Written by: Jennifer Robison Published by: Gallup Workplace MBA News Digest Comment: None. Extracted Content: Millennials are the biggest age cohort in the U.S. workforce, the least engaged, the most likely to quit, and pingpong tables and free beer aren't fulfilling their notoriously high expectations of their employers one bit. And then the pandemic. And then remote work. And … [Read more...] about What Disruption Reveals About Engaging Millennial Employees
Written by: Georgetown University McDonough School of Business Published by: Georgetown University McDonough School of Business News Story MBA News Digest Comment: None. Extracted Content: When the MBA Program at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business decided to pilot a mentorship program in December 2019 to connect students and alumni, they could not have imagined the … [Read more...] about MBA Mentorship Program Matches Georgetown Students and Alumni for More than Career Advice
Written by: David DeLong and Sara Marcus Published by: Harvard Business Review MBA News Digest Comment: None. Extracted Content: Business leaders are being pressed to increase inclusion and diversity in their companies. But typical hiring practices that require resumes, background checks, drug tests, and degrees often exclude many low-skill, entry-level individuals, including the … [Read more...] about Imagine a Hiring Process Without Resumes
Written by: Dian Schaffhauser Published by: Campus Technology MBA News Digest Comment: None. Extracted Content: As the pandemic continues bringing change to higher education through the academic year, faculty, instructional designers and IT professionals are being more selective about the technology they choose for instructing and engaging students. While hundreds of education companies, … [Read more...] about Free Resources to Help with Remote Learning in 2021
Written by: Esteban Ortiz-Ospina and Charlie Giattino Published by: World Economic Forum MBA News Digest Comment: None. Extracted Content: The available data shows that in the 19th century people across the world used to work extremely long hours, but in the last 150 years working hours have decreased substantially, particularly in today’s richest countries. Click Here to … [Read more...] about These charts show how our working hours have changed
Written by: Patrick ThomasPublished by: The Wall Street Journal MBA News Digest Comment: None. Extracted Content: As people look for inventive ways to ride out the coronavirus-induced economic downturn, some are angling to go back to business school. We asked four experts to explain when it makes sense to invest the time and money required to earn a traditional, two-year masters of … [Read more...] about Do You Need to Get an M.B.A.?