Graduate Management Education in Australia

Posted by Rebecca Loades on Jul 15, 2020 11:00:00 AM

Learn about the evolution of business master’s programs in Australia; covers education system features, explores critiques, and presents future outlook.


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Topics: Recruitment & Marketing, Viewpoints

Better Market Your Business Master’s Programs to Undergraduates (Now and After COVID-19)

Posted by Rebecca Loades on Jul 8, 2020 12:00:00 PM

Better market your master’s programs to undergrads with actionable tips spanning your website, collaboration, timing, influencers, and strategic messaging.


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Topics: Recruitment & Marketing, Viewpoints

Bachelor’s to Business Master's: What Motivates Certain Students to Make the Leap?

Posted by Rebecca Loades on Jul 1, 2020 11:30:00 AM

Although the pandemic is impacting the plans of many students, their business school aspirations remain intact. This means that, while new considerations, such as the impact of the pandemic on job markets, come into play, the core motivations that drive undergraduates to pursue a business master’s degree remain largely the same.


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Topics: Recruitment & Marketing, Viewpoints

GMAC’s 50th Annual Conference Goes Virtual

Posted by Rebecca Loades on Jul 1, 2020 11:30:00 AM

What an event! The 50th Annual Conference may have moved online but that did not stop 583 business school professionals, exhibitors, and GMAC staff from taking part in 6,784 learning opportunities. And with the event available online for a year, we expect to see that number increase as registered attendees can review the recordings of all 34 education sessions the global advisory committee helped craft (note: networking and social sessions were not recorded).

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Topics: Recruitment & Marketing, GMAC Events

The Virtual MBA Tour Is a Gamechanger for B-School Student Recruitment

Posted by Petia Whitmore on Jun 24, 2020 11:00:00 AM

GMAC is launching the first ever virtual MBA Tour this summer, and it’s poised to be a gamechanger for student recruitment.


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Topics: Recruitment & Marketing, GMAC Events

Better Market Your Business Master’s Program to Undergraduates (Now and After COVID-19)

Posted by Rebecca Loades on Jun 3, 2020 11:00:00 AM

Don’t wait for the new academic year, put these tips into action and get a head start on your marketing now. Using findings from a survey of current undergraduates, we’ve compiled actions you can do now that will help you meet the academic year head on. Read on to learn how you can better market your business master’s programs to undergraduate populations.


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Topics: Recruitment & Marketing, Viewpoints

Pivoting Your Marketing Messages Amid Constant Change

Posted by Marco De Novellis on May 27, 2020 4:30:00 PM

How to quickly pivot your messaging to make it relevant for the candidates in real-time.


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Topics: Recruitment & Marketing, Viewpoints

Would Prospective Business School Students Accept and Enroll in 2020 if Programs Start with Online Learning?

Posted by Rahul Choudaha on May 13, 2020 11:00:00 AM

Business schools are exploring various scenarios in response to the impact of COVID-19 to meet their enrollment goals. How would prospective graduate management education candidates respond to a scenario of starting a program in an online format? The latest GMAC™ survey snapshot indicates that candidates are more likely to defer if the program begins online.


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Topics: Recruitment & Marketing, Research Insights

COVID-19 Intensifies Job Market Concerns for Prospective Business School Students

Posted by Rahul Choudaha on May 6, 2020 11:00:00 AM

How is the impact of COVID-19 on candidates of graduate management education (GME) shifting over time? GMAC’s survey snapshot to monitor the rapidly evolving effect of COVID-19 indicates that while the concerns about the job market are rising among prospective business school students, their aspirations to pursue GME are holding steady.


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Topics: Recruitment & Marketing, Research Insights

Impact of Coronavirus Pandemic on Prospective Business School Students Differs by Regions

Posted by Rahul Choudaha on Apr 22, 2020 4:00:00 PM

How does the impact of COVID-19 differ by the region of prospective business school students? A new Graduate Management Admission Council™ (GMAC™) survey suggests that candidates from the Middle East and Africa and Central & South Asia are more concerned about visa and travel restrictions; candidates from the United States and Europe are less likely to report that they are considering alternatives.


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Topics: Recruitment & Marketing, Research Insights