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The Business Case for Business Schools in the Year 2039
March 06, 2019
Here's how business schools can survive and thrive in an age of artificial intelligence and automation.
6 Myths About AACSB Accreditation Standards
February 07, 2019
As chief accreditation officer at AACSB, I am frequently asked the same questions repeatedly, many of which are based on myths. Here are the six I hear most frequently—and their truths.
The Business Impact of Business Analytics
July 19, 2018
Here's how a demand for analytics talent, supply of faculty expertise, and an ecosystem of interested businesses and research centers have come together to create business impact.
What Keeps Deans Up At Night
February 21, 2019
Being a business school dean is a challenging job, with many shared pain points among deans. Here are some of the main issues we heard from other deans at a recent Deans Conference session.
What Do Employers Want From Business Schools?
January 08, 2019
Marco De Novellis
Providing the right talent for today's workforce is one major deliverable for business schools, but what else should they be doing to meet the needs of business?
Digital Intelligence: A Key Competence for the Future of Work
March 04, 2019
In the future, one of the responsibilities of schools will be to help students develop their digital intelligence to adapt easily to changes and cope with potential technological threats.
5 Ways Business Schools Are Changing
November 12, 2018
Marco De Novellis
Social, technological, and geopolitical changes have caused business schools to change how they do everything—from delivering curriculum to conceptualizing business as a discipline.
MBA vs Master’s: Why Some Business Schools Are Closing Their MBA Programs
May 02, 2019
Marco De Novellis
While the MBA remains the world’s most sought-after graduate management degree, recent data suggests that some business schools are closing their MBA programs in favor of master’s degrees.
An Inside Look at AACSB’s 2020 Business Standards Formation
May 06, 2019
Business Accreditation Task Force members have collectively led over 40 conversations around the world, with all types of audiences. Here's how the standards are shaping up based on this input.
5 Alternative MBA Programs Meeting Learner Needs
September 27, 2019
Marco De Novellis
Is the traditional MBA format still relevant today? Some schools are innovating their programs to accommodate the shifting demands of learners and the workforce.
Myths 7 and 8 About AACSB Accreditation Standards: Faculty Qualifications
April 05, 2019
Standard 15 is a dense standard with a lot to unpack, but AACSB has some built-in exceptions to account for unusual faculty cases.
Business Innovations From B-School Innovators
September 04, 2019
Three examples from AACSB's Innovations That Inspire challenge highlight new ways business schools globally are developing products and services to improve businesses.
Transforming the Business School Through Donor Relationships
February 26, 2019
Ensuring that your school's mission resonates with the people in the community is an important beginning to forging partnerships with CEOs, business owners, and entrepreneurs.
Responsible Research and the Search for Real Impact
January 22, 2019
Many business schools struggle to quantify their research impact. See how a network of business scholars and affiliates has set out to change that.
Faculty Salaries in Relation to AACSB Qualification Categories
April 23, 2019
Newly released data from the 2018–19 Staff Compensation & Demographics Survey show faculty salaries as they relate to AACSB faculty qualification categories.
The Buzz on the Proposed 2020 Business Accreditation Standards: Members Respond
October 16, 2019
We've received great feedback since unveiling the proposed standards last month at GAC. Here's what members are saying.
Business Schools Are Adapting to the Needs of Students and Employers
August 23, 2019
Contrary to recent opinions on the decline and "crisis" of the MBA, business schools are on the forefront of innovation, generating creative opportunities to deliver the education both students and employers want.
2020 Proposed Business Accreditation Standards: Exposure Draft 1 Unveiled
September 24, 2019
The Business Accreditation Task Force that guides this process has received input from thousands of people from all around the world, and that member input is reflected in this exposure draft.
Blockchain in Business Education
September 03, 2019
Given the transformational role of blockchain technology in business, schools need to create solid curriculum to prepare key contributors in the workforce.
Business Education and Historically Black Colleges and Universities
March 01, 2019
Alicia J Jackson
Edward L Davis
Barron H Harvey
HBCUs are an important and integral part of the higher education system in the U.S., and they play a vital role for people of color seeking a unique and special educational experience.