Babson College: Olin News
Disruptive tech and demographic change have shaped major changes in how business schools function. Applicants are more globally-mobile and institutions are fighting for talent.
May 17, 2015 21:53
Start-up ventures are red hot among MBAs, who are inspired by the likes of Uber and Airbnb. Silicon Valley innovation is increasingly a focus for business schools.
May 6, 2015 19:59
Skilling up and scaling up are not mutually exclusive pursuits. Business schools are temping entrepreneurs to their programs but start-ups remain wary of investing in education.
May 4, 2015 22:41
A female start-up culture is blossoming at business schools and beyond. Former corporate workers are launching businesses for greater control over pay and careers.
April 14, 2015 22:24
Entrepreneurs were once in a shallow minority at business schools – but corporate managers are flocking to the start-up scene at a rapid pace.
March 29, 2015 20:27
A head at the Royal Academy of Engineering says that quality training is central to the growth of UK start-ups, as online business school programs open up access.
March 24, 2015 22:20
European business schools have topped the FT’s 2015 online MBA ranking, as digital technology wields power in the global business education market.
March 9, 2015 23:51
More business schools are producing start-ups, as they employ successful entrepreneurs to provide mentorship and contacts.
February 22, 2015 20:49
A start-up investor has said that business schools are wrong for entrepreneurs, and that devising an academic program for them would be virtually impossible.
February 16, 2015 22:57
The disruptive influence of technology is altering the education world just as it is changing the business landscape. MBA programs are learning from Silicon Valley.
February 11, 2015 19:57