MBA

9 companies 20 somethings are dying to work for, according to LinkedIn

<b>• It's time for college seniors to start figuring out their plans for next year.</b><p><b>• LinkedIn compiled a list of the companies that grads tend to flock to in 2017.</b><p><b>• Some big name companies like Amazon, Oracle, and EY made the list.</b><p>It's that time of year again.<p>Most college seniors have embarked on …

Redwood City

Brittany Williams - MBA - Harvard Business School

“I was the kid who went to the NASA space camp – for fun!”<p>Every summer from 7th grade through her senior year in high school, Brittany Williams went …

Business School

U.S. mortgage application volume hits six-week high: MBA

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. mortgage application activity rose to its strongest level in six weeks even as 30-year home borrowing costs jumped to their highest levels since March, the Mortgage Bankers Association said on Wednesday.<p>The Washington-based group said its index on mortgage requests rose …

Business

Law Grads Have Grown Skeptical of a JD's Value | Law.com

The so-called “Great Recession” is over, but law graduates are still feeling the negative effects of that economic downturn, according to a new …

American Bar Association

Celebrates History and Impact

Stanford Law School (SLS) marks the 125th anniversary of its founding with a year of celebration and reflection on the school’s impact on the world. …

Law

Memorial University launching new MBA in social enterprise and entrepreneurship

Between Enactus Memorial’s record of success over the past decade and the launch of the Centre for Social Enterprise last year, Memorial University …

Business School

For Likely Candidates, Harvard’s Top Job Would Bring Pay Raise

Faust’s successor could expect to make over $1.4 million annually—a pay raise for candidates likely on the shortlist.

Student Journalism

Coding camp grads can land a higher salary than developers with college degrees, but there's a catch

Nearly 23,000 students graduated from bootcamps in 2017, with salary ranges varying depending on school, location, and previous experience.<p>Coding …

Careers

Tulane's new hospitality, entrepreneurship programs to be part of culinary institute | NOLA.com

With construction crews breaking ground on the New Orleans Culinary & Hospitality Institute on Tuesday (Jan. 16), Tulane University announced more …

New Orleans

An MBA student’s toolkit for the smart machine age

My MBA students will soon enter an era of unbelievable opportunities and monumental challenges: the smart machine age, or SMA. I envy them.<p>The SMA …

Psychology

UMBC produces more black M.D., PhD graduates than any other U.S. school

University of Maryland, Baltimore County produces more black M.D. and Ph.D. degree-earners than any other college in the country, according to new …

HBCUs

Ogundokun and Potvin named as McGill athletes of the week - McGill University

MONTREAL – Dele Ogundokunof Hamilton, Ont., and Frederique Potvinof Ste. Julie, Que., are the McGill University athletes of the week, sponsored by Ye …

Canadian University Sports

Banks try to lure MBA graduates away from Big Tech

Going to business school enabled Alessandro Scauzillo to achieve his ambition of moving from a job in tech into banking. He is now a product manager …

Business School

10 Business Schools To Watch In 2018

Travel back to 2003. Wondering what the <i>U.S. News</i> MBA rankings looked like? Well, Harvard and Wharton finished as the top two full-time programs. MIT …

Business School

Fabian Frick - MBA - Harvard Business School

“I’m not 100% sure what I want—it’s important to learn from other people’s experiences.”<p>Fabian Frick’s career trajectory continues to evolve as he …

Business School

MBA program boasts state's highest enrollment

Zack Crowell is likely the first voice a prospective MBA student will hear at the University of North Alabama.<p>Crowell, UNA's MBA specialist, is on …

Business School

ICoFP Announces GDPI for MBA Finance Program

(Attn.editors: The following press release comes to you under an arrangement with PRNewswire. PTI takes no editorial responsibility for the …

Business School

Sample Letter of Recommendation

For an MBA Applicant<p>MBA applicants need to present at least one recommendation letter to admissions committees, though most schools ask for two or …

Employment

Two million students enrol in UQx free online courses

The University of Queensland’s UQx Massive Online Open Course program has reached two million enrolments, and is set to continue growing as it …

Australian Universities

Harvard Vs. Stanford: Twin Sisters Compare America’s Top-Ranked MBA Programs

(Left to right) Dawoon, Arum, and older sister Soo run dating app Coffee Meets Bagel togetherHarvard Business School (HBS) and Stanford GSB—two very …

Business School

How I Got the Job: Asset Management, Fidelity Investments

Josh Schutzman (MBA'18) pivoted from supply chain management to asset management with the help of an MBA<p>Josh Schutzman (MBA’18) first got interested …

Finance

The Rady School of Management at the University of California San Diego today announced the launch of the Master of Professional Accountancy (MPAc) degree. The new degree offers a comprehensive accounting education that prepares graduates to pursue a wide array of accounting career opportunities. It also provides important educational requirements for candidates seeking Certified Public Accountant (CPA) licensure. Hiring by public accounting firms is at an all-time high, especially at the master’s degree level, and employment of accountants and auditors is expected to grow steadily over the next decade.

The Rady School of Management at the University of California San Diego today announced the launch of the Master of Professional Accountancy (MPAc) …

UC San Diego

Polytechnic graduates saw higher pay, but took longer to find jobs in 2017: Survey

SINGAPORE: Polytechnic graduates took a longer time to find employment in 2017, but earned more as compared to the students in 2016, according to the …

Education

Pros and Cons Of Getting A Double Major Degree In Singapore

As we usher in the new year, we also inch closer to university applications. As you consider the different options you have, one of the questions you …

Education

Professor Geoffrey Hazard -1930-2018

<i>Professor Geoffrey Hazard was a Professor of Law at the University of Chicago Law School from 1964 to 1971. We mourn his loss along with our</i> …

Law

Don't Let Trump Fool You—He Doesn't Have an MBA from Wharton

President Donald Trump likes to brag about having gone to the Wharton School of Finance, a school known for their elite MBA program. As it turns out, …

Liberal View

The One-Year MBA Is Outshining The Two-Year MBA, Says Study

© Natalie Keyssar for Harvard Business SchoolThe rise of the one-year MBA was cemented today as a new study revealed that the short format was a more …

Business School

Our Favorite MBA Professors Of 2017

Some of our favorite professors of 2017<p>Teaching MBAs isn’t for the faint of heart. Graduate business courses aren’t great awakenings – and they …

Business School

UVA Tops Admission Application Record for Third Straight Year

For the third straight year, a record number of applicants – including the most-ever minority and first-generation college students – have applied …

Business School

8 new business insights from MIT Sloan Management Review

How to survive in an increasingly digital world, and more from the magazine.<p>By Meredith Somers | January 10, 2018<p>Why It Matters<p>A new year is a clean …

MIT