MBA News Articles

  • MBA News: Consulting Goes Big Data, Kris Jenner Launches MBA

    MBA News: Consulting Goes Big Data, Kris Jenner Launches MBA

    by on April 27th, 2016

    Which business schools have the best up-and-coming professors? What does Columbia Business School look for in new students? Is big data your ticket to a big time consulting gig? Catch all the trending stories from top … Read More

  • UCLA Anderson Adds Social Impact Specialization, Kicks Off Social Innovation Week

    UCLA Anderson Adds Social Impact Specialization, Kicks Off Social Innovation Week

    by on April 26th, 2016

    With interest in social impact careers on the rise among MBA students, UCLA Anderson School of Management announced last week that it has added a new specialization in social impact to its curriculum. Now, in addition … Read More

  • Columbia Launches First Student-Run Portfolio Fund

    Columbia Launches First Student-Run Portfolio Fund

    by on April 25th, 2016

    Columbia Business School has launched its first student-led value investing portfolio, known as the 5x5x5 Student Value Investment Fund. The fund, named for its innovative structure, gives students the opportunity to … Read More

  • Wharton Business Plan Competition’s ‘Great 8′ Finalists

    Wharton Business Plan Competition’s ‘Great 8′ Finalists

    by on April 24th, 2016

    The University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School has announced the “Great Eight” finalists who will compete for over $125,000 in prizes at the Wharton Business Plan Competition Venture Finals coming up on … Read More

  • Chicago Booth Alum Gifts $10M for Veteran MBA Scholarships

    Chicago Booth Alum Gifts $10M for Veteran MBA Scholarships

    by on April 22nd, 2016

    Military veterans seeking an MBA degree at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business will have a significant leg up, thanks to the $10 million gift from alumnus Eric Gleacher to fund a groundbreaking … Read More

  • Biotech Company Genzyme Donating Archives to HBS

    Biotech Company Genzyme Donating Archives to HBS

    by on April 21st, 2016

    Biotechnology company Genzyme will start donating material from its corporate archives to Harvard Business School‘s Baker Library. The documents will be compiled into a special Genzyme Archive as part of the … Read More

  • IMD Debuts Online Executive Programs

    IMD Debuts Online Executive Programs

    by on April 20th, 2016

    IMD has launched a series of new online courses for executives. Aimed at executives with 6 to 10 years of experience, the Global Leadership in the Cloud (GLC) program is designed to provide individualized virtual … Read More

  • MBA News: International MBAs Talk About Studying Abroad

    MBA News: International MBAs Talk About Studying Abroad

    by on April 19th, 2016

    From the benefits of studying abroad to one business school offering free tuition—catch all the trending stories from top MBA programs. Why consider studying abroad? The MBA landscape is becoming increasingly … Read More

  • MBAs and Silicon Valley

    MBAs and Silicon Valley

    by on April 18th, 2016

    This post has been republished in its entirety from its original source, metromba.com. Earning an MBA is no easy task: With so much time and money invested in a business education, the last thing you need to hear is that … Read More

  • The Best Online MBA Programs

    The Best Online MBA Programs

    by on April 16th, 2016

    The internet is changing the way we learn, and MBA programs are no exception. Online MBAs offer flexibility and cost efficiency that brick-and-mortar MBA programs can’t compete with. Although there are downsides to … Read More

  • Why Is Amazon Hiring So Many MBAs?

    Why Is Amazon Hiring So Many MBAs?

    by on April 15th, 2016

    This post has been republished in its entirety from its original source, metromba.com. When thinking about the largest tech sector companies in the world today, Apple, Microsoft, Facebook, Google and Amazon are sure to … Read More

  • USC Marshall Students Win Global Consulting Challenge

    USC Marshall Students Win Global Consulting Challenge

    by on April 14th, 2016

    The following post has been republished in its entirety from its original source, metromba.com. A team of MBAs from the USC Marshall School of Business recently won both the overall challenge and company segment of … Read More

  • Social Impact and the MBA: B-Schools Where the Two Are Synonymous

    Social Impact and the MBA: B-Schools Where the Two Are Synonymous

    by on April 12th, 2016

    “Oh, God yes!” replied Stacey Rudnick when asked if interest in social impact is on the rise among the MBA students she counsels. Rudnick leads career services for the McCombs School of Business at the University of … Read More

  • MBA News: Gender Equality Lags, HBCUs See Admissions Surge

    MBA News: Gender Equality Lags, HBCUs See Admissions Surge

    by on April 11th, 2016

    Business schools linked to HCBUs are seeing a surge in applications—but not necessarily from African-American applicants. Meanwhile, gender equality remains an uphill battle when it comes to income and influence. Read … Read More