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Nonprofits That Act Like Businesses Become More Transparent
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 closer look.


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Male College Enrollments on the Rise in the US
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 to catch up to women, according to a recent report from Bloomberg based on new data from the Labor Department. What’s motivating this new trend...

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Why Students Apply for MBA Programs as a Couple
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.  Let’s take a closer look.

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Women MBAs on the Rise in India
May 3, 2017
Indian MBA programs are graduating growing numbers of women, according to a recent report from India’s Economic Times. Read on for a closer look at the trend and what’s driving it.

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Business Schools Seek Multiple Accreditations
April 26, 2017
When you hear “triple-crown,” think race horses and MBA programs.  Why?  More business schools are seeking multiple accreditations to encourage students to enroll.  It’s about competitive advantage—the cornerstone of any business negotiation.  Let’s ...

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South Africa Calls on Industry to Boost Higher Education
April 19, 2017
The need for higher education reform is a priority for many countries. But colleges and universities can’t do it on their own, says South African Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa, who recently called for industry collaboration aimed at ensuring economic growth through a skilled workforce. Here...

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Canadian Multiculturalism Appeals to Indian MBA Students
April 12, 2017
Canada’s increasing popularity as a study abroad destination applies to MBA students, too.  Canada has seen a tremendous uptick in the number of applications from Indian students.  Let’s take a closer look at why more Indian students are choosing Canada over other options.

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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 financia...

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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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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 me...


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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...


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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 cle...