Academics forced by Covid-19 to keep pace with rapid changes
Pandemic or not, and as students and academics feel the pressure, school is determined to ensure that its programmes finish on time
Wits Business School is anxious to rebuild relationships with alumni, after losing touch with many of them in recent years, says Sue Benvenuti, the school’s acting academic director.
Market research for the FM shows that the local business school community generally has a poor record of maintaining relationships with MBA graduates. Information supplied by Wits shows that it has regular contact with only 29% of those who graduated in the past five years, 21% who graduated between six and 10 years ago, and 29% who graduated before that...