Source: Crunchbase by Joanna Glasner,05.22.2019. Universities don’t give out degrees in how to launch a startup. Yet over time, some schools have established impressive track records as starting grounds for funded founders. At Crunchbase News, we’ve been tracking the intersection of alumni affiliation and startup funding for the past few years. This time around, we’re… Read more about Crunchbase: Where Funded Founders Went To School
Source: CEOWORLD magazine by Anna Papadopoulos,04.02.2019. French business school Insead takes the prestigious title of the world’s business school for 2019, that’s according to the CEOWORLD magazine. The MIT Sloan School of Management earned itself a respectable second place, with Harvard Business School (HBS) is ranked third. The 2019 rankings placed Spain’s IESE business school in… Read more about CEOWORLD Magazine: Best Business Schools In The World For 2019
Source: Poets and Quants By Nathan Allen,12.31.2018. Each year, some of the world’s most elite business schools are embroiled in scandal. 2018 was no different — from deans resigning or being removed for various reasons, to complaints of hazing at a top school’s welcome week, to the mishandling of diversity and gender issues, we saw… Read more about Poets and Quants: The Biggest B-School Scandals Of 2018
Source: CNBC by Karen Gilchrist, 12.02.2018 For many, an MBA seems like a surefire route to a high-powered career with a hefty pay packet to match. According to the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC), 89 percent of recent business school graduates secured full-time employment this year. The majority of them were in traditional industries such… Read more about CNBC: Most MBA grads make this common mistake, says billion-dollar start-up founder
Source: Forbes by John Byrne,11.19.2018. Denice Gonzalez-Kimremembers exactly when she wanted to attend college. As a 5-year-old, she would visit her mother at the factory, where she worked “hunched over a sewing machine for hours on end.” One night, Gonzelez-Kim remembers her exhausted mother turning to her and offering advice that she has never forgotten. … Read more about Forbes: How These First-Generation Students Beat The Odds To Pursue Top MBAs
Source: Forbes By Matt Symonds,11.13.2018. You might call it the b-school rankings smell test. While the five major media MBA rankings chart the annual rise and fall of MBA programs from Ann Arbor to Austin, the reality is that any league table that fails to list the fabled M7 schools – HBS, Stanford GSB, Wharton,… Read more about Forbes: Should All Business School Rankings Look Like This? The Ranking Of MBA Rankings 2018
Source: Business Insider By Andy Kiersz,11.04.2018. If you want to work in tech, an MBA can be a very helpful boost to your career. Higher- and business-education specialist QS Quacquarelli Symonds recently released its 2019 Global MBA Ranking, evaluating 251 of the best business schools in the world. QS provided Business Insider with estimates of how many graduates… Read more about Business Insider: The 25 best MBA programs for people who want to work in tech
Source: Financial Times by Jonathan Moules, 29.10.2018 Competition from online courses and rising costs have seen applications in the US fall even as demand grows in Asia and Europe At its peak, the University of Iowa’s Tippie College of Business enrolled 240 20-something high achievers each year on its core MBA programme. Today, the flagship… Read more about Financial Times: Business education: have we reached peak MBA?