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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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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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Online Prep Courses Strengthen Business Acumen

By - Sep 6, 11:45 AM   Comments [0]

MBA IQ and the Association of Professionals in Business Management (APBM) develop business acumen certifications and assessments, and we were so wowed by these programs that we wanted to share them with our blog readers and clients. These tools are designed to enhance your knowledge of...

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Best MBA Programs for Hispanic Students

By - Aug 31, 12:15 PM   Comments [0]

While English may still be the language that dominates the business world, Spanish is the second-most widely spoken native language worldwide after Mandarin Chinese. But getting Hispanic applicants to the table isn’t easy, as representation on campus and outreach efforts vary widely. Earlier this week, Hispanic...

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Columbia Appoints Indian Healthcare Expert to Executive in Residence Program

By - Aug 31, 12:12 PM   Comments [0]

Columbia Business School has appointed Surya N. Mohapatra, former chairman and chief executive officer of Quest Diagnostics Incorporated, as its newest Executive in Residence.  With more than 30 years of broad experience in the health care industry, including cardiovascular research, diagnostic imaging, and diagnostic testing,...

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Highlight Extracurriculars in Your MBA Application

By - Aug 27, 14:36 PM   Comments [0]

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA blog on U.S.News.com Many MBA applicants fear they don’t have enough or the right type of extracurricular activities and community service to impress b-school admissions committees. Business schools do not assess candidates’ extracurricular activities based on a...

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At UM Ross, Leadership Lessons Scale New Heights

By - Aug 27, 14:33 PM   Comments [0]

From time to time, I like to take a look at what innovative courses or teaching methods business schools are rolling out to stay on the cutting edge of management education. This new executive education course offered at the UM Ross School of Business immediately...

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UC Berkeley-Haas Debuts EMBA Focused on Innovative Leadership

By - Aug 27, 14:23 PM   Comments [0]

UC Berkeley’s Haas School of Business has formally launched its new Berkeley MBA for Executives Program, which will fast-track working professionals by teaching them how to generate fresh ideas that drive their businesses forward. The new program—tailored for executives averaging 12 years of professional experience—stresses a...

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