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How to graduate from an MBA without a heavy burden of debt

Perhaps it’s no surprise that Stacy Drohomyrecky is the first in her family to pursue an MBA – she’s always been good at managing money. What’s more astonishing is that the 25-year-old plans to have paid for the degree within a year of graduating. 790 more words


The gift of a business education that keeps on giving

It could be seen as a simple case of giving back – with many happy returns.

Billionaire Stephen Smith credits Queen’s University with giving him the education he needed to succeed and so he gave it $50 million last month. 975 more words


MBA Applicants are Still Cheating on Essays

In the past few years, business schools have become increasingly attuned to plagiarism in application essays, and many now run applications through plagiarism-detection software. But according to MBA managing director Carrie Marcinkevage at Penn State’s Smeal College of Business, the number of plagiarizing applicants hasn’t budged. 199 more words


Design Thinking: a scientific approach to learning in business/schools?

Design Thinking, the “new” (not really) shiny toy for organisations the world over – see the Harvard Business Review article, “design thinking comes of age… 797 more words

Bringing Business Schools into the STEM Era

Gone are the days when an MBA generalist with a strong marketing education could fathom the potential of new businesses creating products and services to utilise STEM advances. 104 more words

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Four Texas colleges with better tech job placement than Stanford, Harvard

Four Texas colleges with better tech job placement than Stanford, Harvard

Bloomberg is out with its 2015 business school rankings and it shows that technology is catching up to banking and consulting as one of the top industries for B-school graduates.

Raising money for charity by dunking participants

It takes more than a little bit of snow to dampen the spirits of some Regina business students.

On Wednesday, 51 participants of the JDC West Chillin’ for Charity event put on a brave face, a team costume and took a seat in the dunk tank. 311 more words

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