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Friday, 15 June , 2018

World Cup 2018: Can the crowd influence players and officials?

Professor Marc Jones discusses the psychology of atmosphere in sports games. #AnatomyofaWorldCup

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Tuesday, 5 June , 2018

Meet the Academic: Jonathan Grix, Global Online MSc in Sport Business, Management and Policy

Head of the Sports Policy Unit, Professor Jonathan Grix is programme lead for our online and on campus Sport Business, Management and Policy courses. We…

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Monday, 4 June , 2018

Traditional health claims about India’s ayurvedic foods help make them big business

Ajay Patel, Senior Lecturer in Food Law, discusses the commercialisation of ayurvedic foods in India and how authorities need to consider stronger action against those…

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Friday, 13 April , 2018

How best to support small businesses with their HR challenges

Small employers are key to the economy. Yet, the challenges they face are as big as the those for their larger counterparts. In an article…

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Monday, 9 April , 2018

Does Facebook plan to launch its own cryptocurrency?

Could launching a cryptocurrency be the next big move for the social media giant? We asked Gavin Brown, Lecturer in Financial Economics, what he…

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Thursday, 5 April , 2018

The Diploma in Sporting Excellence is leading the next generation in sports – but how can we support the leaders of today?

With the Government introducing a new diploma to encourage the younger generation to enter careers in sport, we ask how we can support those already…

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Monday, 19 March , 2018

Still special: why MBAs continue to be of value to employers

At Manchester Metropolitan, we believe MBAs continue to be one of the most valued qualifications in the business world - here’s why.

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Monday, 12 March , 2018

Are poor line managers to blame for our lack of female business leaders?

Can we blame poor line management for inequality at the highest levels of business? We discuss.

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Thursday, 1 March , 2018

Could online study help reduce the impact of Brexit on UK universities?

In the face of uncertainty about the impact of Brexit on EU student fees and visas, could online learning be the answer to maintaining the…

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