MBA

Rochester Simon Becomes First B-School With STEM-Certified MBA

Andrew Ainslie, Dean of the University of Rochester’s Simon School<p>The University of Rochester’s Simon School of Business will become the first U.S. …

H-1B visa

Missouri linebacker chasing quarterbacks on the field, pursuing MBA off the field

<b>COLUMBIA, Mo.</b> — The Missouri football team has more than a week of training camp remaining, but another important date is approaching sooner for …

College & University

MBA: Mortgage Delinquency Rate decreased in Q2

The delinquency rate for mortgage loans on one-to-four-unit residential properties <b>fell to a seasonally adjusted rate of 4.36 percent of all loans</b> …

Canadian Real Estate

Financial Planning Institute apologises for ‘error’ over COO’s qualification

Related Links<p>The Financial Planning Institute has issued an internal memorandum attempting to clear what it terms a “communication error” when the …

News (South Africa)

Throwback Thursday: Thirty Years Back | Mountain Bike Action Magazine

Food for thought: This photo introduced an editorial feature by MBA’s 1988 Tech Consultant, Richard Cunningham, who talked about how mountain bikes …

Mountain Biking

grough — Three new shelters opened as Mountain Bothies Association reveals £80,000 spend

Will's Bothy in the Scottish Borders is the latest addition to the association's list. Photo: MBA<p>The charity that looks after more than 100 mountain …

Lake District

MBA student wins global innovation competition

Technical and human skills will be key to success in the future of business, according to University of Queensland student Humberto Jimenez, the …

Innovation

A Head Start

At Executive MBA 20/20, alumni shared their insights into leadership with incoming cohorts from Chicago, London, and Hong Kong.<p>No matter how …

Chicago Booth

U.S. Mortgage Refinancing Lowest Since 2000, MBA Data Show

• The overall mortgage applications index, which includes home purchases, dropped 19 percent from a year earlier.<br>• Applications for loans to purchase a …

Mortgages

Transnet CEO given notice of suspension for ‘wrongfully obtaining his MBA’ amid R38bn locomotive probe

The Board of Transnet has served letters of intention to place on precautionary suspension three senior employees, its CEO Siyabonga Gama, as well as …

Corruption

Class Notes - Alumni - Harvard Business School

Dan Curran, Corby Reese, and Brad Gerstner at a wedding in Argyll, Scotland. See the MBA 2000H notes.<p>Pratana Mongkolkul and Mirjana Perko in the …

Harvard Business School

U.S. purchase loan applications fall to six-month low: MBA

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. mortgage applications to buy a home decreased to their lowest levels in nearly six months last week even as most home borrowing costs fell, data from the Mortgage Bankers Association released on Wednesday showed.<p>The Washington-based group's seasonally adjusted index on …

Business

Leadership

Forging a Unique Path in Leadership<p>At Booth, we encourage seasoned executives to enhance their leadership abilities by improving the action and …

University of Chicago

A professor who taught MBA students for 15 years says the jobs today's graduates dream of are very different from the ones they used to want

Tomas Chamorro-Premuzic started teaching MBA students more than 15 years ago.<p>Back then, all his students wanted to work for corporate giants like Goldman Sachs, IBM, and Unilever.<p>A decade later, Google, Facebook, Apple and Amazon were the big draws.<p>But now, graduates aren't flocking to the …

College & University

MBA: Mortgage Applications Decreased in Latest Weekly Survey

Mortgage applications decreased 2.0 percent from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association’s (MBA) Weekly Mortgage …

Mortgages

MBA Mortgage Applications

MBA Mortgage Applications<p>Composite Index: <b>-2.0%</b> vs. -2.6% (W/W).<p>Purchase Index: <b>-3.0%</b> vs. -3.0%.<p>Refinance Index: -<b>flat%</b> vs. -2.0%.<p>30 year mortgage rate …

Mortgages

Health Care Initiative - Health Care - Harvard Business School

• 15 Jun 2018<br>• Blavatnik Fellowship in Life Science Entrepreneurship<p>The five incoming Fellows are: David Mou (MD/MBA 2014), the co-founder and medical …

Harvard Business School

Inside the Pros’ Bikes - Payson McElveen | Mountain Bike Action Magazine

MBA: Where did you grow up?<br>Payson: Rural Texas Hill Country, about 20 minutes outside Austin.<p>MBA: What kind of work do your parents do?<br>Payson: My dad …

Mountain Biking

History grad, but want to work in business? MBA program seeks those with rusty math skills.

“I was concerned coming back to school because it had been quite literally a decade since I had done anything with calculus.”  

Pittsburgh

What’s Your Worth? MBA Pay By Region

What’s more important: the job or the location?That’s like asking the eternal question: Which came first…the chicken or the egg?That’s because they …

College & University

Ahmedabad University to start MBA prog for pharma execs

To make pharmaceutical industry professionals abreast of regulatory and global trends and to develop their leadership skills, Ahmedabad University …

Pharma

This Colorado university offers MBA tailored for outdoor enthusiasts looking to climb the corporate ladder

Caressa Binion grew up flying down powdery mountain slopes, born into a family of ski-devotees who weren’t surprised to see the 29-year-old land her …

Outdoors

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Starting next week, the HBX team will be traveling to cities around the U.S. and Canada for the 2018 Forté Forums put on by the Forté Foundation, an …

College & University

Gujarat: No students for 107 MBA, MCA colleges after 2nd round of admission

The admission scenario in MBA and MCA colleges in the state is quite worrisome. Even after the second round of admissions, no student applied for 107 …

College & University

Issam Abousleiman Named New World Bank Director for GCC Countries

<b>Washington, August 9, 2018</b> – The World Bank Group announced the appointment of Issam Abousleiman as the new World Bank Country Director for the Gulf …

World Bank

A secret millionaire with an MBA and a $1 million home in Brooklyn spends her days collecting cans for $20 at a time

Lisa Fiekowski is a secret millionaire with an intriguing exercise routine: collecting trash.<p>The New York Post on Wednesday published a profile of Fiekowski, a 60-something resident of Brooklyn's upscale Prospect Heights neighborhood.<p>Fiekowski owns more than $8 million worth of properties around …

University of Chicago

Reinvent the MBA for the 21st Century by Mastering the Ambiguity in Business

Ambiguity is, and has always been, the friend of the true entrepreneur. Embrace it -- and 'master' it.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The MBA, which in 2014 became the world’s most popular advanced degree, is seen throughout the world as a ticket to financial and …

Business Strategy

Humble leadership: a new lesson for MBA students | Financial Times

For years bureaucratic forms of leadership that relied on certainty, decisiveness and the power of position have prevailed. Many MBA programmes of …

Leadership

IIFT MBA (IB) 2019 registration begins at iift.ac.in

IIFT MBA (IB) 2019: Check eligibility, exam date, exam pattern and other relevant details here<p>By: | New Delhi |<p><b>IIFT 2019:</b> The Indian Institute of …

Business School

3 ways LinkedIn can help MBA grads bag their dream job

From Tim Cook to Ray Dalio and Sheryl Sandberg , the long list of leading executives with MBAs to their names can make business school seem like the …

Social Media