A 2013 research project conducted by Dr Jodie Conduit, Senior Marketing Lecturer at Adelaide Business School (ABS), has set a revolution in motion: radically changing the way the St. Vincent de Paul Society’s (Vinnies) valuable volunteer network in South Australia is managed and rewarded. With astounding success and positive results.
Since the 1880s Vinnies has been […]

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Does technology impacts the brain and decision making? According to The University of Adelaide’s Neural Systems and Complexity Specialist Dr Fiona Kerr, the answer to the question is yes. Technology affects our attention, our social connectivity with other people and our sleep cycles.
We live in a society where all aspects of our lives are driven […]

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Throughout history, business families and the skills and capital they bring, have been the engine room for entrepreneurial activity and growth of economies around the world.
To mark National Family Business Day (19th of September each year), Family Business Australia [SA chapter] together with the University of Adelaide, are holding a seminar for family business owners, […]

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Friday 5 August saw 28 academics and professional staff from Adelaide Business School join the University of Adelaide team for the annual Walk a Mile in my Boots campaign.
Organised by the homelessness charity, Hutt St Centre, the campaign invites members of the community to support people facing homelessness by walking a mile on a cold, […]

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July was an exciting month for wine writer, judge and engaging ABS lecturer Nick Ryan. Along with Marni Ladd, Program Director of Wine Business at the University, and other wine experts, Nick travelled to Singapore as a speaker at the Hot 100 inaugural international wine event. Nick was a fitting MC at this exciting masterclass, […]

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During the mid-semester break 12 commerce, economics and law students headed to Sydney to start their journey as ‘global corporate citizens’. This study tour was designed to complement the students formal study and best prepare them for life after University, both personally and professionally.
Their first stop – checking into the luxurious Sofitel Wentworth Hotel Sydney. […]

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Once limited to the realms of science fiction, artificial intelligence has transcended the boundaries of academic curiosity and Hollywood’s imagination into something with measurable influence on our daily lives.
In the latest instalment of Adelaide Business School’s AmCham Luncheon series, local business partners were invited to a panel session discussing artificial intelligence and how it is […]

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On 29 June, the Faculty of the Professions and Adelaide Business School held morning tea to raise awareness for beyondblue – a not-for-profit organisation that provides support and advice to people suffering with mental health issues.
The session was led by Christopher Findlay (Executive Dean) and Suzanne Le Mire (Dean of Law) and was well attended […]

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Congratulations to Matthew Nesbitt (Bachelor of Law / Commerce), Gavin Roberts (Bachelor of Law / Commerce), George O’Connor (Bachelor of Law / Commerce) and Sam Craig (Bachelor of Law / Finance) who beat over 300 teams to take out the national final of the UBS Investment Banking Challenge.
The UBS Investment Banking Challenge is a competition […]

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Dr Fiona Kerr is starring in the ABC’s Catalyst programme ‘Becoming Superhuman’.
The first episode aired last week gained rave reviews and this week Dr Kerr shares her powerful views on how humans can be their very best.
Catalyst airs Tuesday 31st May 2016 and can be viewed here.

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