Employee-owned businesses benefit from boosted productivity, profitability, and staff morale. So why are they so rare?
When colleges rush to serve the needs of business, they risk losing sight of their purpose and entering into bad deals with a selfish partner, a scholar of research and business argues.
In Africa’s education sector, public-private partnerships have been largely limited to infrastructure developments and the provision of education.
Many international students bring an accompanying partner who struggles to make a life in Canada while their partner forges ahead.
Better, more standardised frameworks are needed especially in Uganda if its universities are to benefit from transnational partnerships.
South Africa’s social grant scandal seems to back up highly regarded views on public governance that Public Private Partnerships aren’t naturally efficient.
‘Treat 'em mean, keep 'em keen’ will not make you popular, according to new research.
African academics living in the diaspora have access to resources that can really help their peers working on the continent.
Global economic realities shouldn’t deter African universities from continuing to push for massification. But they must do so armed with knowledge, lessons from elsewhere and strong funding models.
In five years’ time, India will have the largest tertiary-age population in the world. But supply is unlikely to be able to meet demand. This provides a good opportunity for Australia.
We know a lot about why people choose different brands of dishwashing detergent. But when it comes to the processes behind choosing a romantic partner, science knows surprisingly little.
Between 50-75% of all collaborations fail. Here are some tips on how to set up a successful collaboration between academia and industry.
Is your relationship thriving or merely surviving? Scientists who study these matters of the heart have some insights into figuring out whether you’re with your best possible partner.
If the continent is to grasp the science and technology revolution, then governments should take the lead in both policy formulation and implementation.