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Call for Papers – Special Issue of the journal of Industrial Marketing Management on the topic “Process thinking and methods in dynamic business networks”

Guest Editors:
Professor Poul Houman Andersen (Aalborg University, Denmark),
Dr Christopher J. Medlin (University of Adelaide), and
Professor Jan-Åke Törnroos (Åbo Akademi University, Finland)
Deadline for submission: November 15, 2016
Full information is available at the journal website
In business-to-business marketing the “interactive relationship and network” approach posits that what an actor tries to accomplish both draws on and affects […]

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A major international research report opens the door to constructive debate on the future of audit.

Associate Professor Bryan Howieson of Adelaide Business School has co-authored a valuable international research report examining the attributes, competencies, professional skills and qualities required in modern audit teams to perform high quality public interest audits, and how they will meet future demands.
“The Capability and Competency Requirements of Auditors in Today’s Complex Global Business Environment”, published […]

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Placing the spotlight on human impact turns cyber security on its head

Collaborative research by the Adelaide Business School (ABS) is encouraging businesses to conduct a major re-think about their approach to cyber security. And it’s having a significant, positive impact on the way businesses are dealing with it: placing employee behaviour first, with software and technology firewalls a distant second.
Today’s cyber attacks are increasingly sophisticated. They […]

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Option Pricer App

Adelaide Business School academics, in conjunction with Barestock, have launched an Option Pricer app on the iTunes store.
The app, which can calculate American and European options, has been developed to teach students how options contracts are valued.
It comes with sliding rulers and display graphs and can calculate implied volatility, if the current market price option […]

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Wine brands using Facebook get a crystal clear message from online followers: get social, but create a casual conversation with images and humour, minus the hard sell

Countless wine brands across South Australia will devour recent research conducted by the ABS’ Dr Steve Goodman, senior marketing lecturer and wine business researcher, as well as the University of Adelaide’s Dr Cullen Habel, adjunct marketing and market research lecturer, and Dr Rebecca Dolan, who did her PhD at the University of Adelaide. The great […]

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Optimistic, entrepreneurial and adept businesses are set to shape the future of Australian family business

Dr. Chris Graves and Dr. Jill Thomas, from the ABS’ Family Business Education and Research Group (FBERG) have partnered for the second time with KPMG and Family Business Australia to conduct the longest running survey of its kind into family business. Heavily relied on by family business owners and their advisers to inform critical business […]

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Hong Kong Wine Trade Show Study Tour (2-7 November 2015)

An exclusive opportunity to participate as a ‘young entrepreneur’ in the Hong Kong International Wine and Spirits Fair this year!
Gain hands on experience in the competitive wine industry in Hong Kong, while receiving 3 units of PG Elective towards your degree.
Download study tour flyer: http://tinyurl.com/ngujmwr
Download application form: http://tinyurl.com/qx3rog9
Open to all PG students with at least […]

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A recent ABS study reveals job hoppers deliver positive financial outcomes for the colleagues they leave behind

Incumbent executives rejoice. New evidence reveals they are no longer ‘left behind’ financially when colleagues job hop to another company. Quite the contrary. Dr Jane Luo, ABS’ finance lecturer, co-authored a research report published in the Journal of Accounting and Economics, revealing the hidden reward of job hopping on incumbent executives: a significant rise in […]

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Postgraduate Online Courses in 2015

The Faculty of the Professions offers numerous courses online to offer flexibility that helps students fit study around their lifestyle.
Studying online has many benefits, including:
• Flexibility, study in your own time, around other commitments
• Develops time management skills
• Less commuting
• Taught by the same lecturers as on campus
Contact the Postgraduate Student Hub on 8313 6455 […]

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The University of Adelaide responds to the China-Australia Free Trade Agreement by developing a double degree with a leading Chinese University

In a ground breaking move, the University of Adelaide and the University of International Business and Economics (UIBE) in Beijing have partnered to offer a new double degree pathway for undergraduate commerce students from 2015.
Mr David Morfesi, Executive Director of the Institute of International Trade said higher education, already Australia’s most valuable services export, is […]

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