Tag Archives: Harvard Business Review

5 Podcasts to Feed Your Mind This Thanksgiving Weekend

When you finally emerge from your Tryptophan coma this Thanksgiving weekend and have a hankering for some food for thought, check out these illuminating podcasts from b-schools and beyond that cover entrepreneurship, creativity, leadership and …

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B-School Profs Offer Strategies for the Networking-Averse

Everyone knows that a huge part of the b-school experience is creating a network that you’ll be tapping into for the rest of your career. But what if you’re naturally shy, or simply hate the …

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How to Identify a Strong MBA Essay

I recently stumbled across this quiz on Harvard Business Review—Do You Know What a Strong B-School Application Looks Like—and I think it’s a great tool to illustrate  exactly what makes for a powerful or weak …

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Do You Have an International Education Plan?

Whether you’re a first-year in business school or still in the application stage, it’s never too soon to think about how you can globalize your MBA education. A recent post on the Center for International …

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Study Examines Male-Female Wage Gap, Post-MBA

This post originally appeared in the U.S. News–Strictly Business blog. If the record number of women entering business school this fall is something to celebrate””and I firmly believe that it is””we mustn’t forget the “thorns” …

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The HBR Debate: How to Fix Business Schools

Harvard Business Review has launched an intriguing online debate on how to fix business schools, which as many applicants know, have been charged far and wide as contributors to the ethical and strategic lapses that …

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