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4 things to know about the MBA residency weekend

Limestone College Business

If you are a Limestone MBA program student, then you have already heard about the residency weekend, an on-campus event that occurs three times during your program and is a required portion of the MBA curriculum. Residency weekends provide an immeasurable value to a student’s learning experience. It will help you acquire the sought-after skills […]

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December 28th, 2016

Posted in Management Skills, Professional Development

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Why diversity matters in business

Limestone College Business

One of our previous posts discussed the role of HR professionals in furthering diversity in the workplace. However, beyond its obvious social benefits, various studies suggest that workplace diversity is also beneficial for a company’s bottom line. According to a report Diversity Matters by McKinsey & Company, a global management and consulting firm, companies that […]

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December 21st, 2016

Posted in Business News, Human Resources

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6 Limestone resources for MBA program students

Limestone College Business

The reality for many online students, including those in the Limestone’s MBA program, is that life is a juggling act of work, family and school. With so much to do and so little time, various school resources can come in handy. If it’s been a while since you looked around the Limestone College website, here […]

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December 19th, 2016

Posted in Business Books & Resources

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Managing a Blend of Online and Classroom Coursework

Limestone College Business

A recent survey by the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) found that prospective business school students, regardless of preferred program type, seek programs that offer a combination of online and classroom courses. According to the survey: • Full-time students want roughly 15 percent of their coursework online; • Part-time students want 25 percent of their […]

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December 7th, 2016

Posted in Tech + Leadership

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