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Business Schools Fighting Application Plagiarism
December 9, 2015

If you thought plagiarism was just a problem in b-school classrooms, think again: according to a recent Fortune article, the problem begins as early as the application stage. The latest plagiarism-detection software, however, is becoming a valuable tool as schools seek to identify plagiarized application essays. And while results so far don’t indicate that effort is actually deterring plagiarists from applying, it has been linked with an unintended and beneficial outcome: less plagiarism in actual b-school classrooms. Let’s take a closer look at the phenomenon.


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Want to Know the Key To Lead a Top International Company?
December 3, 2015
Looking to claim a coveted spot on the board of a Fortune 100 company? While there’s no guaranteed formula for success, the findings of US executive search firm Heidrick & Struggles reveal one very important ingredient: b-school qualifications. Let’s take a closer look at the numbers...

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Show Me the Money: A New Tool Connects MBAs with Tuition Assistance Options
November 25, 2015
Many students hope for big payoffs when pursuing careers in business, but reaping the rewards means getting past a few obstacles first. Topping the list? The cost of financing an MBA. In response, GMAC has debuted an innovative new tool designed to help MBA applicants better understand their options...

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Family Is More Important Than Wealth and Prestige For MBA Graduates
November 4, 2015
MBAs have a reputation for single-minded dedication to professional success, but a new study shows that this stereotype is becoming outdated. More and more MBAs are turning their focus from climbing the career ladder to creating a healthy work-life balance, and the new study shows some interesting t...

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Want the Inside Edge On a Job? Learn a Second Language
October 28, 2015
While we’ve long heard about the advantages of bilingualism, a recent report confirms these benefits while adding something new to the list: a labor market advantage. Let’s take a closer look at the research, along with what it means for today’s students and future job seekers.

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More Women Going to US Business Schools
October 14, 2015
In 2015 men still outnumber women in Corporate America, but this is changing. Universities and business schools across the country are working to increase the number of women in MBA programs, and their efforts have been successful. Here's what's changing and what it means for women in business.

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The Rise of The Energy Management MBA
May 6, 2015
Wondering what’s driving this trend and if an energy Management MBA may be right for you? We’ve got the scoop.

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BusinessBecause recently traveled the world to determine the trends that will shape this year's business education. Let's take a look at what they fou...


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January 3, 2019

Think hackathons are the sole domain of techies? Think again. Business students, too, are getting in on the action as business schools realize their p...