Argument: MBAs sometimes speak with too much elite business jargon

Issue Report: MBA


David Hakala. “10 Questions to Ask Before You Hire an Employee with an M.B.A.” HR World. February 21, 2008: “4. Can the candidate communicate with other employees? The M.B.A. curriculum may result in the candidate speaking in terms that the rest of the company does not understand. Communication styles are a common cause of friction within a company. Make sure that your M.B.A. candidate speaks and writes the company’s language.”