Employer Funding for MBAs: Myth or Reality?
Sep 17, 2019
New data show that a substantial number of MBA candidates are being paid by their employers to pursue a pricey graduate business education, but are there strings attached?
MBAs in Retail Management: Adapting to the E-commerce Revolution
Aug 30, 2019
The advent of online retail has kicked off a jobs boom at companies like Amazon in the US and Alibaba in China. How are business schools responding?
Why Business Schools are Melding Medical and Management Science
Aug 21, 2019
More doctors and medical students pursuing MBAs, so as to complement their clinical training and broaden their career options in a fast-changing industry
Will One Year MBAs Take Off in the US?
Aug 13, 2019
A handful of big-brand US business schools have established one-year MBAs, which are more popular in Europe. Some schools believe the MBA will have to become a more flexible degree with multiple exit points
How to Survive the ‘Marathon’ MBA Course
Jul 29, 2019
Returning to the classroom after a lengthy spell in the workforce can be a daunting challenge. Loved ones, students and business schools can be a source of support
Should Harvard Business School’s Case Method Be Scrapped in MBAs?
Jul 15, 2019
Some schools are railing against Harvard’s cases, claiming that they are outdated and fail to represent individuals from all of society. Is there a better way to teach future business leaders?
The Importance of Soft Skills: MBA Programs Push Emotional Intelligence Courses
Jul 09, 2019
Soft skills such as empathy, building trust and influencing people are just as valuable to MBAs as calculating valuations and debt to asset ratios
How to Get an MBA Degree for Free: Scholarships and Other Funding Sources
Jul 01, 2019
Generous and plentiful MBA scholarships are on offer, while work placements can offset the cost of business degree programs
MBA Return on Investment: Intangible Returns Beyond a Big Salary Boost
Jun 19, 2019
Financial ROI is important, but today’s thinking has it that there’s far more nuanced and intangible returns that you get from an MBA
MBA Applications are Down in the US, but the Degree is Booming Elsewhere
Jun 13, 2019
Europe, Asia and Canada are enjoying an influx of overseas MBA students, who are attracted by shorter, cheaper courses as well as diverse cohorts and easy access to work visas