Members in the News: Central State University President Dr. Cynthia Jackson-Hammond Among Nation’s Businesswomen to Watch

Central State University President Dr. Cynthia Jackson-Hammond has joined the exclusive ranks of the nation’s top Businesswomen to Watch, selected by Bizwomen, a publication of the American City Business Journals. Bizwomen’s “Top 100 Women to Watch” honor recognizes some of the most respected female business executives in the United States for their impact on their … Continue reading Members in the News: Central State University President Dr. Cynthia Jackson-Hammond Among Nation’s Businesswomen to Watch

Time to Take on Greed: Why Business Schools Must Engage in Intellectual Activism

The next generation of corporate leaders are being taught risky practices with little regard for ethics. Educators need to challenge the status quo. “The fact that a businessman mired by controversial practices has become president-elect of the U.S. shows how legitimised such behaviour has become.” “How can you work in a business school?” The question … Continue reading Time to Take on Greed: Why Business Schools Must Engage in Intellectual Activism

Members in the News: Embry-Riddle and Temple top U.S. News online college rankings

For the second straight year, a private university specializing in aviation and aerospace has claimed the top spot in the U.S. News and World Report list of online bachelor’s degree programs. Just behind Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University – Worldwide in the rankings released Tuesday are several large public universities seeking to use technology to expand their … Continue reading Members in the News: Embry-Riddle and Temple top U.S. News online college rankings

BIG DATA: Business schools heed the call for more data-literate graduates

Deloitte Analytics and other companies have been pushing Canadian universities for years to produce more data-literate graduates to fill their talent needs. Their efforts appear to be paying off, with business schools ramping up their offerings in data analytics. “Being a leader in the digital analytics area, [Deloitte] has encouraged schools to broaden what skill … Continue reading BIG DATA: Business schools heed the call for more data-literate graduates

Employer-education tie-ups: Working for the firm

BUSINESS and business schools have a symbiotic relationship: the former looks to the latter to provide a steady stream of suitably qualified graduates into their companies year upon year. The connection between schools and companies is close but generally informal—firms suggest areas in which they feel the latest crop of graduates are lacking in knowledge, … Continue reading Employer-education tie-ups: Working for the firm

Embracing Modern Business Education is the Key to Becoming Exceptional

It is my philosophy that becoming ‘exceptional’ is about doing something that is unconventional and daring. A person with such characteristics and qualities is someone who is willing to go the extra mile to pursue a high-level goal or an extraordinary outcome.The online dictionaries define the word ‘exceptional’ as something that is rare, uncommon, better … Continue reading Embracing Modern Business Education is the Key to Becoming Exceptional

5 Ways Business Education Will Change In 2017 – According To MBAs

MBA students expect shorter, more customizable courses France's EDHEC Business School offers an intensive 10-month MBA Are traditional two-year MBA programs on the way out? Will online programs put an end to classroom-based study? What will the MBAs of the future learn? Where will they learn? And how? We spoke to MBAs from some of … Continue reading 5 Ways Business Education Will Change In 2017 – According To MBAs

Introducing the New Business Education Week

Happy New Year! Welcome back to campus for the start of a new semester. Each Friday morning since September 2003, ACBSP members have received an email with a link to download Business Education Week, a membership benefit exclusively for ACBSP members. Articles cover trending topics in business education and higher ed, updates from the ACBSP … Continue reading Introducing the New Business Education Week

Respond by Jan. 31: Call for Presentations & ACBSP Teaching Excellence Award

REMINDER: Two important deadlines are coming up later this month — both related to ACBSP Conference 2017, June 24-27 in Anaheim, California. The deadline to submit a response to the Call for Presentations is Tuesday, Jan. 31. All proposals must indicate one of the following concurrent conference tracks: Preparing Students for Career Success, Teaching Excellence, … Continue reading Respond by Jan. 31: Call for Presentations & ACBSP Teaching Excellence Award

Financial Times & McKinsey Announce Shortlist for 2016 Business Book Award

The Financial Times and McKinsey & Company...published the shortlist for the 2016 Financial Times and McKinsey Business Book of the Year Award on Sept. 8. Now in its twelfth year, the award is an essential calendar fixture for authors and the global business community alike. Each year it recognises a work which provides the most compelling … Continue reading Financial Times & McKinsey Announce Shortlist for 2016 Business Book Award