Magoosh helps with entrance exams prep

Bhavin Parikh, co-founder and CEO of Magoosh, talks about the company which offers online help to students taking tests such as GMAT exams, at the Magoosh offices in Berkeley, California, Tuesday, November 17, 2015. Thor Swift for the Financial Times
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Website gives support for test-takers applying to university

Mike Biddle, founder of MBA Polymers and Chief of Material Solutions.Photographed at Doughty Hanson 45 Pall Mall London. 7/10/15 for Biz Ed
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Extracting success from plastic recycling

MBA Polymers masters a complex process to repurpose diverse waste

Christer Holloman found striking out on his own an easy decision
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Fresh thinking

How an EMBA at Saïd helped Christer Holloman quit his job to begin a start-up in technical finance

Srin Madipalli co founder of Accomoble on the Southbank. Credit: David Parry/ FT
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Daring duo give travel industry a spin

MBA graduate and partner find physical disability is no barrier

AdhereTech team in New York city. From Left to right: Andres Contreras, Dan Gusz, Josh Stein, Mike Morena, John Langhauser
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Smart pill bottle averts medical mishaps

Wharton MBA’s product reminds patients to take their medication

Johannes Koeppel, CEO of, a start up company he co-founded with fellow students at the Haas School of Business, University of California at Berkeley
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Travel site Wetravel on upward path

Start-up aims to simplify the process of organising group tours

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Edtech venture keeps students engaged

MBA graduate company BlikBook has transatlantic appeal

Kirsten Saenz Tobey, founder and chief impact officer of Revolution Foods, talks about starting her business while attending the Haas School of Business, at the University of California, on UC Berkeley campus, Thursday, June 11, 2015, in Berkeley, California. Thor Swift for the Financial Times
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Revolutionaries target US school canteens

MBA graduates from Berkeley Haas aim to stimulate young palates

Squirrel founder took leap of faith

Entrepreneur left safe job without a clear idea of what his tech start-up would be

Picture shows the co-founders of MORI - left to right - Cameron Miller, John Gasser, .Akin Onal. Pictures for Biz Ed PHOTOGRAPH BY DANIEL JONES 2015 07815 853503
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Baby basics receive masculine makeover

Three students from London Business School incubator launch Mori

Uncashed vouchers hold key for MBA app

£5bn gift card industry leads to online marketplace Zeek

Start-up VenomAB aims to save lives

Cems graduate joins forces with scientists to combat snake venom

Sheet music scores its own digital cadence

Classical trombonist takes playing to another octave

Recipe ideas blend in with a dose of EMBA

City bankers in London develop a taste for the food industry

Chocolate entrepreneurs with a social aim

EMBA student and his wife find way to support people with autism

Crowdfunded start-up takes to the skies

Alumni from Grenoble GSB help design drone to film extreme sports

Entrepreneur captures the spoken word

Saïd graduate develops technique to help the hard of hearing

A measure of safety on the mountainside

MIT Sloan entrepreneur develops device to gauge avalanche risk

Collaboration helps prevent date rape

MBAs join design and engineering students at Carnegie Mellon

Harvard MBAs thrive in Christmas market

MBA project has generated an iPad app for toddlers