing and manage price in a competitive environment by integrating pricing strategy across the marketing process.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Growing Your Business

    John Mullins on how to grow your business, manage cash and individuals, and cope with the challenges of rapid growth.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Private Label Share In A downturn

    Nirmalya Kumar, Professor of Marketing, draws on his research to examine what happens to private label shares during recessions and how market share can be defended in challenging times.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Remaining Innovative Through Good And Bad Times

    Rajesh Chandy, Professor of Marketing and Tony and Maureen Wheeler Chair in Entrepreneurship discusses why managers need to focus on the future in order to help an organisation remain innovative through difficult and prosperous times.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Today's Opportunity: Embedded Marketing

    In this Webcast, Nader Tavassoli, professor of Marketing, explains why marketing is not just about advertising, it's about people as well.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Can Innovation Be Incentivized?

    Rajesh Chandy, Professor of Marketing, Tony and Maureen Wheeler Chair in Entrepreneurship; discusses whether innovation should be incentivized and explains why asymmetric incentives (rewards for success) need to be higher than penalties for failures.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Recession As A Marketing Opportunity

    According to Nirmalya Kumar, Professor of Marketing, recessions can be an excellent time for companies with strong market position to increase their market share as maintaining advertising budgets can give them a disproportionate share of voice.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Emerging Markets And The Upturn

    Emerging markets can represent tremendous opportunities for firms to emerge from the downturn. Rajesh Chandy, Professor of Marketing and Entrepreneurship talks about how some of the most remarkable innovations are happening in emerging markets.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    How Do You Make Your Marketing Budget Work Harder?

    Daniel Goldstein, Assistant Professor of Marketing at London Business School gives insights on how businesses can make the most of their marketing budget.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Madan Pillutla: Faculty Insights

    In this Webcast, Madan Pillutla, Professor of Organisational Behaviour, discusses and explains his research on the perceptions of fairness in negotiations.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Negotiating And Influencing Skills For Senior Managers

    Madan Pillutla, Professor of Organisational Behaviour, discusses how the Negotiating and Influencing Skills for Senior Managers programme can help senior leaders thrive in business negotiations.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Keeping People Inspired During A Recession

    Organisations that flourish and retain talent during a recession always flourish after, says Lynda Gratton, Professor of Management Practice in Organisational Behaviour, discussing challenges with keeping people inspired and engaged in a recession.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Leaders Can Increase The Gap

    Randall Peterson, Professor of Organisational Behaviour discusses the importance of leadership during a downturn. If employees believe and trust in the organisation and its leadership, they are more likely to stay focussed, engaged and work hard.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    People Management In Recession

    According to Nigel Nicholson, Professor of Organisational Behaviour, the biggest challenge for most managers throughout a recession is dealing with people. He explains how to manage people on three different levels: thoughts, emotion and action.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    The Downturn As An Opportunity To Transform Business Culture

    According to Nigel Nicholson, Professor of Organisational Behaviour, success can be an enemy of change but that one of the things to come out of these turbulent times is that it can provide a fantastic opportunity for lots of changes in organizations.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    How To Harness Leaders In The Middle Ranks

    Michael Jarrett, Adjunct Professor of Organisational Behaviour discusses how companies can harness the leadership of middle ranks to become successful; he says that in many ways those who are managers and add value today will be the leaders tomorrow.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Could Now Be The Best Time To Create Economic Value?

    Donald Sull, Professor of Management Practice in Strategic and International Management discusses how there can be an upside to a downturn and why different times in the economic cycle can provide potential advantages for skilled firms.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    EMBA - An Employer's Perspective

    The programme format enables you to improve your performance immediately and have real impact in your company, to demonstrate your new knowledge and skills, monitor their effectiveness, and build upon them.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Emerging Leaders Programme - Faculty Video

    In this webcast, Associate Professor of Accounting Irem Tuna and Assistant Professor of Marketing Anja Lambrecht discuss the Emerging Leaders Programme.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Executive Education CNN Advert

    The SEP programme strengthened my position as a leader and helped me get through what have been some pretty challenging times economically, Philip Stockton(SEP65) shares his thoughts on the School's Senior Executive Programme in a new CNN advert.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Henri Servaes - What Impact Will A Takeover Have On Your Market

    This webcast explains about the repercussions on other companies within an industry when one company is targeted for a hostile takeover...

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    How Will The Executive MBA Impact My Career?

    The Executive MBA is a transformational experience, both personally and professionally. Executive MBA alumni discuss how the programme helped turn their career aspirations into reality.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Impacting Leadership

    At the heart of the London Business School brand is the world-class faculty. The ambitious academics work at the forefront of global business research, spreading the intellectual capital and teaching around the world.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Impacting Management

    At the heart of the London Business School brand is the world-class faculty. The ambitious academics work at the forefront of global business research.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Indian Power

    Nirmalya Kumar, Professor of Marketing, shares the essence of what he learned from 10 trips to India to interview more than 30 CEOs and top executives who are unleashing the new global power of Indian firms.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Accelerated Development Programme

    Designed to facilitate the transition of senior functional managers into business leaders, the Accelerated Development programme equips you to become a highly effective general manager.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Career Enhancement And Opportunities

    Associate Dean, Sabine Vinck explains how the Masters in Finance programme allows students to re-invent themselves. Students talk about expanding their skill sets and gaining confidence to move into a different field within finance.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Career Services

    The experienced Career Services team will help equip you with the skills you need to realize your potential and secure your next position.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Career Services For Masters In Finance Students

    Associate Director of Career Services, Lara Berkowitz talks about career services for Masters in Finance students. Students talk about career counselling, having the opportunity to network with companies on campus, and the support of Career Services.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Degree Programmes CNN Advert

    Studying here gave me the confidence to start my own business, Tony Wheeler (MSc05), Founder of LonelyPlanet, explains in the School's new TV adverts which launched in October 2009 and run on CNN EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa).

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Discussions Around The Round Table At Garanti Bank

    Don Sull speaks with former Garanti Bank CEO Akin Ongor about forming round table groups so that top managers would work together to align the priorities of the organisation.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    London Business School: Looking Back Over 2009 And Forward To 2010

    London Business School faculty members offer you their insights on what lies ahead for 2010 plus they share highlights of the past year at London Business School.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    MBA TV Episode 1

    Experience London Business School MBA first hand as you are guided through the academic year and learn what it means to study a world-class MBA in such a vibrant city. This webcast features the first day on campus for the new MBA class.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    MBA TV Episode 10

    In this webcast, the presenters speak to Diane Morgan, Director of Career Services, and ask her about the School's approach to meeting the challenges presented by the current global economic slowdown and how this will benefit students and alumni.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    MBA TV Episode 11

    This webcast is about exploring the International Exchange Programme, one of the opportunities which make the MBA a truly global experience. London Business School has one of the world's largest programmes with a third of MBAs spending a term at the 30+ partner schools.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    MBA TV Episode 12

    In this webcast, Marie Lussier, a current MBA2010 student, is your guide to MBA Admits Weekend. Over 200 admitted candidates and their partners are welcomed onto campus for a weekend full of activities. MBA TV spoke to some of the attendees.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    MBA TV Episode 13

    During term time the ever popular weekly 'Sundowners' gives students the chance to meet up with fellow classmates and students from other programmes, whilst providing further opportunity to meet recruiters.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    MBA TV Episode 14

    In this webcast, MBA TV speaks to members of the graduating class of MBA2009 as they celebrate the end of their two year MBA experience with family and the life-long friends that they've made along the way.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Fixing The Financial System

    Julian Franks, Professor of Finance at London Business School, discusses why we cannot wait to fix the financial system, despite not fully understanding the origins of the crisis.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    The Hoare Govett Small Companies Index Report, Published By RBS

    Mid and small-cap companies had their best share price performance since 1977, according to new research by Professors Dimson and Marsh.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    MBA TV Episode 2

    In this webcast, David Simpson, Associate Director, Marketing and Admissions, Full-time MBA Programme, talks about the applications process and offers advice to make your application stand out from the crowd.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    MBA TV Episode 3

    This webcast is about MBA students giving their time to take part in London Business School's Volunteers Day. Tasks included the Oxfam experiences challenge, working with school children, and labouring in Kensington Gardens.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    MBA TV Episode 6

    This webcast lets you take a look at GLAM, the Global Leadership Assessment for Managers. A core course of the MBA Programme, GLAM is the perfect platform for students to identify their current skill set and start developing themselves as global leaders.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    MBA TV Episode 7

    This webcast, features the Industry Careers Fair, when many of the recruiters visit campus to introduce their company and meet students. Watch interviews with Jurek Sikorski, Associate Director of Career Services, recruiters and students.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    MBA TV Episode 8

    This webcast is about 'Meet the Marketers', an event based on the concept of speed dating, giving students valuable face-to-face time with marketers from some of the biggest and best-known companies in the world.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    MBA TV Episode 9

    This year's Women in Business Conference,'Beyond Ideas: Making Global Impact' highlights the impact women are making in the global marketplace and how they are making it. This webcast features interviews with conference attendees, students and alumni.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Professional Service Firms: From Experts To Advisors

    Dominic Houlder, Adjunct Professor of Strategic and International Management tells B2B and Professional Service firms that if they want to be a winner in the current climate they need to move away from being experts towards being a client's adviser.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Promise Based Management At Garanti Bank

    In the second of his three part series of the webcasts talking with Akin Ongar, Associate Professor of Management Practice Don Sull listens to the former Garanti Bank CEO discuss how introducing "Oral contracts" helped increase efficiency and transparency.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Sadler's Wells Theatre Case Study

    Freek Vermeulen, Associate Professor of Strategic and International Management, highlights the strategic lessons to be learned from a case study of London's successful Sadler's Wells theatre.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    School Film

    London Business School is consistently ranked as one of the top business schools in the world, and is committed to becoming the pre-eminent global business school.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    The Dean's Welcome Film

    Professor Sir Andrew Likierman, Dean of London Business School, describes what makes the School a unique place to study - whether as a student or an executive education participant.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    The EMBA Story

    People choose to undertake an EMBA for a number of different reasons. Meet some students on the programme and share in the highlights of their personal journey.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    The Emerging Leaders Programme Experience

    See the Emerging Leaders Programme for yourself. Hear from participants as they experience the ELP and gain an insight into the programme's key themes.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    The Masters In Finance Alumni Experience

    This webcast is about three alumnis talking about the benefits of the Masters in Finance programme; how the programme has helped their careers; the quality of teaching and students; Career Services; and the benefits of the alumni network.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    The Masters In Finance Learning Experience

    This webcast explains the format of the Masters in Finance programme and the electives and concentrations it covers. Students talk about the cutting-edge teaching, quality of the faculty and the balance between theory and practice in the programme.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    The Response Of London Business School To The Downturn

    In this webcast, Professor Sir Andrew Likierman, Dean of London Business School discusses the School's response to the economic downturn.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    The Student Journey

    Meet a selection of students reflecting on their EMBA experience at graduation. Learn more about the personal rewards, commitments and how the EMBA will impact their career development.

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