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Management Education, Rankings

The ROI on One’s Own Higher Education

“Maybe it’s time to ask a question that seems almost sacrilegious: Is all this investment in college education really worth it? The answer, I fear, is that it’s not.” — Megan McArdle, Newsweek September 17, 2012 “Right now, I would pay $100,000 for 10 percent of the future…

By Bob Bruner-
Management Education, Rankings

Importance of Governance and Consultation

An elderly neighbor here in Virginia used to refer to the Civil War as “the late unpleasantness,” a term so ironic in its understatement of a complicated and bitter convulsion. These days, irony helps; maybe my neighbor will apply the term to the recent controversy at the University of Virginia…

By Bob Bruner-
Management Education, Rankings, Strategy

Stuck in the Middle

Clowns to the left of me,Jokers to the right, here I am,Stuck in the middle with you.– “Stuck in the Middle with You” a song by Stealers WheelThe “middle” seems to be what every executive wants to avoid these days. There is ample research on business strategy…

By Bob Bruner-