Source: The Wall Street Journal by Kelsey Gee, 12.07.2018. Yes, the cost of business school is soaring, but a new survey shows that career-switchers can reap substantial financial rewards from getting their masters of business administration Fully 75% of those who earn an M.B.A. switch careers, a new survey shows, and they can double their… Read more about Looking to Double Your Salary? Try an M.B.A.
Source: Forbes by John Byrne, 07.24.2018. If you’re applying to a leading business school anytime soon, you know you face daunting odds. All of the most prominent MBA programs routinely turn down three of every four applicants. The odds are even more severe at Stanford’s Graduate School of Business or Harvard Business School. Stanford rejects… Read more about Forbes: How To Successfully Apply To Business School
Source: CNBC by Marguerite Ward, 19 May 2016. Choosing whether to go to business school is a big decision. On one hand, an MBA could propel your career or business. But it comes with a hefty price tag in terms of time, tuition and lost wages. Students, alumni and university staff gave us the lowdown… Read more about CNBC: 6 questions to ask yourself before taking the MBA plunge
Source: The Wall Street Journal By Lindsay Gellman, March 2, 2016 Business schools are adding courses and programs to set students on a path to product-management jobs in tech companies So much for buyout titans. The current crop of M.B.A. students has a new dream job: Product manager. More business-school students are setting their sights… Read more about Wall Street Journal: Coveted Job Title for M.B.A.s: Product Manager
Source: The Washington Post by Jonnelle Marte Oct 22, 2015 There’s more to choosing a business school than its name. Unless your primary goal is to make as much money as possible. Unlike undergraduate programs, where the schools producing the highest earners are often relatively unknown, the graduate schools with the highest-earning MBA grads are… Read more about Washington Post: Where to go to business school if you want the highest salary
For the first time since BusinessWeek started ranking MBA programs 27 years ago, Harvard Business School has been ranked number 1 by the influential ranking published today. HBS rose seven spots to grab the top spot. The ranking shuffle is the result of a methodology change, which the publication says “now focuses on what most… Read more about Harvard Business School finally ranks #1
Source: The New York Times by Steve Lohr, December 25, 2014. Greg Pass, the former chief technology officer of Twitter, put the matter succinctly. The M.B.A., he observed, is “a challenged brand.” That’s because the degree suggests a person steeped in finance and corporate strategy rather than in the digital-age arts of speed and constant… Read more about New York Times: M.B.A. Programs Start to Follow Silicon Valley Into the Data Age
Source: The New York Times By Samantha Stainburn Aug. 1, 2014 Streamline, accelerate, graduate. Educators have been scurrying to figure out how to cut short just about every field of professional study, be it law, medicine or business. Graduate business programs were first truncated in Europe in the late 1950s, half a century after the… Read more about New York Times: Time Management – One-Year M.B.A.s