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MBA in Business Means Top Starting Salaries

May 11, 2015

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According to a recent study conducted by the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) of nearly 850 MBA alumni worldwide from the class of 2014, the median starting salary for U.S. citizens who recently completed an MBA in business is the highest it’s been in five years (see infographic below). The GMAC study found that alumni […]

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MBA Careers – Hiring on the Rise

May 5, 2015

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Often questions about MBA careers come down to one important number: your salary after graduating. Let’s face it, few people pursue an MBA degree for the joy of learning; earning an MBA is often about furthering your career and improving your salary. There is great news for those pursing an MBA in business. According to […]

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ROI of MBA Programs

April 27, 2015

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Considering the Return on Investment (ROI) for MBA programs weighs heavy on many. How can you calculate the efficiency of your investment in dollars and time? According to a recent study of more than 12,000 graduate business alumni conducted by the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC), business alumni grads enjoyed increased compensation, and a higher job level […]

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MBA Careers: Top Skills Employers Seek in New Hires

April 20, 2015

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New MBA program graduates seeking employment would like to know what the most important skills are that a potential employer is seeking so they can further their post MBA careers. According to a recent study of nearly 600 employers conducted by the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC), at the top of the list for employers […]

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Business Plan Competition Awards $10,000 to Mason Innovators

April 14, 2015

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OnYou, a mobile phone accessory that combines a compression sleeve with a magnetic case, won the grand prize of $5,000 in the 8th Dean’s Business Plan Competition sponsored by George Mason University’s School of Business. OnYou also won the $1,000 Audience Choice Award. The competition runner up was Iron Goat, formerly E-Mow, an autonomous agricultural […]

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