Original Thinking Podcast by Alliance Manchester Business School

Introducing the Original Thinking Podcast  – a series of episodes where experts from the Alliance Manchester Business School will offer advice and information for recovery from COVID-19. In this first series of Original Thinkers, the podcast will explore the latest business school insights and research into the impact on business, business leaders and the wider … Read more Original Thinking Podcast by Alliance Manchester Business School

The Russell Group appoints Professor Dame Nancy Rothwell as its next Chair

Professor Dame Rothwell, President and Vice-Chancellor of The University of Manchester, will take over on 1st September 2020 from the current Chair, Professor Sir Anton Muscatelli, Principal and Vice-Chancellor of the University of Glasgow. Professor Dame Rothwell will be the first woman to take on the role. The Russell Group represents 24 leading UK universities, … Read more The Russell Group appoints Professor Dame Nancy Rothwell as its next Chair

Lockdown Lectures from The University of Manchester

Are you looking for something more than the next Netflix series to binge or a Spotify ‘top 100’ playlist to help you through the circuit breaker period? Then why not join some of the UK’s foremost scientists, thinkers, historians and social commentators for some informal lectures from the comfort of your own home. In the … Read more Lockdown Lectures from The University of Manchester

Manchester’s social and environmental impact is top in UK in latest rankings

The University of Manchester has again ranked as the top higher education institution in the country for its social and environmental impact across its full range of functions. The University has also been rated the second in Europe and eighth globally. These assessments come from this year’s Times Higher Education (THE) University Impact Rankings. Manchester is … Read more Manchester’s social and environmental impact is top in UK in latest rankings

Whatever the hardships of COVID-19, let’s be thankful it wasn’t COVID-99

In these difficult times, the press and the public are piling complaints on governments and corporations over their responses to the pandemic – yet it is amazing how well shutdowns and quarantines have worked so far in the developed world (protests like those in Michigan aside). Supply chains continue to operate. Medical systems are functioning, if sometimes … Read more Whatever the hardships of COVID-19, let’s be thankful it wasn’t COVID-99

UoM Study to research role of delivery workers in preventing COVID-19 transmission

The University of Manchester is to carry out one of 21 new studies into the novel coronavirus funded by the UK Government. Professor Martie van Tongeren and Dr Hua Wei will lead a £300,000 study into the role of gig workers and delivery supply chains in preventing disease transmission. The team will be working with … Read more UoM Study to research role of delivery workers in preventing COVID-19 transmission

Alliance MBS cements position in Executive Education world elite

Alliance Manchester Business School is ranked 4th in the UK for customised executive education, by the Financial Times. Globally, the School has risen 15 places to 31st and is ranked 15th in Europe. The FT’s 2018 rankings rate the best customised executive education providers worldwide. Programme providers are measured on participant and client satisfaction, as well as growth … Read more Alliance MBS cements position in Executive Education world elite