Original Thinking Applied
The application of original thinking is at the heart of everything we do. Our distinctive approach is captured in our brand essence Original Thinking Applied.
Find out how our staff, students, alumni and guests are applying their original thinking:
We were one of the UK’s first two business schools, established in 1965.
Drawing on Manchester’s rich history, we aspire to deliver inventive business and management solutions through our world-class research and teaching.
We are inspired by Manchester, the world’s original modern city, with an ethos of enterprise, culture and innovation.
We undertake cutting-edge and influential research which has a transformative impact on policy and practice.
Our research has significant reach: through the School, our international centres and our alumni network.
We develop world-class engaged scholars and produce highly employable graduates who question, challenge and make a difference.
We turn theory into practice across all our activity, through our programmes, business engagement and research.
Our academic staff provide insightful commentary on local, regional, national and global issues.
The Manchester Method, brought to life across all our programmes, focuses on applying theory, through group work, projects and practice-based learning.
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Thursday, April 28, 2022
Imagine that you are at work, and you witness a colleague repeatedly bullying another colleague. What would you do? While many of us like to think that we would interfere to stop it, surveys show that most employees who witness bullying situations, known as bystanders, do not respond in ways that would help the victim. >>
Friday, April 8, 2022
Many companies will now be hoping for a return to some type of normality after COVID. However, there are strong signals that a resumption of how things were isn’t on the cards any time soon. The world appears to have entered into an age of accelerating grand crises. >>