Tag Archives: financial crisis

Olin MBA Program Helps Students Conquer Job Market

At Olin Business School at Washington University in St. Louis, first-year MBAs learn how to wow potential employers and make a winning first impression in two minutes via video conference or in person through a …

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Harvard Receives $12.3M Gift to Study Ethics

An intense focus on ethics isn’t new at business schools, which are still feeling the ripple effects of the worldwide financial crisis. Harvard University will once again ramp up its efforts in this area thanks …

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B-Schools’ Role in Rebooting Economy

Deans Nitin Nohria of Harvard Business School,  Sally Blount of Kellogg School of Management and Rich Lyons of Berkeley’s Haas School of Business took to the airwaves yesterday on NPR’s On Point to discuss business …

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B-Schools Sell Themselves to Non-Traditional Applicants

In reaction to a recent BusinessWeek article that claims B-schools are having a hard time selling themselves to prospective students, The Vault‘s senior education editor Carolyn C. Wise identifies the real issue as schools having …

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New Deans Changing the B-School Agenda

The new slate of deans taking the helm at Harvard Business School, Kellogg School of Management, Yale School of Management and other top programs will have their work cut out for them. Thursday’s Wall Street …

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The Liberal Arts Approach at B-School

Roger Martin, the new dean of the Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto, has a radical idea for business education: that students need to learn how to think critically and creatively every …

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