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The Business Education Big Bang – What Business Schools should consider if they want to remain relevant
The Origins of the Business Education Universe Historians date 1819 as the year of the first School of Business (a School of Commerce, actually) in Paris, France. Remarkably …
Equality Diversity Inclusion Conference
We are happy to share that Professor Dr. Ganesh Nathan from Business School Lausanne (BSL) will be presenting his workshop on Tuesday July 13th! Professor Dr. Ganesh Nathan …
Leading Positive Change: How BSL Fosters Creativity, Diversity, and Global Leadership
Young people today are looking for a career that encourages diversity, innovative thinking, and positive leadership. This blog will discuss how students at BSL are taught to respond …
An intriguing and fascinating book: “Let my people go surfing”
Patagonia is a well-known brand of outdoor clothing founded in 1973 in Ventura, California, by Yvon Chouinard. Frédéric Laloux, in his book “Reinventing Organizations”, published in 2014, mentions …
2nd year BSL student, Natali Topolska, invests in success at top Swiss bank
23-year-old Czech Republic native, Natali Topolska, is a 2nd year BSL Bachelors of Business Administration (BBA) Millennial Program student currently working at a leading Swiss online bank.  Natali …
BSL alumnus Josephine Bengtsson bags prestigious working opportunity at CERN (Geneva)
“Having small classes and professors who are willing to spend additional time helping us understand concepts is something that larger schools do not offer. I believe BSL fosters …
Winning the Business Game While Earning a Business Degree in Switzerland
On March 25, the Junior Enterprise of HEC Lausanne hosted this year’s Business Game online—dedicating a full day (8:30 to 18:30) for participants to work in teams of …
Business Innovation Week – Spring 2021 – Live Updates
Updates are displayed in reverse chronological order. Thursday 6th May, 2021 – Day 4 (AM) 09:15 – Managing Diversity in the Workplace, presented by Professor Alessandro Bianchi. 08:55 …
DBA GRADUATION CEREMONY IN KOREA
March 18th 2021 was the official Graduation Ceremony at aSSIST University in Korea for four of our Doctoral Graduates from our Dual degree: Dr. Jooseok OhDr. Hyun Joon …
Meet André Delafontaine and the Winners of BSL’s Entrepreneurial Competition
The winners of Business School Lausanne’s Entrepreneurial Challenge had the opportunity to complete 12 exclusive coaching sessions, both in-group and one-on-one, with André Delafontaine. As a BSL professor, …
Well-Being Concerns For e-Learning
Have you ever counted the number of hours that you spend in front of a computer in a simple sitting position per week? If you haven't, take a …
The Shifting Focus of Sustainability Teaching and Learning
As a teacher and learner myself, I spend much time reflecting on why and how to adapt the way we teach and learn about sustainability.  Sustainability is both …
Diversity & Inclusion – What do businesses need to change for diversity and inclusion to become sources of strength and growth?
Recent social movements (feminist march, Black Lives Matter, Pride march) have put pressure on organizations to be more inclusive of the diverse demographics (based on racio-ethnic background, sexual …
Interview with: Yannick Bouyidou on the Importance of Collaboration When You Start a Business
Before coming to Business School Lausanne (BSL), Yannick Bouyidou was working for The Ritz Carlton Company in San Francisco. His experience taking an online class at UC Berkeley …
How BSL Students Enhance their Swiss Academic Journey Through our Clubs Program
Business School Lausanne (BSL) has launched a new program, offering students the opportunity to create clubs in a topic they are interested in and they would like to …
Business Innovation Week – Winter 2020/2021 – Day 4 Recap
SUSTAINABLE BUSINESS AND ALTERNATIVE INVESTMENTS The last day of the Business Innovation Week (BIW) was focused on sustainable business and alternative investments. In the morning we had the …
Business Innovation Week – Winter 2020/2021 – Day 3 Recap
The importance of customer experience in today’s world! Lately, competition between companies has become more fierce than ever before and the customer remains the core of any decision-making …
Business Innovation Week – Winter 2020/2021 – Day 2 Recap
ENTREPRENEURSHIP Afternoon With the collaboration of Professor Marko Majer, BSL students had the opportunity to work on a Harvard simulation (Marketing). The simulation was structured in 6 quarters …
Business Innovation Week – Winter 2020/2021 – Day 1 Recap
E-COMMERCE AND ACTIVITY Living in the age of the internet and technology, students of BSL wondered how e-commerce works. It is an exciting topic for students to explore …
Business Innovation Week – Winter 2020/2021 – Live Updates
Updates are displayed in reverse chronological order. Thursday 11th February, 2021 – Day 4 11:20 – Students doing 120-second presentations at the moment 11:00 – Students working hard, …

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