AACSB Blog

  • Elliot Davis

    Addressing Alternatives to the Traditional Degree

    Recently AACSB members discussed how business schools will compete with alternative providers who are able to offer student learning data and deliver at a fraction of the cost of a traditional business degree.
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  • Ariel Allen

    Taking the Show on the Road—and Across the Water

    In a session titled Think Global Act Global: The Globalization of Degree Programs for Creating an Educational Experience Across Continents and Cultures, speakers Patricia Keegan of the Booth School of Business and Paul Matthyssens of Antwerp Management School shared their experiences in globalizing their respective programs. Read More

  • Ariel Allen

    "Think Big. Start Small. Scale Fast."

    The first day of the AACSB Annual Accreditation Conference could not have started on a more powerful note. Betsy Ziegler, dean of students and newly appointed chief innovation officer at Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management, gave conference attendees a fresh perspective on the future of business education. Read More

  • Jackson Nickerson

    Lead Successfully When Change Is Demanded

    Leading change is just one of several critical capabilities identified as an area in which significant development is required among appointed leaders. This can be a daunting task for department chairs and other posts, especially with limited or no authority. Read More

  • Howard Finch

    Emerging Opportunities for Business Schools

    Business education continues to evolve toward more experiential learning opportunities. As business education continues the trend of integrating the classroom with the workplace, students will grow and benefit from opportunities for direct placement within ongoing firms. Read More

  • Isabelle Fagnot

    Unstoppable Technology: The Future of Management Education Worldwide

    The future of business schools and management education worldwide can be looked at through various lenses. Through the lens of technology, I examine how this aspect of society has changed and will continue to shape management education, particularly in the way we lead. Read More