MBA News Articles

  • An MBA Opens Doors to a Variety of Careers

    An MBA Opens Doors to a Variety of Careers

    by on May 29th, 2016

    There is a misperception among some observers that an MBA is only for a certain type of person, looking for a certain type of job. The reality is that earning an MBA appeals to a wide array of candidates—running the … Read More

  • MBA News: Business Education Emphasizes Teamwork, Public Speaking

    MBA News: Business Education Emphasizes Teamwork, Public Speaking

    by on May 28th, 2016

    From MBA applicants narrowing their focus to analytics and Big Data bringing big opportunities—catch all the trending stories for future business leaders. Narrower focus in business education A new survey released by … Read More

  • ‘It’s Dream Job or Bust,’ Say Today’s MBA Applicants

    ‘It’s Dream Job or Bust,’ Say Today’s MBA Applicants

    by on May 27th, 2016

    Seventy-one percent of current applicants to business school say there’s just one industry they want to work in, up from 58 percent with such a singular focus in 2014. This according to the latest Prospective Students … Read More

  • 4 Key Career Benefits from MBA Programs

    4 Key Career Benefits from MBA Programs

    by on May 25th, 2016

    Business school graduates benefit not only from a solid return on investment through substantial salary increases, but also by deepening the knowledge, skills and abilities they will need for future professional success. … Read More

  • A Global MBA Program Is Your Path to an Excellent Adventure

    A Global MBA Program Is Your Path to an Excellent Adventure

    by on May 24th, 2016

    Submitted by Cameron Stevens, CEO, Prodigy Finance, INSEAD MBA alumnus.  When I travelled to France to join INSEAD’s MBA program I had a number of conversations with fellow international classmates about funding. No … Read More

  • Global Experience: What B-Schools Want

    Global Experience: What B-Schools Want

    by on May 23rd, 2016

    The following is adapted from our original article, Global Experience: What Schools Want in Poets&Quants.   More and more MBA programs are emphasizing the value of international experience in applicant profiles. … Read More

  • Why Is Goldman Sachs Hiring So Many MBAs?

    Why Is Goldman Sachs Hiring So Many MBAs?

    by on May 21st, 2016

    This post has been republished in its entirety from its original source, metromba.com. If you are looking for a career in finance, it’s likely that industry giants like Goldman Sachs, J.P. Morgan, and Morgan Stanley … Read More

  • HBS Women Lead in Closing the Entrepreneurship Gender Gap

    HBS Women Lead in Closing the Entrepreneurship Gender Gap

    by on May 19th, 2016

    Today’s article was submitted by Atima Lui (left) and Nancy Madrid (right). Last year Rent the Runway partnered with UBS to launch Project Entrepreneur (PE), an initiative to provide women access to the tools, … Read More

  • MBA News: Which B-Schools Attract the Most Women?

    MBA News: Which B-Schools Attract the Most Women?

    by on May 18th, 2016

    From a Canadian business school nearly quadrupling its tuition to the top MBA programs with the most women—catch all the trending stories for future business leaders. MBA programs with the most women More women are … Read More

  • Tuition Hikes Aren’t Stopping MBA Applicants

    Tuition Hikes Aren’t Stopping MBA Applicants

    by on May 17th, 2016

    Lower tuition costs are a selling point for MBA programs outside the U.S. But some schools are starting to bring their fees more in line with U.S. schools, and they’re finding it doesn’t necessarily deter applicants. … Read More

  • 4 Times Pursuing an MBA Makes Total Sense

    4 Times Pursuing an MBA Makes Total Sense

    by on May 16th, 2016

    For many people, business school is the ideal platform to continue their professional and personal development and achieve their career goals. Take a look at these common motivating factors to determine whether you, … Read More

  • MBA Scholarships, Savings, and Loans: How Should You Finance Your MBA?

    MBA Scholarships, Savings, and Loans: How Should You Finance Your MBA?

    by on May 15th, 2016

    This blog by Markus Kau was first published on Business Because MBA Application Blog. Going to business school may be one of the best investments you’ll ever make—but it may also be one of the most costly. Yearly … Read More

  • Ideas to Transform the World Win Big at Business Plan Competitions

    Ideas to Transform the World Win Big at Business Plan Competitions

    by on May 14th, 2016

    April showers bring May flowers, or so the saying goes. But at top-tier business schools from coast to coast and beyond, April business plan competitions brought a shower of exciting ventures—including ones that … Read More

  • 2016-2017 HBS Deadlines and Essay Topic

    2016-2017 HBS Deadlines and Essay Topic

    by on May 13th, 2016

    Harvard Business School has announced the deadlines for the 2016-2017 admissions season, as well as the essay topic. Candidates for the Harvard MBA Class of 2019 should note that all application materials are due at … Read More