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Paradoxical Marketing: Consumerism versus anti-consumption

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Wednesday 25 November 2015

Black Friday takes place this year on 27th November and is now an entrenched shopping date in the British consumers’ calendar, overtaking Cyber Monday and Boxing Day in terms of sales. 

HR’s problem with Black Friday

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Tuesday 24 November 2015

Black Friday has historically been one of the most important days of the year for the US retail sector and over the last few years the UK has adopted the same frenetic excitement in creating an assembly of hungry bargain hunters determined to bag those cheap televisions and game consoles. 

Those pesky robots and no more jobs

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Tuesday 24 November 2015

A recent report from Merrill Lynch presents a vision of the future where robots perform up to a third of all jobs and particularly those roles that are low-paying, manual or high-risk. 

What motivates consumers to shop on Black Friday?

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Monday 23 November 2015

This year Black Friday, the most popular shopping retail day in the UK when prices are slashed, falls on November 27, a phenomenon adopted from the USA, the day after the US bank holiday Thanks giving.

'SalfordUAE' (Part 4): ‘Empowering Women’ in the UAE

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Tuesday 21 April 2015

Women demonstrating emotional intelligence in the workplace is an important part of leadership and should be valued by organisations and business, in Abu Dhabi and beyond, says Professor Amanda Broderick, Pro-Vice Chancellor (International Priorities) and Dean of Salford Business School, UK.

Business School professor joins Sir Bobby Charlton for Dragons’ Den high school event

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Wednesday 17 December 2014

Budding Swinton High School student business people were put through their paces recently by a formidable line-up of Dragons’ Den-style judges – including Manchester United and England legend Sir Bobby Charlton and Salford Business School’s Professor Kurt Allman – to mark Global Entrepreneurship Week.

Salford Business School academic receives top award

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Tuesday 18 November 2014

A Salford Business School academic has been honoured with a leading award by the NRI Welfare Society of India for his research on poverty and food insecurity among indigenous communities.

Manchester United’s Class of ’92 and Salford City FC agree unique partnership with University of Salford

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Monday 11 August 2014

The Class of ’92 and the University of Salford have agreed a partnership which will see students and academics heavily involved in the development of Salford City FC, the Old Trafford Supporters’ Club and Hotel Football.

Law student’s case review published in high profile journal

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Monday 16 June 2014

A final year Salford Business School student has published a case review in a renowned peer-reviewed journal.

Law student receives scholarship

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Monday 9 June 2014

Third Year law student Adam Gould has been awarded a full Lord Denning scholarship by The Honourable Society of Lincoln’s Inn.

Salford student wins national mooting competition

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Thursday 27 March 2014

Third Year University of Salford law student Adam Gould has won first prize in the National Speed Mooting Competition.

Clearing event at Manchester Arndale

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Tuesday 6 August 2013

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Congratulations to all our graduates!

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Monday 22 July 2013

All of the staff of the Salford Business School would like to offer our warmest congratulations to all of the class of 2013 who graduated last week.

Pro Bono Lawyer of the Year gives Lady Hale lecture

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Monday 25 March 2013

Alison Gurden, Pro Bono Lawyer of the Year 2012, gave Salford Law School’s annual Lady Hale lecture on Friday 22 March 2013.

Salford Business School strengthens senior team

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Friday 8 March 2013

Salford Business School has strengthened its senior management team with the appointment of two new members of staff in the key areas of enterprise and its Master of Business Administration (MBA) programme.