The summit has made a huge impact - especially on behalf of prospective students. Quite simply, it was a groundbreaking event.
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This program offered a global experience that was far more educational and authentic than any I could have had on my own. The Carlson students on the program spoke intimately with Chinese business executives about their work and the Chinese consumer market, they were invited to meals at local restaurants, karaoke, and even an end-of-year social exclusive to MBA students at Tsinghua University and their friends.
With the weather we've had this winter, it's hard to believe Minneapolis is consistently ranked as one of the top biking cities in the United States. In fact this year according to bicycling.com, Minneapolis is ranked number 1 this year. Beating out other "green" cities of Portland and Seattle. Why...
Whether you're just starting to research MBA programs, or you're already a confirmed student for the fall 2013 semester - cost is likely a consideration at the top of your mind. When planning for an MBA, the financial commitment involved is a strong consideration, one not to be taken lightly. Consider these tips to help you become as informed, prepared and comfortable with your MBA investment as possible:
Earlier this week, I had the great benefit of listening to the dean of the Carlson School, Sri Zaheer, speak at our monthly First Tuesday Speaker Series. Dean Zaheer addressed the changes in business and business education and how the Carlson School is at the forefront of these changes. As I listened, I was reminded of how honored I am to serve an institution that has such a strong impact nationally and globally through so many facets of business and business education. Dean Zaheer also pens her own blog through the Carlson School website and so you can read her complete 1st Tuesday address here.
On Friday and Saturday, we have some very exciting activities planned for approximately 30 prospective Full-Time MBA candidates from all over the United States. The Carlson MBA Program Office has partnered with Multicultural Affairs & Diversity Education (MADE) to host Carlson MBA Preview: Spotlight on Diversity...
Wherever you are in your MBA experience -- just starting to consider B-School, have already submitted applications, or are a current student -- the value of an MBA degree is likely at the forefront of your mind. How will your personal and professional life change? What will your post-MBA finances look like? Ultimately, what will this investment return for you?
Since winter has taken its grip on the Twin Cities, it's time to find a way to not only embrace winter but to wish it away at the same time. The St. Paul Winter Carnival is a great way to accomplish both.
It is widely understood that business is global and the Carlson Full-Time MBA was among one of the first few top-ranked programs to incorporate global experience requirement into the program. A global perspective and cross-cultural competence are highly valued in business and our goal is to ensure our students acquire a strong understanding of the global marketplace through practical and memorable experiences abroad.