Join ACBSP in Toronto for the 2017 Global Conference & Accreditation Forum

November 8-11, 2017  Toronto Marriott Downtown Eaton Centre  Toronto, Ontario, Canada Early Registration Ends October 6! The Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) invites you to register for the 2017 ACBSP Global Conference & Accreditation Forum. Customize your conference experience by choosing from two options. Option One: Register for the Accreditation Forum: Wed., … Continue reading Join ACBSP in Toronto for the 2017 Global Conference & Accreditation Forum

How the Humanities Can Train Entrepreneurs

A Canadian business program [in candidacy for ACBSP accreditation] is making literature, philosophy, and the arts part of the curriculum in hopes of enhancing both fields of study—and students’ careers—in the process. HAMILTON, Ontario—On a sun-splashed quadrangle suffused with the enthusiasm of a new semester, Pearl Bakhtiari sat cross-legged on the grass and made a … Continue reading How the Humanities Can Train Entrepreneurs

Members in the News: David K. Ho Named a Lifetime Achiever by Marquis Who’s Who

"Mr. Ho has been endorsed by Marquis Who's Who as a leader in the business administration and education industries." Marquis Who's Who, the world's premier publisher of biographical profiles, is proud to name David K. Ho a Lifetime Achiever. An accomplished listee, Mr. Ho celebrates many years' experience in his professional network, and has been … Continue reading Members in the News: David K. Ho Named a Lifetime Achiever by Marquis Who’s Who

Are Business Schools Transforming Individuals And Influencing Business Practices?

To create responsible leaders of the future, business schools need to adopt a more holistic approach to education. Regardless of where they are in the globe, a common theme running through the mission statements of top business educational institutions is the commitment to develop responsible, thoughtful leaders who will create value for their organisations and … Continue reading Are Business Schools Transforming Individuals And Influencing Business Practices?

ACBSP President & CEO Jeffrey Alderman to Judge the Opening and Semifinal Rounds of the 2017 Enactus World Cup in London

The 2017 Enactus World Cup takes place next week in London, England, bringing together a select group of 3,500 student, business and academic leaders from around the globe to showcase the entrepreneurial action and shared innovation that transforms lives and creates a better future. Jeffery Alderman, President/CEO of the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and … Continue reading ACBSP President & CEO Jeffrey Alderman to Judge the Opening and Semifinal Rounds of the 2017 Enactus World Cup in London

Prove You Are Ready to Go From College to MBA

Applicants need to convince the admissions committee why their MBA dreams cannot wait. Over the past decade, business schools have become increasingly open to admitting younger applicants, realizing that such candidates can make significant contributions to the classroom dynamic despite their lack of postcollege professional experience. It’s important to understand, though, that such candidates must … Continue reading Prove You Are Ready to Go From College to MBA

GMAC Launches Study In India Initiative In Partnership With 9 Leading Indian Business Schools

The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC), has partnered with 9 leading Indian B-schools — including Great Lakes Institute of Management (candidate for ACBSP accreditation of its business programs) —  to launch the Study in India initiative. New Delhi:  In its endeavor to strengthen India's position as a global graduate management education hub, the Graduate Management … Continue reading GMAC Launches Study In India Initiative In Partnership With 9 Leading Indian Business Schools

ACBSP Deans Symposium: “Strategic plans don’t take you to a point. They place you on a trajectory.” — Shane Griffith, Lee University

Strategic Planning During Challenging Times. Successful Fundraising for Deans. Leading and Sustaining Accreditation. What Makes an Effective Dean? These topics and more were addressed last week at the ACBSP Deans Symposium in Chicago. Approximately 120 deans, aspiring deans, and chairs came to share best practices and learn innovative ways of tackling their most challenging situations. … Continue reading ACBSP Deans Symposium: “Strategic plans don’t take you to a point. They place you on a trajectory.” — Shane Griffith, Lee University

Members in the News: Tiffin University’s Kristina Collins Named Vice Provost

TIFFIN UNIVERSITY, Tiffin, OH— Kristina Collins, assistant professor of management at Tiffin University, was named vice provost for academic excellence, distinctiveness and effectiveness, according to Dr. Peter Holbrook, provost. Professor Collins will lead the academic affairs team responsible for advancing TU’s academic excellence, distinctiveness and effectiveness. She and her team will be responsible for supporting the provost … Continue reading Members in the News: Tiffin University’s Kristina Collins Named Vice Provost