Wondering what kind of pay day you can expect if you are among the select 6 percent of applicants who gain admission to Stanford Graduate School of Business (GSB)? Are you sitting down? Perhaps you should be, because the school’s 2017 employment report—released today—reveals record-breaking salaries for the third year in a row. On average, ...]
A recently released report from The Chronicle of Higher Education details the compensation of the highest-paid presidents and executives of private colleges in the U.S. The number of $1 million-plus compensation packages in 2015 jumped to 58, up from 39 the year prior.
Starting in spring 2018, Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business will offer a new elective course focused on fintech and blockchain. Specifically, FINC 258 will go into depth about how these technologies are disrupting financial systems and impacting business. The course has been designed to help students develop an understanding of the evolution and history ...]
A new approach to funding education can enable the creation of renewable learning funds: sustainable resources that can support learners in getting the workforce training they need year after year. What’s exciting is that debt would not have to power these funds. Income Share Agreements could.
INSEAD pushed aside London Business School (LBS) to take the top spot in Bloomberg Businessweek’s annual ranking of MBA programs outside the United States, published yesterday. LBS slipped to second, followed by Spain’s IESE Business School, Oxford University’s Saïd Business School, and Switzerland’s International Institute for Management Development (IMD) in that order. Rounding out the ...]
Today’s the day! Harvard Business School will release Round 1 decisions at midday. According to a blog post two weeks ago from HBS Managing Director of MBA Admissions and Financial Aid Chad Losee, applicants will be able to access decision notifications via the Application Status page beginning at 12 p.m. ET. We anticipate plenty of activity on ...]
As questions swirl over whether a sitting President can be indicted for a federal crime, the ancient and medieval history of providing political immunity to leaders, ambassadors, clerics and witnesses reveals a troubling past.
To better prepare students for careers in data science and business analytics, the MIT Sloan School of Management last month announced the launch of its new Business Analytics Certificate. The certificate program comes in response to growing demand from employers and students for more rigorous academic content focused on data science. It will be offered to ...]
In "Real American," former Stanford dean of freshmen Julie Lythcott-Haims writes beautifully about her coming of age in a biracial family. Her portrait of her proud, stubborn father is a tribute that will resonate with millions of families of all backgrounds.
Jeremy Miller is a young high school entrepreneur making waves in the entrepreneurship world. At the age of 18, he's already built a business, and is involved in a few other startups. However, he's also bringing critical change to the classroom. Find out how he's impacting education.
Society teaches girls to focus on perfecting rather than building, abiding by rules rather than breaking them - a trend that has naturally pushed girls away from participating in technology. Luckily, parents are recognizing the necessity of raising tech savvy daughters.
The University of Chicago Booth School of Business helped kick off an exciting if agonizing time for Round 1 applicants to leading MBA programs—Decision Week (or weeks, as the case may be). Chicago Booth released decisions on December 7th, among the first in several waves of notifications that will flow out from top schools over ...]