Category Archives: School News

Duke Fuqua’s Dean Wants to Recruit ‘Triple Threat’ MBA Applicants

What kind of MBA applicant is Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business looking for? Business Insider‘s interview with Dean Bill Boulding reveals that the admissions team seeks candidates with “triple threat capability leadership.” Boulding explains that …

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Stanford GSB Enacts New Financial Aid System

Following last winter’s scandal surrounding the financial aid award practices at Stanford’s Graduate School of Business, the school has revamped its policies and will now base scholarships solely on economic needs. Uproar ensued when a …

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$25M Gift to Enhance Entrepreneurship at Wharton

The Wharton School’s More Than Ever fundraising campaign has received a significant boost thanks to a $25 million gift from Wharton School alumnus Nicolai Tangen and his wife Katja Tangen. The gift supports entrepreneurship and will spearhead …

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Addressing MBA Admissions Myths at Michigan Ross

The University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business  is an academic powerhouse no matter which way you slice it. Last week, in The Economist‘s 2018 ranking of best MBA programs, Ross jumped five spots over last …

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Economist Crowns Chicago Booth 2018’s Best MBA Program

This week, The Economist has published its annual ranking of the world’s best MBA programs, and the University of Chicago Booth School of Business once again takes the top spot for 2018. This is the …

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Best MBA Programs for Foodies

If you’re looking to channel your epicurean inclinations into a full-fledged career, don’t miss this list of the best MBA programs for foodies.  Earlier this week, BusinessBecause had some fun exploring which b-schools offer programs for …

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