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3 MBA Admissions Trends You Need to Know for 2017

<b>By Chioma Isiadinso</b><p>MBA admissions is a market like any other. If you want to apply successfully, you need to understand the nature of the market, as …

10 Ingredients of a Strong MBA Resume

<b>Demonstrate Potential on an MBA Resume</b><p>Painting an attractive self-portrait is hard, but that's the key to crafting an MBA resume.<p>A powerful resume …

6 Trends That Will Change Business Education In 2017 — According To Deans

Our Deans were more right than wrong about 2016 — one-year degree programs proliferated; technology swept through campus, enhancing the classroom …

Should business school scholarships be awarded on merit or need?

Business school is beyond the means of most and a stretch for many. According to research by my FT colleagues who specialise in data analysis, the …

Direct from the Director - MBA - Harvard Business School

30 Mar 2018<p>Round 3<p>Monday, April 2 is the Round 3 application deadline! Remember to submit all the application materials by noon eastern time, and …

How Does the “Salesforce MBA” Stack Up?

This year, I attended my first SaaStr Annual 2017 in San Francisco. (If you missed it, you can read some of the highlights here.) Jason M. Lemkin and …

12 MBA Programs Offering A High Return On Investment

With tuition costs for MBA programs often clocking in at hundreds of thousands of dollars, finding adequate return on investment (ROI) is a chief …

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This online course will help you master Microsoft Excel’s more advanced functions

<i>The</i> <i>Insider Picks</i> <i>team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Alfonso de Tomas / ShutterStock Excel is probably the most powerful tool on your computer <i>if</i> you know how to use it.<p>Many of us know the basic …

Flexibility of online MBAs opens door for the time-poor

Khilona Radia was about to return to full-time education at London Business School when two events made her abandon her long-held goal of getting a …

Business schools look to online MBAs to tackle gender imbalance

Redressing the gender imbalance among students is high on the agenda for many business schools. While most struggle, others have seen an opportunity …

Online MBA classrooms: virtually like the real thing?

It would not be spotted in an ordinary lecture theatre but Jessica Zimmerman’s nod is enough to attract the professor’s attention. Her head and …

The 14 Online MBAs With The Best Return On Investment, According To The Financial Times

An online MBA program is a shrewd way to earn while you learn.<p>The average salary of an online MBA student three years after graduating is …

AACSB Data and Research Blog

By Hanna McLeod<p>Although enrollment in MBA programs across AACSB-accredited schools as a whole has remained relatively steady over the past three …

The Cost Of The MBA Is Putting Women Off Business School

Women are still under-represented in the world’s top-ranked MBA programs. Although women hold the MBA degree in higher regard than men, the share of …

Surprises In U.S. News' 2017 MBA Ranking

There’s a big surprise in the 2017 <i>U.S. News</i> MBA ranking out today (March 14).<p>For only the second time in 28 years, the University of Pennsylvania’s …

An MBA adviser shares 4 tips for acing a Harvard Business School interview

The admissions team seeks applicants who can demonstrate that they share the values central to HBS culture: passion, self-awareness, maturity, integrity, focus on solutions, high-impact leadership, and case-method compatibility.<p>While you can't predict which specific questions will come up during …

Almost Half Of All US MBA Students Use This Chicago Booth MBA’s Career Management Platform

Mitch Kirby is co-founder and CEO of TransparentCareer, a cutting-edge career management platform used by 40% of all current US-based MBAs.<p>Frustrated …

Wharton Ties with Harvard as Best Business School | Investopedia

Move over, Harvard. University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School jumped three spots from last year to tie with Harvard Business School as the Best …

U. of C. MBA program drops, Northwestern up in new U.S. News rankings

The Chicago area is home to two of the nation's most highly regarded business schools, but the University of Chicago slipped to third place in U.S. News & World Report's most recent annual ranking of the best full-time master's degree programs in business administration.<p>Harvard tied for the top …

The 10 best business schools if you want to work on Wall Street

Do you have visions of orchestrating mega-mergers, minting millions on bold stock bets, or managing billions of dollars in assets? Or, perhaps more realistically, playing with spreadsheets for hours on end? Wall Street might be calling your name.<p>A job in finance can set you up for a lucrative …

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The 10 best MBA programs you can finish while keeping your day job

For those unwilling to give up their day jobs, there's a solution: part-time business programs.<p>These programs are typically three years in length, compared to two-year full-time programs, and allow students to attend classes during nights and weekends.<p>US News & World Report released its annual …

Best Business Schools

A career in business starts with finding the MBA program that fits your needs. With the U.S. News rankings of the top business schools, narrow your …

An MBA recruiter says paying less for business school could come down to your attitude

While you can offset the cost of tuition with scholarships awarded for stellar GMAT scores, a high GPA, or impressive work experience, there's a chance you'll still come up short.<p>The next best strategy? Negotiate.<p>"Other than the GMAT, scholarship negotiations may be applicants' most dreaded part of …

Average GMAT Scores At The Leading MBA Programs

Average GMAT scores at top schools continue to climb<p>Just when you thought GMAT scores couldn’t possibly go any higher, guess what? At many of the the …

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Introducing PGS100 - 100% Sustainability Curriculum, 100% Online

Presidio Graduate School (PGS) is the undisputed pioneer of Sustainable Management MBA, MPA, Dual Degrees, and Certificates. The curriculum is deeply …

10 best business schools for aspiring entrepreneurs

Slide 1 of 12<p>Want to be the next Mark Zuckerberg or Bill Gates... minus the whole dropping out of school thing? Then you might want to consider …

Business school: Amazon MBA hiring and cyber attack defences

<i>Welcome to the FT Business school newsletter, a weekly serving of management wisdom, reading recommendations and business-related challenges. FT</i> …

The Top 10 US MBA Programs Where Graduates Land The Most Jobs

US News & World Report’s latest MBA rankings have revealed the top 10 US MBA programs where graduates land the most jobs.<p>Temple University’s <b>Fox</b> …

Handicapping Your Elite MBA Odds

Handicapping Your Elite MBA Odds: Sandy Kreisberg (left) and John A. Byrne<p>Ever since he dropped out of college with a 2.4 GPA, this 29-year-old young …