The 10 Most Under-Rated Reasons Why You Should Get an MBA
Posted by Alexandra Monaco in MBA
This post was written by our friends at forbes.com
The decision to get an MBA or not is a difficult one to make--there are many pro's and con's to going for the degree. But, here are 10 reasons to get that degree that you probably haven't considered. Check these out and let us know what you think below!
1. The chance to stop and reflect on business issues
Yes, the tuition is high and you will not be earning a salary while in school. But, getting back into a classroom to learn and reflect is refreshing and something well deserved!
2. The chance to make lifelong friends
This is what everyone talks about after undergrad and graduate school--the people. You will make such great friends while earning your degree. And, because they are in the same field. you might even become co-workers or partners! This is a huge benefit to going for that degree.
3. The chance to realize how little you understand about the world
When getting accepted into business school, you probably have not traveled all that much--physically or mentally. Business school is a great chance to make a dent in the ignorance people generally have about the world. Take this chance to gain a better understanding of the business and physical world around you!
These are just 3 of the 10 advantages listed by Forbes (to see the rest, click the "read more" button below) and we are already convinced! We know an MBA is not for everybody, but if you are on the fence, definitely consider these reasons. Good luck and remember that you should #NeverApplyAlone. Let us know if we can help!
August 10, 2016, Alexandra Monaco