Small Business Looks to MBAs for Ideas

Today's students are tomorrow's leaders, right? How about today-here and now!

More and more small businesses are tapping the resources available to them through local graduate school programs, especially the red-hot MBA marketplace. Recruiting an MBA provides a fresh perspective to your business and, at the same time, helps the student receive invaluable experience.

Businesses who must watch the bottom line are finding they can accomplish the same end result by relying on the graduate student to provide consulting services relative to his or her discipline. In addition, services such as surveys and other projects, often can be accomplished in less time and less money.

Check with your local graduate school programs for ideas and additional resources.

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