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Study: Selection at Colleges and Universities Promote Inequality

America’s post-secondary education system helps perpetuate a dual system of racially segregated pathways that lead to white educational privilege, according to a report by the Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce.

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Posted in Diversity & Inclusion, Education

Gallery Guichard Teaches Chinese MBA Students About Art & Gallery Management

For the past two years, Gallery Guichard has worked with 12 international interns from China attending the Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT).

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Posted in Career Development, Education, Globalization, Latest News, Talent Management

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You Don’t Have to Be the Smartest Person in the Room

With leadership also comes teamwork and the wisdom to understand that “you don’t have to be the smartest person in the room.” My experience taught me to surround myself with people who were smarter than me. They gave me the knowledge I needed to lead.

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Posted in Career Development, Education, Latest News, Leadership, Talent Management

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Booker T. Washington Celebrated as Founder of Tuskegee University

A leading voice in industrial-vocational education, Washington founded the university 131 years ago.

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Posted in African Americans, Education

South African MBAs And The Struggle With Diversity by J. Todd Rhoad

Even though the majority of MBAs in South Africa are actually far more experienced, diversity is still lacking, or at the least, vastly under-represented at the executive levels of most businesses there. Things are changing, but perhaps too slowly.

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Posted in Africa, Education, Recruiting

You Can’t Afford Coaching. What To Do? by Talayah Stovall

Coaching is simply not affordable for everyone, especially those who are in the early stage of their careers. Fortunately, there are several options to individual coaching that can provide significant incremental progress toward one’s goals, whether thry relate to job performance or personal growth.

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Posted in Career Development, Education, Talent Management

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MBAs Across Borders: International Business Schools

As businesses become increasingly global, MBA programs are following suit with the emergence of truly international business schools, offering innovative courses that allow students to understand and experience business around the world.

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Posted in Education, Globalization

More US Students Look To Europe for MBA Programs

Americans are increasingly choosing MBA programs at top business schools overseas, and particularly in Europe, says recent QS research. Although almost 80% of MBA applicants worldwide would consider studying in the States, a perceived lack of global awareness encourages some home-grown U.S. talent to seek new and different pastures. “I wanted to get a more […]

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