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Last Updated Apr 19, 2018 by

MBA News You Need: Demand Increases for Data-Driven Degrees, Wharton Launches New Health Initiative, Yale SOM MBA Students Study Ethics in the Holocaust, and More

Each week we collect all the MBA news that’s fit to print to give you a quick overview of the latest trending topics from top schools around the world. Here’s your quick MBA News You Need digest for the week of April 19, 2018.  MBA Students Demand Data Science Degrees... Read more »

Last Updated Apr 13, 2018 by

Fridays from the Frontline: 5 Reasons to Attend Tuck Military Visit Day in the Spring

Fridays from the Frontline Many business schools have stepped up their veteran outreach in recent years. In addition to government-subsidized financial aid unique to military personnel, like the Post-9/11 G.I. Bill and the Yellow Ribbon Program, a handful of schools also offer fellowships like Olin’s Veterans Association Scholarship. Conferences, events,... Read more »

Last Updated Apr 12, 2018 by

MBA News You Need: Yale SOM Doubles Student-Led Conferences, HBS Professors Discuss U.S./China Trade War, Cryptocurrency Curriculum Explosion, and More

Each week we collect all the MBA news that’s fit to print to give you a quick overview of the latest trending topics from top schools around the world. Here’s your quick MBA News You Need digest for the week of April 12, 2018. Yale SOM Student-Led Conferences More Than... Read more »

Last Updated Apr 12, 2018 by

Top #MBA Tweets Spotlight: #Facebook

Following revelations about the 2016 U.S. Presidential elections from Cambridge Analytica, Facebook founder, Mark Zuckerberg, took a raised seat in front of U.S. Congress this week to testify regarding the tech company’s data use and structure. Billions of people use Facebook—liking pictures, sharing memes, creating events and directly or indirectly... Read more »

Last Updated Apr 6, 2018 by

Passion + Career? Online UNC Business Essentials Course Helps Prospective MBA Applicants Hone Future Goals

Fridays from the Frontline Somewhere in the 5th century, Confucious wrote, “Take a job you love and you’ll never have to work a day in your life.” No doubt this sage advice is easier said than done, especially in this day and age. I personally find the musician Thor Harris’ take... Read more »

Last Updated Apr 5, 2018 by

Top #MBA Tweets Spotlight: MIT / Sloan School of Management

Since LiveWire lit up with news from MBA candidates for MIT / Sloan this week, we wanted to highlight the business school in this edition of Top #MBA Tweets Spotlight. While Round 2 results rolled out this week, there’s still time to apply in Round 3: Read our blog from... Read more »

Last Updated Mar 30, 2018 by

Fridays from the Frontline: HBS Student Shares Why Applying in Round 3 Made Sense

Fridays from the Frontline Better late than never? For b-school hopefuls who for one reason or another let the Round 1 and Round 2 deadlines pass them by, conventional wisdom has often been to wait until next year. But most schools do feature a Round 3, and for the right... Read more »

Last Updated Mar 29, 2018 by

Top #MBA Tweets Spotlight: Northwestern / Kellogg School of Management

As Round 2 results from Northwestern / Kellogg streamed into LiveWire this week, we wanted to highlight the business school in this edition of Top #MBA Tweets Spotlight. Their Twitter feed was filled with plenty of research, digging into such trends as Facebook and healthcare: Is it too late to... Read more »

Last Updated Mar 22, 2018 by

Top #MBA Tweets Spotlight: U.S. News & World Report Ranking

This year’s U.S. News & World Report ranking of the nation’s best MBA programs rolled out earlier this week and the b-school community was abuzz about them.  We’re rounding up Twitter posts from the top schools in this edition of Top #MBA Tweets Spotlight. Since there are more to rankings than just... Read more »

Last Updated Mar 16, 2018 by

A Booth Story with a Surprise Ending

Fridays from the Frontline Scanning the web recently for interesting content to share from current MBA students, we couldn’t help but notice the following touching story out of the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. It arose as part of Booth Stories, which is a storytelling hour similar to... Read more »

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