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An innovator's MBA: BSchools are helping students build their own businesses

An innovator’s MBA: BSchools are helping students build their own businesses

Wahiba Chair is a Vancouver-based entrepreneur who has merged healthy living and technology. "We develop mobile software for healthy lifestyles on the go," says Ms. Chair. Her company, PortaLife Solutions, Inc., is preparing to launch its first product: CarrotLines, a mobile application that

09.29.2009| Entrepreneur | admin

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Record Numbers at Top Business Schools

Record Numbers at Top Business Schools

 The percentage of applicants accepted as students and who actually turn up for the start of the programme has rocketed at top business schools. As a result, the most highly ranked business schools are announcing record student numbers. At Chicago Booth, 592 full-time MBA students enrolled this ye

09.28.2009| News | admin

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Wharton Women in Business Conference Celebrates Watershed Year in Women's Admissions

Wharton Women in Business Conference Celebrates Watershed Year in Women’s Admissions

The Wharton Women in Business Conference announces that it will celebrate its 11th anniversary Friday, October 9, 2009 at the Park Hyatt Philadelphia. The student-run conference will feature highly accomplished women including keynote speakers Sallie L. Krawcheck, President, Global Wealth

09.25.2009| Trends | admin

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WSJ: Top 15 Accelerated MBA Programs

WSJ: Top 15 Accelerated MBA Programs

Here are the top 15 schools in the Wall Street Journal's ranking of accelerated MBA programs. The ranking is based on how the programs fared in surveys of students and alumni, including how they were rated in skills and leadership enhancement and alumni impact. 1- IE Business School/Madrid 2-

09.22.2009| Rankings | admin

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Indian Social Network Launches Portal For MBA Aspirants

Indian Social Network Launches Portal For MBA Aspirants

2009 has not been a favorable year for Indian social networks. With the terrific growth of Facebook, each of these small time social networks have faced the heat, despite how they had positioned themselves. MingleBox claim to be India’s number one education network connecting students and young

09.21.2009| Community | admin

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Baylor University in Texas Adds Executive Coaching For MBA Candidates

Baylor University in Texas Adds Executive Coaching For MBA Candidates

  As part of its commitment to students' career development, Baylor University's Hankamer School of Business in Texas announced that it now provides personal career coaching services to MBA candidates in its Executive MBA programs, which are located in Dallas and Austin, Texas. "The bottom line

09.21.2009| News | admin

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More People Taking GMAT and Top MBA Programs Accepting GRE

More People Taking GMAT and Top MBA Programs Accepting GRE

JumboTests.com, a source for gmat practice problemshas been reporting in their blog some of the notable changes occurring in the world of graduate standardized testing. For one, a recent report shows that 51% of people who take the GMAT examination are outside of the United States. "China, German

09.14.2009| Trends | admin

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Harvard endowment posted 27% loss

Harvard endowment posted 27% loss

Harvard University's endowment lost 27.3% of its value in its most recent fiscal year, or nearly $11 billion, as tumultuous markets ate away at one of the school's main sources of funding and forced a number of cutbacks. In a report issued today, Harvard Management said the school's endowment was

09.11.2009| News | admin

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The responsible MBA

The responsible MBA

The international Master of Business Administration (MBA) qualification is being aligned more closely with the ethics of responsible management. The Association of MBAs, an international accreditation body for the MBA, is partnering with the United Nations Global Compact (UNGC) as part of the UNG

09.9.2009| News | admin

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Dowling College to launch morning MBA program

Dowling College to launch morning MBA program

Though professionals earning master’s degrees at night is business as usual, Dowling College in New York is debuting what it believes to be a new concept, breakfast and lunch-time MBA courses, at its Melville satellite location. The idea is that in addition to downing donuts and brown bag lun

09.9.2009| Trends | admin

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