Blog Archives

Responsible Business and Management: Business School students win PRME competition

Two Business School post-graduate students have won prizes in the PRME Chapter UK and Ireland fourth annual Responsible Business and Management Writing Competition 2020.  

Posted in Business School life, Celebrating Success, Science Policy Research Unit (SPRU)

5 top tips for managing your study time

By Lena HoedlBSc Marketing and Management (with a professional placement year) I am sure a lot of you can relate when I say that 24 hours a day are sometimes not enough to get all the things done we have

Posted in Business School life, Placement, Strategy and Marketing

Saving energy: Unplug Monday at the Business School

By Amy FraserBusiness School Green Impact team member Unplug, turn-off, save energy For one hour every Monday from 4pm until 5pm, we are asking you to unplug and turn off any non-essential electronic devices and lights in order to reduce

Posted in Business School life, Green Impact

Supporting our future leaders: Soft skills are the key to accounting success

Polish your networking and communication skills if you want to get ahead was the main message to Business School students attending a leadership event hosted by CPA Australia, the Australian professional accounting body, last autumn term.

Posted in Accounting and Finance, Business School life, Study trips

A helping hand in the local community – get involved in volunteering

By Amy Collyer Business School Green Impact team member Volunteering is a wonderful way to get involved with interests and issues that matter to you, by supporting local community groups, charities and non-profit organisations, whilst learning and developing new skills,

Posted in Business School life, Green Impact, Volunteering

Understanding the EU from an economics perspective – a study trip to Brussels

As the UK prepares to leave the European Union at the end of January, University of Sussex Business School students reflect on their recent study trip to the heart of EU institutions in Brussels.

Posted in Business School life, Economics, Study trips

Working in finance – my placement year experience

Sam Jons – Final year, BSc Accounting & Finance (with a professional placement year) A placement year gives you the opportunity to gain practical experience in topics you learn on your course, with exposure to real-life business challenges, and an

Posted in Accounting and Finance, Business School life, Placement

British Council Global Alumni Award winner Réjane Woodroffe meets our students

Alumni award winner and Business School alumna Réjane Woodroffe (MSc Development Economics 2005) returns to campus to meet students. Réjane’s former tutor Julie Litchfield tells us more about her achievements after graduating Sussex.

Posted in Business School life, Economics, Events

An insight into the festival of Diwali

My name is Jimeet Romen Shah, I am currently in my second year studying Business and Management Studies (with a professional placement). Diwali, short for Deepavali, is one of the most popular celebrations in India. It is a closely followed

Posted in Business School life, Societies

Student internship at TIME, Kuala Lumpur, Blog 11: TIME to say goodbye.

By William Hagon, BEng Mechanical Engineering Four weeks in Malaysia have passed, taking with them any doubts over the best way to spend a month of the summer.  Our final Thursday marked our last afternoon at TIME and meeting with

Posted in Business School life, Internship