Lagos Business School and Nestlé Nigeria collaborate for Sales Academy
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Foreign MBA participants arrive Lagos Business School for Global Network Week 2018
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Lagos Business School faculty, Dr Ogechi Adeola wins Best Paper Award at MBAcademy International Business Conference
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MEMBA 5 graduates praise Lagos Business School for its quality MBA offering
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Lagos Business School exposes participants to investment opportunities in Nigeria through its International EMBA week
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Lagos Business School exposes participants to investment opportunities in Nigeria through its International EMBA week
Exploring Business Opportunities in Nigeria, the International EMBA week was designed to enable participants to understand the socio-cultural, political and economic environment in Nigeria and Africa.
Lagos Business School to host international participants in inaugural edition of EMBA Immersion week
Executive MBA participants from top business schools in South Africa and Kenya will be joining colleagues on Lagos Business School’s MBA programmes for the inaugural edition of the International EMBA week set to begin on Monday, September 10, 2018.
Lagos Business School’s Dr Uchenna Uzo wins Best Teaching Case Award at AIB Conference
A case study authored by Lagos Business School’s MBA Director, Dr Uchenna Uzo and visiting Professor of Marketing, Louis Nzegwu has emerged the Best Teaching Case Award at the 2018 Academy of International Business (AIB) Conference held in August at the University of Kigali, Rwanda.
Art depicts financially excluded Nigerians in 2018 DFI report
The Sustainable and Inclusive Digital Financial Services (SIDFS) Initiative of Lagos Business School (LBS) on Thursday, August 16, 2018, launched its 3rd annual digital financial inclusion report titled, “The Consumer Segmentation Framework.” The launch held at LBS and was organised by SIDFS in partnership with Dalberg Advisors and Business Day. SIDFS was founded at LBS […]
Lagos Business School faculty, Professor Chris Ogbechie delivers keynote address at AfBA Business Roundtable in Kenya
Professor of Strategic Management at Lagos Business School (LBS), Chris Ogbechie delivered the keynote speech at the 2018 AfBA Business Roundtable held in Nairobi, Kenya on Thursday, July 26.
Lagos Business School holds fifth edition of its Young Talents Programme
The fifth edition of Lagos Business School’s Young Talents Programme (YTP) held on Friday, August 4, 2018, with nearly 50 young, bright minds gathering to gain exposure into possible careers in management research and teaching in the School.
The Prelate of Opus Dei visits Lagos Business School
The Prelate of Opus Dei, Msgr. Fernando Ocariz visited Lagos Business School, as part of his one-week-long visit to Nigeria, between July 19 and 26, 2018. Opus Dei is part of the Catholic Church with a mission to spread the Christian message that every person is called to holiness and that every honest work can […]
Lagos Business School Faculty, Chris Ogbechie joins CIBNFCS board
Lagos Business School (LBS) Faculty, Professor Chris Ogbechie has been appointed as a member of the Board of Directors of the Chartered Institute of Bankers Centre for Financial Studies (CIBNCFS), a subsidiary of the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN).
Lagos Business School 2018 Dean’s Cup Tournament gets fitting final as EMBA 23 lift trophy
The Executive MBA (EMBA) 23 class have emerged champions of the 2018 edition of Lagos Business School (LBS) Dean’s Cup. Held at the LBS football pitch on Saturday, July 16, 2018, the final game in the annual football competition saw the Modular Executive MBA (MEMBA) 6 team clash with the EMBA 23 team.
Lagos Business School receives Bloomberg Terminals from FBN Quest
Lagos Business School received ten additional Bloomberg terminals from FBN Quest, which were officially presented today, July 5, 2018. These terminals are an addition to the two terminals the merchant bank initially provided in 2014. This donation was in line with the mutual knowledge and capacity development objective of both institutions.
Lagos Business School ranked top 50 in The Economist 2018 Executive MBA ranking
Lagos Business School (LBS) has been ranked among the top 50 business schools on The Economist magazine’s 2018 EMBA ranking. The LBS Executive MBA programme ranks as 48th best in the world out of 65 schools featured on the list published today.
Five highlights from the Lagos Business School Alumni Association President’s Dinner
The 2018 edition of the annual Lagos Business School Alumni Association (LBSAA) President’s Dinner held on Saturday, June 30, 2018, at Harbour Point, Victoria Island, Lagos. The event saw a gathering of hundreds of Alumni, who have graduated for over a 26-year period
Lagos Business School MBA participants make a case for agricultural transformation at inaugural debate
Lagos Business School (LBS) chapter of the Beta Gamma Sigma (BGS) society held its inaugural debate competition on June 23, 2018, at the Honeywell Auditorium on the school’s premises. The debate topic was ‘Is the Nigerian Agricultural sector ready to be digitally transformed?’ and it centred on the fundamental issues of Nigeria’s economy and future.
5 things to know about the upcoming Lagos Business School MBA BGS Debate Competition
Agriculture is currently the highest employer of labour in Nigeria responsible for 48 percent of the nation’s workforce. Digital technology, on the other hand, is spurring a huge transformation in business and organisational activities while also driving innovation and creativity.
Lagos Business School partners Olashore School to host Mental Wellness Conference
Parents, caregivers and stakeholders in education and mental health have made an urgent call for increased awareness about the mental state of young people especially teenagers. This was the central subject at the Mental Wellness Initiative conference organised by Olashore International School in partnership with Lagos Business School (LBS).
Lagos Business School take participants on tour of Computer Village and Nike Art Gallery
Lagos Business School in partnership with Duke Corporate Education (South Africa) hosted an International Executive Development Programme (IEDP) for the Banking Sector Education and Training Authority (BANKSETA), South Africa.
Aliko Dangote Shares Practical Business Tips with Participants as he Visits Lagos Business School
Part of experiential learning activities organised by LBS to expose participants to firsthand knowledge from successful entrepreneurs that can inspire them to scale their businesses and contribute to transforming the Nigerian economy.
Aliko Dangote shares practical business tips with participants as he visits Lagos Business School
Founder/CEO, Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote has admonished participants at Lagos Business School (LBS) to refrain from embarking on business ventures they have no thorough knowledge of. Dangote shared this insight during a presentation he delivered at the School auditorium on Wednesday, May 10, 2018.
Lagos Business School partners Chief Babatunde Anjous Foundation to host Youth Entrepreneurship Day
The 2018 edition of the annual Babatunde-Anjous Entrepreneurship Day hosted by Lagos Business School (LBS) in collaboration with Sir (Chief) Babatunde Anjous Foundation held on Wednesday, May 2, 2018.
AgMP 9 participants share their expectations as new class resumes
Recently, a group of nearly 30 men and women representing diverse parts of the agriculture value chain resumed the Agribusiness Management Programme at Lagos Business School. The AgMP is an intensive programme designed to nurture leaders and managers in the agribusiness space to apply practical skills to their roles in their organisations.
AACSB International Recognises Lagos Business School for Innovation in Leadership Development
Lagos Business School’s Young Talents Programme(YTP) has been recognised by the Association of Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) as one of the 30 innovations that will be showcased under the Innovations that Inspire Initiative at the 2018 International Conference and Annual Meeting (ICAM 2018) this month.
LBS alumnus, Glory Enyinnaya appointed to Beta Gamma Sigma Board of Governors
Lagos Business School alumnus, Glory Enyinnaya has been elected to serve as a member of the international Board of Governors of the Beta Gamma Sigma society. The BGS is an international honour society exclusive to business programmes accredited by AACSB International (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business).
Five reasons you should get an MBA at Lagos Business School
On Friday, 23rd March, Lagos Business School opened its doors to young professionals, some of whom have applied to the school’s MBA programmes and others who are still considering the possibility. The MBA prospects were treated to an experiential session where their questions on the School’s MBA programmes were answered in various formats including a […]
Lagos Business School becomes first school in Africa to feature on CEO Magazine’s Global MBA rankings
Lagos Business School has now become the first and only school in Africa to feature on CEO Magazine’s Global MBA rankings. According to the list published today, LBS’ full-time MBA and Executive MBA programmes have been recognised as Tier One Programmes.
Lagos Business School Sustainability Centre hosts quarterly Breakfast Meeting
Lagos Business School’s Sustainability Centre hosted the first of its quarterly programme, Sustainability Breakfast Meeting on Wednesday, March 14, 2018. Themed ‘Sustainability Outlook: 2018 and beyond’, the meeting brought together small and large businesses, leaders in NGOs and civil societies and individuals who shared knowledge on sustainability, especially as it concerns Africa.
Lagos Business School Dean’s Cup 2018 kicks off with victory for MBA 15 and 16
The 2018 season of the Lagos Business School Dean’s Cup Football Competition held on Saturday, 10 March with an opening game between the full-time MBA 15 & 16 and Executive MBA 22 classes. The Dean’s Cup is one of the ways the LBS core value of community is internalised.
Industry leaders and entrepreneurs convene for Lagos Business School’s Africa Business Conference 2018
The 6th edition of the Africa Business Conference, hosted by Lagos Business School and facilitated by the Africa Business Club, held at the Honeywell auditorium on Saturday, March 10, 2018. The Africa Business Conference is an annual event where business leaders and policymakers discuss possible strategies that could spur growth in the continent.
LBS’ Owner Manager Programme commences amidst high expectations
A fresh set of participants have resumed for the 26th edition of Lagos Business School’s Owner Manager Programme (OMP) that commenced on Monday, 5 March 2018. The almost 30 participants attending this year’s programme are a fine blend of managers from diverse sectors of the economy including media, oil and gas, hospitality, legal and health.
Lagos Business School partners Junior Achievement Nigeria to host Venture in Management Programme
The 2018 edition of Junior Achievement Nigeria’s managerial development session, Venture in Management Programme (ViMP) has just concluded with 50 participants receiving training in managerial and employability skills.
LBS Takes Owner-Manager Programme Participants on Five-day Tour of Ghana’s Business Climate
Participants on LBS’ Owner-Manager Programme recently concluded a five-day visit to Ghana as part of the programme’s goal to expose them to expand their businesses beyond Nigeria and encourage inter-African trade.
LBS Dean Dr Enase Okonedo appointed Secretary-Treasurer of AACSB International
Lagos Business School is proud to announce that its Dean, Dr Enase Okonedo, has been appointed Secretary-Treasurer for AACSB International. She was elected to the board in 2015, and her new position became effective February 6th, 2018.
LBS Alumnus Paul Oraijaka named Influential Leader by AACSB International
AACSB International-The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), the world’s largest business education network, celebrated the positive impact business school graduates are making in communities around the globe as part of the 2018 Influential Leaders Challenge. The challenge honours notable alumni from accredited schools whose inspiring work serves as a model for the […]
LBS Alumni: Finalists at the 2018 Association of MBAs (AMBA) Awards
Lagos Business School alumni, Glory Eyinnaya (EMBA 21) and Aidenehi Okosun (MBA 14) were finalists for the AMBA Student of the Year and the Entrepreneurial Venture of the year respectively, at the 2018 AMBA Awards held in London, United Kingdom.
LBS Alumnus Appointed as Executive Director of Oando PLC
Lagos Business School is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Muntari Muhammad Zubairu, Senior Management Programme (SMP 29), as an Executive Director of Oando PLC, on Friday, February 3, 2018. The appointment will take effect from Monday, February 5, 2018.
Alumnus Appointed As Executive Director Of The Board of Premium Pension Limited
Lagos Business School is pleased to announce that Mr Kabir Ahmed Tijjani, Senior Management Programme (SMP48), was appointed as an Executive Director for the Board of Premium Pension Limited, on Wednesday, January 17, 2018.
LBS Faculty Ogbechie and Ajogwu on FG Committee to Review Suspended National Codes of Corporate Governance
LBS Faculty; Prof Chris Ogbechie, Professor of Strategic Management and Prof Fabian Ajogwu, Senior Advocate of Nigeria and Professor of Corporate Governance, are members of a recently inaugurated Federal Government Technical Committee for the review of the suspended National Codes of Corporate Governance by the Financial Reporting Council of Nigeria (FRC).
LBS Welcomes EMBA 23
The 23rd edition of the Executive Masters of Business Administration (EMBA 23) programme commenced on Monday, January 15, 2018, with over 75 students in attendance. The class comprised of persons from various sectors of the Nigerian economy, such as Finance, Health, Oil & Gas, Education, Consulting, amongst others. They all expressed their excitement and high expectations […]
LBS Donates ₦.5m to Bethesda Educational Foundation
As part of its Corporate Social Responsibility initiatives of adding value in the area of education, Lagos Business School has donated ₦500,000 to Bethesda Child Support Agency, a non-profit organisation that caters to the needs of less privileged children.
LBS Conducts Sales Boot Camp Programme (SBCP) for NNPC Retail Limited
Lagos Business School recently partnered with NNPC Retail Limited to conduct a Sales Boot Camp Programme (SBCP) as an investment in their Retail Sales Representatives, preparing them for enhanced responsibilities. The programme ran in November 2017.
LBS hosts Students Award & Send-forth Ceremony for its EMBA 21 class
Lagos Business School recognised its Executive MBA 21 class for the exemplary values they exhibited during their programme at the second edition of the Executive MBA Award & Send-forth Ceremony which held on Friday, December 8, 2017.
Lagos Business School Launches Human Resources and Sales & Marketing Academies
Lagos Business School announces the launch of two academies focused on Human Resources Management and Sales & Marketing, today, Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017. The academies have been designed to help professionals in these disciplines close competency gaps that impede their performance and position them to deliver immediate bottom-line impact for their organisations.
LBS, First Bank Sustainability Centre Hosts 2017 International Sustainability Conference
Lagos Business School’s First Bank Sustainability Center hosted the 2017 International Sustainability Conference, which was themed ‘Partnership for Sustainable Development and Innovation’ on Tuesday, November 21st, 2017 at the Lagos Business School’s Honeywell Group Auditorium.
Beta Gamma Sigma Collegiate Chapter established at LBS
The Lagos Business School Beta Gamma Sigma society was established with an installation and recognition ceremony on Friday, November 17th, and Saturday, November 18th, 2017 respectively; at the School premises. The Beta Gamma Sigma society is an international honour society exclusive to business programs accredited by AACSB International (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business).
Lagos Business School Alumni Association Holds Annual Conference – Elumelu Calls for Restructuring of Taxation to Support Businesses
The Lagos Business School Alumni Association held its highly anticipated annual conference, a platform that provides continuous learning, networking and reconnection for alumni on Thursday, November 17, 2017, at Lagos Business School’s Honeywell Group Auditorium.
LBS Alumna Wins AABLA Business Woman of the Year – West Africa
Lagos Business School is pleased to announce that Toyin Sanni, Chief Executive Programme (CEP 26), received the Business Woman of the Year award for West Africa, at the 7th edition of CNBC’s All African Business Leaders Awards (AABLA) on Thursday, November 10, 2017.
2nd Edition of GNAM Week Comes to an End
The second edition of Lagos Business School’s Global Network for Advanced Management (GNAM) week themed “Selling Strategies for Consumer Markets: Perspectives from Africa’s Largest Economy” recently ended. LBS hosted MBA students from Yale School of Management in the United States, IPADE Business School, Mexico, Fudan University School of Management, China and UBC Sauder School of Business, […]
LBS to Host International Students during the 2017 Global Network for Advanced Management (GNAM) Week
Lagos Business School (LBS) will be hosting MBA students from Yale School of Management in the United States, IPADE Business School, Mexico; Fudan Business School, China; and Sauder Business School, Canada, during the Global Network for Advanced Management (GNAM) Week coming up on Monday, the 16th of October to Friday, the 20th of October, 2017.
LBS Communications Coach’s Blog Selected as Top 30 Communications Blog by Feedspot
LBS Communications Coach: Lucille Ossai’s Rethinking Business Communications Blog, was recognised as one of the top 30 communications blogs on the web by Feedspot. Feedspot is the content user built especially for power users who want to save time reading up on keeping up with top information.
LBS Faculty, Kayode Omoregie Admitted as a Fellow of the Business Recovery and Insolvency Practitioners Association of Nigeria
Lagos Business School is pleased to announce that one of its members of Faculty, Kayode Omoregie, Faculty, Finance was recently admitted as a Fellow of the Business Recovery and Insolvency Practitioners Association of Nigeria (BRIPAN) with effect from September 12, 2017.
LBS Partners with Stanbic IBTC for Senior Management Development Programme
Lagos Business School recently partnered with Stanbic IBTC to deliver the Senior Management Development Programme for the Senior and Assistant General Managers of Stanbic IBTC Pension Managers Limited as part of the ongoing custom executive development programme for members of the Stanbic IBTC group.
LBS Emerges Top Three in the McKinsey and LBS Case Competition
Lagos Business School as part of its ongoing efforts to strengthen its connections and engagement with industry with the aim to be the number one contributor to the knowledge and practice of management in Africa hosted a case competition in partnership with Mckinsey on Saturday, 16 September 2017 at the School premises.
LBS Faculty, Kayode Omoregie Reappointed on the ICAN Board
Lagos Business School is pleased to announce that Kayode Omoregie, Faculty, Finance was recently reappointed to serve on the Board of the Corporate Restructuring and Reengineering Faculty of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) for a second term.
LBS Hosts Strategy Seminar for Senior Executives and C-Level Managers
The 3-day strategy seminar titled “Turning Strategy into Action” hosted by Lagos Business School for Senior Executives’ and C-level Managers from different sectors of the Nigerian economy came to an end on Wednesday, September 13, 2017.
LBS Hosts 40 Successful Candidates at the 4th Edition of the Competitive Young Talents Programme
Lagos Business School (LBS) hosted 40 talented young people today at the fourth edition of the Young Talent Programme (YTP). The bright candidates, comprising mostly of first class honours graduates, emerged the successful 10% of a highly competitive recruitment process.
Insurance Managerial Leadership in Sales and Marketing ends with Glowing Testimonies
“I am so impressed by the course content and the facilitators. The classes were very interesting and practical; I could relate with the case studies vis a vis where I work. The environment is very welcoming and serene. The coordination was fantastic as our needs were met and we were made very comfortable“ Akomolafe Oludayo of Boff […]
LBS Alumna Assumes Chartered Insurance Institute of Nigeria (CIIN) Leadership
Lagos Business School is happy to announce that one of its alumni, Mrs Funmi Babington-Ashaye, Senior Managers Programme (SMP 6) was recently elected to assume the leadership of the Chartered Insurance Institute of Nigeria (CIIN).
Chartered Institute of Personnel Management Appoints LBS Adjunct Faculty as CEO
Lagos Business School (LBS) is pleased to announce that Ajibola Ponnle, an adjunct faculty member was recently appointed as the Chief Executive Officer and Registrar of Chartered Institute of Personnel Management (CIPM).
LBS Alumnus Appointed Chairman of the Global Council of the Global Banking Education Standards Board
Lagos Business School is pleased to announce that one of its alumni, Olusegun Aina, Chief Executive Programme (CEP 8) was recently appointed as the Pioneer Chairman of the Global Council of the Global Banking Education Standards Board.
LBS Alumni Association clocks 25 and hosts its Annual President’s Dinner
The Lagos Business School Alumni Association celebrated its 25th anniversary this year and on Sunday July 2nd, honoured some deserving alumni at the annual Alumni President’s Dinner held at Harbour Points, Victoria Island, Lagos.
Lagos Business School’s Dean, Dr Okonedo, Rings the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) Closing Bell
Dean of Lagos Business School, Dr Enase Okonedo, rang the closing bell of trading today, Thursday, June 22, 2017 at the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE). Okonedo was received by Oscar Onyema, CEO, Pai Gamde, Acting Head, Corporate Services, and Haruna Jalo- Waziri, Executive Director, Capital Markets Division.
LBS to Host International Executive Development Programme
Lagos Business School in partnership with Duke Corporate Education (South Africa) will be hosting an International Executive Development Programme (IEDP) for the Banking Sector Education and Training Authority (BANKSETA), South Africa from Monday, June 19, 2017 to Friday, June 23, 2017.
Lagos Business School maintains Financial Times Ranking as Top Business School
Lagos Business School has once again been ranked as a top global school by the Financial Times (FT). This is LBS’ eleventh consecutive appearance in the annual ranking of top business and management education providers in the world done by FT.
LBS Congratulates Three Institutions on AACSB Accreditation
Lagos Business School (LBS) felicitates with Mississippi College, Southern Taiwan University of Science and Technology, and the University of Central Oklahoma on their recent accreditation by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).
Executive MBA (EMBA 22) Students Wins LBS Dean’s Cup Football Competition
Lagos Business School is concerned about transmitting world class management and business knowledge, and also interested in the total conception of the human person. Balance in life aids maximum productivity; as the saying goes all work and no play makes Jack a dull boy. In this regard, LBS recently hosted the Dean’s Cup Football Competition.
LBS MBA Director, Dr Uchenna Uzo Bags Award at Pan African Case Study Competition
Lagos Business School widely known for its stellar achievements and accolades is proud to announce that its MBA Director, Dr Uchenna Uzo’s case study titled “Indomie Noodles in Africa: Lessons on Digital and Cultural Branding” came third place in the just concluded 2016-2017 Emerald/Association of African Business School (AABS) case study competition.
LBS Welcomes Exchange Participants from Kenya and Advanced Management Programme – AMP 30
Lagos Business School hosted a welcome cocktail, yesterday, for exchange participants from, Strathmore Business School in Nairobi, Kenya, as well as participants from the 30th edition of the Advanced Management Programme (AMP 30).
LBS Welcomes Exchange Participants from Kenya and Advanced Management Programme – AMP 30
Lagos Business School hosted a welcome cocktail, yesterday, for exchange participants from, Strathmore Business School in Nairobi, Kenya, as well as participants from the 30th edition of the Advanced Management Programme (AMP 30).
Dr Ohu Joins NIRA Executive Board
Lagos Business School (LBS) member of faculty, Dr Eugene Ohu, has been elected a Director of the Executive Board of the Nigeria Internet Registration Association (NIRA). NIRA is the registry and manager for .ng Internet Domain Names. The election took place during the 9th Annual General Meeting of NIRA on Friday, April 28, 2017.
LBS Hosts Google 2017 Women Techmakers Summit
Lagos Business School hosted the 2017 Women Techmakers Summit on Saturday, April 8, 2017. This global event which has been held across 52 countries worldwide, is organised by Google in honour of The International Women’s Day to drive visibility, community and resources for women in Technology.
LBS Partners AFC for Strategic Business Development Programme
Africa Finance Corporation (AFC) is partnering with Lagos Business School (LBS), a leading provider of executive education in Africa, to deliver an intensive Strategic Business Development Programme for Analysts, Associates, and Senior Associates. The Strategic Business Development Programme (SBDP) is borne out of the need to invest in employees, preparing them for enhanced management responsibilities. The […]
Lagos Business School Co-Curates the Nigerian Transformational Map with the World Economic Forum
“We are trying to make Nigeria a better society and we are contributing to a better economy. In the report we highlighted five key issues that are contributing to the challenges we are facing in Nigeria, if they are tackled and addressed, with good leadership and the help of the government, Nigeria should be one of […]
Announcing our Newest Professor at LBS
With great pleasure, the staff and management of Lagos Business School are proud to announce the promotion of Sir Chris Ogbechie to Professor of Strategic Management. Professor Chris Ogbechie’s, promotion was approved by the Governing Council of the Pan-Atlantic University, last month, February 2017.
LBS Welcomes SMP 63
The 63rd edition of the Senior Management Programme, SMP 63, commenced at the School on Monday, March 6, 2017. The class comprises of 30 professionals from different sectors of the Nigerian economy including financial services, oil and gas, real estate, and ICT, coming from within and outside Lagos.
LBS Hosts 2017 Africa Business Conference
Lagos Business School hosted the 5th edition of the LBS Africa Business Conference (ABC), an event facilitated by its MBA students on Friday, March 3, 2017. The ABC was envisioned from the need to build a credible platform to facilitate deliberate initiatives for business and economic growth in Africa.
Companies Continue Search for Talent at the 14th Annual MBA Career Fair
Despite the current economic recession in the country, companies continued to look for talent at the 14th MBA Career Fair held at Lagos Business School today. As MBA students prepare to graduate in March, the fair was organised to give them the opportunity to interact with interested companies as well as seek internship positions – for […]
LBS Welcomes MAP 2
The 2nd edition of the Management Acceleration Programme, MAP 2, began at the School on Wednesday, February 8, 2017. The class is made up of professionals from different sectors of the Nigerian economy including oil and gas, telecoms, services, pharmaceuticals and financial services.
Guranty Trust Bank (GTB) Staff Participate in LBS Team Building Exercises
In order to foster the spirit of togetherness, participants of the Strategic Business Leadership Programme, a custom programme designed for GTBank managers, took part in various team building exercises yesterday, Wednesday, January 25, 2017.
LBS Joins the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC)
Lagos Business School (LBS) recently became a member of the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC). GMAC which is a non-profit organisation of leading graduate business schools in the world, is also the owner and administrator of the GMAT exam. This membership puts LBS in the league of 220 leading graduate business schools worldwide, to become affiliates […]
LBS Hosts Digital Financial Service Conference
There is no denying that poor and underprivileged individuals in Nigeria have access constraints to the country’s financial systems. In response to this, Lagos Business School (LBS), hosted a Digital Financial Conference, tagged “Digital Financial Services: Market and Industry Overview”, today, December 7, 2016 at the School premises.
Lagos Business School Achieves Landmark Global Accreditation
Lagos Business School (LBS) has become the first institution in West Africa to be accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). With effect from December 1, 2016, LBS joins the league of less than 5% of business schools globally, to be accredited by this body.
LBS Host Symposium to Celebrate 25 years.
This year, Lagos Business School (LBS) celebrates 25 years of developing responsible leaders. As one of the activities to mark our celebration, a symposium was held today, November 22, 2016 at the School premises. The symposium themed “Management Education in 21st Century Africa: Building People and Growing Businesses” discussed the role of management education in economic development – […]
GNAM Week Comes to an End
The first edition of Lagos Business School’s Global Network for Advance Management (GNAM) week themed “Selling Strategies for Consumer Markets: Perspectives from Africa’s Largest Economy” came to an end on Friday, October 21, 2016. The one week programme, held from Monday, October 17, 2016 to Friday, October 21, 2016.
Dangote Hosts LBS at Dangote Lekki Refinery
Alhaji Aliko Dangote, President/Chief Executive Officer of Dangote Group, hosted staff, participants and some members of alumni of Lagos Business School (LBS) during their visit to the Dangote refinery in Lekki Free Trade Zone yesterday, Monday, October 17, 2016.
LBS to Host International Students during GNAM Week
Lagos Business School (LBS) will be hosting MBA students from IPADE Business School in Mexico, IE Business School in Madrid and Yale School of Management in the United States during the Global Network for Advance Management (GNAM) week coming up on Monday, October 17, 2016 to Friday, October 21, 2016.
LBS Welcomes SMP 62
The 62nd edition of the Senior Management Programme, SMP 62, commenced at the School yesterday Monday, October 10, 2016. The class comprises of 38 professionals from different sectors of the Nigerian economy including financial services, oil and gas, real estate, and ICT, coming from within and outside Lagos.
AMP 26 Upgrades School with Fully Functional ICT Laboratory
Members of the Lagos Business School AMP 26 class extended their service to the community as they recently presented a fully functional ICT laboratory- 43 new computers and a projector – to the Lekki Community Senior High School in Ibeju-Lekki.
Young Business Leaders of Nigeria Visit LBS
As Lagos business School (LBS) is recognised as a world class institution that creates and transmits quality management and business knowledge, young budding entrepreneurs from the Young Business Leaders of Nigeria (YBLN) programme paid a visit to LBS today, to receive valuable first-hand information and experience that will enable them take their various businesses to […]
LBS Welcomes ICCR Visiting Professor
In line with the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) signed between Lagos Business School and the Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR), LBS is pleased to host Muthuveerappan Thenmozhi, a professor at Indian Institute of Technology, Madras as she brings fresh perspectives on management education.
Disclaimer Alert – IMPORTANT NOTICE!
It has been brought to our attention that an organisation with the name ‘The Consultants Academy International’, operating under ‘The Education Hub’, has been advertising an Accredited Management Consultant Course purportedly scheduled to take place at Lagos Business School with a certain Harvard University Professor, Kevin C. Pitts.
Adeosun Discusses Plans to Reset Nigeria’s Economy
At the special edition of the Lagos Business School Breakfast Club meeting, which held recently, Nigeria’s Finance Minister, Kemi Adeosun, set out the government’s plan to reset Nigeria’s economy with structured borrowing, targeted investment and diversified growth.
LBS Offers 50% Grant to Boost Agribusiness
Lagos Business School (LBS) recognises that the agricultural sector holds tremendous opportunities for wealth creation in Nigeria. In the face of the global oil glut, there is a dire need for investment in this sector in order to boost the Nigerian economy.
Nwuneli Set to Engage MBA Students
Founder of LEAP Africa, Ndidi Nwuneli will be presenting at the MBA15 Brush-up session which will take place at Lagos Business School on Thursday, September 1, 2016. The session which is focused on “Social Enterprise and Innovation in Africa- a Changing Landscape, a Personal Journey”, will allow her share her personal experience of social entrepreneurship and how the […]
Participants Commend the Export Management Programme
The second edition of the Export Management Programme came to an end on Friday, August 26, 2016 at Lagos Business School. The five-day programme, which was in partnership with Nigerian Export Promotion Council (NEPC ) and Fidelity Bank, was facilitated to provide professionals with an extensive knowledge of the Nigerianexport industry.
LBS Hosts AIB-SSA Conference
Lagos Business School, a key player in the establishment of the African Chapter of the Academy of International Business (AIB) in 2014, recently hosted the 3rd edition of The Academy of International Business Sub-Saharan Africa (AIB-SSA) Conference. The three-day conference, held from Wednesday, August 17, 2016 to Friday, August 19, 2016. The conference themed “Africa’s […]
Ogbechie wins Best Educator Award
LBS Faculty and member of the LBS Management Board, Dr Chris Ogbechie was recognised for his excellent, value-driven, passionate and purposeful teaching of business education across Africa. He was awarded Distinguished Best Educator at the just concluded Academy of International Business Sub-Saharan Africa Chapter (AIB-SSA) gala and award ceremony which took place at Lagos Business School […]
OMP Ends with Glowing Testimonies.
The 21st edition of Lagos Business School’s Owner Managers Programme (OMP 21) came to an end last Friday, August 5. The six-month programme was facilitated for business owners/managing directors of small and medium scale organisations. The programme was designed to equip participants with knowledge, which will lead to an increase in the performance of their companies.
LBS Partners Duke on International Executive Development Programme
The ‘Lagos block’ of the International Executive Development Programme commenced today Monday, August 8, 2016. The five-day programme which is in partnership with Duke Corporate Education is being facilitated for the Banking Sector Education and Training Authority (BANKSETA), South Africa.
LBS Faculty Strengthens, Announces New Hires
One of the cornerstones of a great business school is the quality of its faculty members. Lagos Business School is home to many great teachers and some of the finest industry experts who bring, to the classroom, their outstanding scholarship to ensure that students benefit from cutting-edge research as well as from the wealth of […]
60 Talented Youths Join Pipeline of LBS Staff
Sixty talented youths across Nigeria were inducted into the pipeline of potential faculty and administrative staff of Lagos Business School (LBS) at the second edition of the Young Talent Programme (YTP) held in LBS today. The bright candidates, comprising mostly of first class honours graduates, emerged the successful 10% of a highly competitive recruitment process.
LBSAA Northern Zonal Dinner, Holds in Abuja
The 8th zonal dinner cum alumni session for the northern zone of the Lagos Business School Alumni Association held on Thursday, July 21 in Abuja. It was an exciting evening filled with lots of laughter, networking and entertainment for alumni living in the Northern region of Nigeria.
Experts Discuss the Importance of Technology in Building Smart Cities
The second edition of the LBS-Terragon Breakfast Forum titled: ‘Smart cities: Strategic Positioning in the Time of Recession’ held today at Lagos Business School. The three hour event was anchored by LBS Faculty and Human Resource expert, Dr Eugene Ohu.
LBS Alumni Northern Zonal Dinner to hold in Abuja
The LBS Alumni Association is committed to providing continuous professional development and education to its members, as well as platforms for networking. To this end, the 8th zonal dinner cum alumni session for the northern zone of the LBS Alumni Association will hold on Thursday, July 21 in Abuja.
LBS Introduces New Executive Programme, MAP
For the past 25 years, Lagos Business School has focused on developing leaders for Africa and the world. The School has recently responded to an identified need, to develop young professionals, with the introduction of a new programme targeted at young managers – MAP.
LBS and Deloitte Sign MoU
Lagos Business School and Deloitte Nigeria, today, signed an MoU to collaboratively host a series of Business Insights Roundtable discussions on trending business issues with captains of industry. The discussions will take place annually and the topics will be jointly selected by both organisations.
LBS, Unilever Inspire Future Leaders
Lagos Business School reiterated its commitment to impacting society – through the development of responsible leaders – at an event organised in partnership with the Unilever, where Mr Paul Polman, Global CEO, Unilever Plc, spoke extensively on how profitable and sustainable businesses are built in the midst of volatility.
LBS Welcomes OMP 22
The 22nd edition of the Owner Manager Programme, OMP 22, began at the School today with 23 participants. The class is made up of professionals from different sectors of the economy including hospitality, real estate, oil and gas, advertising, services, manufacturing and entertainment, coming from within and outside Lagos; Abuja, Port-Harcourt, Ibadan, Jos and Anambra.
LBS Alumnus set to Create a Secure Drug Pipeline in Africa
Adebayo Alonge, Lagos Business School Alumnus currently on the Master of Advancement Programme at Yale School of Management, has recently started a company, RxAll, dedicated to creating safe, reliable pipelines of high-quality drugs in Africa.
LBS Alumni Association EXCO Give Back, Empower 46 Lagos State Judges
The Executive Committee of the Lagos Business School’s alumni body, Lagos Business School Alumni Association (LBSAA), recently collaborated with the School and the Lagos State Judiciary to deliver a tailored programme aimed at empowering 46 Lagos State judges.
Lagos Business School Maintains FT Ranking
Lagos Business School (LBS) has maintained its ranking on the Financial Times list of top global institutions in open enrolment and custom executive education, thereby, living up to its reputation as a leading provider of management and business education on the continent.
LBS Hosts AABS Connect Conference
Institutions across the continent are currently being empowered at Lagos Business School (LBS) to drive sustainable development of African economies at this year’s Association of African Business Schools (AABS) conference which kicked off yesterday with a Gala Dinner held at Oriental Hotel, Lagos.
LBS to Honour Distinguished Alumni at Dinner
As Lagos Business School celebrates 25 years of developing responsible leaders, its alumni have grown in strength and influence distinguishing themselves in their respective sectors. They will be celebrated yet again at the 22nd President’s Dinner organised by the LBS Alumni Association (LBSAA), where high-level networking opportunities will be fostered.
Lagos Business School Receives N100m Donation
Lagos Business School (LBS) has received a N500 million commitment from Mr Ese Gamaliel Onosode and Mr Spencer Onosode, on behalf of the Onosode family, to support the School’s research activities. This donation will go towards the building of the International Management Research Centre (IMRC) which will house the School’s research centres. In honor of the family’s generosity, […]
LBS Welcomes CEP 25
The 25th edition of the Chief Executive Programme, CEP 25, began at the School today. The class is made up of professionals from different sectors of the economy including financial services, professional services, oil and gas, agriculture, real estate, manufacturing and fashion coming from within and outside Lagos.
LBS Welcomes SMP 61
The 61st edition of the Senior Management Programme, SMP 61, began at the School today. The class is made up of professionals from different sectors of the economy including financial services, professional services, ICT, education and manufacturing, coming from within and outside Lagos.
LBS, MTN, Jumia Partner for Entrepreneurship Challenge
The MTN Entrepreneurship Challenge powered by Jumia will hold today at Lagos Business School. The innovative competition, run by the Graduate School of Business at the University of Cape Town and Africa Internet Group, spans across 13 African countries (Botswana, Egypt, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Morocco, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, South Africa, Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe).
LBS partners NEPC, Fidelity Bank for Export Management Programme
In a bid to drive and sustain the export business in Nigeria, Lagos Business School (LBS) recently partnered with Nigerian Export Promotion Council (NEPC) and Fidelity Bank to launch the Export Leadership Initiative (ELI) Programme. This programme which has been put together by the three institutions promises to equip exporters with the requisite knowledge and […]
LBS Students Participate in Global Business Case Analysis
Recognising the importance of a global perspective in the development of its students, Lagos Business School MBA students will be participating in a business case analysis with their counterparts from 15 countries across the globe on April 8, 2016.
LBS MBA Students Champion Impact Investing
MBA students of Lagos Business School (LBS) are leaving nothing to chance in promoting entrepreneurial investments that create social impact and add value. To showcase the business ideas of the MBA students – which had social impact embedded – to the investors present, the LBS MBA Entrepreneurship Investor Forum took place today at LBS.
LBS Welcomes AMP 28
The 28th edition of the Advanced Management Programme, AMP 28, began at the School today. The class is made up of professionals from different sectors of the economy including financial services, professional services, telecoms, oil and gas, healthcare, ICT, manufacturing and public sector, mostly coming from within Lagos.
LBS Welcomes OMP 21
The 21st edition of the Owner Manager Programme, OMP 21, began at the School today with 32 participants. The class is made up of professionals from different sectors of the economy including financial services, professional services, real estate, oil and gas, healthcare, ICT and manufacturing, coming from within and outside Lagos.
#LBSAlumniSession: Salami Shares Outlook for the Nigerian Economy
This month’s edition of the LBS Alumni Session witnessed a huge turn out as members of the Lagos Business School Alumni Association (LBSAA) gathered today at the School’s Honeywell Auditorium to listen to projections from the renowned Economist and LBS Faculty member, Dr Doyin Salami.
LBS Welcomes Visiting Faculty from Strathmore Business School
Lagos Business School is pleased to host Stephen Gugu, a professor at Strathmore Business (SBS), who will be teaching courses in Financial Modelling and Financial Strategy of the Firm on our MBA programme during his stay. His one-week visit to the School ends today, February 26, 2016.
Companies Continue Search for Talent in LBS MBA Career Fair
In spite of the economic meltdown, companies continued to look for talent at the 13th MBA Career Fair held at Lagos Business School today. As MBA students prepare to graduate in March, the fair was organised to give them the opportunity to interact with interested companies as well as seek internship positions – for the first year […]
#SMW2016: Youngpreneurs Discuss the Power of Technology
As part of the activities lined up for the Social Media Week 2016, Forbes 30 under 30 leaders – using technology and business to close the poverty gap – gathered today at Lagos Business School for the Technology and Youngpreneur panel discussion organised by Forbes Africa and Aim Higher Africa.
LBS Supports GTR Africa Trade and Finance Week 2016
Lagos Business School is supporting Global Trade Review (GTR) – a leading news source, publisher and event organiser for the global trade, commodity, export and supply chain finance industries – to bring the 2016 edition of the GTR Africa Trade Finance Week 2016, the market’s leading pan-African trade finance gathering.
LBS Welcomes SMP 60
The 60th edition of the Senior Management Programme, SMP 60, began at the School today with 17 participants. The class is made up of professionals from different sectors of the economy including financial services, professional services, real estate, oil and gas, healthcare and manufacturing, coming from within and outside Lagos.
LBS MBA Students in France and Mexico on Exchange Programme
Recognising the importance of a global perspective in the development of its students and to broaden students’ global outlook through cross-cultural exchange while facilitating essential business contacts abroad, Lagos Business School (LBS) partners a number of institutions globally for student exchange programmes, tours and international modules.
LBS Introduces New Executive Programmes
Lagos Business School (LBS) has enriched its bouquet of programmes to continue to address the developmental needs of business executives at various cadres of the organisation with the introduction of two new programmes – the Management Acceleration Programme (MAP) and the Agri-business Management Programme (AgMP).
LBS Launches New Research Initiative supported by Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Access to financial services is a critical factor in the transition in and out of poverty—and while we have made significant progress in driving financial inclusion around the world, two billion remain unbanked globally. In Nigeria, 4 out of every 10 adult Nigerians are financially excluded—and there is still much work to be done to […]
LBS Partners GTR on Trade and Finance Conference
Lagos Business School is partnering with Global Trade Review (GTR) – a leading news source, publisher and event organiser for the global trade, commodity, export and supply chain finance industries – to bring the 2016 edition of the West Africa Trade & Export Finance Conference which is recognised as the largest gathering of trade finance professionals in the […]
LBS MBA Students Empower Student Entrepreneurs
Lagos Business School MBA students continue to blaze the trail in contributing to economic development and serving the community. A group of LBS MBA students, led by Oladiwura Oladepo, established Teaming with talents (TWiTs) – a project that is aimed at empowering student entrepreneurs in undergraduate schools all over Africa, with business acumen and soft […]
Over 94% of LBS MBA Graduates get Job Placement within Graduation Year
Lagos Business School, since inception in 1991, has grown in leaps and bounds and now offers globally competitive Masters in Business Administrations (MBA) degrees that train modern business managers and positions them to actualise their goals of getting attractive jobs or starting their own businesses. In this interview with the Director of the MBA Programme, Dr […]
Experts discuss Innovation at Access Conference in LBS
Lagos Business School partnered with Access Bank to host the Access Conference via LIVE streaming. This year’s conference with the theme: ‘Leading in a Transformational World – The Imperative of Innovation’ held at Eko Hotels & Suites, Victoria Island.
Future Business Leaders Demand Bold Action on Climate Change: The new frontier for hiring talent
Rising leaders on environmental sustainability and climate change: A global survey of students from top-ranking business schools finds widespread consensus that business must lead on solutions to climate change and sustainability to attract and retain talent.
LBS participates in CGE Global Book Launch
Lagos Business School, including schools from Cuba, China, Albania, Spain and the United States, recently joined the worldwide virtual launch of The Center for Global Enterprise’s new book, Growing Global: Lessons for the New Enterprise at an event held at Columbia Business School in New York City.
Experts Discuss Sustainability and Value Creation in Africa
”How do we ensure Nigerian and African businesses develop in a sustainable way ensuring growth and a better quality of life for us today and at the same time protecting future generations’ ability to do the same?” This was the question posed at the start of the 2nd International Conference on Corporate Sustainability and Responsibility, […]
Ogbechie Proposes LBS Education to Hedge Economic Slowdown
Senior LBS faculty on strategy and entrepreneurship, Dr Chris Ogbechie, has said Nigerian managers need the practical business and management education offered by Lagos Business School to survive the prevailing economic slowdown in the country.
Stakeholders Emphasise Soft Skills for Youths at FBSC Roundtable
Stakeholders drawn from the public and private sectors have emphasised the need to empower the nation’s youths with soft skills such as emotional intelligence and interpersonal relations so they can be more productive managers in the world of work.
LBS Partners NESG, IWFI on Research Development
Lagos Business School has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Nigerian Economic Summit Group (NESG) and the Institute of Work and Family Integration (IWFI), in keeping with its reputation as a hub of sound knowledge and a solid network.
LBS Gets AABS Accreditation
Lagos Business School has been accredited by the Association of African Business Schools (AABS). At the Association’s recent meeting in GIBS, Johannesburg, South Africa, its charter was revised by member schools. The revision upgrades all full members to AABS Members, while full members such as LBS get the body’s accreditation which will be due for […]
LBS, SBS Explore Business Opportunities in Joint Session
It was a melting pot of cultures Monday when participants in Lagos Business School’s Chief Executive Programme (CEP 24) commenced a weeklong joint session with their Advanced Management Programme (AMP) counterparts from Strathmore Business School, Kenya.
LBS Maintains FT Ranking in Open Enrolment Education
Achieves Custom Education ranking. Lagos Business School has maintained its ranking on the Financial Times of London’s list of global front-liners in open enrolment education, living up to its reputation as a leading provider of management and business education on the continent and beyond.
AMVC Award Winner Leverages LBS for Solid Network
Winner of this year’s AfricaMagic Viewers Choice Awards (AMVCA), Ekene Mekwunye, has commended Lagos Business School for the influential network he has leveraged to boost his business three months after joining the School’s prestigious Executive MBA programme.
LBS Represents Africa in Global Business Case Analysis
In a display of sound knowledge gleaned from the quality of their studies, MBA students of Lagos Business School were the only Africans who recently matched skills in business case analysis with their counterparts from 15 countries across the globe.
EMBA Candidates Get Finance, Qualifying Exam Options
Prospective students of Lagos Business School’s Modular and Executive MBA programmes have the option of writing the School’s entrance exams or the official GMAT to qualify for admission, just as finance options will be made available to successful applicants who are inclined.
Alumnus Orajiaka Gives Rundown School New Look
LBS alumnus and manufacturer of the popular Unity Girl range of dolls, Paul Orajiaka (AMP 20, EMBA 14B), has revamped a rundown school in Ikorodu, the first in a long line of CSR initiatives of this nature which will cut across the six geopolitical zones of the country.
CNBC Africa Founder Tasks MBAs on Integrity
Dr Rakesh Wahi, Chairman, CNBC Africa, attributed his success story to a culture of integrity during an interactive session with MBA students of Lagos Business School (MBA 13) recently. A business mogul whose enterprise (CMA Investment Holdings) has presence in over 22 countries across the globe, Dr Wahi regaled the students with his journey to […]