Monthly Archives July 2013

A shorter, sharper MBA application

Phil  -  Jul 28, 2013  -  Comments Off on A shorter, sharper MBA application
As the market for full-time MBA students declines, business schools are streamlining their entry requirements via Financial Times http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/0fb1bbda-f44d-11e2-8459-00144feabdc0.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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From the battlefield to the business world

Phil  -  Jul 28, 2013  -  Comments Off on From the battlefield to the business world
With the US winding down its presence in Afghanistan and Iraq an MBA is proving to be an attractive alternative to military life via Financial Times http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/14d22a12-f44f-11e2-a62e-00144feabdc0.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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Ask the Expert: MBA applications 2013

Phil  -  Jul 28, 2013  -  Comments Off on Ask the Expert: MBA applications 2013
Are you thinking of applying for an MBA? Are you studying for your GMAT? Send your questions to our panel of experts featuring throughout the week via Financial Times http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/c172db80-f5e5-11e2-a55d-00144feabdc0.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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The challenge of sustainability

Phil  -  Jul 28, 2013  -  Comments Off on The challenge of sustainability
Nine non-profit groups from around the world are working with teams of students in this year’s FT MBA Challenge via Financial Times http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/714839fc-f53b-11e2-94e9-00144feabdc0.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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MBA career centres are behind the time

Phil  -  Jul 28, 2013  -  Comments Off on MBA career centres are behind the time
New technology has made the old job-search paradigm of ‘selling yourself’ obsolete. Business schools have an obligation to evolve with their audience via Financial Times http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/1943623e-c3c9-11e2-8c30-00144feab7de.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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A testing time for potential MBA students

Phil  -  Jul 28, 2013  -  Comments Off on A testing time for potential MBA students
Academic tests are the first hurdle on the way to business school via Financial Times http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/e86469fa-dda5-11e2-a756-00144feab7de.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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Women at Business School: Jennifer Wynn

Phil  -  Jul 28, 2013  -  Comments Off on Women at Business School: Jennifer Wynn
The MBA student speaks up in male-dominated environments to ensure issues relevant to her as a woman become a part of the daily discourse via Financial Times http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/5da49786-f43e-11e2-8459-00144feabdc0.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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ESMT launches masters in management

Phil  -  Jul 26, 2013  -  Comments Off on ESMT launches masters in management
German school looks to differentiate its degree from competitors through student internships with its leading corporate partners via Financial Times http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/247aedfa-f5d0-11e2-8388-00144feabdc0.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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Profitable companies have diverse boards

Phil  -  Jul 25, 2013  -  Comments Off on Profitable companies have diverse boards
Research from a professor at the Norwegian School of Economics shows a positive correlation between women on boards and company profitability via Financial Times http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/2d320562-f52d-11e2-94e9-00144feabdc0.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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Yale shares online courses with partners

Phil  -  Jul 25, 2013  -  Comments Off on Yale shares online courses with partners
Collaborative online courses in competition law and mobile banking will be available to business schools from China to Chile in the next few months via Financial Times http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/eb552ef0-f511-11e2-b4f8-00144feabdc0.html?ftcamp=published_links%2Frss%2Fbusiness-education%2Ffeed%2F%2Fproduct

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