When she was a mid-career MBA student at the London Business School in 2005, Priya Krishnan was asked to write her own obituary, an unusual assignment by most means. But the assignment inspired her and provided a sturdy foundation for her future business.
New Artist Model - Online Music Business School for Indie Artists Break Out of Your Old Music Habits One of the greatest challenges any musician faces is the plateau. We all know what it is like. You finally start regularly practicing,...Show More Summary
Business schools put a lot of resources into reviewing MBA applicants against stringent and demanding criteria, because of course they're looking for the most suitable candidates for their programs. Are you being just as rigorous in your MBA program research and selection? Do you have your sights set on the best-fit business school for your course of study? [ more › ]
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DAVOS, SWITZERLAND — Demet Mutlu launched her e-commerce company from her kitchen table as a student at Harvard Business School while studying for an MBA and is now the CEO of the largest employers in e-commerce in Turkey. Mutlu dropped...Show More Summary
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Business school INSEAD has released its annual "Global Talent Competiveness Index" (GTCI), an annual benchmarking report that measures the ability of countries to compete for talent. High ranking countries share key traits, including...Show More Summary
Try our quiz and discover a surprising link between worldwide travel and your morals Moral values are notoriously tricky to measure. But the findings of a 2016 study conducted at INSEAD Business School suggest a surprisingly simple way to do so. Show More Summary
Eugene Soltes is a professor at Harvard Business School as well as the author of "Why They Do It", which focuses on white-collar crime. He spent seven years speaking with some of the biggest white-collar criminals in history. Here he...Show More Summary
Roger Martin of Rotman School of Management, Paul Zak of Claremont Graduate University, Clayton Christensen of Harvard Business School, comedian Jerry Seinfeld, and HBR Editor-in-Chief Adi Ignatius respectively discuss customer loyalty, the neuroscience of trust, entrepreneurship in Africa, the source of innovation, and the new, hefty magazine. Show More Summary
A new study reveals that corporate recruiters think business schools are teaching the wrong things.
Andres Engel started out following a pretty linear career path. The University of Miami finance and accounting double major went from working for Morgan Stanley on Wall Street to earning his MBA at the Harvard Business School, as heShow More Summary
When Sommer began her Executive MBA at The London Business School, she set out to better herself. She ended up hatching an idea in her New Technology Ventures course—which has now become Hiver. An entrepreneur, that still has a job, is born.
In a Financial Times article that appeared in 2014, British leadership scholar David Collinson argued that the introduction of '"McDonaldised" US-style audit cultures stifled rather than enhanced the quality of research in business schools in the UK. Show More Summary
New Artist Model - Online Music Business School for Indie Artists When you pay attention to everything that’s going on around you, you’ll be surprised what you hear. Stop guessing what the chords might be Instead, learn about keys and harmonic function. Show More Summary
Interview: Kim Scott. I’ve known Kim for many years. She and I (and my husband Jamie, too) worked at the Federal Communications Commission together. After that job, I switched to being a full-time writer, and she worked in a bunch of...Show More Summary
(British Psychological Society) These are the key findings of a research team from the University of Manchester's Business School. Lead researcher Abigail Phillips will present the findings today, Friday, Jan. 6, at the British Psychological Society's annual conference of the Division of Occupational Psychology in Liverpool.
New Artist Model - Online Music Business School for Indie Artists Time, Tonality and Harmony We all want to improve as musicians, but it can be hard to identify clear ways to improve. Just starting to practice on a regular basis can help you enormously, but it can also be a real challenge. Show More Summary
Whether you're a startup CEO, intern, or business school student, common sense is uncommonly useful and helps you remain savvy and successful.
In "Sensation Seeking, Sports Cars, and Hedge Funds" Three business school researchers analyze a huge data-set of previous and current hedge-funds that have been hand-matched with the vehicle-ownership records of the funds' managersShow More Summary