Business and government

BusinessPLUS program boosts students’ employability

Innovative new co-curricular program helps students gain an edge in a competitive job market.
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Department of International Business and Asian Studies

International business students gain unique perspective on innovative business solutions

Industry speakers offer different points of view to students, enhancing their learning experience by providing first hand insights into real world business bringing theory to life and inspire students to see the opportunities that await them. The Department of International Business and Asian Studies was delighted to welcome Mr Craig Somerville, Managing Director at Reload […]
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Business and government

Griffith driving regional innovation at 2018 Myriad Festival

The annual event celebrates creative, connected, engaged, sustainable communities.
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Business and government

Award-winning guest speaker inspires international business students

Linkage with the industry provides students with first hand insights of how the concepts taught in 1005IBA (Introduction to International Business) are applied in the real world. In a one-hour guest lecture on 23 April, special invited industry speaker, Mr Peter Ward, Managing Director at Wardy IT Solutions, shared his extensive global experience dealing with […]
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Department of International Business and Asian Studies

Griffith researcher partners with Taiwanese institutions to inform economic policies

Griffith Senior Lecturer, Dr Byung Min travelled to Taipai last month to commence his research project ‘Family firms and research and development’ as part of his Taiwan Fellowship 2018. The Taiwan Institute of Economic Research (TIER) is the largest think-tank for Taiwanese economic policy and is the designated partner organisation for the project.   Fellow […]
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Business and government

Griffith lecturer drives research collaboration with India’s Rajalakshmi School of Business

The partnership will last for at least the next two years.
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Department of International Business and Asian Studies

Sustaining livelihoods in an Indonesian dryland environment

Living in a remote area has many disadvantages, especially in dryland regions where poor access to water means households are not growing food at home, drinking insufficient water, and paying less attention to personal and public hygiene. During her Griffith University PhD research fieldwork in rural West Timor, Dr Yenny Tjoe experienced this challenge first-hand […]
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Business and government

Student’s China internship gives her career a head start

Ini Akinsanmi has taken full advantage of domestic and global work placements to give her an edge in the job market.
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Business and government

Griffith professor appointed President of ANZ Academy of International Business

Griffith-based International Business and Investment scholar Professor Sara McGaughey has been appointed as President and Chair of the Australia and New Zealand chapter of the Academy of International Business (AIB-ANZ). Professor McGaughey, a member of Griffith Business School‘s Department of International Business and Asian Studies and the Griffith Asia Institute, will be joined by fellow IBAS and GAI […]
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Department of Accounting, Finance and Economics

Indonesian officials learn about Australian fiscal policy

A member of both APEC and the G20, Indonesia has the largest economy in South East Asia which, since the Global Financial Crisis, has experienced strong sustained economic growth around five per cent.  With a population over 260 million, more than ten times Australia’s, Indonesia is the world’s third largest democracy. In 2017-18 Australia will […]
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Business and government

Nationalism, populism… or pragmatism in an evolving context?

It’s not uncommon to see China under President Xi Jinping labelled as ‘nationalistic’ and ‘populist’ – along with Trump and Brexit. But should they be lumped together? And how should foreign business engaging with China react? Adjunct Professor Clinton Dines shared his thoughts on these and other questions at a public event hosted by Griffith […]
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Business and government

How increased nationalism could undo the gains of globalisation

The age of Western economic dominance is all but over, according to a recent Griffith University seminar on the impact of the rise of nationalism and populism around the globe. Speaking ahead of the Business As Usual? event – held by the Griffith Asia Institute (GAI) at the university’s South Bank campus this month and […]
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Business and government

Are tax havens really all bad?

By Pascalis Raimondos, Professor of Economics, Head of School, Queensland University of Technology & Sara L. McGaughey, Professor of International Business, Griffith University The recently released Paradise Papers have again turned the media spotlight on small tax havens. The only difference from last year’s Panama Papers is that the contracts leaked to the public are […]
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Department of International Business and Asian Studies

Understanding the cognitive decline health care journey

The final report for the Cognitive Decline Health Care (CDPC) project, “Understanding the Journey Better: an investigation of the current ‘state of play’ of the health care journey experienced by people living with cognitive decline and their carers”, proposes a dementia wellness plan to enable consumers to live as well and independently as possible, and […]
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Alumni

Griffith Business School’s 2017 Outstanding Alumnus Award Winners announced

The award recipients were honoured at the School’s 12th Annual Alumni Gala Dinner and Awards Night at Sofitel Brisbane Central.
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Business and government

Business student has ‘best customer service training imaginable’

Disney internship provides valuable experience.
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Business and government

Negotiation game puts strategies to the test

Participants from Queensland Treasury and Griffith Business School have had a unique opportunity to build on their negotiation skills.
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Business and government

Honours student awarded best poster at AIEC conference

The e-poster discussed the current research referencing the relationship between student retention and mobility
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