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Are You Making the Most of Your Meetings?
May 16, 2017

The average office worker in the UK spends a staggering two years of their lives -- or 25 percent of their work week -- preparing for and attending meetings, according to research from eShare. But meetings aren’t just a time suck; they’re also largely pointless: In fact, 40 percent of all meetings are unnecessary, according to eShare data. But it doesn’t have to be this way. Read on for a roundup of five ways to maximize your meetings and add productivity to your life.


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Three Ways the Business World is Rethinking Paid Time Off
May 2, 2017
Imagine a job that paid you to travel to the destination of your choice for a week of work outside the confines of your usual office routine but still on the clock. That’s exactly what US social media research firm Fizziology is doing with its innovative “Find Your Inspiration Trip&rdquo...

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Why Business Ethics is an Essential B-School Topic
April 24, 2017
Money may make the world go ‘round, but it’s far from the only thing that matters in life... and in business. This concept is not more clearly exemplified than in the aftermath of the United Airlines debacle earlier this month. By now we’ve all seen the shocking video of the dazed ...

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Why You Should Earn a Global MBA in Italy
April 20, 2017
Heritage is a crucial concept in modern business. But heritage cannot be found in a textbook, nor can it be reproduced by formula. Instead, business students who seek to truly understand the interplay of heritage and business need to experience it first-hand. And there is no country in the worl...

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Essential Philosophy Reading for MBA Students
April 4, 2017
Got philosophy?  You should.  It will only help you.  Put away those spreadsheets, step away from economic theory, and launch yourself into some philosophy that might just hit the nail on the head.  You never know what will inspire you.  Consider these seven must-read philos...

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5 Signs It’s Time to Stop Working and Start Your MBA
April 3, 2017
Quitting your job and going back to school is a big step for anyone. But for someone in finance, banking or another business-related area, it can seem even more momentous: Will you lose ground in this intensely competitive field or will you jump to the front of the line by getting a sought-after bus...

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Weird Management Tips for Professionals
March 20, 2017
You can learn a lot about management by taking courses for your MBA program, managing others in the workplace—and then stepping way outside the realm of normal.  Let’s take a look at 5 strange-but-true management tips that will work for you as a student, employee, or a boss. 

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The Pros and Cons of Getting an MBA
March 6, 2017
Thinking about getting an MBA, but just not sure?  You’re in good company.  With a plethora of options ranging from traditional to part-time, and online to hybrid, there are many factors to consider when making the decision.  There are some clear benefits—and equally clear...

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Three Reasons to Go Global For Your Executive MBA
February 23, 2017
For the past decade the Hay Group division of Korn Ferry and FORTUNE magazine have partnered to rank the World’s Most Admired Companies (WMAC). Perennial winner Apple claimed the top spot on the list in 2016, followed by Alphabet (Google), Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway, Walt Disney, Starbucks, So...

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5 Reasons You Should Study Business in Spain
February 20, 2017
Spain consistently earns a spot among the world’s top international study destinations. But if you’re primarily thinking of studying there in terms of what it can do for your Spanish language skills, you may be missing out on some other phenomenal opportunities. One other field well wort...

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May 24, 2017

A new study confirms that nonprofits that use strategic business practices are more likely to collaborate and be transparent.  Let’s take a...


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May 17, 2017

Male matriculation rates at US colleges and universities have long lagged behind those of their female counterparts. However, men are finally starting...


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May 10, 2017

For some young couples in India, the path to an MBA abroad is a family affair.  Find out why many are applying to their MBA programs together.&nb...