Posts Tagged “students”

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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The MBA Challenging Students To Have More Meaningful Conversations

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The MBA Challenging Students To Have More Meaningful Conversations

What is it that takes a classroom from a room to an active learning ecosystem? That depends on who you ask. For a lot of people, the answer might be ‘a teacher’—and sure, when it comes to the alchemy of turning students into learners, a teacher is an indispensable element. But others might say that…

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MBA Apps Are Down But The Latest Crop Of Incoming Students Are Really Impressive

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MBA Apps Are Down But The Latest Crop Of Incoming Students Are Really Impressive

On the surface, Kasese is heaven on Earth. Nestled in western Uganda along the equator, Kasese is home to peaceful grasslands, glistening lakes and towering waterfalls. Here, tourists take safaris through Queen Elizabeth National Park to witness lions, elephants, and gorillas in their natural habitats. Others hike the Bukurungu Trail, scanning the never-ending horizon from…

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Indian MBA students & undergrads choose Google as their ideal employer: Report

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Indian MBA students & undergrads choose Google as their ideal employer: Report

Following the trend of the past few years, Google has topped the list of the most ideal employers for India’s business and commerce, engineering and IT, and MBA students, in Universum’s Top 100 Ideal Employer Rankings. The survey also sheds light on the students’ preferred industries to work in after graduation and highlights some of…

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Meet The MBA Students Running Top Industry Events—From FinTech To Startups In Hong Kong

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Meet The MBA Students Running Top Industry Events—From FinTech To Startups In Hong Kong

Putting together a successful industry event can be the making of a manager. Decisiveness, organization, communication, delegation—event planning takes all of the skills that make a leader, and putting them to the test in a dynamic business environment can be the making of a successful career. On the MBA at CityU, students get to experience this…

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Why Corporate Social Responsibility Should Be A Priority For MBA Students

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Why Corporate Social Responsibility Should Be A Priority For MBA Students

Business leaders and governments are increasingly identifying environmental issues and social changes as the biggest risks to global business. Chris Saunders (pictured), Executive MBA director and senior teaching fellow at Lancaster University Management School, says that this makes Corporate Social Responsibility a priority for businesses, business schools, and MBA students. “Good CSR can mean increased profits” For one…

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More Netflix Than Blockbuster: How This UK MBA Is Preparing Students For The Future Of Work

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More Netflix Than Blockbuster: How This UK MBA Is Preparing Students For The Future Of Work

The future of work, says Gaia Guardascione is about being more Netflix than Blockbuster When Gaia Guardascione went to Liverpool, she’d only planned on visiting a friend. But the city hooked her, and she stayed for longer than anticipated. Once she was there, her mission was to build a network, and find fulfilment in the…

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The MBA Degree Gearing Students Up For Sports Management Jobs

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The MBA Degree Gearing Students Up For Sports Management Jobs

James Mooney says that connections on the FIMBA program are key for a career in sport James Mooney entered the Football Industries MBA (FIMBA) at the University of Liverpool Management School with a 10-year marketing background in startups and consulting, where he worked primarily in property and tech. But he also worked for a marketing agency, dealing…

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Disruptive Technology: MBA Students Explore AI & Blockchain

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Disruptive Technology: MBA Students Explore AI & Blockchain

When it comes to technology, Silicon Valley is considered the world´s biggest innovation hub. But tech innovation fever is becoming a pandemic, and the Valley is no longer the only destination for forward-thinking business minds to experience disruption. In fact, in the coming years, it might not even be among the front-runners. “If you talk…

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How This UK MBA Is Helping Students Land Jobs At JP Morgan & Deloitte

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How This UK MBA Is Helping Students Land Jobs At JP Morgan & Deloitte

Chris used the Football Industries MBA to Boost his career, landing a role with Deloitte Rekha Karna was an operations analyst for Goldman Sachs in India when the financial crisis hit. With experience in an industry that was truly shaken by the fallout from the crash, Rekha knew it was a good time to upskill…

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In a first, IIM-A students get MBA degree

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In a first, IIM-A students get MBA degree

AHMEDABAD: The 54th convocation of Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad (IIM-A) on Saturday was historic for the institute and students. After over half a century, the students were awarded a degree of Master of Business Administration (MBA) instead of Post-Graduate Programme (PGP) in Management diploma. Country’s premier management institution awarded its first masters degree after…

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