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Cost-Effective Perks to Attract (and Keep) Top Talent

Posted on: 04/19/2019

Though health insurance remains one of the benefits employees value most, companies are getting creative to attract top talent. Research shows that employees appreciate perks such as flex time, on-site childcare, well-stocked pantries, nap rooms, free subscriptions, and classes. Research also indicates that a growing number of executives are open… Read more >

The Female Entrepreneur: Women Who Run Their World

Posted on: 04/17/2019

Over the last 15 years, women-owned firms have grown by 1.5 times the rate of other small enterprises and female small business owners will create an estimated 5 to 5.5 million new jobs nationwide by 2018. Check out the infographic below to learn more about the success of female entrepreneurship… Read more >

USC Marshall Celebrates International Women’s Day: Alumna Q&A

Posted on: 04/02/2019

The USC Marshall School of Business recently hosted its third annual International Women’s Day Celebration, bringing together women executives and other leaders to discuss and examine the key issues women in business face. The event, which was hosted on February 28th, included workshops, panel discussions and presentations from leaders across… Read more >

USC Marshall School of Business Online MBA Earns Top 5 U.S. News Ranking

Posted on: 01/24/2019

LOS ANGELES–U.S. News & World Report recently announced its 2019 Best Online MBA Programs. The University of Southern California Marshall School of Business Online MBA (OMBA) earned the number 5 ranking, highlighting Marshall’s commitment to academic excellence and to empowering modern business leaders. “The Marshall Online MBA attracts accomplished working… Read more >

USC Marshall School of Business Earns #1 Online MBA Ranking 2019 from Poets & Quants

Posted on: 10/09/2018

LOS ANGELES–Today, Poets & Quants announced that the USC Marshall School of Business earned the top ranking in the site’s survey of online MBA programs. Poets & Quants reports exclusively on the business education market, and its ranking focuses on three core measures: Admission standards and quality of incoming students… Read more >

Creating USC’s Online MBA: Interview with Academic Director Miriam Burgos

Posted on: 09/28/2018

As we recently explored, culture plays a vital role in creating a 2019 top-ranked online MBA program and for developing key leadership skills modern businesses need. An MBA program’s culture helps to nurture the softer skills that are harder to teach directly. More importantly, these skills are increasingly in demand… Read more >

Solving for Chaos: The Challenge of Modern Business Education

Posted on: 09/12/2018

This year is perhaps the year of volatility, so much so that no one seems to agree on whether we should be worried. In May, one markets reporter noted that there seemed to be little impact on stocks, despite a highly chaotic social and political climate. Two days later, another… Read more >

Building an MBA Program that Cultivates Leadership: It Starts with Culture

Posted on: 08/20/2018

Every business school wants its MBA students to be prepared for the challenges they will face as business leaders and decision makers. Too often, though, graduates are missing skills they need to drive success within their organizations. This isn’t to say that MBAs can’t be valuable in terms of professional… Read more >