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How to Secure a Competitive MBA Place

Mar 26, 2021

It’s a record year for MBA applications, driven up by coronavirus. But that means competition for a place is intensifying

Business Schools Explore a Future Beyond the GMAT

Dec 12, 2020

As MBA programs waive the GMAT, business schools are debating the future of standardized testing

Business Schools Redouble Diversity Efforts after Black Lives Matter Protests

Nov 16, 2020

Many US business schools are enrolling record numbers of ethnic minority students

MBA School Choice: Fuqua Vs. Darden

Jul 24, 2020

The rivalry between these two institutions is intense. Both are ranked highly, but they attract different intakes who study courses of different intensities

Why Sustainability Tops the Agenda for Business Schools

Apr 27, 2020

Under pressure on all fronts to move beyond ‘profits at all costs’, business schools are making sustainability part of the core MBA curriculum

Amid a Booming US Job Market, Now is a Great Time to get an MBA

Nov 08, 2019

Several business schools have reported record starting salaries and employment rates for this year’s MBA class, yet they say the degree is far from enough on its own to ensure employment

Plunging MBA Applications in the US is Good News for Europe

Oct 18, 2019

A bleak picture is being painted for the US two-year degree model

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

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

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?

Data Science in MBA Programs: Rosy Job Prospects

Aug 06, 2018

Business schools are adding courses on data science at a brisk clip, with some lecturers saying that MBAs who don’t understand the subject face a disadvantage in the jobs market

MBA Careers in Finance: Where Are the Opportunities?

Mar 28, 2018

The doors are open to MBAs in finance, including fintech, wealth management and venture capital

Do Entrepreneurs need MBAs? The Benefits of an MBA in Entrepreneurship

Jan 25, 2018

MBA programs are beefing up their entrepreneurship offerings—but do you really need an MBA to launch a startup?

After the MBA: Going Off-Road in a Startup Career

May 27, 2016

Millennials are increasingly drawn towards the uncertainty and freedom of entrepreneurial careers. And business schools are answering that call.

Visa Issues: Working in the US After an MBA

Mar 08, 2016

International students who want to work in the US for more than one year after graduation must secure a visa from the government-- but first, they have to find a job in an increasingly stingy market.