Posts Tagged “MBA”

These MBA Programs Are As Good Or Better Than Those Ranked By U.S. News

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These MBA Programs Are As Good Or Better Than Those Ranked By U.S. News

This past week saw the publication of yet another MBA ranking by U.S. News & World Report. This one purported to rate the best online MBA programs in the U.S. Indiana University’s Kelley School of Business and the University of North Carolina’s Kenan-Flager Business School tied for the second year in a row for having the best…

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Jobs For MBA Graduates: Management Consulting At Volkswagen

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Jobs For MBA Graduates: Management Consulting At Volkswagen

Jobs for MBA graduates: Paolo got a consulting job at Volkswagen after completing the Tsinghua-MIT MBA in 2018 “A couple of weeks ago, I was told: ‘You are the car guy!’ At my previous job, I was the cheese guy.” But the beauty of his management consulting job, Paolo Scroccu says, is that you don’t…

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VIDEO: MBA Entrepreneur––Michel Poucet, Vlerick Business School

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VIDEO: MBA Entrepreneur––Michel Poucet, Vlerick Business School

For MBA entrepreneur Michel Poucet, the phrase ‘the sky’s the limit’ really has no meaning. His business Lift Me Off is developing products that could one day be operating in space, with plan for launch in 2020.  Lift Me Off is launching a vehicle for in-orbit transportation, that can mend or move satellites, as well…

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IIT-Jodhpur to offer MBA course from this year

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IIT-Jodhpur to offer MBA course from this year

JODHPUR : IIT-Jodhpur has announced it will offer MBA course at its new ‘School of Management & Entrepreneurship’ in the academic session beginning in July 2020. The MBA programme will be a “tech-management combo”, the first year of which will be a foundation course, while the second will offer specialisation in different areas. Explaining the need…

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IIM Kozhikode to launch MBA in liberal studies and management

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IIM Kozhikode to launch MBA in liberal studies and management

NEW DELHI: IIM-Kozhikode will start a Master’s in Business Administration (MBA) program in Liberal Studies and Management next year, in what is perhaps a first among the country’s premier management schools. The full-time two-year management course will give students a grounding in subjects like philosophy, economics, literature and sociology, said IIM-K director Debashis Chatterjee. The program, which will start…

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How My MBA Is Boosting My Career At Microsoft

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How My MBA Is Boosting My Career At Microsoft

When MBA Jisun Shin started her career at Microsoft in China in 2013, she was already a technology veteran. She’d worked for Yahoo, Naver, and Samsung, and had spent her professional life in an area we’re all familiar with: online search. But she wanted more. She felt she needed a new lease of energy to…

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Why MBA: Shanghai Jiao Tong University—Antai

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Why MBA: Shanghai Jiao Tong University—Antai

Anais Pothon wanted to dive deep into the world of China business. She chose an MBA at Shanghai Jiao Tong University’s Antai College of Economics and Management and saw her career prospects transformed. Here, she explains why she chose Antai and shares her tips for MBA students in Shanghai. With more professionals chasing dreams of building a…

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5 Ways Artificial Intelligence Is Impacting MBA Students

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5 Ways Artificial Intelligence Is Impacting MBA Students

Autonomous vehicles, autonomous weapons, autonomous home appliances. And that’s just a drop in the ocean. Artificial intelligence has gone beyond science fiction in recent years and will revolutionize the way we live our lives. Business is being affected left, right, and center. 54% of executives say artificial intelligence tools have boosted their company’s productivity. Add to that…

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5 lakh including MBA, Engineers, post graduates apply to become gardener and watchman in Bihar

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5 lakh including MBA, Engineers, post graduates apply to become gardener and watchman in Bihar

Image for representation (Photo: Reuters) Call it unemployment or the craze to get a “sarkari naukri”, more than 5 lakh candidates have applied for Group D jobs in the Bihar Vidhan Sabha. Interviews for the same are currently underway to fill vacancies for 166 posts which include watchman, gardener, peon and cleaners. What is shocking,…

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How Can You Use An MBA For A Career Change?

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How Can You Use An MBA For A Career Change?

This week’s Applicant Question is answered by Larry Medina, head of career services, corporate, and alumni relations at ESSEC’s Singapore campus I want to make a career change. How can an MBA help? Dear BusinessBecause, I have just under five years’ work experience, and want to work in a new industry. Is it better to pursue…

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Are Online MBA Programs Worth It?

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Are Online MBA Programs Worth It?

Prospective Master of Business Administration (MBA) students have to decide: is an online program or on-campus learning experience better? Online MBA programs haven’t always had the best reputation, but that is beginning to change. According to the Application Trends Survey Report by the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC), 47% of online MBA programs reported more people applied…

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VIDEO: MBA Admission Tips—Imperial College Business School

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VIDEO: MBA Admission Tips—Imperial College Business School

Joel reveals the importance of understanding your fit to the MBA program at Imperial Joel McConnell is executive director of marketing, recruitment, and admissions at Imperial College Business School. He was formerly director of Europe and Central Asia at IE Business School in Madrid, where he also holds his MBA from. We caught up with…

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Global MBA applications declined by 6.9 percent

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Global MBA applications declined by 6.9 percent

According to data released by the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) on Thursday, the applications to the MBA programmes have declined by 6.9 percent year-on-year globally while 52 percent decline has been reported for programmes than growth of 40 percent or stability of 8 percent. The only exception, in this case, was Canada which saw…

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Forbes MBA Ranking: European Business Schools Offer Best Return On Investment

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Forbes MBA Ranking: European Business Schools Offer Best Return On Investment

When Forbes released its MBA ranking last week, it was not a big US business school that drew headlines. Instead, it was IMD on the shores of Lake Geneva in Switzerland. The Forbes ranking is based solely on the median return on investment (ROI) achieved by graduates from the class of 2014. Schools are ranked…

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