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If You Want a Friend in Business, Get an MBA

There are a lot of smiling faces on social media these past few weeks. And with good reason. After all, it is graduation season.

Take a look at social media accounts of business schools and you’ll see all sorts of graduation posts from live streaming ceremonies to commencement speakers to happy graduates holding their diplomas. Here are a couple:

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What Admissions Offices Can Learn from the Tiger Bread Story

She had a point.

Three-year-old Lilly Robinson was confused. Sainsbury’s, the British supermarket, had a product called tiger bread. But Lily didn’t think the bread resembled a tiger at all. In fact, she thought looked very much like a giraffe.

So Lily wrote a letter to the customer service department at Sainsbury’s.

And she received a reply.

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Business (School) at Tiffany’s – 5 Content Marketing Lessons for Your Website

Valentine’s Day may have come and gone, but it will have a long-lasting impact on earnings for many retailers.

It is estimated that the total amount spent on Valentine’s Day gifts is about $19.7 billion with $4.4 billion on earrings, necklaces and other jewelry.

One of the nation’s most venerable jewelers, Tiffany & Co., will be paying close attention, especially after their shares dropped 16 percent in January.

For many retailers with brick-and-mortar stores, one of the key strategies to increase revenue is through enticing visuals as well as exquisite customer service.

Tiffany’s flagship store on Fifth Avenue in NYC has mastered the art of merchandising for an exceptional customer experience. What lessons can be learned for your higher education website to increase traffic and conversions? Here are some thoughts below:

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