Monday, January 31, 2011

Which Master of Business Administration (MBA) program to choose?

Looking for a MBA degree?
Wondering which Master of Business Administration (MBA) program is the best and lost in searching for the MBA program to embark on?

Here is the Top 30 list of Financial Times Global MBA 2011 ranking:

1. London Business School
1. University of Pennsylvania: Wharton
3. Harvard Business School
4. Insead
4. Stanford University GSB
6. Hong Kong UST Business School
7. Columbia Business School
8. IE Business School
9. MIT Sloan School of Management
9. lese Business School
11. Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad (IIMA)
12. University of Chicago: Booth
13. Indian School of Business
14. IMD
15. New York University: Stern
15. Yale School of Management
17. Ceibs
18. Dartmouth College: Tuck
18. HEC Paris
20. Duke University: Fuqua
21. Esade Business School
21. Northwestern University: Kellogg
23. National University of Singapore School of Business
24. University of Michigan: Ross
25. University of California at Berkeley: Haas
26. University of Cambridge: Judge
27. University of Oxford: Said
28. SDA Bocconi
29. Manchester Business School
30. Cornell University

Thursday, January 6, 2011

Number of credit cards charges past 6 million mark

Number of credit cards charges past 6 million mark - The Straits Times (5 Jan 2011)

Read about the above article? Frightening statistics in the article.
A reminder to all of us to be careful with our plastics.

Some of the statistics (based on Monetary Authority of Singapore's statistics in November 2010):

Number of credit cards issued: 6 million
Including supplementary cards: 7.46 million
Card per eligible cardholder: 6 to 7 cards
Monthly card billings: $2.87 billion
Roll over credit balance: 7.5%

Be careful with the plastic, just like fire, it can be our master or servant.

Use it wisely!