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MIT Sloan Announces New EMBA Program

By - Jun 2, 11:21 AM   Comments [0]

Yesterday MIT Sloan announced in a press release the launch of its new Executive MBA Program, a rigorous part-time, 20-month program for high-potential executives. The program is designed to “expand their management capabilities and increase their impact on their organization and the world at large.” This...

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2010 Beautiful B-School Photo Contest Winners

By - May 25, 11:45 AM   Comments [0]

The winners of this year’s Beautiful B-School photo contest are… The First Prize ($200 Amazon gift certificate) goes to BizWiz for his shot of Stanford GSB‘s Oval Park: Second Prize ($100 gift certificate) goes to Matt Thieleman for his picture of Tappan Street and Michigan Ross amidst...

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Kellogg: A Current MBA Student Interview

By - May 19, 11:28 AM   Comments [0]

Accepted.com has started a new blog series offering our readers a behind-the-scenes look at selected MBA programs. We hope to offer you a candid picture of student life, and what you should consider as you prepare your application. Here are some excerpts from an interview with...

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INSEAD: A Current MBA Student Interview

By - May 14, 03:28 AM   Comments [0]

Accepted.com has started a new blog series offering our readers a behind-the-scenes look at selected MBA programs. We hope to offer you a candid picture of student life, and what you should consider as you prepare your application. Here are some excerpts from an interview with...

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B-Schools Implement Reform Long in the Making

By - May 14, 03:21 AM   Comments [0]

In a BusinessWeek article, “B-School Reform: Better Late Than Never,” James O’Toole and Warren Bennis discuss the recent measures b-schools have taken to implement much-needed, long-awaited change in top MBA programs. For the last five years, explain the two authors of the BW article (who are...

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Haas’ New Image: “Developing Innovative Leaders”

By - May 9, 01:00 AM   Comments [0]

University of California Berkeley’s Haas School of Business announced last week in a press release that they’d be revamping its core curriculum, emphasizing it’s more defined goal of “developing innovative leaders.” The term can be vague—after all, don’t all business schools want to churn out...

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All MBA, All News: An MBA Admissions News Round Up

By - May 6, 00:50 AM   Comments [0]

Wharton will host the first official “MBA Peer School Forum,” a gathering of top MBA student government leaders. The three-day President Summit will focus on “inter-school cohesion and collaboration” as well as initiatives that will “bring positive impact to business and society.” The event will...

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NYU Stern Langone MBA: A Current Student Interview

By - May 5, 00:42 AM   Comments [0]

Accepted.com has started a new blog series offering our readers a behind-the-scenes look at selected MBA programs. We hope to offer you a candid picture of student life, and what you should consider as you prepare your application. Here are some excerpts from an interview with...

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Clear Admit Announces BoB Winners!

By - May 5, 00:01 AM   Comments [0]

If you’ve been anywhere near the MBA blog-o-sphere lately, then you’ve probably encountered some of the excitement and anticipation around Clear Admit’s annual Best of Blogging Competition. Each and every MBA applicant and student blogger brings wisdom, experience, and sometimes even heartbreak to the MBA forum....

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Kellogg’s New Dean: What Does She Mean (for You)?

By - May 3, 04:49 AM   Comments [0]

As discussed in an earlier Almanac post, Kellogg School of Management has a new dean, Sally Blount, who had served as Dean of NYU’s undergrad program and Vice Dean of the university’s Stern School of Business. This is good news for Kellogg on multiple levels—Blount...

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