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Why Hire an MBA-wielding CEO?

September 14, 2010


The conventional wisdom today regarding the hiring of senior management, particularly in the USA, is that aside from extensive experience in across a firm/industry, it is advantageous if the hiree also holds advanced academic qualifications, of which the MBA is the most favoured. This study from 2005 shows that 62% of S&P 500 company chief […]