August 20, 2019

Archives for November 2012

Blog Handover

That’s the end of my month in charge of the EBS Blog.  I hope you have enjoyed the posts I have created.  As is customary I offer the following links to web sites that you might find interesting during your studies: The Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development is the UK professional organisation that registers […]

OB Revision Session in Edinburgh

We held a two-day revision session for the December OB examination over Monday and Tuesday of this week. We had our full time cohort of students together with a number of people who had dropped in for the session from France, Norway, Nigeria, the Philippines (via Dubai), Tanzania and from other parts of the UK.   […]

Long Lived Organisations

There is an interesting article on the BBC News website.  The report concerns a family owned building company, R Durtnell and Sons,  in the south east of England that was created in 1591 and has survived 13 generations of that family and more recessions than most.  The family report that surviving the current financial crisis […]

Talent Scarcity in China

Hi – it’s November so I have now taken ownership of this blog and will be posting from an Organisational Behaviour perspective as well as supporting others to continue to build our stories. An article in HRM in Asia cited PricewaterhouseCoopers’ annual global CEO survey in China, saying that more than 59% of respondents said […]