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Tax Court Rules Against MBA Student Seeking Tax Break For Tuition Costs

By Patrick Temple-West<p>WASHINGTON, Dec 26 (Reuters) - The U.S. Tax Court has dealt a setback to young MBA students with little work experience who try to claim their tuition costs as a tax-deductible business expense, lawyers and accountants said on Thursday.<p>In a ruling on Monday, a Tax Court judge …

For MBA students, the job search begins long before graduation

<i>The Globe's biweekly business-school news roundup.</i><p>The MBA degree is a passport to the world of business, but comes with no guarantee of reaching the desired destination – a satisfying job.<p>Global hiring prospects are holding steady for 2014, but sluggish economic growth, increasingly-selective …

5 Things Every MBA Student Should Do Before Graduating

But it's not just having the degree that counts. What you do with your time and energy while in school can make a critical difference to how your career unfolds after graduation. It's advice Care.com CEO Sheila Marcelo gives to all business school students, whether they're getting ready to …

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(Poets&Quants) — If everything goes according to plan, Laurie Pickard will earn her MBA in three years for less than $1,000. She’ll take classes from Harvard, Wharton, and Yale, among other top-tier schools. And she’ll tackle it all while keeping her full-time job as a rural enterprise development …

Serial Killer Michael Ross, The Roadside Strangler

The story of confessed serial killer Michael Ross is a tragic tale of a young man who came from a farm he loved, and a childhood filled with parental …

View From The Top: Ken Chenault, CEO of American Express

Jake Harriman: What Non-Profits Can Learn From Big Business

Rubber Band Machine Gun Nears $100,000 In Funding On Kickstarter (Video)

Some of out reader might remember the awesome Rubber Band Machine Gun launched on Kickstarter by Alex Shpetniy and Brian Dinh just before the holiday …

Hello Ruby kids' coding book raises $185k (and counting) on Kickstarter

'I really thought this would be a little art project,' says Linda Liukas, after crowdfunding project beats original $10k goal<p>On 23 January, Linda Liukas launched a Kickstarter project to raise $10k to publish a children's book called Hello Ruby, teaching kids the fundamentals of programming. Four …

Kickstarter: Researchers determine the language and phrases common to successful projects.

<i>A version of this post appeared on The Week.</i><p>There's more to Kickstarter success than having a creative idea. How you phrase your pitch may make a …

7 Habits of Highly Ineffective People

People who can't get things done efficiently often commit the same common productivity errors. Don't let these blunders slow you down.<p>The modern worker has a quiver full of productivity tools. You can choose from umpteen task list apps like Remember the Milk or Wunderlist. You can talk to your …

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