Articles about Harvard

Harvard’s Case Studies Retain Their Luster in MBAs

Dec 01, 2021

Despite coming under fire, the case method allows business schools to stay relevant and justify their hype

MBA Students are Barnstorming the Space Industry

Aug 24, 2021

Fast-growing startups need management expertise as rocket science blasts its way onto the MBA syllabus and professors stake out territory

MBA Programs Meld Medicine with Management

Feb 24, 2021

The coronavirus crisis in healthcare has driven fresh student interest in courses and careers at the intersection of medicine and business

Business Schools Team up with Law Schools to offer Dual Degrees

Sep 08, 2020

A joint JD/MBA degree can give students a competitive advantage in the job market

Are Astronomical MBA Tuition Fees Coming Back Down to Earth?

Aug 18, 2020

After years of inflation-busting tuition fee increases, elite business schools are finding ways to curb the substantial cost of a full-time MBA

How to Master an MBA Personal Statement

Feb 12, 2020

Putting in the right amount of effort is critical to securing a business school place

Why MBA Application Declines are Good News for Applicants

Jan 20, 2020

Rocketing acceptance rates, scholarship money and starting salaries for graduates have made it a buyer’s market for MBA degrees

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

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Some schools are railing against Harvard’s cases, claiming that they are outdated and fail to represent individuals from all of society.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?

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

Why MBA Rankings are Set for a Rethink

Mar 15, 2019

The lists are an invaluable resource for MBA aspirants. But critics claim they have too much influence over student choice and course design

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

MBA Applications: What to do When You Are Waitlisted

Dec 11, 2018

Being placed on a waitlist is stressful, but there are things to do to boost your chances of admission

Is Heated US Immigration Rhetoric Discouraging Overseas Students from MBA Programs?

Oct 22, 2018

Companies are hesitant to hire international workers because of fears that the visa regime may be tightened under the Donald Trump administration

How to get Winning Letters of Recommendation

Oct 11, 2018

A bad letter can sink an application, but a stunning testimonial can tip the balance in favour of an MBA candidate