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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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MBA Professor Named One of the 30 Most Influential Industrial and Organizational Psychologists Alive

February 9, 2015

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Effective management is not only about understanding operations—it also has a lot to do with understanding people, which is why management and psychology go hand-in-hand. Richard Klimoski, professor of psychology and management and area chair of management at George Mason University’s School of Business, knows this all too well. Klimoski has made so much progress […]

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How to Measure ROI of an MBA

August 29, 2013

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Earning an MBA is about more than adding a credential to your résumé. And it’s about more than the knowledge and skills you gain inside and outside the classroom. According to George Mason MBA alumnus Matt Kramer, measuring the ROI of an MBA—and yes, it is an investment—is about three things: Personal growth Professional growth […]

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When Comparing MBA Schools in Virginia Consider Specializations

August 1, 2013

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For many professionals, the MBA program can offer them a chance to delve into specific areas of business that interest them. Many programs offer students an opportunity to concentrate in specific areas of business, or to pursue a dual degree program. Each of these options is a great way for students to customize their MBA […]

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Career Services Key When Comparing MBA Programs in Virginia

June 27, 2013

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Choosing an MBA program is a difficult task—there are a lot of factors to consider. One of the most important factors is something that is often only used at the end of a program: career services. Checking into career services of each of the MBA programs you are considering is very important and can have […]

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