Author Archives | Jackie Buchy

About Jackie Buchy

Since 2011, I have served as the assistant dean for graduate enrollment at George Mason University's School of Business. In my role, I work with prospective graduate students to identify and select the best graduate program to meet their career goals.

Master of Business Administration Aids Entrepreneurs in Success

October 6, 2014

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Following your dreams and becoming an entrepreneur is an increasingly popular career path. To be a successful entrepreneur, you must have more than a great idea and passion; you must also have the business sense to market your products/services, balance your books, and manage people. Pursuing a master of business administration (MBA) offers professionals the […]

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Is an MBA degree for Me?

September 29, 2014

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Are you a superstar? Do you want to be? Are you stuck in your job? Do you need the skills to move on? Then maybe you should consider getting an MBA degree. To succeed in today’s global marketplace, you need a diverse skill set, broader insights, and the confidence that comes from knowing you are […]

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Business Schools in VA Have Better ROI

September 22, 2014

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Prospective MBA students generally understand the importance of the bottom line, and this is often why they want to pursue a graduate business degree—to increase their bottom line. This is especially important when deciding between business schools. It is vital to not only consider convenience of location and class schedule but also to consider what […]

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What Makes Good MBA Programs?

September 8, 2014

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Many factors go into the decision on which MBA program you are looking for, but what items are indicators of good MBA programs? Good MBA programs fill students’ individual needs through location, curriculum, faculty, format, career services, tuition, as well as specialty programs. Good MBA programs provide students not only with the skills required of […]

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The Use of Technology in MBA Programs

August 13, 2014

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The use of technology has entered nearly all aspects of everyday life. This is true for business schools and graduate business programs as well. But, as seen in the infographic below, 1 in 5 students still feel that more technology can be integrated into their programs. In some areas, it seems that institutions are doing […]

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