Archive for October 2006

Don’t trust an MBA

October 10, 2006

In the news this week: “A survey of 5,331 students at 32 graduate schools in the United States and Canada found an “alarming” amount of cheating across disciplines, but more among the nation’s future business leaders. Fifty-six percent of graduate business students admitted they had cheated at least once in the last year, compared with 47 percent of non-business students.”

One commentary mentioned that this cheating occurs despite the ethics courses following the Enron and Worldcom scandals. These are the future corporate leaders. It’s disgusting.

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Where’s my wallet?

October 5, 2006

Sounds like I need to do some spending: Iran issues blacklist of ‘Zionist firms’. Only problem is that they don’t list which companies they are planning to boycott. Intel? B&H Photo?