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2014-06-11 08:37:27

University of Maryland's Smith School of Business and Peking University's Guanghua School of Management Host 9th Annual Event COLLEGE PARK, Md., June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- MBA students from the United States, China and Israel pitched their ideas for businesses in China, vying for $2,750 in cash prizes from the University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business and Peking University in the 2014 China Business Model Competition. The annual competition is...

2014-05-28 23:09:54

Two Dynamic Presenters, Wharton Professors Saikat Chaudhuri and David Robertson, on “Incubating Innovation in Established Firms” and “Managing Innovation: Lessons from the LEGO Group” San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) May 28, 2014 Important: Only One Week Left to Apply What: Through intensive lectures and hands-on exercises, the Wharton Seminars for Business Journalists, led by the Wharton School’s most prominent professors, helps reporters gain a better understanding of key business...

2014-05-26 04:21:28

SHANGHAI, May 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LinkedIn intends to succeed in the China market where other foreign firms have failed by localising its product and running its business like a high-energy start-up. That's the word from LinkedIn Co-founder Reid Hoffman and its China President Derek Shen who were among the panellists gathered in CEIBS' signature glass pyramid tonight to discuss business opportunities from a venture capitalist's perspective. CEIBS Executive President Professor Zhu...

2014-05-06 23:08:47

Wharton Professors Saikat Chaudhuri and David Robertson on “Incubating Innovation in Established Firms” and “The Balance Between Creativity and Constraints” San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) May 06, 2014 What: Through intensive lectures and hands-on exercises, the Wharton Seminars for Business Journalists, led by the Wharton School’s most prominent professors, help reporters gain a better understanding of key business and economic issues. This one-day program will feature Wharton...

2014-05-05 23:03:52

Dana Cita wins First Wharton Social Impact Prize with an Educational Lending Platform to Help Indonesian Students Pay for School Philadelphia, Pa. (PRWEB) May 05, 2014 The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania announced that student team Slidejoy won the $30,000 Perlman Grand Prize of the 2014 Wharton Business Plan Competition. The prize was awarded at the Wharton School’s annual Venture Finals on May 1, 2014, where student Finalists received more than $125,000 in combined...

2014-04-30 12:27:09

New book provides gender-based roadmap to succeed in business school STAMFORD, Conn., April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Despite high ambition and tremendous talent, many women MBAs continue to run into professional roadblocks that disrupt or even derail their careers. "There are a lot of factors at play, but a common one is the under-utilization of business school as a mechanism to propel us toward our goals," says accomplished author and speaker Nicole Lindsay. Lindsay is the author...

2014-04-24 23:11:02

The John Cook School Business at Saint Louis University announced a new format for the Master of International Business starting fall 2014. The 21-month program includes a new, blended learning format that combines in-class meetings one Saturday each month with a second class virtually delivered that comes with the option to attend on campus. St. Louis, Missouri (PRWEB) April 24, 2014 The new format – with one required class on campus each month and a second class virtually delivered or...

2014-03-21 08:28:17

HBX CORe will teach the language of business to undergrads, non-business grad students and those early in their careers BOSTON, March 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Harvard Business School today announced the launch of HBX, a digital learning initiative aimed at broadening the School's reach and deepening its impact. In HBX the School has created an innovative platform to support the delivery of distinctive online business-focused offerings, including HBX CORe, a primer on the fundamentals...

2014-03-11 00:22:30

-- New edition includes rankings of programs in business, law, STEM and more -- WASHINGTON, March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. News & World Report, publisher of the Best Colleges rankings, today released highlights of the 2015 Best Graduate Schools online at www.usnews.com/grad. The 2015 edition includes rankings for five of the largest professional graduate school disciplines - business, law, education, engineering and medicine - as well as specialty rankings within each...

2014-02-27 23:31:38

ContactMonkey extends an exclusive offer to graduating students at the Richard Ivey School of Business, Schulich School of Business and the Rotman School of Management to track emails in Gmail and Outlook at no cost. Toronto, Canada (PRWEB) February 27, 2014 You’ve worked hard to earn your degree, and now it’s time to make the most of it and find yourself a job out in the real world to flex your newly-built business muscles. The only problem? You’re not the only one looking for jobs...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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