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The Academy of Leadership & Management works with a wide range of carefully selected partners and associates in order to provide the highest levels of specialist skills and subject knowledge to our students.
Edinburgh Napier University in partnership with the Academy of Leadership and Management, is offering an innovative way to achieve your degree.
With flexible study options and practical content, the aim of BA Business & Enterprise is to develop you and enhance your career opportunities.
The BA Business & Enterprise differs from other degrees by:
BA Business and Enterprise has no traditional exams as we want you to apply your learning. The course involves a combination of assessments, workshops and independent study. Assessments are practical and applied, including reports around work roles, work-place based assignments, presentations and case studies.
By delivering the majority of this course online, with one day a month attendance at Edinburgh Napier, you have the chance to make a real difference in your career with a minimum of disruption to your work and personal life.
Throughout the course, you’ll have access to experienced teaching staff, many of whom are practitioners in the industry, to assist you in your studies.
The Madison Group is entering its 25th year of operation and through founder and Principal Consultant, Jeff Matthews enjoys a reputation for coaching, team coaching and coaching supervision across all sectors of organisational life, second to none. With a degree in business, post graduate qualifications in marketing, coaching, leadership coaching, coaching supervision and psychotherapy.
Jeff combines a pragmatic approach to the coaching and mentoring relationship underpinned by a deep knowledge of models and different approaches. This makes him uniquely qualified to support individuals and teams seeking coaching qualifications of all levels.
Peoplematters is a leading provider of organisation and people development solutions, based in Scotland and working with clients across the globe.
Our passion is to transform the way people lead, manage and work, resulting in engaged workforces and healthier organisations that will create more vibrant and successful economies and have a positive societal impact.
We do this by working hand in hand with you; designing solutions for organisational, leadership, team and individual development. Our priority is to ensure that you ‘own’ the intervention and that your people are committed to delivering positive change.
We provide guidance, support and challenge throughout your journey and leave you with positive and sustainable changed ways of working.
IBP Strategy and Research is a long-standing partner of the Academy, with particular strengths in qualitative market research, quantitative research (telephone, household, in-street, postal, online) and business strategy.
It is based in premises in Hamilton, Lanarkshire, which include a state of the art telephone interviewing facility and in-house data processing facilities. The team is led by Eddy Graham, who is part of the delivery team on a number of Academy projects.
The team has built a strong track record working with a range of organisations such as:
IBP Strategy and Research is continuing to build a reputation for excellence and customer-focus in these markets, with Quality Systems certificated to ISO: 9001 2008 standards for market research and management consultancy services (Independent European Certification: certificate number: 441330). You can find more about them here
The Four Cornerstones Ltd provides leadership and professional development throughout the Education sector in the form of coaching, mentoring, consultancy and training. The organisation is committed to developing creative, emotionally intelligent and future ready leaders who are aligned with their purpose and values as well confident in their skill and knowledge.
The organisation is able to provide:
E-Learn Design Ltd. is a Glasgow, Scotland based Certified Moodle Partner offering services in:
E-Learn Design works closely with clients across a wide range of sectors including government, education, private companies and individual teachers to assist them in reaching their online and blended learning goals. Initial consultations are free and no project is too small or too large. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 0800 474 4512.
Julie Steel provides a bespoke facilitation, coaching, mentoring, learning and development service.
2016 marked the year in which Julie celebrated working her 50th organisation. Working in sectors as diverse as health, universities, emergency services, churches, oil & gas, government departments, engineering, libraries, pharmaceuticals, councils, regulatory authorities and unique professional bodies, Julie has amassed significant knowledge and experience in creating practical solutions to enable individuals, teams, managers and leaders to develop, grow, become more agile, resilient and successful.
Julie has significant experience of CMI & ILM qualifications and delivers accredited programmes at Levels 3, 5 and 7 in leadership and management, mentoring and coaching. A Chartered Member Institute of Personnel & Development, Associate Member of the Chartered Management Institute and a Fellow of the Institute Leadership and Management. Julie is a qualified executive coach and also tutors individual students and cohorts across the world.
Principal, Academic and International Faculty
Susan is the recently retired Dean of Teesside University Business School. In this role, Susan led the Business School to create a vibrant portfolio of courses, as well as local, regional, national and international relationships. She has been responsible for growing student numbers by 50%, instilling a passion for civic thinking, enterprising attitude, collaborative approach and global outlook. In this, she has grounded her work in her own passion and academic study of enterprise and entrepreneurship
Susan has worked internationally with institutions in China, New Zealand Sri Lanka, Finland and the Caribbean. She sits on the UK Board of Enterprise Educators and is an assessor for the Chartered Association of Business Schools Small Business Charter
For further details, download Susan’s Bio.
Barbara has over 30 years director-level business experience and has worked in a number of academic and practical executive education and development roles with both Edinburgh Napier and Teesside Universities. She is the Managing Director of Cormack Consulting Group, who facilitate business between international countries, and Transform Business Consulting, assisting companies to transform their businesses in line with market expectations and demands. She is also active on a number of business support and advisory programmes, including accelerators in Scotland and a large scale Business Mentoring programme in Northern Ireland.
Barbara has a strong record in both academic and the business world. She holds a Doctorate in Business, was the Trading Director for Tesco and has worked with some of the largest of global brands, including Mars, Masterfoods, Unilever, Dolmio, Heineken, Hellmans, Flora, Nivia, Walkers and Johnson Brothers.
For further details, download Barbara’s Bio.
Lesley is a renowned thinker and developer in the field of leadership and leadership development. She has worked in the UK, Gibraltar, Spain and, latterly, the United Arab Emirates, where she was appointed Adviser to the Crown Prince Court, focusing on leadership development across 1200 schools across the Emirates and national implementation of an education development plan. Lesley’s Doctoral studies led to the development of The Effective Leader Inventory, a tool that has been used in a wide variety of areas and across disciplines in a range of sectors.
Lesley has works across a broad spectrum of clients, including small business, public sector, police, local government, military and large corporate clients. She has worked with the Management Center Europe and POCW in The Hague. She has also focused on developing internal capacity, especially through coach development in a range of clients.
For further details, download Lesley’s Bio.
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