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Nine in 10 grads rate their b-school degree a good to outstanding value
June 25, 2015
Early Job Offers for Full-Time Two-Year MBA Grads at Three-Year High
A good boarding school has a caring staff and a whole-person approach to teaching
June 30, 2016
One of the first points we discussed was the style of teaching in the UK. According to Kerr-Dineen, the “prevailing philosophy of teaching… is of...
Apple in China: Can it retain its shine?
June 30, 2016
It’s been a relatively good year for Apple in China. But does the iconic tech giant have staying power in what is now its number two market?  
Hong Kong kids’ lack of exercise could be hurting their grades, study finding suggests
June 28, 2016
Exercise boosts children’s academic prowess – that’s the consensus view of world experts, published in a leading medical journal. Yet most Hong Kong...
Has US productivity really slowed down?
June 27, 2016
The labor productivity rate measures the amount of real GDP produced by an hour of labor, and enables businesses to ascertain their most-productive...
Hothouse Hong Kong is spawning a new breed of monster parents
June 26, 2016
Alice Wu says a mother’s advice to aim for a January baby – in the mistaken belief that it will give the child a competitive edge – reflects all that...
Hong Kong tiger mum’s theory about January-born children isn’t as odd as it seems
June 25, 2016
Being born early in the year doesn’t make the child smarter, but a few extra months of maturity could make a difference in a top school. Like most...
Girls embrace frills, but what effect do Disney princesses have on little boys?
June 25, 2016
A study shows the Disney princess culture encourages more stereotypically female behaviour in both boys and girls, with girls wanting to play dress-...
The government must directly subsidise lower-income self-financed degree students
June 24, 2016
The dissatisfaction youngsters feel about their employment situation, salary growth, and upward mobility has become a talking point and a media issue...
Making Decisions is Educational: “Be Friends with Fear”
June 24, 2016
Before we even begin to define precise action points to help navigate our decision making endeavors, our initial point of action is always to respond...
A unique integrated curriculum makes UVA stand out in business education
June 24, 2016
The McIntire School of Commerce at the University of Virginia (UVA) prides itself in offering an outstanding undergraduate student programme. “I...