Introduction to the Knowledge Hub

Centre for Business and Society
• Director: Dr Julia Rouse
• Project Managers: Katherine Roycroft and Jane
A Knowledge Hub Facilitating
Clusters Within MMUB&L To :
• Bring together academics, students and
‘real world’ partners to make sense of the
key challenges facing contemporary
business and society.
• Innovate in teaching, research and
knowledge exchange.
Clusters - Building Relationships and
Sharing Knowledge….
“Engagement begins with ‘Hi, hello, how are
you? Nice to see you.’ It begins with such a
relationship and blossoms into an opportunity to
engage more deeply in a problem or object of
study than we could by ourselves.”
(Van de Ven
at London Business School)
The Business of Sports Cluster
• Research
– Volunteering, sports governance, change management
• Teaching and Learning
B.A. Sports Management
B.A. Sports Marketing
M.A. Sporting Directorship
• Advisory Board
Volunteering in Sport
 Be part of a network
 Sharing knowledge
 Developing ways forward
 Creating research
 Innovating our teaching and learning
So, Welcome…..