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In Finance, Women Face Tougher Punishments than Men
April 5, 2017

Gender-based discrimination in the workplace isn’t new—but here’s a new spin on it.  According to a new study of a decade’s worth of data sets from the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, women are 20 percent more likely to lose their jobs for misconduct in financial advising than men—despite the fact that men are more likely to commit misconduct.  Find out more.


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Will Online MBAs Fix Gender Imbalance?
March 30, 2017
The online MBA has a new target market: women.  Women make up larger percentages of their class in online MBA programs than they do in traditional programs.  Why?  Lots of reasons.  Let’s take a closer look at why online MBAs just might fix the gender imbalance issue of tra...

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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...

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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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November 21, 2018

What’s better than a single online business school in today’s globalized marketplace? A global alliance of business schools sharing a digital lear...