Sixty years since its birth, the spectacular growth of the admissions exam mirrors the rise in popularity of the MBA degree, arguably the most successful educational product of the post-war period.
By John A. Byrne
(Poets&Quants) -- Sixty years ago on Feb. 6, 1954, slightly more than 1,000 people sat down in 100 different places around the world to take a test for the very first time. It was the precursor MOREFeb 11, 2014 1:51 PM ET
Film producer Cassian Elwes talks about how he got his start in the business, why he prefers to avoid big studio productions, and his take on temperamental attitudes in the industry.Scott Olster, editor - Jan 3, 2014 5:00 AM ET
One of the most sought-after automotive executives suddenly became available Friday when Hyundai Motor America announced that CEO John Krafcik was leaving the company.
By Doron Levin
FORTUNE -- One of the hottest properties in the market for C-Suite automotive executives suddenly became available Friday when Hyundai Motor America announced that John Krafcik was leaving the company, to be replaced by David Zuchowski, who had been head of sales for the MOREDec 27, 2013 4:31 PM ET
UC Hastings' Frank Wu has opted to slash enrollment at the prestigious law school by 20%, citing the glut of law schools and students.Dec 17, 2013 2:37 PM ET
Listening is the most powerful method to persuade others to join your cause. No one knows this better than hostage negotiators.Dec 5, 2013 12:31 PM ET
Household appliance maker Fagor has recently entered bankruptcy, but its workers are not ready to give up their jobs.Nov 27, 2013 9:03 AM ET
For those looking to give back to their communities, finding the right fit can mean the difference between advancing worthy causes or simply having a new place to twiddle your thumbs.
By Deena Shanker
FORTUNE -- For many volunteers, the old adage about no good deed going unpunished rings all too true. My own experiences include time wasted as a volunteer youth mentor, attempted animal rescuer, and pro bono attorney, to MORENov 20, 2013 8:48 AM ET
The following auto standouts have moved the needle for their employers over the past year – and sometimes longer than that.Nov 19, 2013 10:57 AM ET
Entrepreneurship is pulling many freshly minted MBAs away from consulting, finance, and marketing. So it's worth noting which schools have produced the most successful startups.Nov 18, 2013 1:41 PM ET
There are still about 750,000 unsold new housing units in Spain. Now that the real estate bubble has popped, the question is what happens to all the excess housing.
By Ian Mount
FORTUNE -- On the outskirts of Zaragoza, a provincial capital on the semi-arid plains 200 miles north of Madrid, fields of huge electricity generating windmills surround the tiny town of La Muela. One might think that, in the land MORENov 15, 2013 12:08 PM ET
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