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From an investment of Rs 70,000 to Rs 32 lakh revenue in 2 years: how this former lawyer found success in fashion, art, and craft

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From an investment of Rs 70,000 to Rs 32 lakh revenue in 2 years: how this former lawyer found success in fashion, art, and craft

How an investment lawyer made her foray into the world of fashion is a story a lot of entrepreneurs can learn from. Sometimes, what you believe you are cut out for may not make the cut at all. And this is what happened to Madhuri Aggarwal, the founder of Weaves of Tradition, an online portal that sells sarees,…

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Here’s How An MBA Admissions Committee Will Decide To Admit Or Reject You

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Here’s How An MBA Admissions Committee Will Decide To Admit Or Reject You

During an intense admissions committee meeting at IESE Business School, MBA gatekeeper Pascal Michels looks over a candidate’s stats with Andrea Hayem, an associate director of admissions. Associate Director Malvika Kumar is calling in from India to present her candidates. PHOTO BY JOHN A. BYRNE Tens of thousands of prospective MBA students will be feverishly…

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How Does An MBA Help Build Your Personal Brand?

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How Does An MBA Help Build Your Personal Brand?

It’s time for another Applicant Question of the Week at BusinessBecause! Every week, we give you the opportunity to ask one of our chosen admissions experts anything you want to know about getting into business school. One question each week is chosen for our expert to answer. This week, our question comes from Robert Donnelly (pictured), author and MBA…

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How Important Is Your GMAT Score When Applying For An MBA Scholarship?

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How Important Is Your GMAT Score When Applying For An MBA Scholarship?

It’s time for another Applicant Question of the Week at BusinessBecause! Every week, we give you the opportunity to ask one of our chosen admissions experts anything you want to know about getting into business school. One question each week is chosen for our expert to answer. This week, our question comes from business school applicant Isaac…

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University of Kentucky to Launch an MBA Concentration in Entrepreneurship

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University of Kentucky to Launch an MBA Concentration in Entrepreneurship

New MBA concentration to launch this fall The University of Kentucky’s Gatton College of Business and Economics has announced plans to launch an MBA concentration in Entrepreneurship and New Venture Creation. The concentration will include four elective classes: Entrepreneurship & New Venture Creation, New Venture Finance, Intellectual Property & Commercialization and Entrepreneurship and a Capstone course. Students…

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Going From Family Business In India To An MBA In China

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Going From Family Business In India To An MBA In China

This story was originally published in a book written by BusinessBecause editor Marco De Novellis, in collaboration with Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business (CKGSB). It was after the Partition of India, and the dissolution of the British Raj in 1947, when a young man cycled 265 miles south from Lahore in northern Pakistan to…

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5 Ways An MBA Will Make You A Better Leader

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5 Ways An MBA Will Make You A Better Leader

Want to become a better leader? An MBA degree is all about preparing yourself for leadership roles in the near future. As an MBA student, you get the chance to explore a variety of career options while at business school. You can take up different internships and build your network in line with your professional…

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How An MBA Can Open Doors To A Career In Finance

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How An MBA Can Open Doors To A Career In Finance

Silvio graduated MIP’s FTMBA in 2008 and is now a director at Mastercard in New York. 84% of MBA alumni say the skills they developed during their degree helped them advance in their career. Over 60% say they couldn’t have obtained their current job without their MBA. Silvio Piserchia is one such alum. He graduated from the full-time…

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Is An Online M.B.A. Worth It?

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Is An Online M.B.A. Worth It?

An Online M.B.A. class from Indiana University’s Kelley School of Business on a global immersion trip in Cuba COURTESY OF THE KELLEY SCHOOL OF BUSINESS Online M.B.A. degrees are becoming more popular than ever as big brand schools get into the marketplace and enrollment in them grows. For students who don’t want to quit their…

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