Entrepreneurs of tomorrow take charge at [email protected] Innovation Challenge

Business and government
Up to 70 year nine students from around the Logan and Redlands regions will take part in the second annual [email protected] Innovation Challenge this month, giving them the chance to hone their entrepreneurial abilities by drawing on the realms of both business and science in order to address topical health issues. Held from 28-30 November at Griffith’s […]

Logan ambitions get a touch of Texas

Architecture, construction and planning
The technology revolution sweeping the business world has reached Australia’s university students, who are increasingly looking at starting their own businesses as an alternative to traditional career paths. Student’s from Griffith University’s Logan campus have just completed an intense weekend long workshop with Texas-based startup educators, 3 Day Startup (3DS). Their enthusiasm underlined by the […]

Griffith collaborates with world innovators

Arts Education Law
Griffith University’s Institute for Glycomics Director Professor Mark von Itzstein will collaborate with some of the world’s most innovative thinkers at an event focused on the future of the Gold Coast. The Big Blue Sky Event on November 5 aims to be the catalyst where the city’s brightest minds come together with global visionaries and […]

The role of leadership in building innovation and productivity

Centre for Work Organisation and Wellbeing
Centre for Work, Organisation and Wellbeing (WOW) and Griffith Business School (GBS) researchers have been awarded funding by the Centre for Workplace Leadership (CWL)—a Federal government initiative based at the University of Melbourne—dedicated to increasing workplace productivity by assessing and building the capacity of small and medium enterprise through frontline leadership, performance and job quality. Associate Professors […]

Pre-entry franchise education a key step

Lorelle Frazer at a Griffith University lectern
Griffith Business School
Research reveals prospective franchisees that complete Griffith University’s free, online Pre-Entry Franchise Education Program are more likely to buy a franchise and experience greater levels of satisfaction than prospective franchisees who don’t complete the program. The research, funded by the Department of Industry, Innovation, Climate Change, Science, Research and Tertiary Education (DIICCSRTE) and cited in […]