The CKGSB MBA program kicked off the 8th annual mentorship ceremony with a special ceremony at CKGSB’s Beijing campus this week.
Min YongJae, CEO of YJM Entertainment, shared his insights in leading his business for students of Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business (CKGSB) through a special ‘CKGSB TALK.’ Throughout his lecture, he shared his experience in the gaming industry and explained what led to his to success. He noted that it is important for entrepreneurs to change crises into opportunities and to find trustworthy partners in conducting businesses.
Li Wei, a professor of Economics at CKGSB, wrote a column on diagnosis and in-depth analysis of China and global economic recovery in ‘Insight’ section of Chosun Ilbo Weekly Biz on Mar. 18. In his column, Prof. Li forecasted that a robust growth rate for China will be above 6% in the next few years and biggest obstacles for economic growth would be corporate and household debt. He gave his opinion that additional spending on infrastructure and structural reform by Chinese government are needed for the solution of these crisis.
A new survey out this week to coincide with International Women’s Day says Chinese women are considerably more likely than their male counterparts to donate to philanthropic projects. Juliet Zhu, Professor of Marketing at CKGSB, which exclusively analyzed the survey’s data, also added her unique insights to the survey’s report.
BusinessBecause profiles the fascinating career trajectory of former ice hockey professional Mauro Emanuele Buongiovanni, who says the CKGSB MBA “completely reshaped his outlook on life” and helped to open doors in China.
As employment in fossil fuel declines, a global expert on energy and the environment says clean energy can emerge as a leading job-creating industry.
Hong Kong’s Education Post showcases a CKGSB Knowledge article on why Chinese search giant Baidu must move away from its reliance on advertising and search by placing it as the top story on its website’s homepage.
At a recent lecture to students of CKGSB’s China-Korea EMBA, Professor Li Xiaoyang discussed notable changes within the Chinese market. His talk, which was featured in a seven-page spread in premium Korean business magazine Dong-A Business Review, highlighted the fact that modern China is going through notable changes with regards to its economy, but noted that such a transition may create new opportunities for companies.
UK-based business school media hub BusinessBecause highlights the opportunities available for UK entrepreneurs in China – and how CKGSB is best placed to help them on that journey – featuring quotes from Dean Xiang Bing, Assistant Dean Ji Bo and MBA alumnus Rory Bate-Williams, who recently represented the school at the Merit Summit in Barcelona.
CKGSB Professor of Economics Li Wei talks to the Financial Times about the growing trend of listed Chinese companies from the auto, industrial, chemical and manufacturing sectors switching tack and investing in entertainment, pharma and gaming – often through overseas takeovers – in a bid to capitalize on changing newly-surging sectors and turn around failing business models.
After CKGSB Dean Xiang Bing delivered the keynote speech at the recent China-Korea CEO Forum in Seoul, the Dong-A Business Review, a renowned premium business magazine, featured Dean Xiang’s speech though an eight-page feature spread, highlighting his insights on the world’s current transformation as well as his observation that China and South Korea should be among those taking the lead in searching for problems and suggesting solutions.
Kim Han-Kyun, CEO of Costory, shared his insights on entrepreneurship to Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business (CKGSB) students and alumni through ‘CKGSB TALK.’ Throughout his lecture, he drew on his own experiences to encourage fellow entrepreneurs to be courageous in their entrepreneurial journeys. He noted that there is no success or failure for entrepreneurs, and mistakes will become the foundation for further growth.