Dr. G.L. Danford

Having spent 20 years in business (management consulting), and 20 years teaching on Business Programs in Europe and North America, I can say with confidence that there are just a few essential concepts and tools which every present and future manager must master. This Business Bootcamp covers 18 of the most essential concepts which you must understand, and which will increase your chances of success in business. Some of those 18 concepts have stood the test of time, and others are just now emerging on the horizon (nothing lasts forever).
Dr. Danford has 20 years experience as a business school academic in Scandinavia, USA, Europe, and Russia. He is specialized in strategy and international business, and has held Adjunct Professor positions  previously in; USA (Fairfield University), and Latvia (Stockholm School of Economics). Gerard is teaching and organizing MBA, Masters and Executive Education level courses and has published in academic journals and conferences. Gerard was previously founder & CEO of an international business consultancy (United Kingdom), and has worked as an industrial engineer in the USA. Gerard is passionate about Video-based Learning, Open Educational Resources and Project-based Learning.
  • PhD Helsinki School of Economics (Finland)
  • MBA The London Business School (United Kingdom)
  • BSc (Industrial Engineering), Central Connecticut State University (USA)
Academy of International Business




ID Course Name Duration Start Date
Individual Mini-MBAFREE Mini-MBA BootcampSelf-paced studiesJanuary 01, 1970
SU100FREE COURSE: Starting A Start-upSelf-pacedJanuary 01, 1970
CM100FREE COURSE: Change Management 2.0Self-pacedJanuary 01, 1970