In the back-to-school spirit, our
September 1 issue
featured a special package that looked at
children's education. Continuing that seasonal theme, in this issue
we've compiled a special report on the latest in business
"Business schools are tremendously influential on the business
world and, as an extension of that, society as a whole," says Tracy
Staton, the senior editor who developed and executed the report.
"But companies aren't just on the receiving end. They help shape
business education through their recruiting strategies and their
demands on the fastest-growing segment of business schools,
execu-tive education programs. Ultimately, company requests for
special courses don't just affect executive-ed programs, but
trickle down into MBA and EMBA instruction. It made sense, then,
for us to look at both sides of that coin: trends at the MBA
schools, and trends in demand for executive education."
In the online edition of American Way
a feature on ethics in education. I've
included below some interesting tidbits on b-school rankings, MBA
salary stats, and more.
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MBA, ALL THE WAY
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