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As part of its Social Enterprise Boost Initiative (SEBI), the Jamaica National (JN) Foundation commissioned the Mona School of Business and Management (MSBM) through its Office of Social Entrepreneurship (OSE) - to gather information on the social, economic and environmental contributions that social enterprises make to the country.

Published: Jamaica Gleaner Thursday | January 24, 2013

Eleven community organisations across Jamaica will be able to turn their activities into successful community businesses, thanks to a partnership forged between the Digicel Foundation and the UWI Mona School of Business and Management - Office of Social Entrepreneurship (OSE).

The Mona School of Business and Management (MSBM) launched its third "One Laptop Per Child" (OLPC) project on May 16, 2013. Since its inception in 2011, the project has provided over 100 laptops to select schools. This year 20 XO laptops were distributed to the Mission House Basic School in Gordon Town, to be complemented by on-going teacher, parent and student training.

Representatives of Musson Group of Companies and Mona School of Business and Management (MSBM) have signed an agreement to launch a formal internship programme for MSBM’s students.

One of the major goals of this internship programme is to provide current undergraduate and graduate students with opportunities to develop and stimulate their interests and provide them with real-world busine...

The Middle Management Development Programme for Financial Services two day workshop was held at the Mona Visitors’ Lodge & Conference Centre on Thursday, February 7, 2013. The workshop was planned and offered by The Mona School of Business and Management (MSBM) in collaboration with the Jamaica Institute of Financial Services (JIFS).

KEITH Graham, Jamaica-born British millionaire, says teamwork, determination, creativity, a manageable team, partnership, and faith in your product, are some of the most crucial elements for a young entrepreneur who wants to achieve success.

A team of undergraduate students from The Mona School of Business and Management (MSBM) were among contestants in the February 2013 Kogod Business Case competition, held in Washington DC by the American University’s Kogod School of Business.

As part of its continuing thrust to encourage dialogue and synergy with the business community; Mona School of Business and Management (MSBM ) hosted a corporate breakfast with the Executive and Senior Management team of the Grace Kennedy Group on April 4 2013 at The School .

On February 8, 2013, seven members of the MSBM faculty were recognized and received awards for their contributions to academic research at the UWI Annual Research Days Awards Ceremony.

On April 10, 2013, MSBM partnered with the Spanish Court Hotel to host the fifth in the Kingston 360 Breakfast Talk series. Mr Paul Kukubo, CEO, Kenyan ICT Board presented on the topic “ICT as a Growth Enabler: Perspectives from the Kenyan ICT “Revolution” to an audience of Government officials, private sector representatives and members of academia.


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