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Nearly 9 in 10 Companies Plan to Hire MBA Graduates in 2017

Nearly 9 in 10 Companies Plan to Hire MBA Graduates in 2017

RESTON, Va., Jun. 20 (Korea Bizwire) — Corporate hiring plans for 2017 point to robust employment opportunities for graduates of MBA and business master’s programs, according to a new employer survey report from the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC). Globally, 86 percent of companies plan to hire recent MBA graduates this year, up from 79 [...]

New GMAT Exam Feature Offers Greater Control and Flexibility

New GMAT Exam Feature Offers Greater Control and Flexibility

RESTON, Va., Jun. 15 (Korea Bizwire) — In a continuing effort to enhance the GMAT exam experience for test takers, the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) today announced the upcoming launch of Select Section Order, a new feature that will provide candidates the flexibility to customize their GMAT experience by choosing the section order in [...]

Business Master’s Degree Not a Substitute for an MBA

Business Master’s Degree Not a Substitute for an MBA

RESTON, Va., May 16 (Korea Bizwire) — Three in 4 prospective graduate business school candidates who hold a prior master’s degree are considering enrolling in MBA programs, according to new research from the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC). Findings from the Council’s 2017 mba.com Prospective Students Survey Report released today show that the MBA remains [...]

What Women Want and Why a Larger Share of Them Enroll in Business Master’s Rather Than MBA Programs

What Women Want and Why a Larger Share of Them Enroll in Business Master’s Rather Than MBA Programs

RESTON, Va., Mar. 8 (Korea Bizwire) — Globally, women represent a greater share of the applicant pool than men in many of the business master’s programs, such as marketing, accounting and management. Women, however, are still underrepresented in MBA classrooms in the United States and around the world. What Women Want: A Blueprint for Change [...]

Change Makers: 2 in 5 Alumni Currently Work in an Industry They Hadn’t Considered Prior to Enrollment

Change Makers: 2 in 5 Alumni Currently Work in an Industry They Hadn’t Considered Prior to Enrollment

RESTON, Va., Feb. 28 (Korea Bizwire) — More than half of graduate business school alumni are currently employed in an industry or job function they did not have experience in prior to entering business school, according to a report released today by the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC), a nonprofit organization of leading graduate business [...]

SK Telecom’s Travelling ICT Experience Center ‘T.um Mobile’ Goes to Barcelona

SK Telecom’s Travelling ICT Experience Center ‘T.um Mobile’ Goes to Barcelona

Seoul, Korea, Feb. 21 (Korea Bizwire) – SK Telecom (NYSE:SKM) today announced that it will bring T.um Mobile, a travelling ICT museum, to Barcelona to provide Spanish children with the chance to experience cutting-edge technologies. T.um Mobile will be opened as part of the Youth Mobile Festival (YoMo) Barcelona at Fira Montjuic, from February 27 [...]

University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus Selects Brocade Ruckus Wi-Fi Solution to Provide Students with Best-in-Class Online Experience

University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus Selects Brocade Ruckus Wi-Fi Solution to Provide Students with Best-in-Class Online Experience

KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA, Nov. 15 (Korea Bizwire) – Brocade (NASDAQ: BRCD) today announced that the University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus (UNMC) has become the first site in Asia Pacific to implement a complete networking solution that combines both Brocade® network switches and Wi-Fi access systems from Ruckus Wireless, which was acquired by Brocade in May [...]

“Merck More than a Mother” Addresses Infertility Challenges and Solutions in Africa in Partnership with IFFS

“Merck More than a Mother” Addresses Infertility Challenges and Solutions in Africa in Partnership with IFFS

NEW DELHI, India, Nov. 3 (Korea Bizwire) — Merck (http://www.MerckGroup.com), a leading science and technology company, through “Merck More than a Mother” (www.MerckMoreThanaMother.com) in partnership with the International Federation of Fertility Societies (IFFS) conducted a panel to address infertility challenges and solutions in Africa at the IFFS World Congress in New Delhi, India. The ministers, [...]

Growing Demand for World-Class Professionals Drives New Certification Program

Growing Demand for World-Class Professionals Drives New Certification Program

WHITBY, ON, Sept. 30 (Korea Bizwire) – International Institute of Business Analysis™ (IIBA®) is pleased to announce the release of the new multi-level certification for business analysis professionals worldwide. The certification is competency-based using the business community’s standardized and essential resource — A Guide to the Business Analysis Body of Knowledge (BABOK® Guide) v3. The [...]

RedHill Biopharma Announces Research Collaboration with Stanford University for YELIVA™

RedHill Biopharma Announces Research Collaboration with Stanford University for YELIVA™

TEL-AVIV, Israel, Sept. 12 (Korea Bizwire) — RedHill Biopharma Ltd. (NASDAQ:RDHL) (TASE:RDHL) (“RedHill” or the “Company”), a biopharmaceutical company primarily focused on development and commercialization of late clinical-stage, proprietary, orally-administered, small molecule drugs for gastrointestinal and inflammatory diseases and cancer, today announced a research collaboration with Stanford University School of Medicine (“Stanford”) for the evaluation [...]