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USA Today

5 skills college grads need to get a job

Michal Meredith cites the importance of oral communication skills. (May 3)

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Poets & Quants

2015 Best 40 Under 40 Professors: Michael Christian, Kenan-Flagler

Michael Christian was ranked by Poets & Quants as one of 2015's best business school professors under 40. (April 20)

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Financial Times

Branding matters in online MBA market

Doug Shackelford discusses how online learning makes learning more accessible (March 8)

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Triangle Business Journal

Bronto joins the Triangle "graduation" club

Alums Joe Colopy and Chaz Felix founded Bronto 13 years ago; it was recently acquired for $200 million. (May 1)

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The New York Times

Can you learn to lead?

UNC Kenan-Flagler is recognized for its leadership development program using theory and practice. (April 7)

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Poets & Quants

Getting into an elite business school remains tough

UNC Kenan-Flagler's continued increase in MBA application volume is featured. (March 26)

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NPR

Health experts don't always sanitize their hands, data shows

Dave Hofmann and Brad Staats show that fatigue is the culprit. (March 2)

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Inc.

How to go from being busy to being productive

Brad Staats cites the value of taking time to plan and reflect. (April 28)

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Business Insider

Hulu founder to new grads: Don't be afraid to pave your own road to success

Alum Jason Kilar (BSBA '93)shared his journey at the UNC commencement. (May 11)

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Marketplace

The investors behind the Kraft-Heinz merger

Anil Shivdasani discusses issues around the mega-merger. (March 25)

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Harvard Business Review

It's the weekend! Why are you working?

Brad Staats examines the benefits and costs of working on the weekend. (April 10)

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Forbes India

The media moves the market

Robert Bushman's research shows that favorable media coverage influences the lending market. (April 13)

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The News & Observer

To be economically competitive, NC must win the war for talent

Jim Johnson writes about the need to address geographic disadvantage and enhance the state’s attractiveness.

(April 12)

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Reuters

The Princeton Review ranks the top 25 online MBA programs

UNC Kenan-Flagler's MBA@UNC is ranked No. 1. (May 12)

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The News & Observer

Longtime N.C. businessman wants to preserve UNC system

Former dean Paul Fulton (BSBA '57) is seeking to preserve North Carolina's brand through Higher Education Works. (April 8)

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Poets & Quants

Schools increasingly leveraging undergrads in MBA programs

Experiential learning through the STAR Program is featured. (April 14)

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The Economist

The bigger, the less fair

Research by Paige Ouimet shows that the benefits of scale are not shared equally among all workers. (March 14)

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Poets & Quants

UNC Kenan-Flagler's twist on the VC pitch

The unique Venture Capital Investment Competition is featured. (April 14)

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Marketplace

UNC Kenan-Flagler launches the Institute for Private Capital

The IPC will create databases, produce research and develop curriculum and educational initiatives, which are of great interest to both academic and industry leaders.

(April 27)

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U.S. News & World Report

Best business schools rankings

U.S. News & World Report ranked the full-time program No. 18. In a specialty ranking, EMBA ranked No. 10. In an earlier online ranking, MBA@UNC tied for No. 1. (March 10)

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