MBA Specializations

All articles related to MBA specializations and tracks.

Leadership at the next level: Combining an Executive MBA with a Level 7 Apprenticeship

Leadership at the next level: Combining an Executive MBA with a Level 7 Apprenticeship

The Senior Leader Apprenticeship+ Executive MBA at Cranfield School of Management is a 28-month MBA program for managers looking to enhance their business and leadership skills and propel their careers to the next level. To better understand how the program benefits manager, we spoke to Course Director Michael Bernon about the structure of the program, the value of the Level 7 Apprenticeship, and Cranfield’s unique style of practice-based learning.
Why studying family business is crucial for doing business in Asia

Why studying family business is crucial for doing business in Asia

Marleen Dieleman is an Associate Professor at NUS Business School at the National University of Singapore. An expert in strategy and governance in Asian family business groups, Marleen teaches a course in the NUS MBA program specifically focused on family business in Asia. She told MBAGRADSCHOOLS about the rise of family firms and why studying family businesses in Asia is relevant for any student preparing to do business in the region.
An MBA with a greater focus on data analytics

An MBA with a greater focus on data analytics

By equipping its students with the hard skills and sense of community to make a difference in the world, the MBA program at the Richard A. Chaifetz School of Business at Saint Louis University stands out among its peers. We spoke with David Sanders, Director of One-Year MBA and Assistant Professor in Economics at the university, to learn more about the MBA program's emphasis on data analytics, diversity, and the rise in international students.
Will purpose replace strategy in the future MBA?

Will purpose replace strategy in the future MBA?

Everyone is talking about purpose – but why is it so important? And why are schools now crafting MBA programs and courses dedicated to the topic? MBAGRADSCHOOLS spoke to Dr. Elco van Burg, Professor of Organizational Theory at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, about the school's new "Organizing with purpose" course and why purpose should play a bigger role in MBA programs at large.