Month: September 2021

Learning to improve every day in The Bath MBA, University of Bath School of Management

Learning to improve every day in The Bath MBA, University of Bath School of Management

The deciding factor behind Louis’ decision to study an MBA When COVID-19 hit, Louis Bollard had to make a decision. His startup – “a host community for sports supporters…like an Airbnb for away fans” (00:36) – looked like it would be badly affected by the pandemic. To move forward with his career, he decided to …

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The whats, whys, and hows behind MBA scholarships

The whats, whys, and hows behind MBA scholarships

Types of MBA scholarships An MBA is an expensive pursuit, with around one in three students reporting that cost is their biggest obstacle to studying one. With tuition fees on the rise again, students are becoming increasingly reliant on MBA scholarships to fund their studies. The scholarships available to students differ from school to school. …

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QS MBA Rankings 2022 | Results, analysis & how to understand them

QS MBA Rankings 2022 | Results, analysis & how to understand them

QS MBA Rankings 2022 According to QS, these business schools offer the top 10 MBA programs in the world. Stanford Graduate School of Business Harvard Business School Penn (Wharton) HEC Paris MIT (Sloan) London Business School IE University INSEAD Columbia Business School IESE Business School In this article, we’re going to take a closer look …

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How an Executive MBA can help fill in professional gaps

How an Executive MBA can help fill in professional gaps

From music to programming and entrepreneurial ventures Growing up in Silicon Valley, Thomas was surrounded by technology, innovation, and education. Although he “came from a family where everybody went to college, Thomas initially “didn’t particularly want to get an education…[he] just didn’t have a better plan.” (05:02) Having always been interested in music and performance, …

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Why studying family business is crucial for doing business in Asia

Why studying family business is crucial for doing business in Asia

Family businesses dominate in Asia Marleen admits, “People might find it strange – why take ‘family business’? – but if you work here in Asia, you will find family businesses all around you.” (00:20) While most of the family firms in places like the US and the UK are smaller, in Asia, the vast majority …

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How to understand GMAT percentiles - with GMAC’s Anjali McKenzie

How to understand GMAT percentiles – with GMAC’s Anjali McKenzie

The GMAT exam structure The GMAT™ exam is a key part of the MBA application process. By assessing the analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal and reading skills of test-takers, business schools can better understand the suitability of MBA applicants. According to GMAC, the company that runs the GMAT, it can also help to predict how well …

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Why there may never be a perfect time to study an MBA

Why there may never be a perfect time to study an MBA

How COVID-19 convinced this student to do an MBA COVID-19 has affected the world of business in a number of ways. It has accelerated a shift to remote working, popularized virtual communication and made digitalization a priority for businesses. Aware that we could face more situations like this in the future, Japanese student Shin Do …

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Are you ready for an EMBA journey inspired by the Swiss Alps?

Are you ready for an EMBA journey inspired by the Swiss Alps?

Integrating leadership and technology: The origin story of the emba X Even before Nathalie joined the team at the University of St.Gallen, there were already conversations around leaders and education of the future: What kind of skills, knowledge, and mindsets will be required? What kind of executive education will the world need? “The University of …

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