Posts Tagged ‘entrepreneurship’

Why Entrepreneurs Need an MBA Degree

Although anyone can be an entrepreneur, it takes more than a great idea to be successful. It also takes business acumen—the type of business knowledge and skills you learn when earning an MBA degree. Based on the infographic below which looks at nearly 50 years of surveys from the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC), entrepreneurs […]

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MBA Students Analyze Artist’s Business

Entrepreneurs are taught to think out of the box, and so of course, it only makes sense that a professor of entrepreneurship would also think out of the box when presenting lessons to their students. For students in one MBA course, analyzing the business of an artist was just one of many hands on lessons throughout […]

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MBA to Entrepreneur: 5 Tips for Successful

According to the infographic below from the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC), an MBA degree can give you 5 important tools you need to be a successful entrepreneur. 1. Unlock Your Ideas An MBA degree is one of the best places for new entrepreneurs to take the plunge and begin their new business. According to […]

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Business Plan Competition Awards $10,000 to Mason Innovators

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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Master of Business Administration Aids Entrepreneurs in Success

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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