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Choosing an MBA Program–Where Can You Do Your Best Work?

Darden is in the talent discovery and development business. We look pretty far and wide for excellent inbound talent with which to fulfill our mission, “to improve society by developing principled leaders for the world of practical affairs.” And then … Continue reading

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Getting to 'Yes' From an Attitude of 'No'

“In his remarks at last year’s commencement, in May, The New York Times reported, University of Connecticut President Michael Hogan addressed the phenomenon of students’ turning down jobs, with no alternatives, because they didn’t feel the jobs were good enough. … Continue reading

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Getting an MBA: When and Where

This fall, I am traveling extensively, reaching out to prospective applicants to the Darden School of Business at University of Virginia. Though my trips entail a lot of public speaking, I am listening too. The people … Continue reading

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Why Blog? Why Twitter?

“I don’t want to look like a fool,” replied my friend, the CEO, when asked why he didn’t blog or Twitter—he saw plenty of fools in the blogosphere. Another friend, a professor of law, stared at … Continue reading

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