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Return on the Educational Investment

Here we are at Darden’s graduation weekend. The Class of 2010 justifiably celebrates the achievement of an MBA degree and various other awards and recognitions. This follows a great deal of hard work, long hours, and the expense of a lot of money. By now, I never hear students…

By Bob Bruner-
Economic Crisis, Finance

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. “My first word of advice is this,” he…

By Bob Bruner-