Blog Archives

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

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

Get on board with global logistics – a study trip to Shoreham Port

In November, students studying the MSc in Global Logistics and Supply Chain Management course had the opportunity to attend a fieldtrip to Shoreham Port. Masters student, Kathy Ng Uyen, shares her experience of the trip.

Posted in Management, Study trips

18th Century accounting provides students with historical insight

Makailla McConnell, Teaching Fellow in Accounting introduces Business School masters students to financial archives at The Keep. Students from the new MSc Accounting and Finance and existing MSc International Accounting and Corporate Governance courses recently attended a learning session at

Posted in Accounting and Finance, Study trips

My Student Experience of the recent trip to Florence and Milan 2018

By Alexander Halls The recent trip to Italy ran by the Dawn, Matt and Medina was a very interesting and engaging insight into economic activities by businesses in the cities of Florence where we stayed for 4 days and Milan

Posted in Study trips

LUISS Business School MBA International Week in Rome

By Elizabeth Vieira The LUISS Business School MBA International week in Rome consisted of a diverse student group from all over the world, and it was an extremely valuable experience. Upon arrival, we began working on a real-life business case for

Posted in MBA, Study trips

Student internship at TIME, KL: Blog 11

By Amie Bye Time.com Berhad Malaysia for now: Educational, Enjoyable and Beneficial Internship program As we approached the end of our internship with TIME, we had the opportunity to even further experience the customer service sector of the business. On

Posted in Internship, Study trips

Student internship at TIME, KL: Blog 10

By Jonathan Somarib Customer service and satisfaction: Vital learning for graduates to excel in their career During 4th week of the internship, we were exposed to the customer business interface. The basic learning for us to gauge the expectations of

Posted in Internship, Study trips

Student internship at TIME, KL: Blog 9

By Tom Hampshire 31 August – 4 September 2018 Team building and understanding contextual cultural values (Friday 31 August – Sunday 2 September: Langkawi Trip): Nine members of the student intern team made use of Malaysia’s Independence Day celebrations by embarking on

Posted in Internship, Study trips

Student internship at TIME, KL: Blog 8

By Xiao Hui Chu Our third week challenge after a long weekend was to learn the key aspects of business to customer sales. Our sales journey kick started with Jon, sales team executive introduced us the basic sales knowledge such as

Posted in Internship, Study trips