Business School hosts IPSERA Executive Committee

Edge Hill University Business School was pleased to host the most recent IPSERA (International Purchasing & Supply Education & Research Association) Executive Committee meeting on the 19th and 20th of February. IPSERA is an international multi-disciplinary network of academics and practitioners dedicated to the development of knowledge concerning Purchasing and Supply Management and the Executive […]

Edge Hill University Business School delighted to welcome leading Professor of Business History

Edge Hill University Business School was delighted to welcome Professor Cheryl McWatters on a two day visit (12th-13th February) to the school. Professor McWatters has a wealth of relevant experience to draw upon, having published extensively in the fields of management accounting and accounting history and being editor in chief of the Accounting History Review […]

After Work: Life, Labour and Automation

  On the 27th of January, Business School staff member Francesca Sobande had the opportunity to speak at a symposium about issues regarding technology, inequality and labour. ‘After Work: Life, Labour and Automation’ was organised by the Gender, Labour and Technology research group at the University of West London. It was also organised in collaboration with […]

A New Book by Edge Hill Business School staff evaluates international practice in Sociability, Social Capital and Community Development

Paresh Wankhade, Professor of Leadership and Management at Edge Hill University Business School has co-authored a new book with Professor Ian G. Cook (John Moores University) and Dr J.P. Halsall (Huddersfield University) entitled “Sociability, Social Capital and Community Development”. Sociability is a concept that has considerable currency and community groups are increasingly willing and able […]

To tweet or not to tweet? New Research

Work by Business School academic Dr. Charles Knight and Dr. Lynda Kaye from the School of Psychology has highlighted the increasing importance of twitter in the work of academics and their relationships with peers and with their students. The research highlights the wealth of opportunity in social networking sites; for shared academic knowledge, distribution of information, […]