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Meet The Woman Heading Up LSE’s Alternative MBA Degree

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Meet The Woman Heading Up LSE’s Alternative MBA Degree

When Connson Locke recalls studying for her PhD at the University of California, Berkeley, Haas School of Business she says it felt like lightbulbs were going off in her head every few weeks as old theories became new knowledge, and she found herself asking why nobody had told her these things before. Now the director…

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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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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 ‘Queen of Raw’ is working to make the fashion industry more sustainable

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The ‘Queen of Raw’ is working to make the fashion industry more sustainable

She’s known as the “Queen of Raw,” and she’s on a mission to make the world a less wasteful place. Entrepreneur Stephanie Benedetto, whose family has been in the fashion and textiles business for more than 100 years. Benedetto aims to make the fashion industry more sustainable for future generations by fighting a massive waste…

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Designer Ritu Kumar on revisDesigner Ritu Kumar on revisiting Kashmir, the Indian fashion industry and her upcoming bookiting Kashmir, the Indian fashion industry and her upcoming book

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Designer Ritu Kumar on revisDesigner Ritu Kumar on revisiting Kashmir, the Indian fashion industry and her upcoming bookiting Kashmir, the Indian fashion industry and her upcoming book

A still from Ashvin Kumar’s No Fathers in Kashmir. For veteran fashion designer Ritu Kumar, Kashmir never stopped to inspire her design, craft and narrative. The unique textile traditions from the valley are beautifully recreated by her and showcased in her son, film-maker Ashvin Kumar’s latest film No Fathers in Kashmir. Kumar’s association with Kashmir has been a…

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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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Start Early And Enjoy Yourself – The Best Strategy For MBA Admissions Success

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Start Early And Enjoy Yourself – The Best Strategy For MBA Admissions Success

The sooner you start your personal journey of introspection, the more you will enjoy the MBA admissions process, and the greater your chances of admissions success. GETTY Make sure you enjoy applying to business school. Push aside the inevitable anxiety about M7 selectivity rates, ever-higher GMAT scores, and the fierce competition among talented peers. This is your…

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Bollywood Divas Walk the Ramp at Bombay Times Fashion Week 2019

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m 1/ 14 Malaika Arora showcases a creation by Kalki at the Bombay Times Fashion Week 2019 in Mumbai. (Image: Viral Bhayani) 2/ 14 Karisma Kapoor oozes oomph in designer Anshu Jain’s creation at the Bombay Times Fashion Week 2019 in Mumbai. (Image: Viral Bhayani) 3/ 14 Dia Mirza sashays down in a creation by…

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Does The US College Admission Scandal Extend To MBAs?

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Does The US College Admission Scandal Extend To MBAs?

Last week, the US Justice Department indicted 50 individuals—including celebrities, CEOs, college coaches, and test administrators—in a massive college admissions fraud scheme. This $25 million bribery case named Operation Varsity Blues has saturated US media headlines. By all accounts, this is most egregious cheating scandal in the history of higher education and has even entangled several MBAs, from Harvard…

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Renault Files Patent For The Kwid Electric

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Renault Files Patent For The Kwid Electric

View Photos The Renault Kwid electric was showcased as the K-ZE concept at the Paris Motor Show.   Renault had showcased the Kwid Electric as the K-ZE concept last year at the Paris Motor Show and now the patent images of the production-spec model have surfaced online. The Renault Kwid Electric packs an impressive range of…

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In White Shirts And Black Glasses, Karl Lagerfeld Ruled The Fashion World

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In White Shirts And Black Glasses, Karl Lagerfeld Ruled The Fashion World

Karl Lagerfeld’s genius lay in updating classic luxury labels with street style influences. Paris:  They called him the “Kaiser”, and for decades Karl Lagerfeld, who has died aged 85, reigned imperially over the fashion world. From his perch at Chanel, the German-born designer presided over the most famous of all fashion houses like the 18th-century…

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Oscars 2019: Fashion Round Up Of The Academy Awards – Results Are Stunning And Outrageous

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Oscars 2019: Fashion Round Up Of The Academy Awards – Results Are Stunning And Outrageous

The gown celebrated individuality and upended both gender rules and social norms. It was also extraordinarily well-tailored, which was no easy feat since it was an aesthetic splicing of a Prince Charming tuxedo with a princess gown. Did it flatter Porter – a man with a dancer’s lean and toned physique? Well, no. He was…

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