Has Covid killed the MBA?

We live in turbulent and complicated times and business schools are not immune to the uncertainties that now afflict so many aspects of our social and economic lives. Covid just brought forward some of the searching questions around the future of business schools and the much-debated MBA. Youval Harari cautions of a momentous, historical epoch we are living through where the future of work is almost impossible to imagine. Added to this, the quality of today’s leaders poses some serious philosophical and strategic questions for business schools such as what are they, what do they want to be, should they be satisfied with what they are?

Michael Avery spoke to

Maurice Radebe, Head and Director of Wits Business School;