Posts by Kelly Vo

May 22, 2017 by

Schulich School of Business Opens New Building Spring 2018

Schulich New Building 2018

In the spring of 2018, the Schulich School of Business at York University will expand its learning space with a state-of-the-art building on the northeast side of the current property. This building is the centerpiece of the Leading Change Campaign, which is a comprehensive fundraising and alumni engagement campaign set to take place over the next five years to expand Schulich’s reach. Continue reading…

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May 22, 2017 by

The Best Dallas Consulting And Strategic Management MBAs

Best Dallas Consulting

Year after year, consulting and strategic management careers are a top draw for MBA students. In fact, 41 percent of millennials and 27 percent of Generation X MBA candidates place a job in consulting services or management consultation as their first choice, according to the 2015 Prospective Student Survey conducted by the Graduate Management Admissions Council (GMAC).

A few reasons for this attraction to consulting and strategic management are the prestigious firms such as Boston Consulting Group that hire MBAs as well as the starting salaries. According to Management Consulted, MBAs that go into consulting can expect to earn between $110,000 to $140,000 for a base with a signing bonus between $20,000 and $40,000 and a year-end bonus of another $20,000 to $40,000.

There is one issue because consulting is such a sought after career field for MBAs it can be incredibly competitive. That’s why it’s important to go to the right school that offers a best-in-class education for consulting and has a track record of success. For MBA candidates in the Dallas area, the following schools are your best options for a consulting and strategic management MBA. Continue reading…

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May 22, 2017 by

Rady Lecturer Gives Insight On Entrepreneur Success

Rady lecturer

You can be an entrepreneur without starting a company. At least that’s what Del Foit, a lecturer for the Rady School’s Lab to Market course, believes. While the typical definition of entrepreneurship is somewhat formulaic—entrepreneurship is the process and attendant risks, of designing, launching, leading and growing a startup business venture—it doesn’t have to be. Continue reading…

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May 22, 2017 by

Albers School Entrepreneurship Center Recognized by AACSB

Albers Entrepreneurship Center AACSB

Entrepreneurship and innovation are at the heart of many business schools. However, for 35 global business schools, their commitment to creating and incubating cutting-edge business innovations and fostering entrepreneurship in the next generation of business leaders stands above the rest. In the inaugural AACSB Entrepreneurship Spotlight Challenge, the Albers Innovation and Entrepreneurship Center at Seattle University’s Albers School of Business and Economics was recognized as one of the best in the world. Continue reading…

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May 19, 2017 by

Rotman Management Magazine Celebrates 10 Years

Rotman Management Magazine

Since 2007, the Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto has provided thought leadership and management insight in the form of the Rotman Management magazine. Now, with its thirtieth issue out this spring, the magazine is celebrating ten years of bringing readers insightful articles and topics from experts in the areas of business, economics, psychology, design thinking and more. Continue reading…

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May 18, 2017 by

6 UK Business Schools Ranked Top in Executive Education by FT

6 UK schools ranked

Executive education and MBA programs typically go hand-in-hand. In most cases, the same professors teach the courses, and the curriculum tends to overlap, though in most cases MBA courses go into far more depth. However, because they can be so closely linked, a highly-ranked executive education program is a good indicator of the quality of the business school. That’s why it’s important to note that six UK business schools made it onto the top 50 list of the 2017 Financial Times Executive Education ranking. Continue reading…

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