People trust products created by universities

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Some good news for universities and business schools as new research finds they strengthen the legitimacy of products that they are linked to.  New research from Vienna University of Economics and Business (WU) reveals that people actually prefer products developed by universities. A series of comprehensive studies conducted by Lukas Maier, Assistant Professor of Marketing,…

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Invitation to the RRBM Webinar on conducting award-winning responsible research

RRBM

We are excited to extend a special invitation to you on behalf of the Responsible Research in Business and Management (RRBM) community. Join us for an enlightening webinar series that delves into the fascinating stories and innovative ideas behind the award-winning research of 2023’s RRBM Management Awards. Leading scholars Sarah Kaplan, author of The 360° Corporation,…

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Challenging a traditional view of markets with Professor Ramesh Rao

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Many business school professors dream of their research challenging convention, finding something against the norm or totally new. We spoke with Ramesh K.S. Rao, the McDermott Centennial Professor of Banking and Finance at the McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas at Austin, to find out more about how his research could challenge conventional…

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Business school aspirants share four drivers for graduate management education

GMAC Prospective Students Survey

Prospective business school students aim to upgrade their skills while approaching their study, work—and life—with a purpose, according to an annual survey conducted and recently published by the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC). With more than 15 years of survey responses representing all world regions, the GMAC Prospective Students Survey has provided the world’s graduate business schools…

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Employers & Business Schools: Take part in the 2024 GMAC Corporate Recruiters Survey

GMAC Corporate Recruiter's Survey

Registration is now open for the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) 23rd Corporate Recruiters Survey. EFMD Global has partnered with GMAC, MBA Career Services & Employer Alliance (MBA CSEA) and business schools around the world to bring you the 23rd Corporate Recruiters Survey. This annual survey of business schools and corporate recruiters examines talent acquisition strategies,…

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Business Studies in Europe: Where do students rate their programmes highest?

European business school student satisfaction

When choosing the right university for Business and Management studies in Europe, the options are vast. However, EDUopinions has simplified the process of making informed decisions by offering a comprehensive overview of student satisfaction across five major European countries. Fortunately, the EDUopinions informational graph, fuelled by thousands of verified student reviews, offers a comprehensive view…

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Online education that breaks paradigms

online education

Thinking that online education is bad by default is an outdated prejudice that may well reduce our opportunities for professional development and employability. This is demonstrated by the findings of the recent study carried out by ISIL – San Ignacio de Loyola Institute (Lima, Peru) on the competitiveness of Peruvian professionals with online studies. One…

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Employers split on the value of online versus in-person degrees

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Many business schools offer both virtual and in-person education – but what how do employers view the graduates of each option? A new survey by the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) reveals that 54% of employers consider graduates of online and in-person programmes to be equally valuable. However, the survey also finds that those who…

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US the only ‘Big Four’ destination to score above average for student satisfaction

Global Student Satisfaction Report

The US is the only ‘Big Four’ student destination country to score above the global average in terms of student satisfaction. This is according to the world’s most comprehensive university satisfaction survey from Studyportals, Unibuddy and the British Council IELTS. The Global Student Satisfaction Awards is the only global  programme which recognises the best universities from the…

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