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Rebecca Diemer

I serve as the associate director for MBA Programs at George Mason University's School of Business.

Mason MBA Degree: 2016 Career Success Stats

MBA programs have long been touted as the preferred path for career success. They offer aspiring business professionals the skills they need to increase the speed at which they climb the corporate ladder. New statistics from Mason’s MBA degree program further confirm the career benefits of receiving an MBA degree from George Mason’s School of […]

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Start Fresh: MBA Tips to Succeed This Year

The weather is getting cooler, the leaves are changing, and classes have started. With each new academic year, there is the opportunity to put your best foot forward in your classes. Assistant Dean of Graduate Programs, Paige Wolf, shared the following MBA tips to succeed at Mason: Take advantage of the time in the classroom […]

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Growing Demand for MBA Careers

A recent study conducted by the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC), indicates that 2015 may be one of the best hiring years in the last decade for MBA graduates. The infographic below shows an expected increase in MBA hiring, putting it at its highest hiring numbers since 2003, up 10% from last year, and up […]

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MBA vs MS in Management: Which is Right for You?

For recent college graduates or those with a few years of professional experience who are interested in pursuing a masters in business management program, George Mason’s School of Business offers the Mason MBA program and the Masters in Management program. Use the criteria below to compare these two masters in business management programs and determine […]

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MBA Careers: Top Skills Employers Seek in New Hires

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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