Source: Forbes by Matt Symonds,12.12.2018. Feeling overwhelmed by the state of the world? Whether it’s the uncertainty of trade wars between the U.S. and China, the political chaos of Brexit, the violent protests in France or the disturbing consequences of climate change, you might be wondering how to navigate the volatility, uncertainty, complexity and ambiguity… Read more about INSEAD Shares #1 With IESE In The European Ranking Of M.B.A. Rankings 2018
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: Financial Times by Helen Barrett 07.06.2018. Newly diverse hiring practices represent a challenge to complacent MBA providers An episode of the animated series Futurama called “Mars University” features a monkey called Gunther who wears a hat that makes him intelligent. Inevitably, he decides the hat is more trouble than it is worth. “All I… Read more about Elite business schools are tone deaf to criticism
Source: Financial Times by Jonathan Moules, 11.28.2016. A former professional footballer from the UK now promotes soccer in America Jake Edwards soaks up the cool ocean breeze drifting through the window of the president’s office at the United Soccer League headquarters in Tampa, Florida. “It’s another day in paradise,” he coos. It is a long… Read more about Financial Times: MBA kicks British sportsman into US big league
Source: Poets & Quants by Nathan Allen, 10.26.2016. When Rob Schoder arrived in the San Francisco Bay Area in July, he boasted a new, shiny MBA from an elite business school and a robust network, but only about a year or two of part-time startup experience. Despite not having much experience in a professional bubble… Read more about P&Q: MBAs Switching Careers At Massive Rates
Source: Financial Times by Laura Melina Loeven, Nanyang Business School, 10.7.2016. When reflecting on my experience of writing application essays I immediately remember struggling to reach the word count. I only applied to one school, but thankfully my writing earned me a place on Nanyang Business School’s MBA programme. Though gambling on only one college… Read more about Financial Times: Application essays: Sell your personal brand
Source: CNBC by Marguerite Ward, 4th October, 2016. Tyra Banks’ career is not easily summed up in one sentence — and that’s because she’s always had a desire to do new things. She is a supermodel, producer, Emmy Award-winning talk show host, CEO of TYRA Beauty and soon-to-be Stanford University MBA lecturer. “I’ve been obsessed… Read more about CNBC: Supermodel turned CEO Tyra Banks on how to reinvent your career
Yesterday, the Scholarship Foundation awarded the prestigious Patrick Turner scholarship to Michelle Bich-Ngoc Nguyen who will be embarking on her MBA at the Stanford Graduate School of Business, this fall. The scholarship, named in the memory and honor of INSEAD entrepreneurship professor Patrick Turner, was awarded by Prof. Philip Anderson, the Academic Director of the… Read more about Stanford-bound Student Bags Prestegious Singapore Scholarship