University of St.Gallen HSG News
CFA charter holders are thought to have an advantage over MBAs in the financial sector. But will it become the new qualification of choice?
August 10, 2014 14:58
Increased confidence in Europe's economic recovery is luring MBA candidates back to European shores - who are now considering a greater range of study destinations.
August 3, 2014 15:55
Legions of business school graduates have shunned traditional MBA jobs and bought into entrepreneurship - and the start-up trend shows no sign of abating.
July 31, 2014 16:26
New MBA rankings reveal the top-20 business schools in Europe. European MBA programs have languished behind the US, but the region is experiencing resurgence.
July 1, 2014 19:09
Since the crisis, lenders have scaled back SME loans and challenger banks emerged. Up-starters are willing to invest personal capital instead, but experts warn it is putting the recovery at risk.
June 24, 2014 17:23
After leaving pharma giant Novartis, Trudi Haemmerli used an MBA program at St. Gallen to write a business plan for her life sciences start-up, which she launched in April 2014.
June 12, 2014 15:06
Trudi Haemmerli left giant pharma firm Novartis in good health. But after an MBA at St. Gallen, she was inspired to launch a life sciences start-up - with ambitious plans for a drug launch.
June 12, 2014 10:51
A more diverse generation of MBA students is taking shape. Companies are placing a great deal more importance on hiring a diverse workforce, and MBAs value international cohorts more than ever.
June 4, 2014 16:34
On the world stage, Switzerland has a reputation for banking, rather than start-up grinding. But small businesses have been launching in record numbers - and MBAs are taking advantage.
May 24, 2014 13:27
The Swiss government has shaken-up the business education sector. Switzerland's MBA providers are wary of the threat, but insist nothing has changed – yet.
April 28, 2014 18:26