Alumni Life

Life in a 21st-century warzone

When Russia invaded Ukraine, Mark Kychma (MBA, 2007) headed for the border, working through the night to support refugees. And when many of his RSM friends reached out to ask how they could help, Mark’s act of kindness was magnified many times over. 

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After the pandemic

A change of direction

Hand-sanitiser. Masks. The anderhalvemetersamenleving. Staycations. Vaccinations. Covid-19 has changed many things about daily life – so perhaps it is no surprise that almost three-quarters of us say that it has caused us to re-evaluate our lives.

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Old fashioned computer operated by a manager with the text 'Happy Hour' on the screen

Modern management

How managers can manage in the age of remote working

The last two years have up-ended pretty much every management trick in the book. No quiet words. No drinks after work. Dr Murat Tarakci says that what we need now is a different kind of leadership.

5 minutes read

Elevator Pitch

A gift with a difference

Boon & Bliss helps friends get together and contribute cash towards a dream.

2 minutes read
Jolanda Jansen

Erasmus Memories

From RSM to Eurovision

“Keep your distance from the artist, let them do their thing” – those are the guiding rules for Jolanda Jansen, director of Rotterdam’s Ahoy.

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