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2605, 2016

Jose Mourinho’s image rights: what’s in a name?

By |May 26th, 2016|In The News, Opinion|Comments Off on Jose Mourinho’s image rights: what’s in a name?

by Dr Ewan Kirk, senior lecturer in Intellectual Property Law at Birmingham City University

Reports this week in football have been dominated by the expected appointment of Jose Mourinho as the next Manchester United manager. However one issue that appears to have caused a delay in this agreement, reported by the BBC, is that of image […]

1003, 2016

How can the media industry better engage with ethnic audiences?

By |March 10th, 2016|Opinion|Comments Off on How can the media industry better engage with ethnic audiences?

Indi Deol, Director of DESIblitz web magazine and speaker at this year’s #RethinkMedia conference at Birmingham City University

There are many challenges in terms of cultural differences, trust and language especially.

What needs to be realised is that there is diversity within the ethnic communities themselves. For example, a British Asian is not just of the same background […]

1412, 2015

Prepare for 25 December like it’s a work day

By |December 14th, 2015|Here to Help!, In The News, Opinion|Comments Off on Prepare for 25 December like it’s a work day

Dr Steve McCabe, Birmingham City Business School

Christmas Day is one day when we are expected to let our hair down and enjoy the fact that for most people, it is a day off work. For children up to a certain age there is the joy of playing with toys that have magically appeared overnight and, […]

1709, 2013

A world full of data – the skills we need from young people

By |September 17th, 2013|Opinion|Comments Off on A world full of data – the skills we need from young people

Dr Kathy Maitland, senior lecturer in Computing at Birmingham City University

I was recently one of the advisors nominated to contribute to a new influential report – ‘A world full of Data: Statistics opportunities across A-level subjects’. Speaking at the launch event as a member of the panel, I expressed the importance of data analytics and […]