IDM Dissertation Award Winner!

IDM dissertation awardFor my dissertation, I researched how young women perceive gender and the female body within the marketing of sanitary products. My passion for studying this topic predominantly stemmed from personal frustrations with constant patriarchal standards women are forced to meet within marketing standards.

However, it also grew from previous feminist studies covered in the courses, Corporate Social Responsibility and Sustainability, and Organisation Theory.

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Head of University of Bristol School of Management response to the tragic death of George Floyd

Black Lives Matter “Momma…, Momma”

These were some of George Floyd’s final words. They will no doubt resonate in the minds of many people – a dying man calling for his mother, whilst in police custody.  Civil action and mass protests are accelerating around the US and other parts of the world in solidarity for George’s family and anti-racism.

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Finding the value in lockdown

Lockdown during COVID-19Finding the value in lockdown | Dr Fiona Spotswood, Senior Lecturer in Management

The nation is being asked to comply with fundamental changes to our everyday lives, and yet there will be no changes to the profile of COVID-19 infections and deaths for weeks or months. Nothing but more loss. (more…)