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Move creates rival to online courses it delivers from universities

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England exports its wine expertise

Plumpton College has built an international alumni network

Audencia teaches the art of business

Nantes school helps creatives develop entrepreneurial skills

Women over 70 pay a premium for new cars

Older consumers generated $250 more profit for dealers

Renewed confidence: Colin McIntyre says his MBA Energy Management programme is helping him to feel more productive and valued
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Oil and gas workers find refuge on MBAs

Courses allow executives to reposition their careers

Insead’s €5,200 summer school for teens

Elite French MBA provider teaches basics to those aged 15-17

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LBS appoints dean

François Ortalo-Magné will replace Sir Andrew Likierman in 2017

Take a knife to job descriptions

Study of Fat Duck and Noma hiring approach suggests brief is best

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Harvard’s bricks-and-clicks spree

Inventor of the MBA is investing heavily to track global changes


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