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56 Management Today August 2005
MBA: does it add value
or is it an expensive hype?
The MBA was introduced in the 1890s in
the USA with Wharton and the University
of Chicago presenting the first programmes.
In 1898 the University of Gallen
was founded as one of the first business
schools in Europe and with the turn of the
20th century, Europeans developed centres
of excellence in business such as at
the universities of London and Manchester.
Elsewhere in Europe, companies started
management programmes like IMD,
INSEAD, Henley and Ashridge to provide
management training for promising employees. ..
Extracted from text ... 60 Management Today August 2005
The inner game of coaching
Bill Price is CEO of the VIP Leadership
and Strategic Coaching Institute, a life
coach and strategist. He may be reached
at firstname.lastname@example.org or on (011) 918
IIn his book, The Inner Game of Tennis, pioneer
coach, Tim Gallwey, developed a revolutionary
programme for overcoming the
self-doubt, nervousness and lapses of concentration
that can keep a player from
Tim then applied these principles to
the corporate world in The Inner Game of
Work, his precept being that there is always
an inner game being played in your ..
Extracted from text ... Coaching leadership in local government
64 Management Today August 2005
This is an interview with Jean Cooper,
an industrial psychologist, by Bill
Price of VIP Leadership and Strategic
Coaching and Mentoring Institute
which has been involved with the
coaching interventions in local and
MT: What roles do the municipality
team play in service delivery to the
public and what are the results of
COOPER: Local government and
municipalities play a crucial role in
providing a better life for all South
Africans. Some of the critical services
include water and sanitation, electricity
and waste removal. Without these ..