Harvard Business School finally ranks #1

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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 people hope to get after …

Financial Times: How to get promoted

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Source: Financial Times by Ian Wylie, October 25, 2010. Even in the depths of a recession, an executive MBA raises salaries by an average of almost 10 per cent, according to a survey by the Executive MBA Council. The poll of 3,348 students from 112 programmes calculated students’ average salary at the start of their EMBA as $125,029 – which …