Be a better leader with our MSc Strategy, Change and Leadership!

master's at bristolAcross the private, public and not-for-profit sectors, today’s leaders are facing the most challenging operating circumstances for generations. In this landscape of global uncertainty, leaner workforces, budget cuts, and reliance upon digital communications and the competencies needed to lead organisations successfully have shifted.  Leaders now need to be skilled at crisis management, dealing with uncertainty and high-level strategic leadership.   

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Q&A with University Race Equality Champion and Head of School of Management, Prof Palie Smart

Black History MonthProfessor Palie Smart is the Head of the School of Management at the University of Bristol and also the University Race Equality Champion. She is the only Female BAME Head of a UK Business / Management School amongst the Russell Group Universities.

Here she tells more about what inspired her career in education, the barriers she overcame and her proudest moments…so far!

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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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