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Ads & the Female Fan Base

In the male-centric sports world, women have largely been an afterthought. But thanks to the growing purchasing power of women — who control 70 to 80 percent of consumer purchases — they are no longer sitting on the sidelines of sports marketers’ minds.

Recap: A Night of Personal Branding with MBA@UNC and the Ellevate Network

On Feb. 11, MBA@UNC partnered with global professional women’s organization Ellevate Network to host an evening reception in New York City for people interested in learning how to define their personal brand. This is a recap of the event.

How Business Schools Can Help Rectify the Imbalance of Female Representation in the Corporate World

If an MBA is one of the key conduits to top positions in the Fortune 500 and the time versus investment trade-off tips the scale against pursuing the degree, then what is the solution? Flexibility.

 

#BlogHer15 Recap: How to Build a Meaningful Personal Brand

The following post details a professional development session that took place during the annual #BlogHer15 conference in New York City July 16-18. A meeting of brilliant female media minds, #BlogHer15 is considered the world’s largest conference for women content creators.

 

UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School’s MBA@UNC ranked No. 1 online MBA programs

The Princeton Review ranked UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School’s MBA@UNC program No. 1 in its first ranking of online MBA programs.

 

No Such Thing as a Free Lunch: Taxing Corporate Perks

Silicon Valley startups like Google and Facebook famously use perks like on-site chefs, yoga classes and free shuttle services to attract and retain top talent in a competitive recruiting landscape. But the gravy train may be leaving the station for the last time.