MBA

Azerbaijan GP: Lewis Hamilton pips Valtteri Bottas to pole

This was the 66th pole of Hamilton’s career.<p>Lewis Hamilton snatched pole position for Sunday’s Azerbaijan Grand Prix after eclipsing Mercedes …

Auto Racing

Design thinking — the skill every MBA student needs

It is an important mindset that lends itself to solving complex human problems<p>When BMW sells a car, it knows what customers want. But the company …

Design Thinking

Which Graduate Degree Gets You Out Of Debt The Fastest?

<i>This article originally appeared on Priceonomics.</i><p>If you’re one of the 29% who feels their choice of major in college didn’t prepare them to secure …

Business School

Say Yes! Sample Email Accepting Admission to a Graduate Program

If you've been accepted into the graduate program of your dreams, you'll need to write an acceptance letter. By following these tips and examples, …

Etiquette

ShotSpotter: A Gunfire Detection Business Looks for a New Market - News - Harvard Business School

Faculty News | Cold Call | 22 Jun 2017<p>ShotSpotter: A Gunfire Detection Business Looks for a New Market<p>Re: Mitchell Weiss<p>ShotSpotter provides gunfire …

Harvard Business School

Wharton To Ask Rec Writers For 'Essays'

Wharton School operations and innovation management professor Christian Terwiesch teaching class – Ethan Baron photo<p>After a major review, the …

Business School

What Business School Will (and Won't) Teach You About Becoming an Entrepreneur

Is business school worth the cost of tuition?<p>In this episode, Entrepreneur Network partner Business Rockstars sits down with Keds CMO Emily Culp to talk about business school. Can it teach you everything you need to know to become a business owner? If not, where does it fall short?<p>Culp, who …

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What Does an Aspiring Founder Need to Know?

Alice, an outstanding 24-year-old engineer working for a top technology company, wants to launch her own startup within the next five years, but she doesn’t yet have a venture concept. What knowledge and skills does Alice need to lead a technology venture? And what’s the best way to acquire that …

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To lead on climate, leave the ivy tower

On behalf of students and alumni from all Ivy-Plus universities, we call on our institutions to join the “We Are Still In” coalition<p>America’s top universities expend considerable efforts to lead in the rankings, but last week they fell short—missing a critical opportunity to show moral leadership …

Climate

9 Schools Break $200K Total Cost Barrier

Everything is more expensive in California, and that includes the full cost of an MBA. Accounting for such expenses as room and board, tuition, and …

Business School

Founder’s Corner: Wealthfront’s Andy Rachleff on growing a business

Omidyar Network’s Emerging Tech team has launched the second season of its podcast, <i>Founder’s Corner</i>, with lessons from today’s premier founders and CEOs. We will be speaking with some of the top executives in tech.<p>This season features investor and entrepreneur Reid Hoffman; Yancey Strickler, CEO …

Startups

Which Wine to Try? Business Students Validate New App

Here’s a toast: To a team of ambitious, hardworking UConn graduate students, whose research helped grow a revolutionary wine-selection company.What’s …

Wine

UAlbany names Havidán Rodríguez president - Albany Business Review

UAlbany named Havidán Rodríguez as its next president on Wednesday.<p>Donna Abbott-Vlahos<p>Havidán Rodríguez is the next president of the University at …

Education

Where Most Employees at Facebook, Google, Apple and Other Top Tech Companies Went to School

From Stanford to Carnegie Mellon, if you dream of working in tech, going to one of these schools could increase your chances.<p>From Mark Zuckerberg to Bill Gates, a number of big-name tech entrepreneurs were college dropouts. However, don’t be fooled by these successful leaders. Today, major …

Business School

U.S. home refinancing activity climbs to seven-month high: MBA

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. applications to refinance an existing home reached a seven-month peak last week as mortgage rates were unchanged to higher, …

Economic Data

Is a Mini MBA Program Right For You?

A mini MBA program is a graduate-level business program offered through online and campus-based colleges, universities and business schools. It is an …

Business School

How Higher Education Institutions Should Internationalise

Schools that desire to be truly international should think like global companies.<p>Philips is a company that thinks <i>local</i> and acts <i>global</i>. Over the …

Higher Education

Global Employers To Hire More MBAs In 2017 – GMAC

Despite immigration bans and Donald Trump’s pugnacious rhetoric, most US companies plan to hire, or are open to hiring, international MBA or business …

Business School

Stanford Women's Head Coaching Position Receives Endowment - Swimming World News

Stanford Athletics announced Tuesday that its women’s swimming head coaching position has been endowed through a generous gift from the <b>Paul Violich</b> …

College & University

SAIF Master of Finance Program ranked No 1 in Asia

The Master of Finance (MF) Program of the Shanghai Advanced Institute of Finance (SAIF) at Shanghai Jiao Tong University has been recognized as one …

Business School

How Would You Describe The MBA Graduates From Your Business School?

Which three words best describe you? This classic interview question should be prepared in advance, both for what you choose to say and what you shouldn’t need to say.<p>Intelligent? Great when others say this of you, but hopefully the interview will convey this anyway. Successful? Too broad and …

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Woofter to lead architecture, landscape architecture and urban design programs | The Source | Washington University in St. Louis

Heather Woofter, co-director of the St. Louis-based firm Axi:Ome llc, has been promoted to director of the College of Architecture and Graduate …

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Business school: Uber’s culture and Masters in Finance ranking

Can you create a pitch for a ‘nice guy’ alternative to Uber?

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More women join financial industry but salaries are not equal

Find out which schools are in the FT Global Masters in Finance ranking of 2017<p>Gender diversity is increasing among graduates working in the financial …

Business School

Methodology and key: FT Global Masters in Finance 2017

How this year’s ranking was put together<p>This is the seventh edition of the FT Global Masters in Finance rankings, which lists both pre-experience …

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Representative Institutions - Summer Venture in Management - Harvard Business School

• Alabama State University<br>• Babson College<br>• Brigham Young University<br>• Brown University<br>• Columbia University<br>• Cornell University<br>• Fashion Institute of …

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Meet the boss: 2XU chief Paul Higgins

Although Paul Higgins started his career deeply immersed in sport – thanks to his dual roles as a professional triathlete and a sports …

Business School

Life in Lockdown - Alumni - Harvard Business School

Ina Foalea leads a brainstorming session in Morris Hall during this year’s Startup Lockdown.<p>It is 6:30 p.m. on the Wednesday of Spring Break. But <b>Ina</b> …

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Companies Where MBAs Enjoy The Best Work-Life Balance

Work-life balance has been described as “at best an elusive ideal and at worst a complete myth.” Still, it’s an ideal most recruiters and career …

The Workplace

Summer Venture in Management - Harvard Business School

What do you think prospective candidates should know about the program?<p>“They should know that it will transform their way of thinking. They should …

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