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What is your plastic-bag-free Rotterdam idea? Develop your idea and win the €15,000 prize. Deadline for entry is Monday 31 August!
Do you have a good idea about how we can make Rotterdam plastic-bag-free? Read the rules of the game well and submit your idea entry for a plastic-bag-free Rotterdam HERE before Monday 31 August 2015.
What ideas are most likely to win? An idea that:
• will help people use less plastic bags
• can be implemented immediately – beginning 10 October 2015
Posted by Joey Johannsen on July 3, 2015 at 4:16pm
"The Graduate Net Impact Chapter of Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University (RSM) was awarded Gold standing, a designation bestowed on top chapters, based on achievements in the past year. The RSM Net Impact Club is part of the RSM MBA Student Association which consists of participants of RSM’s International Full-time MBA programme."
Read what lead to their achievement …Continue
Posted by Joey Johannsen on July 3, 2015 at 2:30pm
Since moving to China, Mark van der Maas (RSM MSc Strategic Entrepreneurship 2012) teamed up with Beijing startup veterans, Sigbjørn Dugal, Josh Chaim and Thomas Winther-Rasmussen, to build an educational startup called Pickatale, a service designing interactive children’s books for tablets and phones. The apps are focused on improving literacy and language skills. Mark claims, “It's been a long rough road, but a number of large projects are taking shape are we’re moving forward quicker than ever.”
In addition to the creation of apps, their small team has spent free time…Continue
Posted by Joey Johannsen on July 1, 2015 at 10:00am
Based on ideas from Vegans@EUR and Sustainable RSM the Erasmus Sustainability Hub is developing a sustainable food lab, . This lab will be a lively cooking studio where sustainable cooking classes will be given. Furthermore it will be a scientific research center where students can do their minors, honors and master thesis on the subject of Sustainable Food Management.
The Sustainability Hub is very curious about your input for this idea. Could you please fill in their questionnaire? It will only take you 3 minutes! Follow the link below to the survey:…
Posted by Sustainable RSM on June 19, 2015 at 2:00pm
Sustainable RSM and RSM Corporate, Career and Alumni Relations present:
Sustainability Career Panel
Tuesday, 2 June 2015
JB-49 Bayle Building, Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University
RSM students nearing graduation are invited to gain perspectives, insider information and tips for your career in sustainability from panel members who have successfully entered or transitioned into desirable career positions in the field. Learn from their experience, examine career paths and explore how to reach your goals. SUBSCRIBE NOW Only a few seats remaining!
19:00 – Registration
19:15 Welcome and Introductions: Moderator Dory Grandia, RSM Career Development Coach
Posted by Joey Johannsen on May 29, 2015 at 4:30pm
'Best negotiator' awarded to two RSM students. That’s the third time in a row that RSM has sent the best negotiators to the Model UNFCCC.
34 Management students from RSM successfully negotiated a legally-binding agreement for meeting global targets for climate change at the Model UNFCCC.
RSM Prof. Dr. Steve Kennedy said: “Our students have been able to achieve something where world leaders have so far failed. Negotiations were tough for the students, yet they were relentless in their efforts to reach consensus and a legally-binding agreement.
“Negotiators at the international conference in December could learn something from the way they achieved this, in particular approaching negotiations with a…Continue
Posted by Joey Johannsen on May 29, 2015 at 3:00pm