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Who is responsible for Human Resources Management?

There is a common misconception that only the HR Department is responsible for managing human resources. Actually, it is the responsibility of both the Line Management and HR Department. Line Managers issue orders or directives in an organization, while Staff Managers issue advice in the matters related to business. The Line Manager is responsible for […]

Goals and management process

Every organization has a long-term goal – for example, where it wants to be in the next 3 or 5 years – which requires development of a strategy that sets the pace and serves as a guide towards achievement of that goal. A long-term goal is broken down into annual goals, which can be further […]

Residential Module (18th – 24th June, 2018)

  Alfred Ford School of Management offers MBA program with online delivery plus one-week residency on Conscious Leadership, open also for participants who are not yet studying with us. This year’s residency program will be held in Belgium from June 18-24. During the residency week, you can expect bouts of teamwork exercises and networking opportunities […]

Student Interview: Ljiljana Pavlovicova

Ljiljana was born in Prague; as a young woman, she travelled to many different countries, working as a business professional. After fifteen years of such professional experience in management, she realized that she was still lacking as a leader and team player. She decided to take the unique Alfred Ford MBA programme to fulfil that […]

Creating Conflict Management Systems in Organizations

Creating integrated conflict management systems (ICMS) in an organization is a key factor in that organization’s sustained success. An ICMS is an attempt to coordinate the various parts of an organization’s efforts to deal with workplace issues. Often such parts (such as HR, supervisors, Employee Assistance Programs, etc) work in their own world with little […]

“Self-interest” and “Open Market”

My first serious quest into business, leadership, and ethical issues was related to Leadership and Organizational Behavior classes in my student days. The professor was bringing up the points that our colleagues in class are our direct competition and thus any kind of sentimental help we give one another will only cause us trouble. From […]

VIDEO: Learning with Cases is Exciting, Inspiring and Entertaining

For subtitles click on icon in the video menu. Learning with cases is exciting, inspiring and entertaining. You as a student will remember some of the cases long time after graduation since you will get from them academical, practical and philosophical bedrock in your managerial and leadership career. Case study describes real-life situation usually involving […]

VIDEO: 3 Tips on How To Be Conscious when you Communicate

Vblog by Jay Shetty. Our lives are all about relationships and our relationships are all based on communication. How many times have you said something and later regretted it? How many times have you held back from saying something you really wanted to? Conscious communication is all about responding positively, not making decisions in the […]

Convocation ceremony for IPE 2016

On 19th of March 2016, the convocation ceremony for IPE 2016 graduates was held in Paris, the headquarter city of IPE Management School. The ceremony took place in the town hall of the 15th arrondissement, 31 rue Peclet, the most populated of 20 Paris’ arrondissements. In the atmosphere filled with joyous excitement, 39 bachelor level […]

VIDEO: Gary Goes Online

Hi, I am Gary! My friends and colleagues claims I am a successful manager… But I believe I still have a lot of to learn. Not only for sake of making business success, but also for making myself a better person, with widely open eyes and open mind for other people’s needs and sense for […]