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The Problem with Harvard Business School Case Studies
Even if you didn’t go to business school, you’ve probably heard of Harvard case studies and the Harvard case method, the pedagogical system of choice at one of the world’s most elite business schools. The case method, as a style of learning, asks students to imagine themselves in the role of the “protagonist” (typically the CEO) leading the firm profiled in the case. They’re required … [ Read more ]
Author: Lila MacLellan | Source: Quartz | Subject: About the MBA Degree
So, You Want An Online MBA Degree. Now What?
You’ve decided to get an MBA education. But attending a full-time or even part-time on-campus program is just not realistic for you. You want more flexibility and greater control at a lower cost. So, an online MBA it will be! Of course, you want a program that will deliver the knowledge, skills and network you need for success in your current and future jobs. You want … [ Read more ]
Author: Julie Strong | Source: Poets & Quants | Subjects: Choosing a Program, Online & Distance MBA
Essential Advice For Online MBAs From Those Who Have Been There & Done It
How do online MBAs find balance – and even an occasional seven hour night of sleep? Each year, P&Q asks the top-ranked online MBA programs to nominate two graduates to represent them among our Best & Brightest MBAs. As part of the nomination process, these top students offer advice to applicants who are following in their footsteps. From monitoring your health to setting expectations, here … [ Read more ]
Author: Jeff Schmitt | Source: Poets & Quants | Subjects: MBA Related, Online & Distance MBA
When To Start Your MBA Application
Applying for the MBA represents more than the next step in your career, but the opportunity to pause amid the velocity of your fast-paced life and enter a meaningful process of self-discovery. It’s an invitation to really think about where you want to see yourself five to 10 years, what matters most to you, and what you have to offer in both the classroom and … [ Read more ]
Author: Matt Symonds | Source: Poets & Quants | Subject: Getting In
How To Get An Employer To Pay For Your MBA
Andriana Mitrakos, of Legal Reader, recently discussed how MBA applicants can convince their company to fund the MBA.
Author: Andriana Mitrakos | Source: Poets & Quants | Subject: Financing Your MBA
Most Popular Prospective MBA Resources
BizDeansTalk - A Discussion on Management Education for all stakeholders
A blog on various topics related to management education, written by the editor of Biz Ed (Della Bradshaw) and two business school deans (Paul Danos of Tuck and Santiago Iniguez of IE).
Association of MBAs MBA Fair
MBA Fair with international focus
Moving Beyond the Classroom With Executive Education
Keeping your executives current on the latest developments in their fields has to be a top priority of any organization. HBS professor Dorothy Leonard discusses the latest thinking in adult education, distance learning, and mentoring. PLUS: Coverage of the Adult Learning Workshop at Harvard Business School.
The MBA Page – Requirements, Time planning, GMAT & TOEFL Pointers
Written by a Malaysian student who entered an MBA program in the U.S. this article may be useful for international students. Topics include: - Thinking about doing an MBA? - Where to start? - Typical profile/requirements of an MBA student - Time planning - The GMAT and TOEFL Test - Research the School - MBA Costs - Managing Expectations - … [ Read more ]
FT MBA Discussion Forums
considering the source there isn't much meat to this forum but still might be worth checking out, especially the thread on the value of rankings...