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The One Planet MBA Speaker Series

By February 8, 2018January 26th, 2021Member News & Updates, Why Exeter blog


​Dr Gary Abrahams

The One Planet MBA Speaker Series presents:

A talk by Dr Gary Abrahams, Lecturer in Economics, University of Exeter Business School  – “Homer Simpson or Mr Spock? How do we really make decisions and what can we do about it?”

Gary Abrahams spent 14 years on a bank trading floor, where his interest in the subject of behavioural economics was borne from a desire to understand what happened around the global financial crisis. His interest is in the intersection of psychology, sociology and business decisions and processes. Gary currently teaches The Economics of Financial Crises at The Business School.

Join us in Matrix Lecture Theatre, Building: One, on Thursday 1st of March 2018, at 18.15

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Leigh Pomlett:

The One Planet MBA Speaker Series presents:

A talk by Leigh Pomlett, Executive Director, CEVA Group and President of the Freight Transport Association – “A very personal view of what makes effective leaders”

Based on 30 years of observations and experience in a variety of organisations, Leigh will be sharing his knowledge and expertise gained over an exceptional career at all levels. Leigh will identify the traits and characteristics that make a successful leader, in any organisation no matter the size or industry sector, whilst challenging some of the norms of leadership and analysing some of the skills that are often overlooked.

Join us in Bateman Lecture Theatre, Building: One, on Wednesday 21st of March 2018, 18.15.

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