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Melbourne Business School

Welcome to the Melbourne Business School podcast with Yasmin Rupesinghe, where we answer the biggest questions in business today and explore the latest research into leadership, power, strategy, diversity, marketing and more.

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How to develop mindfulness and authentic leadership

A conversation with Assistant Professor Carol Gill and Executive Education Consultant Jan Marshall.


16 Jan 2017

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Leading Change: Ripening and Resistance

Melbourne Business School Executive Education Associate James Yorston explores the challenges facing change leaders in contemporary organisations and shares tips on how to lead change across a team or organisation.


11 Apr 2017

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The Do's and Don'ts of Strategy

Melbourne Business School Executive Education Associate and Program Director John Trevillyan discusses how companies and senior managers build and implement strategy, drawing on his 21 years of leadership development experience.


11 Apr 2017

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Resilient leadership - how to handle adversity with greater skill and unite your team

Professor Jill Klein discusses resilience with her father, holocaust survivor Gene Klein.


16 Jan 2017

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Transition into leadership: the critical steps to success

Shifting into a leadership role can be a big step for anyone. Leaders have to deal with more complexity, people and build strategic relationships within their organisational context. Edmund King is the Program Director of the New Leaders Development program at Melbourne Business School. He has over 30 years’ experience in facilitating executive education programs, and his focus is on improving the effectiveness of leaders today.


8 Aug 2017

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Strategy: a portfolio of bets

In this masterclass, Dr Vivek Chaudhri, Associate Professor of Strategy and Academic Director of Melbourne Business School's Executive MBA Programs discusses strategy as a portfolio of carefully considered bets and explores how senior managers can play their best hand in an increasingly volatile global landscape.


9 Mar 2017

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Gender and decision making in the workplace

Cordelia Fine, Associate Professor of Organisational Psychology at Melbourne Business School, discusses gender, decision making and risk taking in the workplace.


7 Mar 2017

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Exploring the complex island of change

We visit the island of change with Melbourne Business School Executive Education Senior Consultant Neil Middleton and explore how to chart the often difficult path to organisations success.


8 May 2017

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Being an effective change leader

Melbourne Business School Executive Education Consultant Aviva Berzon explores change and the psychology behind people's natural appetite or resistance to it in the workplace.


8 May 2017

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Nationalism versus multilateralism: how does globalisation end?

Is the increasing tension between nationalism and globalisation pushing the world toward war? That's the question Professor Martin Daunton addressed while delivering the annual Charles Goode Oration at Melbourne Business School. Learn more at mbs.edu/news


2 Mar 2020

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Career Insights: Health Sector Career Pathways

A discussion with Kurt Lackovic, CEO of Cancer Trials Australia, on his career journey and potential professional opportunities in the Health Sector.


18 Jul 2019

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The art of business negotiation

In the latest Melbourne Business School podcast, Professor of Management Mara Olekalns discusses how to properly negotiate by knowing what to reveal or withhold. Learn more at mbs.edu/news


28 May 2019

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How deep learning is helping organisations thrive

What goes into designing the learning for organisations looking to change? And how do you know it works? Find out in our latest podcast. More at mbs.edu


12 Feb 2019

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Forecasting the future to minimise business risks

In the latest Melbourne Business School podcast, political scientist and futurist Professor Sohail Inayatullah explains how to forecast the future to avert risk to your organisation, through examples from his own client work. Visit mbs.edu for more.


10 Jan 2019

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The greatest Christmas marketing campaigns of all time

Adjunct Professor Mark Ritson explains what makes or breaks a great marketing campaign at Christmas, and why emotional connections are the key to short-term goals.Discover more marketing insights at mbs.edu


18 Dec 2018

Rank #15