How Business Schools are Improving Gender Diversity in MBAs
Mar 08, 2019
Some US schools are approaching or have hit gender parity in their MBAs. Why has this not increased gender diversity in corporations to the same degree?
Ready for Your Closeup? How to Ace MBA Application Video Assessments
Feb 25, 2019
Top business schools are introducing “live” video tests to assess candidates’ so-called “soft skills”, such as communication, which cannot be done through written essays only
UK MBA Courses are Booming Thanks to the Apprenticeship Levy
Feb 18, 2019
Government policy could reinvigorate business schools, and spark a renaissance for British management. But critics say schools are exploiting the levy by cashing in on money some say is meant for training school-leavers
MBA School Choice: UCLA Anderson vs USC Marshall
Feb 13, 2019
Both business schools, among California's best, profit from being located in Los Angeles. But they have different student bodies, positions in rankings, alumni networks and applications
Age Just a Number as Older Candidates Flock to MBAs
Feb 11, 2019
As we live and work longer, and employment becomes more insecure because of automation, experienced professionals are coming back to business school in their late 30s
Are Management Consulting Firms Reducing their Dependence on MBAs?
Feb 06, 2019
Business schools’ and consultancies’ close ties led to the phrase “McHarvard”. But as the elite firms seek more diverse talent, the proportion of new consultants with MBAs is shrinking
As MBA Applications Fall, Online and Specialized Master’s Courses Are Booming
Feb 04, 2019
Once considered second-rate, interest in these programs is growing rapidly among cost-conscious and time-starved professionals. Meantime, some full-time two-year MBAs are closing. Are they still viable?
Europe Enjoys a Boom in MBA Applications at America’s Expense
Jan 03, 2019
The continent’s shorter courses, cheaper fees, more international cohorts, and progressive visa rules are increasingly attractive to would-be MBAs
International MBA Students Find it Tougher to get an H-1B Visa in the US
Dec 19, 2018
Fewer US companies are willing to hire non-US MBA graduates due to the Trump administration’s more stringent visa regime. What can students do to secure employer backing?
MBA School Choice: Oxford Saïd Vs. Cambridge Judge
Nov 12, 2018
Both are embedded in famous and prestigious universities, but admissions, culture and career outcomes differ