Category: Concepts

Are You Grooming The Woolly Mammoth?

-The below invited speech was given by Oliver Laasch at the Academy of Management session titled ‘Management Education for Responsibility and Ethics: An International Perspective’. An audio file of the presentation is available when clicking here.- “May I introduce Manfred. Manfred

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Update Responsible Management Education Literature Base

Background After years of responsible management education practice development, we now see an increasing attention to publishable and published research. The Responsible Management Literature Base aims to support responsible management research and practice by providing an up-to-date compendium of responsible management

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HOW TO Reclaim Space? The Forgotten Dimension of RME

Maribel Blasco (Copenhagen Business School) Abstract: Space is vital for meaningful learning, yet today’s management education (HE) curricula are characterized by curricular congestion and rush. Students report frenetic learning experiences characterized by overwhelming amounts of content, surface learning, thoughtless sequencing,

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HOW TO Align the Hidden Curriculum of RM Education?

Maribel Blasco (Copenhagen Business School) Abstract: Graduates are reputedly still leaving business school with poor morals, despite considerable focus on responsible management education? The ‘hidden curriculum’ (HC) directs the attention to the idea that what is taught in educational institutions

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Working paper ‘Responsible management learning’

(For downloading the full paper, please click here) RESPONSIBLE MANAGEMENT LEARNING: REFLECTING ON THE ROLE AND USE OF PARADIGMS IN SUSTAINABILITY, RESPONSIBILITY, ETHICS RESEARCH Oliver Laasch, Manchester Business School Dirk C. Moosmayer, Nottingham University Business School China Abstract We conceptualize responsible

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HOW TO Assess Sustainability Literacy in Higher Education

Aurelien Decamps (Kege Business School) Jean-Christophe Carteron (Kedge Business School) Abstract: In the context of Education for Sustainable Development (ESD), a major concern for Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) is to deliver a sufficient level of knowledge on sustainability to their

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HOW TO Educate FOR Responsibility?

Ross McDonald (University of Aukland) Abstract: As educators explore new ways of facilitating responsibility, curricular designs that allow people to not only think more responsibly but also to act more responsibly are beginning to be more seriously explored. In what follows

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“What is Strategic CSR?” by David Chandler

I recently published a book as part of the United Nations Principles for Responsible Management Education (PRME) book collection. The book is titled Corporate Social Responsibility: A Strategic Perspective and is published by Business Expert Press. The main purpose of

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HOW TO Teach “Giving Voice To Values”?

Mary C. Gentile (Babson College)  Abstract: For decades, integrating impactful attention to values across the business curriculum has been the “holy grail” of business ethics education, but it has been elusive for a number of very powerful reasons. Giving Voice

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HOW TO Develop Competencies for Responsible Management?

Oliver Laasch (University of Manchester) Abstract: To create competent responsible managers it cannot enough to teach knowledge “about” such management (McDonald, 2013). Educators rather have to develop people who know, act, interrelate, and are responsible managers- who master responsible management.

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