Written by: Jim Jorstad Published by: Government Technology MBA News Digest Comment: None. Extracted Content: The pandemic has fundamentally changed our current way of life. From vaccines to masking in public, to looking for new opportunities, to telework – all of these issues are colliding to reshape how we live, work and play. Nowhere are these challenges more dramatic than in the world of … [Read more...] about The Great Exodus: Is IT Talent Leaving Higher Ed?
Written by: Anatoly Zhuplev and Robert Koepp Published by:IGI Global MBA News Digest Comment: Publication release date is October, 2021. Extracted Content: Over the past two centuries, the world’s socio-economic progression has gone through profound paradigm changes unfolding along four major development stages. Higher education has been an important part of this process. The accelerated pace … [Read more...] about Global Trends, Dynamics, and Imperatives for Strategic Development in Business Education in an Age of Disruption
Written by: Karen Nikos-Rose and Timothy Akin Published by: BusinessWire MBA News Digest Comment: None. Extracted Content: The University of California, Davis, Graduate School of Management today announced a pilot program to offer its online MBA students the option to apply for interest-free deferred tuition payments, increasing access and affordability to the nationally ranked business school. … [Read more...] about UC Davis Graduate School of Management to Offer Interest-Free Deferred Tuition for Online MBA Students
Written by: Wilfried R. Vanhonacker Published by: AACSB Insights MBA News Digest Comment: None. Extracted Content: As Jim Barksdale, the co-founder of Netscape, once put it during a call to the company’s investors: “There are only two ways to make money: bundling and unbundling.” In education, just as in business, the reality is that some people add and others subtract. As business schools, we … [Read more...] about The Unbundling of Business Education
Written by: Francie Diep Published by: The Chronicle of Higher Education MBA News Digest Comment: None. Extracted Content: Florida International University appears as a top-50 university on three lists. By 2025, it wants be on 10. On the University of Houston’s strategic-plan website, it lists a prominent “milestone”: that Houston “will rank among the top 75 and then among the top 50 public … [Read more...] about Colleges Still Obsess Over National Rankings. For Proof, Look at Their Strategic Plans.
Written by: University of Phoenix Published by: BusinessWire MBA News Digest Comment: None. Extracted Content: University of Phoenix is participating in the SHRM Conference, West Hall, Booth #12063, and highlighting a strategic collaboration with Emsi, a leader in labor market analysis, that changes the way we think about higher education and its connections to careers. Focused on instilling … [Read more...] about University of Phoenix and Emsi Collaborate to Map Skills Taught in the Classroom to Those Desired by Today’s Workplace and Built into Degree Curriculum