June 23, 2015

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Is an MBA Degree Worth It?

Business school is all about investments and which ones pay off. The question that many potential MBA students wonder: Is an MBA degree worth it? The infographic below highlights some of the benefits of completing your MBA degree rather than just hedging your bets on steady career advancement through hard work alone. According to this […]

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June 16, 2015

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Is Your Social Media Persona Job Search-Ready?

When was the last time you Googled yourself? If you haven’t in some time, you should. Social media sites like Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and Pinterest appear in search engine results. This allows hiring managers to get better insight into your personality beyond the resume and cover letter. “Lots of employers will Google a candidate and […]

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June 8, 2015

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Top MBA Programs Lead to Top Jobs

You can explore the top MBA programs by looking at various rankings from U.S. News & World Report to Businessweek. One of the factors considered in these rankings is MBA career placement. While you still need to put in the work, earning a degree from a top-ranked MBA program like the Mason MBA often leads […]

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June 2, 2015

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On the Road with the Mason MBA: Students Connect with Local Industry Leaders

Fresh from participating in New York City and global residencies as part of their George Mason University MBA program, these members of the MBA Student Association took their own initiative to keep the on-site learning going—organizing a residency-like experience in their own backyard.  First stop: Goldman Sachs, Capitol Hill We were graciously greeted by John […]

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June 2, 2015

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Growing Demand for MBA Careers

A recent study conducted by the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC), indicates that 2015 may be one of the best hiring years in the last decade for MBA graduates. The infographic below shows an expected increase in MBA hiring, putting it at its highest hiring numbers since 2003, up 10% from last year, and up […]

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