Speaking at a Connect over Cocktails alumni event, Julie McKay (EMBA 11) said that while a merit based system might seem fair, it is heavily influenced, perhaps unknowingly, by preconceived notions of men and women and their roles in society.
University of Sydney Business School Alumnus launches spontaneous Philippines relief mission 03 Dec 2013
When Typhoon Haiyan swept across the Central Philippines leaving behind a path of destruction and death, the University of Sydney Business School alumnus, Michael Go was in Shanghai on business.
Co-Dean Professor David Grant says that the University of Sydney Business School is helping to fulfil the dreams of China's business sector and its people by providing thousands of students with world class professional and personal skills and through cutting edge research and industry engagement.
University Chancellor and senior academic named among Australia's most influential women 18 Oct 2013
University of Sydney Chancellor Belinda Hutchinson was named the most influential woman in the Board/Management category of the Australian Financial Review and Westpac Group 100 Women of Influence awards.
Getting the Culture of the Organisation Right 16 Oct 2013
The University of Sydney Business School's Annual Alumni Dinner has been treated to a series of invaluable business and military insights by one of Australia's most senior military leaders.
Alumni in the News
03 Dec 2013
The Trust Company non-executive director Roger Davis has resigned after seven years in the company.
Publication: Financial Standard
09 Nov 2013
YOU wrote the Australian foreword to Sheryl Sandberg's Lean In, her guide to making it to the executive suite. What was your experience of discrimination?
Publication: The Weekend Australian Magazine
06 Nov 2013
There were no real surprises on the interest rate front yesterday. RBA boss Glenn Stevens put his finger in his mouth, stuck it out the window to see which way the wind was blowing, and decided that conditions were conducive to ???no change???. The price of overnight credit remained at 2.5%.
Publication: The Daily Reckoning
05 Nov 2013
At its meeting today, the Board decided to leave the cash rate unchanged at 2.5 per cent.
Publication: Property Observer
02 Nov 2013
I never thought I would write this column, but I am because of Michael Kirby.
Publication: Sydney Morning Herald
Sydney Business Connect
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Business School alumnus Philip Corne, CEO of Louis Vuitton Oceania, on leadership, luxury and life.
Also in this issue:
- Swans Stars get set for life after AFL
- Work begins on the Abercrombie Precinct
- Leadership - its a conversation that gives meaning
- Business Alumni Network launch