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How to make yourself stand out in a job interview

Although a job interview is a nerve-racking process, this is an opportunity to demonstrate that you are a match for the organisation’s culture and …

Five Reasons China Won't Be A Big Threat To America's Global Power

China’s rapid economic rise and growing assertiveness in relations with other nations has provoked concern in Washington that America is facing a new rival for global dominance. World Bank estimates suggest China may surpass the purchasing power of the U.S. economy as early as this year, meaning …

Dear Clients, Please Stop: Ten Ways Founders Sabotage Themselves

As you know, Bob, I spend my Saturdays ranting opining here on TechCrunch, but I spend my work weeks writing software, building apps, sites, and services for the fine startup-to-Fortune-500 clients of the software consultancy HappyFunCorp. (Check out our spiffy new web site!) In that time I have …

Design & Development News | The Next Web

All stories in Design & Dev<p>Google adds 'Theming' to Material Design to unify designs across applications<p>Google today announced several updates to Material Design, the company's visual design language and set of specifications for applications should look. While rumors persisted up to the event that …

Social entrepreneurship and the MBA

Barely a decade ago, if prospective MBA students had typed “social entrepreneurship” into a search engine, it would have generated a few thousand …

Technology: turning data into dollars

The phrase “you are the product” has become a cliché when we talk about many of the big technology companies. When you think about it, however, many …

MBA students turn to entrepreneurship

When Simo Dragicevic got round to studying for an MBA, aged 36, he appeared to be on the corporate fast track. But he quit his job as a director at …

Is an MBA worth the cost?

Prospective students in their thousands pore over rankings tables when they research the relative merits of MBA programmes. If they decide to enrol, …

MBA graduate pay doubles in downturn

MBA graduates from the world’s elite business schools have seen their pay soar during the past five years in spite of the global economic downturn, …

MBA market faces winds of change

When Ariwoola Ogbemi decided she wanted to study for a top-notch MBA a decade ago, she ruled out the two-year US model because she had a young family …

Business education can help bridge different cultures

Just arrived in Ghana, I flipped through a local magazine and was struck by its selection of best cartoon of 2013: a map of Africa marked by a vast …

Mathematical models and national security

Following an anthrax attack, who should receive the first antibiotics? If food aid is limited should 2,000 children each receive a little or should …

Networking becomes a dirty word

The brains of business school students around the world have been infected with a dirty word: network. They are repeatedly told that their “network” …