Inside the Numbers: Tech Industry MBA hires surge, Haas and MIT Sloan lead the way

As we become increasingly intertwined with our personal technology MBA students have also become intertwined and attracted to the Technology industry. As BusinessBecause highlights in their recent article, The Tech industry has become a hotbed for MBA graduates.   Why the recent surge? For one, we’ve all become more invested and engaged with the technologies … [Read more…]

MBA Grad with no industry experience? You’re hired!

Many MBA students choose to go to business school so they can transition into a new field, industry or career. Unfortunately, not all companies hiring MBA’s are willing to take on “career switchers.” Recent research conducted by Professors Camelia Kuhnen (UNC Kenan-Flagler) and Paul Oyer (Stanford University) suggests that larger companies are more willing to … [Read more…]

What I read: Interesting MBA-related articles (Week Ending 2/15/2015)

  Article 1: MBA students embrace new curriculum, now in place at Johnson at Cornell University Cornell (Johnson) recently implemented a new core curriculum, aimed to ensure its students keep up with the ever changing landscape of business. While many aspects of the curriculum stayed the same, leadership, data analysis and modeling, critical thinking and … [Read more…]