Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business Launches New GTS® Career Service Platform Powered by MBA Focus

November 8th, 2013

The Fuqua School of Business at Duke University has streamlined their career services software through their extended partnership with MBA Focus, a technology company that connects top MBA talent with employers across the globe. For over 10 years, the Fuqua School of Business has utilized MBA Focus's services to support their MBA recruitment processes; now, their career services are fully integrated with MBA Focus's Global Talent System (GTS(R)) to provide corporations with easier access and communication to the Schools' students and alumni.

"Our long-standing relationship with MBA Focus has created a sense of trust in their ability to provide the high-quality service that our stakeholders require and that our team needs to efficiently support our alumni and students' career needs," explains Sheryle Dirks, Associate Dean for Career Management at Duke University's Fuqua School of Business. "Having one streamlined system through their GTS platform takes our partnership benefits to the next level."

Based in Columbus, Ohio, MBA Focus (https://www.mbafocus.com) provides advanced recruitment technology to over 75 of the world's top business schools. In order to increase the visibility of their candidates and provide their students with more diverse and quality career opportunities, B-school career services use this technology to support their MBA recruitment processes, including job boards, resume books, on-campus recruiting, and office automation needs. MBA Focus has created a network of over 75,000 MBA students and alumni for employers to access. The network includes part-time, full-time, and executive MBA students and alumni.

"Having worked with the Fuqua School of Business since MBA Focus opened its doors in 2003, we are thrilled that we can further create new value for their candidates and the employers looking to hire them," says Jack Gainer, CEO of MBA Focus. "It's extremely encouraging to have a partner extend their use of our services, as it demonstrates their confidence in our ability to efficiently power their recruitment processes."

MBA programs using the GTS platform include: Boston College, Carroll School of Management; Brandeis University, Brandies International Business School; California State University, Sacramento, College of Business Administration; Columbia University, Columbia Business School; Cornell University, The Johnson School; Emory University, Goizueta Business School; Georgia State University, Robinson College of Business; Harvard University, Harvard Business School; HEC Paris; Hult International Business School; Indiana University, Kelley School of Business; Management Leadership of Tomorrow; MIT, Sloan School of Management; Northwestern University, Kellogg School of Management; Pepperdine University, Graziadio School of Business and Management; Stanford University, Graduate School of Business; Texas Christian University, Neeley School of Business; The University of Chicago, Booth School of Business; The University of Iowa, Tippie College of Business; Tulane University, Freeman School of Business; UC Berkeley, Haas School of Business; UC Irvine, Paul Merage School of Business; UC San Diego, Rady School of Management; UCLA, Anderson School of Management; University of Minnesota, Carlson School of Management; University of Oregon, Lundquist College of Business; University of Southern California, Marshall School of Business; University of Utah, Eccles School of Business; Willamette University, Atkinson Graduate School of Management