Tag Archives: Case Method

A Glimpse Inside the Case Method Approach at UVA’s MBA Program

If you’re a UVA MBA applicant who’s just emerging from yesterday’s tryptophan-induced coma, sit back, relax and take a gander at these videos designed to help you learn more about the case method experience at …

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LBS Blog: Extolling the Virtues of Case Method Approach

A post earlier this week on the London Business School Student Views blog takes a look at the “case method” approach to learning and offers several ways it bests the traditional book-based method of teaching …

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Case Method and Accounting at Darden

Ever wonder how the case method approach can be applied to accounting or other quantitative and technical subjects? The admissions team at Darden School of Business has put together a video that includes interviews with …

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Tuesday Tips – UVA MBA Essay Tips

UVA MBA’s admission essays for the class of 2011 are a departure from the themes of the last two years. Due to a relatively small set of questions and brief word limits, you will need …

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The Case Method: Still a Good Fit for Today’s Business School?

The case method, synonymous with management education since its creation in the early 20th century by faculty at Harvard Business School, has come under fire of late. In this week’s issue of Working Knowledge, HBS …

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Decision-Making in an Imperfect World

In response to a growing number of employers complaining that many MBA graduates lack crucial decision-making skills, Dean R. Glenn Hubbard of Columbia Business School has created a new twist on the classic teaching format …

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