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Best Graduate Business Schools Deliver a Broader Perspective

August 3, 2015

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Business is global. Your business education should be global as well. Today’s business takes place throughout the world—with little regard to location or time zone. It is important to understand not only how to work in a distributed team but the cultural nuances of working with clients or colleagues in countries outside the U.S. The […]

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On the Road with the Mason MBA: Chile

February 5, 2015

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This January, 28 students, along with Professors Nirup Menon and Massood Yahya-Zadeh, spent eight days in Chile on the international residency that is the culmination of the Mason MBA experience. Central to these week-long residencies are the site visits with leading regional firms and executives. The visits provide not only first-hand insight into business practices […]

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On the Road with the Mason MBA: A Day in South Africa

January 22, 2015

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This January, eighteen Mason MBA students traveled to South Africa for the week-long global immersion that is the culmination of MBA 795 Global Business Perspectives. Accompanied by Professors J.K. Aier and Jessica Hoppner, the students spent time on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange and met with global companies doing business in South Africa (Accenture, Ernst & […]

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How to Evaluate MBA Programs in DC

July 1, 2014

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Washington, DC, the intersection of government, technology, and business, is a prime location to pursue an MBA program. With so many career and education opportunities in the area, potential students have a wealth of MBA programs in DC to consider. For those considering top ranked MBA programs in Washington, D.C, there are five ranked MBA […]

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MBA Students Help Budding Entrepreneurs in Philippines

March 11, 2014

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A global residency experience unlike any other offered before at Mason. This seems to be the common theme among Mason MBA students who spent a week in the Philippines combining both business acumen and community service. Students worked with a variety of small business owners taking part in a local microfinance program to train them in areas […]

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