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10 Top-to-Bottom Tips to Power Up Your LinkedIn Profile

October 22, 2015

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“In the last 12 months, more people have found a job via LinkedIn than Monster and Indeed combined.” So said The RAIL Group’s Managing Partner, Kyle Green, at a recent seminar on LinkedIn profile best practices. Green was speaking to students in Mason’s School of Business Graduate Programs. Here are his 10 top-to-bottom tips for maximizing […]

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MBA Courses Provide Valuable Return on Investment

August 11, 2015

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There are many aspects of an MBA program that will make it successful. One key ingredient is that the MBA courses you take provide you a valuable return on investment by enabling you to immediately apply what you are learning in the classroom to your job. An MBA program’s return on investment is one of […]

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Is an MBA Degree Worth It?

June 23, 2015

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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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Top MBA Programs Lead to Top Jobs

June 8, 2015

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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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Growing Demand for MBA Careers

June 2, 2015

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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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