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How to Prepare for a Master’s Degree in Management
June 30, 2017

If you’ve always wanted to go to business school but aren’t sure an MBA is right for you, consider a Master in Management, or MIM.  What makes it different from the MBA?  A MIM is an ideal route for recent or soon-to-be graduates.  MIM degrees can also be specialized in a business area, like marketing or accounting.  But don’t mistake a MIM for an easier alternative to an MBA.  Applying to and being accepted to a MIM is just as competitive.  Still, with the right preparation, you can transition from an undergraduate to a Master in Management. Let’s take a closer look.  


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Six Smart Side Gigs for Job Hunters
June 22, 2017
Just because you haven’t landed your dream job yet doesn’t mean you can’t earn enough to support yourself while you look. In fact, a number of part-time and decent-paying side gigs are out there, including the following six picks:

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Everything You’ve Always Wanted to Know About Machine Learning
June 19, 2017
Machine learning is widely considered to be one of today’s hottest fields. But many of today’s students are unaware of what machine learning is and why it matters so much. Wondering whether you’ve got a future in machine learning? Here’s a closer look at this increasingly imp...

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6 Books to Read After Grad School
June 15, 2017
You read all the time in graduate school because you had to.  Now you have the luxury of reading for pleasure.  Unsure where to start?  Take a look at our list of 6 must-reads that every graduate should read.  Pick one, curl up, and dig in.

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What You Need to Know About an Academic Paper
June 2, 2017
One of the biggest boons to your academic life?  Publication.  That’s right: we’re talking about writing an academic paper.  Don’t be put off by the task.  With the right guidance and the right project, you can and should publish an academic paper.  Here&rs...

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6 Reasons to Study In Portugal
May 25, 2017
If warm, Mediterranean air, temperate winters, delicious food, fine wine, affordable living, and yes—stellar universities—are important to you, then check out our 6 reasons to study in Portugal.  Let’s take a closer look.

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Thinking of Becoming a Student Activist? Read This First
May 24, 2017
“We are living in an age of protest,” UN special rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association Maina Kiai recently told The Guardian. And indeed, people are taking to the streets to advocate for causes in which they believe and to express outrage over injust...

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Are You Ready to Be Part of Barcelona's Digital Ecosystem?
May 23, 2017
Barcelona - it's not one of Europe's most visited cities for nothing. Barcelona has long been a capital of culture, and with more Big Data projects than anywhere else in Europe, it's also a European Capital of innovation.  Here's a closer look a the city's tech hub status, along with one master...

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Why You Should Study Urbanism
May 11, 2017
Think of cities as living, breathing organisms changed, manipulated, re-purposed, and re-shaped by a coterie of people devoted to improving the quality of life for its inhabitants.  Learn more about what urbanism is—and why you should study it.  Let’s take a closer look.

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Thinking of Doing a Double Major? Read This First
May 4, 2017
With hundreds of possible majors to choose from, how can you narrow it down to just one?  A double major answers that question by allowing students to pursue two different fields of study -- not to mention two different sets of requirements -- en route to the acquisition of a single degree. Wh...

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September 19, 2017

Aloha! International students brought $500 million to the Hawaiian economy last year, in the form of direct spending and job creation.  Let&rsquo...


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September 15, 2017

Several financial firms are working together to offer an exciting tuition promotion for Chinese students studying in the US, the UK, Canada, New Zeala...


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September 12, 2017

The UK’s higher education institutes have educated more of the world’s leaders than any other country, according to a new study from the H...