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Posted March 03, 2015 by

Young college women graduates don’t negotiate – is that true?

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Business team having a meeting in an office. Photo courtesy of Shutterstock.

In the business environment, having the ability to negotiate efficiently is vital. If you want to succeed and help your company thrive, there’s no way you can avoid negotiations. In recent years, an upsetting trend has been materializing among female negotiators. Young women in particular who have recently graduated from business school don’t bargain. It’s not that they can’t, they just don’t want to do it. Avoiding negotiations may impact their future careers, so the question is – why are women graduates so terrified of negotiating? (more…)

Posted January 26, 2015 by

Want to be a More Educated Entrepreneur? Schools Attended by Successful Founders

Back in the day, if you wanted to start your own business, it was simple. You went to business school after graduating high school. But things were simple back then, unlike the big conglomerate world of today, filled with marketing campaigns, SEO, social media, analytics and so much more. In addition, the competition is unparalleled by anything in the past. With the vast ways to advertise and the variety of media, it can be nearly impossible to rise up above the big brands with huge advertising budgets under their belts. (more…)

Posted October 06, 2014 by

Is an MBA Necessary to Startup Your Tech Business?

If you have thought about running your own tech business without pursuing your MBA, it may not be out of the question.  There are some people you have probably heard of who’ve accomplished this task.  On the other hand, the more knowledge you get before attempting to start a company can only better prepare you.  Either way, here is an infographic to help you learn more about having your own startup. (more…)

Posted July 29, 2014 by

One Reflection of What Business School is Like

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Group of students in business school. Photo courtesy of Shutterstock.

For anyone considering going to business school, one student shares what his experience has been like so far in the following post.

I recently completed my first year at Booth and felt compelled to share my experiences and advice through a follow-up post to: To Anyone Considering an MBA (more…)

Posted July 09, 2014 by

The Best Paying Wall Street Jobs & How to Make It There

Saurabh Tyagi

Saurabh Tyagi

As a college graduate there are good chances that you must have dreamt of flying in private jets, cruising around the world in your own private yachts and dining out at some of the best restaurants like Noma. But all the good things in life come for a price, and to pay that price you have to have a well paying job (unless you have inherited a goldmine from your father). Wall Street has helped create many rags to riches stories. Here are some Wall Street jobs which can help you translate your dreams into reality with general career advice to make it there. (more…)

Posted June 27, 2014 by

Want Recruiters to Accept Your MBA Recommendation Letters? 5 Tips to Remember

When trying to get people to write letters of recommendation for business school, remember these five tips to impress recruiters in the following post.

Business, it is often said, is all about relationships. Success often hinges more on whom, rather than what, you know. That’s one reason it’s important to secure superior recommendation letters when applying to graduate business school programs. If you can show MBA admissions committees that you’ve done a great and strategic job networking with impressive people who are willing to

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Posted June 04, 2014 by

Why Recruiters Might Accept You into Business School with a Less than Impressive Academic Record as an Undergraduate

For recruiters considering your MBA applications to business school, what could make the difference between you being accepted or rejected?  Find out in the following post.

A lot can change between the time you’re 18 and, say, 28. Let’s say straight out of high school wasn’t your most studious and sensible life period (you’re definitely not alone) and your undergrad GPA reflected that. But as you got a few more years of experience under your belt, you settled down

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Posted May 02, 2014 by

Considering an MBA Before Pursuing Jobs for Recent College Graduates? 5 Reasons to Get One

If you have thought about earning an MBA before pursuing jobs for recent college graduates, the following post has five reasons that suggest why doing so is a good idea.

Everyone knows getting an MBA might increase your salary and give you access to new career opportunities. But there are others reasons that aren’t discussed as often why business school might be worth your investment. If you’re on the fence about enrolling in an MBA program and aren’t sure whether it’s the

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Posted April 01, 2014 by

Graduated with a Business Degree and Looking for Entry Level Jobs? Some Positions to Consider

If you have earned a business degree and are searching for entry level jobs, there are positions in the following post that you might want to consider.

Finding entry level jobs is tough. Options are limited and applicants are many. However, business graduates are lucky to have skills that they can apply to a variety of entry level jobs. If you have good communication and…

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Posted February 20, 2014 by

Will an MBA Help Those Searching Jobs for Recent College Graduates?

If you are searching jobs for recent college graduates and want to get an MBA, make sure it is the right decision for you.  The following post might help make it clearer for you.

When the almighty MBA degree is bestowed, you may think your career path woes will be solved forever. An MBA (supposedly) puts you on the fast track to wealth and business success. But before you get ahead of yourself and start dreaming of which ridiculously expensive car you’ll buy and what

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