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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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Ten Tips for a Successful Business Career

March 24, 2015

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As chief financial officer at the Travel Channel, Kellie Goldstein says she’s found the perfect job, one that marries her dual loves of travel and television. “I was the original latch-key kid,” she says. “Lots of Gilligan’s Island after school.” In her journeys around the globe and up the corporate ladder, including twelve years as […]

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MBA Degrees Equal MBA Jobs

February 25, 2015

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Globally, the demand for MBA program graduates is increasing. Most companies prefer MBA graduates compared to any other business master’s degree holder resulting in a wealth of MBA job opportunities. Based on the GMAC 2014 Survey report, 80% of companies worldwide plan to hire candidates with MBA degrees, compared to 73% in 2013. Moreover, the […]

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How My MBA Degree Helped Further My Career

January 5, 2015

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One of the best ways to learn about the quality of a business school’s MBA degree and what it can do for your career is to hear directly from the students and alumni from the program. Tell me about a moment when you realized your Mason MBA degree was helping you further your career goals?   […]

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Best MBA Program Means Career Results

July 23, 2014

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The best MBA program for you may come down to convenience or cost. But one of the most important factors when evaluating MBA programs is the career placement statistics for its students. After all, few of us pursue an MBA simply for the education. Often, an MBA degree is used as a gateway to a […]

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