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Python might sound as frightening as its namesake, but don’t worry. It can actually be the tool that sets you on a new career path. With more data available than ever before, there’s a real need for professionals who understand how to use today’s technology.

That’s why a Python and R prep course...

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The GRE vs. the GMAT: It’s a debate that intellectually ambitious professionals nationwide face every year as they contemplate applying to business school to develop their skill sets and advance their careers. Many top-tier business schools throughout the country include standardized testing as an...

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While no two MBA career paths may be exactly the same, it can still be productive to consider some general advice for maintaining a healthy upward trajectory. It’s likely that if you are considering an MBA, you already have some idea of how you would like the degree to impact your career, whether...

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Tuition Reimbursement

Each person contemplating putting forth the time and effort to earn an MBA or Master of Science in Business Analytics (MSBA) has their own motives: promotions, increasing their salary, expanding their business acumen, earning respect and enhancing their credibility in the office. Even if their rea...

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If you’re considering an advanced degree to help you advance your business career, you’ve probably already considered some of the quantifiable benefits of an MBA. You likely already know, for instance, that an MBA can provide a serious boost to your salary, even if you are unaware that the media...

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“Business acumen”: It’s a term that every professional knows and likely even uses from time to time, but one that has a tendency to get thrown around rather loosely, without a precisely articulated definition. Business schools may promise to develop business acumen and hiring managers may list it...

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If you've spent any time at all in the professional workforce, you've likely already encountered situations in which the benefits of time management in the workplace have been glaringly apparent. Whether you regularly encounter time crunches created by multiple projects with the same due date or y...

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Executive vs MBA

Not all MBA programs are created equal. Many business schools offer multiple MBA degrees with different focuses, aimed at audiences at different points in their career and with distinct demands placed on them by their personal and professional lives. One of the most common variants to the traditio...

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Seattle Reason For Biz School

Whether you’re a recent college graduate or you’ve been a member of the workforce for a number of years, it’s entirely natural to find yourself wondering, “Should I go to business school?” While making the commitment of time, money, and energy to get a traditional MBA or a specialized business mas...

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Seattle Biz Books

A complete business education does not just occur inside a business school classroom. The most motivated professionals are committed to constantly learning and growing on their own, seeking out whatever new information and perspectives they can on everything from broad trends in the global economy...

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