Posts Tagged ‘MBA job market’

Wearing My Military Uniform in the Business World

By - Jul 24, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

Ben Faw, a combat veteran and former Army Captain, shares his thoughts on how prior members of the military can use their unique skill sets to battle the dangerously high young-veteran unemployment rate of 21.4%. Rank never equaled respect in the military, and neither will your...

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25 Top MBA Employers According to MBA Students

By - Jul 6, 08:10 AM   Comments [0]

B-school students were surveyed on where they want to work most by the Universum USA research firm. Let’s see how this year’s results varied from last year’s and the year before: Much as with school rankings the rankings of top employers change slowly. #1 and #2...

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2014 B-School Grads Flock to Jobs in Tech, Healthcare, and Manufacturing

By - Jun 24, 09:16 AM   Comments [0]

A GMAC press release presents the results of the most recent global student exit survey (of 3049 grads from 111 schools who responded in February and March), revealing that those students seeking jobs in traditional fields like consulting, products/services, and finance/accounting were more likely to...

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GMAC Survey Finds More Employers Eager to Hire MBAs

By - May 29, 08:17 AM   Comments [0]

Last week GMAC released the findings of its annual Corporate Recruiters Survey of 565 employers from 44 countries around the world – and results are looking good for business school graduates! Employers around the world are placing more value on the MBA degree, proving that...

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B-Schools with the Highest ROIs

By - May 26, 10:49 AM   Comments [0]

When determining an MBA’s return on investment (ROI), it makes a big difference whether you’re considering the short-term or long-term gain. The Economist recently released data that measures the ROI (measured by taking the difference between pre- and post-MBA salaries and dividing it by the...

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Top 10 B-Schools with the Most Satisfied Graduates

By - May 11, 12:53 PM   Comments [0]

Forbes surveyed 17,000 alumni at 100 schools on their satisfaction regarding the following three areas: their current job, their career preparedness, and their MBA education. 4,600 alumni responded. The following ten schools received the highest combined rates of satisfaction: Stanford GSB UC Berkeley Haas Carnegie Mellon Tepper Michigan State...

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Positive Employment Feedback from B-School Class of 2013

By - Nov 24, 14:50 PM   Comments [0]

In September, the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) polled graduates in the b-school class of 2013 and found overall success when it came to finding jobs and valuing their degrees. Here are some highlights from the Global Management Education Graduate Survey: • 90% of 2013 graduates...

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Against the Odds: Indian MBA Applicants – Prepare for Your Job Hunt Now

By - Jul 17, 12:35 PM   Comments [0]

So what if you make it? You get into your dream MBA program. Next you’re expecting to land your dream job upon graduation—in the US. It might not be that simple if you’re an Indian national. According to a recent Bloomberg article, only two out of...

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MBA Internship-to-Job Rate Rises as Employers Increasingly Pick from Summer Talent

By - Jul 2, 12:39 PM   Comments [0]

While the internship-to-job funnel has long existed in the banking and consulting industries, a Wall Street Journal article reports that more industries are filling full-time positions with their former MBA interns. And they’re not just increasing their internship-to-job rates, but some have started their hiring...

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Top 25 Companies to Work for Post-MBA

By - Jun 16, 09:30 AM   Comments [0]

Universum USA published new research on the most desirable MBA employers. The research was based on the opinions of 3,739 MBAs from 135 U.S. business schools. The Poets & Quants article, “Most Desirable MBA Employers of 2013,” offers a nice summary of the survey. Here we’ll...

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