Monthly Archives: August 2016
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 […]
Modern technology is changing the way our brains work, says neuroscientist Dr Fiona Kerr, System and Neural Complexity Specialist with the University of Adelaide.
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 […]
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, […]
Adelaide Business School helps to place South Australia’s wine industry on the map, partnering with the Hot 100 wines at its inaugural wine masterclass in Singapore.
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, […]
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. […]