How “Agility” has become a Buzzword

(by Christiane Prange; Dec 29, 2015) Recent studies of management fashions have contributed to our understanding of the forces underlying the rise and fall in popularity of new management techniques. As organization theorist Eric Abrahamson says, a management fashion…”is a relatively transitory collective belief, disseminated by management fashion setters, that a management technique leads rational management[…]

The Business School of the Future

Business schools today, nationally and internationally, are no longer a source of efficient knowledge management and learning. Instead, they have largely turned into a credit points- producing industry, measuring performance by exam grades of mediocre importance. Consequently, experts have required universities to transform and to become an integrated part of the network-centric reality of the[…]