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Decisions, decisions, decisions … Can an MBA help you make better decisions?http://www.usb.ac.za/knowledgehub/Pages/Can-an-MBA-help-you-make-better-decisions.aspxDecisions, decisions, decisions … Can an MBA help you make better decisions?string;#Octoberstring;#2017<p>​The legendary management consultant Peter Drucker said, "Whatever a manager does, he does through decision-making".</p>
Is the MBA still the most desired business degree in the world?http://www.usb.ac.za/knowledgehub/Pages/Is-the-MBA-still-the-most-desired-business-degree-in-the-world.aspxIs the MBA still the most desired business degree in the world?string;#Octoberstring;#2017<p>​The answer seems to be yes and no. It all depends on where you are heading with your career.</p>
Impress with a new skill sethttp://www.usb.ac.za/knowledgehub/Pages/Want-that-promotion.aspxImpress with a new skill setstring;#Julystring;#2017<p>No matter what kind of job you do, it is always a good idea to have a set of skills that will make you an invaluable employee in today’s world of work.​</p>
The secret behind effective decision makinghttp://www.usb.ac.za/knowledgehub/Pages/The-secret-behind-effective-decision-making-.aspxThe secret behind effective decision makingstring;#Januarystring;#2018<p>​Great figures in business and history are ultimately the culmination of their decisions. Before any action can be taken – be it entering a new market, developing a new product or invading another country – a decision needs to be made and communicated to all relevant parties for its execution.</p>
The 4 most common questions about MBA programmes resolvedhttp://www.usb.ac.za/knowledgehub/Pages/The-4-most-common-questions-about-MBA-programmes-resolved.aspxThe 4 most common questions about MBA programmes resolvedstring;#Novemberstring;#2017<p>​In addition to the financial cost, a full-time programme will require you to take a step back from your professional life and devote yourself to the challenges of a demanding academic environment. Even a part-time programme may push students to their limits, as they need to divide their time between the requirements of their studies and their job.​</p>
Specialist and generalist MBAs: Which one is best for you?http://www.usb.ac.za/knowledgehub/Pages/Specialist-and-generalist-MBAs-Which-one-is-best-for-you.aspxSpecialist and generalist MBAs: Which one is best for you?string;#Octoberstring;#2017<p>​First, there was the MBA, established by Harvard Business School in 1908. Interestingly, South Africa offered an MBA before Europe did. The University of Pretoria awarded its first MBAs in 1951 while INSEAD in France only awarded its first MBAs in 1960.</p>
How to survive a PhD journeyhttp://www.usb.ac.za/knowledgehub/Pages/How-to-survive-a-PhD-journey.aspxHow to survive a PhD journeystring;#Octoberstring;#2017<p>​To earn a <a href="/PhD-in-Business-Management-and-Administration">Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Business Management and Administration </a>can be a very rewarding experience, both for your personal and professional life. But starting a PhD can be a daunting experience. How do you know that you will be able to balance family life, your challenging career and the extensive research that needs to be done?​</p>
Develop a Global Mindset with USB’s International MBA Study Modulehttp://www.usb.ac.za/knowledgehub/Pages/Develop-a-Global-Mindset-with-USB’s-International-MBA-Study-Module.aspxDevelop a Global Mindset with USB’s International MBA Study Modulestring;#Decemberstring;#2017<p>​USB’s MBA programme includes a mandatory International Study Module, whereby students have the opportunity to study abroad at a partner business school and visit a variety of global companies.</p>
How to find the MBA study option that suits your lifestylehttp://www.usb.ac.za/knowledgehub/Pages/How-to-find-the-MBA-study-option-that-suits-your-lifestyle.aspxHow to find the MBA study option that suits your lifestylestring;#Novemberstring;#2017<p>​At the University of Stellenbosch Business School, we know that it can be difficult to give an MBA the time and effort it deserves when you’re already juggling a career and a family back home. This is why we offer a number of MBA study options – so aspiring business leaders can reach their potential without having to sacrifice their other responsibilities.</p>