» August 2019

INSEAD emerges as biggest winner in the 2018 EFMD Case Writing Competition

by David Thomas · Friday, August 23rd, 2019

INSEAD, the business school for the world, today announced that its professors have received five category awards in the 2018 EFMD Case Writing Competition. This represents the most number of awards won by a single business school this year, making INSEAD the biggest overall winner. Organised since 1988, the Competition recognises innovative and impactful case writing and teaching in 17 categories representing critical management areas.  “Congratulations to Professors Pierre Chandon, Felipe Monteiro, Gianpiero Petriglieri, Jasjit Singh and Craig Smith for their winning cases”, says Ziv Carmon, Dean of Research and The Alfred H. Heineken Chaired Professor of Marketing, “We are delighted with the consistent

Behind Closed Doors Become First Organisation to Earn Level Three of the Social Value Certificate

by David Thomas · Tuesday, August 20th, 2019

Social Value International are proud to announce that Behind Closed Doors, an organisation instrumental in the creation of the Social Value Certificate, have become the first organisation to achieve Level Three of the Social Value Certificate. Behind Closed Doors supports women & men affected by Domestic Violence & Abuse (DV&A) to enable them to live safely, free from fear & harm, make informed choices & manage their own lives. They deliver the outreach element of the Leeds Domestic Violence Service (LDVS) under contract & a non-contracted Prevention & Recovery Service (PARS) for people unable to/who do not wish to access

Soil and Water Conservation Bureau Achieve an Assured Report

by David Thomas · Monday, August 19th, 2019

The report was written by Soil and Water Conservation Bureau (SWCB), Council of Agriculture, Executive Yuan in Taiwan. SWCB has promoted rural regeneration policy for many years. The first priority of rural regeneration is to create happy rural villages taking consideration of life, local industry, rural culture and ecology conservation. Sunny Rush is the case SWCB consult. The team started with the motivation to promote the culture-conservation and industry-development of rush by “product-development, brand-operation, friendly-cultivation, working-process-recording and spirit-succession”. What they do and influence have attract more young people to participate in “rush weaving learning and teaching”, that let more people

Ayala Foundation Achieve Level One of the Social Value Certificate

by David Thomas · Monday, August 19th, 2019

We are proud to announce the Ayala Foundation have achieved Level One of the Social Value Certificate! As the social development arm of the Ayala group of companies, Ayala Foundation envisions communities where people are creative, productive, self-reliant, and proud to be Filipino. Ayala Foundation implements programs in Education, Community Leadership, Suitable and Sustainable Livelihood, and Arts and Culture. Its initiatives are present in virtually all regions in the Philippines. Why have you decided to undertake the Social Value Certificate organisational pathway? Ayala Foundation, the social development arm of the Ayala group of companies, creates social value in communities and basic sectors while