Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC), the group that administers the GMAT Exam and determines eligibility for MBA programs, just released their annual survey of prospective students for 2014, based on data collected in 2013.
Each year, this survey covers the entire prospective student pool from the previous year, including some 12,000 students for 2013. It highlights trends from this population broken down among age, gender, location, intent to study, and more.
Below are some highlights from the study, per the GMAC Research team:
- Interest in specialized master’s degree types continues to increase.
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If you have read any of my past blog posts, you might notice that I can’t help but use a sports reference every once in a while. My previous posts Google for the Assist and Turning Your Paid Search Campaigns into a Slam Dunk both look at the world of online marketing through the eyes of a sports fanatic. So, last week when I watched NBA Player Steve Nash take the spot for the third most assists in NBA history, I couldn’t help but relate it to this post about attribution I had planned.… Read the rest
Predicting the future ain’t what it used to be. In fact, it’s more real than ever. Social media. Big Data. Predictive Analytics. These are big buzzwords, to be certain, but also keys to helping your healthcare system or hospital to provide better and more efficient patient care.
There are times in our lives that we wish we had that crystal ball. Picking breakout stocks or NCAA upsets is great, but imagine having insight into the future based on real data.… Read the rest
Retooling Your Marketing for Exponential Growth & Profitability
If you’re serious about understanding the new ways of marketing and selling, attend the Fathom/NitroMojo “Lunch & Learn” seminar on May 8th. You’ll walk away with a concrete plan for growing your company in the age of the self-directed buyer.
WHAT: Lunch & Learn: “Retooling Your Marketing for Exponential Growth & Profitability”
WHERE: Richard Shatten Board Room, Greater Cleveland Partnership office. 1240 Huron Road E, Suite 300 Cleveland, OH 44115-1717
WHEN: Thursday, May 8 (11:30 a.m.–1:00 p.m.)
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Building relationships through blogger outreach is a great way to gain traffic to your site and shares or mentions of your brand online. However, blogger outreach is rarely a “one size fits all” scenario. Follow these best practices to get the most out of your outreach efforts.
Before you type your first word, you need to know who you are reaching. Make sure the bloggers you’re pitching to would actually be interested in what you’re offering.… Read the rest