Enrollment mostly flat at MBA programs across Va.(Virginian-Pilot)
Common campus wisdom holds that when the economy sinks, interest in graduate school spikes. Better to wait out the slump and get another degree than to try scrounging up a job. That’s not necessarily true for most master’s in business administration programs in Virginia, which report static enrollment numbers this fall.
Outdoors businesses paddling toward prosperity (Roanoke Times)
Outdoor stores, outfitters and guides such as Twin River are “critical in leveraging the outdoors, not only as a quality of life asset but also as an economic generator,” Eshelman said.
Death to Receipts! (Slate)
What would it take to trash the receipt? A costly, complicated, and unlikely chain reaction. For the vision to become a reality, it’s going to have to start with the credit card companies.
How I got a $200,000 credit line (Fortune)
You’ll need to demonstrate more than solid financials to get a bank behind your business.