Alumni Business - the podcast from the University of Exeter Business School
Prof Ilke Inceoglu & Prof Hannes Leroy - Leaders and Wellbeing: the Importance of “Walking the Talk”

Prof Ilke Inceoglu & Prof Hannes Leroy - Leaders and Wellbeing: the Importance of “Walking the Talk”

June 1, 2020

Prof Ilke Inceoglu (Professor in Organisational Behaviour & HR Management) and Prof Hannes Leroy (Distinguished Research Professor) discuss the relationship between wellbeing and leadership, including how leaders' behaviour can impact on the wellbeing of their employees, the impact stress can have on a leader's decision-making, and what leaders can do to have a positive impact on their employees' wellbeing.

Justin Featherstone MC - Tough and Kind Leadership among the Konyaks of Nagaland

Justin Featherstone MC - Tough and Kind Leadership among the Konyaks of Nagaland

May 26, 2020

For centuries, the Konyaks of Nagaland raided each other to take the heads of men, women and children in ritualised hostilities. Justin Featherstone MC (Fellow at the Exeter Centre for Leadership) speaks about the 3 weeks he spent living with the Konyaks to learn about their leadership style, and reveals the surprising findings he gained from speaking with some of the last surviving face-tattooed warriors.

Mini-series: MSc FAFM alumni stories - Florian Dirscherl (Citi)

Mini-series: MSc FAFM alumni stories - Florian Dirscherl (Citi)

May 12, 2020

Florian (MSc FAFM 2019) talks about how he secured his job at Citi, the alumni support he received at Exeter and the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic upon the financial sector.

Prof. Alexandra Gerbasi - Leadership and Collaboration in a Virtual World

Prof. Alexandra Gerbasi - Leadership and Collaboration in a Virtual World

May 1, 2020

How do you lead a virtual team? Professor Alexandra Gerbasi (Director of the Centre for Leadership and Deputy Dean of the Business School) talks about the fundamentals of working in a virtual team, including how to maintain your networks during social isolation and the concept of civility in turbulent times.

 

Mini-series: MSc FAFM alumni stories - Nazeema Derbas (Holistic Development & Consulting)

Mini-series: MSc FAFM alumni stories - Nazeema Derbas (Holistic Development & Consulting)

April 17, 2020

Nazeema Derbas (MSc Financial Analysis and Fund Management 2018) talks about her career path since leaving Exeter as well as the skills and knowledge she gained during her time on the FAFM course.

Mini-series: MSc FAFM alumni stories - Michael Dillon (ETF Analyst at Fidelity International)

Mini-series: MSc FAFM alumni stories - Michael Dillon (ETF Analyst at Fidelity International)

April 17, 2020

Michael Dillon (MSc Financial Analysis and Fund Management 2019) talks about the skills he gained on the FAFM course and his career since leaving Exeter.

Richard McColl - impacts of COVID-19

Richard McColl - impacts of COVID-19

April 9, 2020

Alumnus Richard McColl (French and Spanish, 2000), is a hotelier, journalist and author based in Colombia, as well as an Exeter alumni ambassador in the country for many years. Richard shares  how the COVID-19 pandemic is effecting his businesses as well as some insights into the socio-economic impacts across the region.

http://www.richardmccoll.com/ 

Prof. Will Harvey & Navdeep Arora - White Collar Crime

Prof. Will Harvey & Navdeep Arora - White Collar Crime

April 2, 2020

Professor Will Harvey and Navdeep Arora talk through their extraordinary research into professional misconduct within organisations, explaining the headline findings, what businesses can learn from these and what can be done to prevent professional misconduct.

Sofia Deambrosi - sustainable investments and transatlantic rowing

Sofia Deambrosi - sustainable investments and transatlantic rowing

March 27, 2020

Business School alumna Sofia Deambrosi tells us about her life since leaving Exeter - from working at Brunel PP finding sustainable investment opportunities within private markets, to embarking on a unique Transatlantic Row to encourage respect for our global waters.