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UNC Kenan-Flagler Offers Workshops on Cross-Cultural Business Skills

By - Oct 8, 19:57 PM   Comments [0]

As the business world continues to shrink, having knowledge of and sensitivity toward other cultures' ways of doing business is imperative for today's professionals. But managing and leading across cultures remains challenging, as language, communication styles, and business practices vary widely across the globe. To...

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Kellogg School Launches Executive Career Acceleration

By - Oct 2, 20:10 PM   Comments [0]

Employees who have been assessed on their leadership competencies are eight times more likely to receive a promotion than those who have not. With this well-documented fact in mind, Northwestern University's Kellogg School of Management has just announced a new partnership that will facilitate a...

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New Courses Underway at UC Berkeley Haas School of Business

By - Oct 2, 20:07 PM   Comments [0]

The UC Berkeley Haas School of Business has a lot of exciting things going on this fall, from new courses covering social networks, online learning, and women in business, to a slew of industry leaders coming in to speak both inside the classrooms and out. Here’s...

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2012 Top 10 Graduate Programs for Entrepreneurship

By - Oct 2, 20:05 PM   Comments [0]

The Princeton Review and Entrepreneur magazine have announced the results of the Princeton Review's annual survey of the top entrepreneurship programs in the nation. From more than 2,000 schools reviewed, Babson College in Massachusetts captured the #1 spot on both the undergraduate and graduate entrepreneurship...

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GMAC Gears Up for Global Online MBA Fair

By - Sep 24, 12:14 PM   Comments [0]

Looking for a way to learn about dozens of leading MBA programs from the comfort of your computer? Through the upcoming GMATCH virtual fair,  sponsored by the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC), prospective students can connect with admissions officials, ask questions of current students and...

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Important Reminders from Harvard Business School

By - Sep 24, 12:12 PM   Comments [0]

For anyone planning to apply to Harvard Business School this year, director of admissions and financial aid Dee Leopold recently offered a roundup of answers to common questions she's been hearing from Round 1 applicants. Although some candidates may be tempted to submit a lengthy resume...

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Wharton School Receives $11M to Establish Public Policy Initiative

By - Sep 24, 12:09 PM   Comments [0]

The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania announced Thursday it will establish the Wharton Public Policy Initiative using lead contributions totaling $11 million the school has received. This initiative will offer independent, practical, timely, nonpartisan research and resources to government policymakers and key decision-makers and...

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UV Darden Offers Free Online Course on Smart Biz Growth

By - Sep 24, 12:07 PM   Comments [0]

Come January, anyone with a computer and an Internet connection will be able to take advantage of Darden School of Business's first "massive open online course", or MOOC, called "Grow to Greatness: Smart Growth for Private Businesses." Last month, the school announced the upcoming course, which...

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Vanderbilt Owen Appoints New MBA Admissions Director

By - Sep 13, 12:33 PM   Comments [0]

Vanderbilt University’s Owen Graduate School of Management has named Christie St-John as its new Director of Admissions, effective Oct. 1, 2012. St-John returns to Vanderbilt from the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College, where she has served as Senior Associate Director of Admissions and Recruiting...

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$155M New Business Center Coming to UT McCombs School of Business

By - Sep 13, 12:30 PM   Comments [0]

The University of Texas at Austin McCombs School of Business recently announced its plans to build a new, $155 million Graduate Business Education Center slated to open in early 2017. The University of Texas System Board of Regents approved the proposal, which also includes renovations to...

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