Shares in Britain’s two oil champions – Shell and BP – have jumped as market rumours swept the City claiming the pair were planning a merger, highlighting jittery times for the industry at a time of five-year lows in the oil price.
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Delta Air Lines is one of the world’s largest airlines as well as the oldest airline still operating in the US. While some MBAs might feel that working for a company such as Delta won’t provide them with opportunities to be entrepreneurial, innovation is actually one of Delta’s stated values. Indeed, MBAs joining the company are given the opportunity to innovate at Delta through assignments that require them to analyze complex problems and provide solutions. To learn more about what it’s like to work at Delta Air Lines as well as what they look for when hiring MBAs, TopMBA.com spoke to the company’s director of talent acquisition, Glen Johnson. .. Read more >>
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It’s unlikely that you’ve fought your way into an MBA program just for the fun of it; you’re in it for the wonders that a solid business education can do for your career. But as top-tier companies have a rather large pool of students from which to choose their newest hires, the truth is that your work is not quite done. .. Read more >>