Tag Archives: Duke Fuqua School of Business

B-Schools Find Creative Ways to Build Leadership

Bolstering leadership skills is a critical component of almost any MBA program. A recent article in U.S. News offers a glimpse at some unique courses that build such skills—with a twist. “Leadership and Theatre: Ethics, …

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Could a “Hybrid” MBA Be Right For You?

So-called “hybrid” MBA programs, which combine online instruction with limited on-campus time, have grown in popularity as more and more B-school students want the brand-name program without uprooting their current work and family commitments. According …

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5 Things to Do Before You Start Your MBA

The latest entry of the Duke Fuqua Partners Perspective blog, written by Amit Jain, offers some timely recommendations on things to do before starting the Fuqua pre-term, but his advice holds for anyone about to …

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Tough Times Mean Deans Have Their Work Cut Out For Them

From a summary of the challenges deans at top schools face, to the work specifically that Edward Snyder will tackle when his deanship begins at Yale School of Management, the Wall Street Journal provided excellent …

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Essay Questions Posted for Duke Fuqua

Although the online application won’t be available until July, you can get a jump start on the new essay questions for the 2010-2011 admissions season at Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business. With these prompts, …

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Fuqua’s Dean Discusses Biz Ed. Today

Blair Sheppard, dean of the Fuqua School of Business at Duke University, discusses the state of graduate management education today in the latest issue of GMAC’s Deans Digest. Here are edited excerpts from the Q&A; …

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