Business School

(redirected from B-school)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus.

Business School

A college that offers undergraduate and/or postgraduate degrees representing study of business. These schools offer theoretical, and perhaps also practical, coursework in how to manage a company, construct a business model and generally run a business. In business school, one may concentrate in fields like accounting, entrepreneurship, finance, marketing and supply chain management, among others. See also: Masters of business administration, Bachelor of business administration.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
They have to eat there, have quiet study there, have group discussions there, go to events to hear speakers there--plus go to class," says architect Jill Lerner, who has been part of at least 10 b-school projects led by New York City-based Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates.
Summary: Top companies are going beyond B-schools to recruit graduates from leading colleges.
Recent B-school alumni might complain about not making millions upon graduation.
A strong pool of research-oriented resident and international faculty from reputed B-schools has been a key factor that helped the ISB to emerge as one of the leading B Schools with its cutting edge research and pedagogy.
Summary: B-School Class of 2010 Getting Jobs at Higher Rate Than Last Year's Graduates
The University of Wollongong in Dubai (UOWD) has won the best business school leadership award at the recently held Asia's Best B-School Awards in Singapore.
In interpreting the data this year, we have stepped back and tried to pick-up the broad trends in b-school hiring in 2010, compared to what they were prior to the Wall Street meltdown.
Although I made it back for several of my B-School reunions, including my 25th, I missed my more recent ones, including my 35th.
A B-school graduate from Stanford, she cut her teeth at Deloitte and Unilever, and worked with a cleantech focussed Silicon Valley venture capital fund before her current avatar.
Having obtained an MBA myself and having hired MBAs for an investment bank, I can tell you that very little of what you learn in B-school is of value to a law firm.
Referring to Harbinger's April 1 presentation to another investor group, Media General said it was the first time it had heard "Harbinger's 'prescription' for Media General: 'Do better" (clothed in B-school jargon).
Many leaders hide behind buzzwords, shoptalk and B-school jargon.