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What Role Do Women’s Motivations Play in MBA Gender Imparity?
March 22, 2017

We’ve covered that women entrepreneurs are positioned to play an important role in the future of business. We’ve also addressed “invisible woman syndrome,” along with strategies aimed at helping women succeed in the male-centric business world. Now, a new white paper from the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) takes a closer look at gender parity in graduate business programs. Here’s a closer look at the findings, including one particularly noteworthy takeaway.


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What Do Prospective Business Students Want to Know?
March 15, 2017
Prospective MBA students want to know two key things before they decide on an MBA program.  Find out what they are—and how MBA programs can capitalize on attracting top-notch students.  Let’s take a closer look.

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MBA Students Helping to Drive Global Change in Ethiopia and Beyond
March 8, 2017
As more MBA programs are designing curricula aimed at imparting real-world knowledge to students, Ethiopia is one of the latest beneficiaries of this new focus, according to a recent Financial Times article. Here’s a closer look at the efforts underway, along with how they’re not only he...

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MBAs Surge in Popularity
March 1, 2017
After a four-year slump, MBA applications to AMBA-accredited programs are on the rise—a 5 percent global net growth in 2016.  Find out who’s applying, where, and the types of programs prospective students value most.  Let’s take a closer look.

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Are You Wired for Entrepreneurship?
February 22, 2017
Twins are pretty cool for a number of different reasons. The latest one to add to the list? Twin research is enriching our knowledge about an oft-asked question:  Are entrepreneurs born or made? As recently reported by Inc., here’s a closer look at what we now know, along with what it mea...

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Japan Allows Residency After One Year
February 15, 2017
International MBA students in Japan may have a newer, faster path to dual citizenship in Japan, according to the Japanese Justice Ministry.  Learn more about this innovative one-year path to residency for the most highly skilled and innovative international workers. 

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Survey Says: The Future is Bright for MBAs
February 8, 2017
The 2017 job outlook for MBA graduates is strong, according to a year-end survey conducted by the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC), as reported by The Globe and Mail. Here’s a closer look at the findings, along with one particular takeaway for job-seekers looking to position themse...

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Global MBA Applications Increase
February 1, 2017
2016 witnessed a significant uptick in global MBA applications, according to a recent report released by the Association of MBAs.  Find out why.

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Will Your College Major Impact Your MBA Chances?
January 25, 2017
Think an undergraduate major unrelated to business puts you at a disadvantage when it comes to getting into an MBA program? Think again. According to a recent US News and World Report article, choice of major has little bearing on the b-school admissions process. Here’s a closer look at why yo...

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Recent Survey Finds MBA Students Have Narrow Career Focus
January 18, 2017
Seventy-one percent of prospective business students at the masters level named only one industry of interest for postgraduate employment.   Learn more about this and other results from the Graduate Management Admission Council’s recent survey of 10,017 prospective business students....

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March 22, 2017

We’ve covered that women entrepreneurs are positioned to play an important role in the future of business. We’ve also addressed “inv...


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March 15, 2017

Prospective MBA students want to know two key things before they decide on an MBA program.  Find out what they are—and how MBA programs can...


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March 8, 2017

As more MBA programs are designing curricula aimed at imparting real-world knowledge to students, Ethiopia is one of the latest beneficiaries of this ...