Words of the Week – Deciphering American Buzzwords
Aug11

Words of the Week – Deciphering American Buzzwords

My friend, Yen-Ju from Taiwan, used to stop me after almost every MBA class to ask for a definition of American buzzword phrases. What does “roll the dice” mean? How about “throw spaghetti at the wall and see what sticks?” Yen-Ju had so many questions, we turned it in to a Words of the Week segment in our International Business Association newsletter. We figured if she was wondering, other international...

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9 Business Acronyms You Need To Know
Apr18

9 Business Acronyms You Need To Know

We have all pretended to know what an acronym meant in a meeting or interview only to rush out and look it up later. Hopefully, this list from ResumeBear.com will prepare us better for the next time. Read the full list...

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Deep Dive – Words of the Week
Feb22

Deep Dive – Words of the Week

Deep Dive To conduct a deep dive means to perform an extensive analysis of a subject or problem. Entry-level MBAs spend a lot of time completing deep dives of competitors, industries and potential acquisitions. If your boss says, “I want you to do a deep dive on Company X today, and give me your opinion on whether or not we can make a good return on investment if we buy it,” then you know you’re probably in for a long night of pulling...

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