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Is a modern MBA worth it?

Is a modern MBA worth it?

When interviewing candidates for our MBA programme, I often ask them: “How many MBAs does an organisation need to hire each year?” Estimates range from a modest 10 to a frankly optimistic 1,000. My answer to that question, however, is “none”. No organisation needs to hire “an MBA”. But it will need to hire an experienced […] … learn more→

Online education and the future of the MBA

I came across a CNBC article on trends in business education. At first, I misread the article’s title and mistakenly thought that someone was proposing a 25-year MBA program. That seemed to me, of course, a shocking inversion of the current trends, one which would give a whole new meaning to the phrase the “career […] … learn more→