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Kellogg Gets The McKinsey Treatment | Poets and Quants (product/strategic Plan)

Kellogg Gets The McKinsey Treatment | Poets and Quants (product/strategic Plan) | EduNews | Scoop.it

This articles talks about how Betsy Ziegler, associate Dean of Kellogg, also former partner at McKinsey, applies the skills that she learned as a consultant into the Kellogg MBA program. Great read on thought leadership. Similar to our business, except that she is doing it from the inside.

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Hope and Higher Education -- The Powers of Public Narratives (impact/other)

Hope and Higher Education -- The Powers of Public Narratives (impact/other) | EduNews | Scoop.it

What happens when colleges become "part of" communities, not simply "partners with" communities, overcoming the culture of detachment that took hold in higher education after World War II?

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Accreditation: Removing the Barrier to Higher Education Reform (product/strategic plan)

Accreditation: Removing the Barrier to Higher Education Reform (product/strategic plan) | EduNews | Scoop.it

America’s higher education system is in dire need of reform. By favoring knowledge and skill acquisition over seat time, online options and competency-based learning are disrupting the traditional higher education market and perhaps have laid the foundation for a revitalization of American education.

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Can Business Students Keep a Promise? (corporate/social responsibility)

Can Business Students Keep a Promise? (corporate/social responsibility) | EduNews | Scoop.it

"The M.B.A. Oath, in which students promise to act ethically in business, has drawn thousands of signatures in the last three years. But do students remember their commitments once they get into the business world?"

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Wharton and Engineering School collaborate on Y-Prize (product/entrepreneurship)

Wharton and Engineering School collaborate on Y-Prize (product/entrepreneurship) | EduNews | Scoop.it

"Wharton and Engineering students are coming together to help commercialize Penn technologies. The first ever Y-Prize competition, a collaboration between the Wharton School, Penn Engineering and the GRASP Laboratory, allows students to submit proposals on how robotic technologies developed at Penn can be put to use. "

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Chinese Flock to the GMAT (Globalization)

Chinese Flock to the GMAT (Globalization) | EduNews | Scoop.it

One in five people who took the GMAT last year was from China; the number of tests taken by Chinese citizens rose 45% from last year. Asian schools and other overseas programs are growing in popularity among Asian applicants.

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Rich or Not, Entrepreneurs Are Happiest in Study (impact/other)

Despite the risks that come with starting your own business, there are some very real rewards.
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For Sale: MBA Admissions Essays That Worked Once (product/admission)

For Sale: MBA Admissions Essays That Worked Once (product/admission) | EduNews | Scoop.it

MBA graduates from Stanford and Haas are offering to sell successful admissions essays to B-school applicants, and school administrators on two continents are vexed...

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The Crisis in Higher Education (product/technology)

The Crisis in Higher Education (product/technology) | EduNews | Scoop.it

"Online versions of college courses are attracting hundreds of thousands of students, millions of dollars in funding, and accolades from university administrators. Is this a fad, or is higher education about to get the overhaul it needs?"

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INSEAD extends its global reach with major course additions in Abu Dhabi, Asia and Europe (product/globalization)

INSEAD extends its global reach with major course additions in  Abu Dhabi, Asia and Europe (product/globalization) | EduNews | Scoop.it
INSEAD, the leading international business school, has launched several initiatives at the start of the academic year 2012-13 in the MBA programme and the Global EMBA (GEMBA) programme as well as expanding the school’s executive education...
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Is an MBA Still Necessary? (Other)

Is an MBA Still Necessary? (Other) | EduNews | Scoop.it

Two outspoken academic leaders offer opposing views on the relevance of a traditional business education.  While Robertson, Dean of Wharton, shows his support for getting an MBA, Mintzbery, Professor @McGill University plays the opposite role.

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As the B-School World Changes, the Band Plays On (product/globalization)

As the B-School World Changes, the Band Plays On (product/globalization) | EduNews | Scoop.it

As the world of B-schools changes, MBA programs across the globe are also making changes to their program in hope of attracting more talents. This is a brief article on what some of the MBAs are doing in face of these global challenges.

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