Strategy

A Wharton professor says late boomers and Gen X will take centre stage over millennials by 2030 — here’s why we should be paying attention to them

Mauro Guillén is an expert on global market trends and professor at the Wharton School, where he holds the Zandman Professorship in International Management and teaches executives, MBAs, and undergraduates. The following is an excerpt from his new book, “2030: How Today’s Biggest Trends Will Collide and Reshape the Future […]
A Wharton professor says late boomers and Gen X will take centre stage over millennials by 2030 — here’s why we should be paying attention to them
Markets

Elite US business schools are losing their appeal, and ‘a disruptive American political environment’ could be to blame

The number of applicants to American business schools reported a 7% drop in 2018, according to findings released by Graduate Management Admission Council on Monday. International applications plunged 10.5%, while domestic applications declined by 1.8%. Business school programs in Canada and Europe, on the other hand, saw solid growth from […]
Elite US business schools are losing their appeal, and ‘a disruptive American political environment’ could be to blame
Strategy

A professor who taught MBA students for 15 years says the jobs today’s graduates dream of are very different from the ones they used to want

A Columbia University psychology professor, who has taught MBA students at New York University and the London School of Economics, says they increasingly want to become entrepreneurs. Research suggests that few MBA grads go on to start their own companies – except at top programs for aspiring entrepreneurs. Opinions differ […]
A professor who taught MBA students for 15 years says the jobs today’s graduates dream of are very different from the ones they used to want