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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.
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Faculty members have shared the experience of introducing the course and its outcomes, while learning from other B-schools about their experiences.
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.
Traditional B-schools may not be able to provide the comprehensive knowhow needed to take over and run a family business solely via case studies, he warns.
IMT Ghaziabad, which came second in overall rankings, was adjudged the best B-School with networking potential, and thirdranked Indian Institute of Planning and Management (IIPM) retained its No.
Asia's Best B-School Awards are presented to individuals and institutions which have surpassed several levels of excellence and have set an example of being a role model providing exemplary leadership, building institutions through leadership, innovation, and academic and industry interface.
In producing this comprehensive blueprint, adopt an old B-school philosophy I've followed for years: what gets measured gets done.
Many leaders hide behind buzzwords, shoptalk and B-school jargon.
And yet, even as they deploy recruiters to lure 2007's stars with the promise of six-figure salaries, CEOs are openly griping about the relevance of b-school curriculums and the deficiencies of their newly minted MBAs.
B-School deans realized that reputation management is a critical component impacting rankings and responded by using a variety of marketing measures, one of which was to "brand" their MBA program.
And maybe that's the answer to the old B-school riddle: If the airlines realized they were in the service business rather than the transportation business, they'd still be doing well.
But after accruing the big B-school loans, many new grads may be eager to start on a job that guarantees a monthly paycheck rather than making investments for an independent business.