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Why Study Business?

By Wed, Apr 15, 2015 1:55AM UTC 11 Comments

It is almost impossible to live your life without coming into contact with the business world on some level, from the clothes you wear to the food you eat, business is all around you. There are myriad opportunities within this world for your business career path; however, a key stepping-stone to success often starts with...

Getting into Business School: Essay tips from those who read them

By Sat, Dec 21, 2013 3:57AM UTC 1 Comment

MBA admissions teams at business schools like Rutgers Business School use admissions essays to learn more about the real you: the person behind that GPA, GMAT score, and resume. Writing an impressive, impactful essay is an important way to distinguish yourself in the admissions process. Here are some tips for writing a good business school...

Lamar MBA Program is busy in November

By Thu, Nov 14, 2013 7:02AM UTC 1 Comment

Hey! It is November again! And this means it’s a busy time here in our MBA office and for MBA students alike. Students are continuing to work hard to chase their best grades with the end of semester in sight and the scent of Christmas creeping up. They are also busy contemplating their next step...

Get to know the Lamar MBA Team

By Thu, Nov 07, 2013 4:29AM UTC 0 Comment

Hey! This is the first blog from the Lamar University MBA team! We are excited to keep you up to date with what is going on here in Southeast Texas and help you learn more about the Lamar MBA experience. I’m sitting here wondering what should we tell you about first? Ourselves? The MBA program?...

The Changing Face of the MBA

By Thu, Jul 11, 2013 2:05PM UTC 0 Comment

The Changing Face of the MBA

Source: via Andrew on Pinterest

Aside from the introduction of online courses in 1987, MBA programs have faced few revolutionary changes in recent years. However, the inclusion of social and environmental themes within the curriculum have elicited subtle modifications across numerous MBA programs. The infographic above outlines how some of these changes are influencing not only the MBA programs themselves, but also graduates and their impact on the professional...