News

  • Stock exchange

    Stock exchange companies must take more responsibility for negative externalities

    26-10-2021

    Dutch listed companies must take responsibility for the negative effects that their business activities and supply chain have on people and the planet by aligning their business strategy much more than is currently the case with planetary boundaries. This not only concerns slowing down climate change, but also, for example, combating the loss of biodiversity and the need to think and act in a circular manner.

  • Peiran Jiao awarded NWO Vidi grant

    14-07-2021

    The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) has awarded Associate Professor Peiran Jiao of Maastricht University, School of Business and Economics with a NWO Vidi grant. The NWO Vidi grant of up to 800,000 euros is awarded to excellent researchers who, after obtaining their doctorate, have conducted research successfully for several years.

     

  • Labor market is enduring the Corona pandemic reasonably

    08-07-2021

    Despite the economic shock of the Covid-19 pandemic, job opportunities are generally good for graduates entering the job market over the next six years. More than 2 million job openings are expected by 2026. This is offset by an influx of 1.6 million new graduates.

  • Employers recruit HBO and WO students, not bachelors or masters

    06-07-2021

    Employers have hardly adjusted their recruitment strategies after the introduction of the Bachelor-Master system (BAMA). The established educational designations HBO and WO continue to determine recruitment and the return on the labour market.

  • SBE TS53

    Two SBE alumni receive prize from Royal Holland Society of Sciences and Humanities

    22-06-2021

    SBE alumni Rogier Quaedvlieg and Matthijs Korevaar have received prizes from the Royal Holland Society of Sciences and Humanities for their PhD theses, which they completed at Maastricht University, School of Business and Economics.

  • SBE_Jan_Konietzko_MSI

    Masterclass: guiding companies to better understand circular strategies

    09-06-2021

    To innovate for a circular economy, companies need to make changes on many different levels. This can be difficult to organise. That is why Jan Konietzko created the Circularity Deck, a card deck-based tool that helps people in companies better understand the circular strategies and the levels at which they can be applied. Jan recently created a Masterclass with Impact Hub Amsterdam that goes over this Circularity Deck. 

  • Raising the state pension age means that people will continue to work for longer

    08-06-2021

    People work longer and retire later. In addition, they have started to focus much more on the age at which they receive AOW. This and more is apparent from research by the Research Center for Education and the Labor Market (ROA) of Maastricht University

  • Attention for employee well-being also beneficial for companies

    17-05-2021

    Dutch companies say that the well-being of employees is important. On a scale of 1 to 10, they give this topic an 8.

  • HBO Monitor: more stress due to corona pandemic

    12-04-2021

    The new report based on the HBO Monitor shows that HBO graduates experience more stress in their work than before the corona pandemic. On the other hand, unemployment figures among this group have changed relatively little.

Subscribe to News