Inspiring Growth at Kellogg – 09/22/14
Article reports on Kellogg’s new brand strategy. Quotes Dean Sally Blount, “Growth has long been the imperative and continues to be the biggest challenge that every organization faces.”
Poets & Quants
Behind Those Stressful Video Interviews – 09/19/14
Article reports on the video essay component in applications to Kellogg, Rotman and Yale and lists the schools’ questions from last year. Quotes Beth Tidmarsh, director of admissions for the full-time MBA program, who said, “It’s meant to be personal and authentic. If you’ve ever used Skype or Facetime, this should feel familiar and easy.”
Masters in management options are growing fast – 09/14/14
Article reports that about 50 schools, including Kellogg, Ross and Sloan, already run M.S. in Management programs, and others are looking closely at the model. Quotes Dean of Students Betsy Ziegler, who said that Kellogg has “proved the concept” of the degree and will now open its program to non-Northwestern students.
Masters in management programmes now attractive in the US – 09/14/14
Article reports that the M.S. in Management degree, long popular in Europe, has become more attractive in the U.S. as the financial crisis prompted undergraduates to reassess the value of taking two years off to earn an MBA. Quotes Dean of Students Betsy Ziegler, who said that Kellogg is the only school of its six primary peers with a M.S. in Management program.