China's rapid economic development has sparked a series of growing pains, including a shortage of managerial talent. And Asia's business class is eager to fill that void and enrolling in exec MBA programs.Mar 29, 2013 11:31 AM ET
The Fullbridge Program mixes drills with a bit of theory. Participants learn to read balance sheets, income, and cash flow statements in small groups for eight hours a day, for just 20 days.
FORTUNE -- Students, six to a table, pore over financials and craft investor presentations. The click-clacks of their laptops fill the ornate conference rooms of Boston's mahogany-paneled 19th century Omni Parker House. The space is old, but the MOREColleen Leahey, Reporter - Mar 28, 2013 2:58 PM ET
The B-school added a group discussion to its admission process to view candidates in an unscripted environment. But the admissions consulting industry quickly swooped in.Feb 26, 2013 5:00 AM ET
Emory's Goizueta School of Business' ascent is a tale of a leadership team that made painful decisions to overhaul a school that by all surface accounts was doing just fine.Feb 12, 2013 12:51 PM ET
Hubbard discusses the anxiety in MBA programs, Columbia's MBA application plunge, and why alum Warren Buffett has not donated.Feb 8, 2013 9:16 AM ET
Daniel Mullaney's MBA Project Search offers B-school grads a glimpse into the freelance and consulting worlds outside the confines of their school's career services office.
By Lauren Everitt
(Poets&Quants) -- Daniel Mullaney's family joked that he would wind up pondering the mysteries of life on a mountaintop. He double majored in philosophy and premed at Georgetown University.
While Mullaney didn't exactly end up on the slopes of the Himalayas, his penchant for MOREJan 15, 2013 3:10 PM ET
The total cost to attend Stanford's prestigious business school has jumped by $18,242 in just two years, besting Columbia as the world's most expensive MBA program.
By John A. Byrne
(Poets&Quants) -- Stanford's Graduate School of Business has leapfrogged the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School and Columbia Business School to become the most expensive two-year MBA program in the world, according to an analysis by Poets&Quants.
This year, Stanford is telling applicants that MOREDec 7, 2012 1:53 PM ET
This year's top teachers have withstood the tests of time, taught through bear and bull markets, and have consistently imparted life-changing lessons to MBA students year after year.
By Andrea Carter
(Poets&Quants) -- A great teacher, it has been said, is like a candle. It consumes itself to light the way for others.
That's an apt description for the 50 business school professors chosen by Poets&Quants as the world's best. Most of MOREOct 30, 2012 10:56 AM ET
UVA's Darden School has joined up with Coursera and plans to launch its first B-school class in January.
By John A. Byrne
(Poets&Quants) -- In a typical year, Professor Ed Hess figures he teaches no more than 300 students in his courses on managing smaller enterprises and the challenges of business growth. About 120 of them are MBAs, while the remaining 180 are executive education students at the University of Virginia's MOREOct 5, 2012 4:06 PM ET
A new startup is peddling more than 200 essays at $50 a pop for many top schools, including Harvard, Stanford, Columbia and Northwestern's Kellogg School of Management.
By John A. Byrne
(Poets&Quants) -- Before bootstrapping a start-up that would sell the essays of admitted MBA students from the world's best business schools, Gili Elkin met with Derrick Bolton, the admissions director for Stanford's Graduate School of Business.
After all, it was Bolton MOREOct 3, 2012 2:15 PM ET
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