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Should those who develop Software do an MBA?

Survey period: 9 Sep 2013 to 16 Sep 2013

An interesting post in the Harvard Business Review asks if MBAs should learn to code. Let's turn it around. (Suggested by Manas Bhardwaj)

Yes for Business / Functional Analysts50235.83502 votes, 35.83%
Yes for Solutions Architects30221.56302 votes, 21.56%
Yes for Developers18112.92181 votes, 12.92%
Yes for Project Managers42130.05421 votes, 30.05%
Yes for Product / Business Unit Managers52337.33523 votes, 37.33%
No to all.56039.97560 votes, 39.97%
Respondents were allowed to choose more than one answer; totals may not add up to 100%

GeneralMBA Pin
Clifford Nelson9-Sep-13 6:03
memberClifford Nelson9-Sep-13 6:03 
GeneralMost people... Pin
Marc Clifton9-Sep-13 5:37
protectorMarc Clifton9-Sep-13 5:37 
GeneralRe: Most people... Pin
Spliffa9-Sep-13 7:11
professionalSpliffa9-Sep-13 7:11 
GeneralRe: Most people... Pin
Jacek Gajek9-Sep-13 12:55
memberJacek Gajek9-Sep-13 12:55 
GeneralDevelopers should have an appreciation of the business aspects of their job Pin
Gary Wheeler9-Sep-13 5:22
memberGary Wheeler9-Sep-13 5:22 
GeneralRe: Developers should have an appreciation of the business aspects of their job Pin
AlexCode9-Sep-13 5:55
professionalAlexCode9-Sep-13 5:55 
QuestionShould they learn eXtreem snowboarding ?? Pin
Canny Brisk9-Sep-13 2:17
professionalCanny Brisk9-Sep-13 2:17 
Questionsuggestion Pin
dholakiya ankit9-Sep-13 2:15
professionaldholakiya ankit9-Sep-13 2:15 
AnswerRe: suggestion Pin
Nelek9-Sep-13 2:19
memberNelek9-Sep-13 2:19 
GeneralRe: suggestion Pin
dholakiya ankit9-Sep-13 2:22
professionaldholakiya ankit9-Sep-13 2:22 
GeneralRe: suggestion Pin
Nelek9-Sep-13 2:26
memberNelek9-Sep-13 2:26 
GeneralAll people studying MBA should study Software Engineering Pin
R. Erasmus9-Sep-13 1:22
memberR. Erasmus9-Sep-13 1:22 
GeneralRe: All people studying MBA should study Software Engineering Pin
Nelek9-Sep-13 2:28
memberNelek9-Sep-13 2:28 
GeneralRe: All people studying MBA should study Software Engineering Pin
Yves9-Sep-13 12:26
memberYves9-Sep-13 12:26 
GeneralRe: All people studying MBA should study Software Engineering Pin
IndifferentDisdain10-Sep-13 3:35
memberIndifferentDisdain10-Sep-13 3:35 
GeneralAlways depends on the future one want... Pin
Joan Murt9-Sep-13 1:08
memberJoan Murt9-Sep-13 1:08 
GeneralRe: Always depends on the future one want... Pin
AlexCode9-Sep-13 5:34
professionalAlexCode9-Sep-13 5:34 
GeneralCrazy. Pin
dimensionJumper9-Sep-13 1:03
memberdimensionJumper9-Sep-13 1:03 
GeneralRe: Crazy. Pin
RyanDev9-Sep-13 2:16
memberRyanDev9-Sep-13 2:16 
GeneralRe: Crazy. Pin
AlexCode9-Sep-13 3:47
professionalAlexCode9-Sep-13 3:47 
GeneralI'm an Engineer Pin
G3ZHX9-Sep-13 0:45
memberG3ZHX9-Sep-13 0:45 
GeneralRe: I'm an Engineer Pin
ChrisElston9-Sep-13 2:59
memberChrisElston9-Sep-13 2:59 
GeneralNo, no and thrice no Pin
Nagy Vilmos8-Sep-13 23:59
memberNagy Vilmos8-Sep-13 23:59 
GeneralDepends... Pin
sellinger8-Sep-13 23:50
membersellinger8-Sep-13 23:50 
GeneralWhat's an MBA? Pin
ChrisElston8-Sep-13 23:13
memberChrisElston8-Sep-13 23:13 
GeneralRe: What's an MBA? Pin
Brian Schummer9-Sep-13 9:44
memberBrian Schummer9-Sep-13 9:44 
GeneralRe: What's an MBA? Pin
Vivic11-Sep-13 2:32
memberVivic11-Sep-13 2:32 
GeneralRe: What's an MBA? Pin
Shmuel Zang14-Sep-13 22:30
memberShmuel Zang14-Sep-13 22:30 
GeneralMBA is irrelevant for a developer Pin
Vivic8-Sep-13 21:22
memberVivic8-Sep-13 21:22 
GeneralMBA's don't make good professionals... Pin
AlexCode8-Sep-13 21:17
professionalAlexCode8-Sep-13 21:17 
GeneralRe: MBA's don't make good professionals... Pin
GregoryW8-Sep-13 22:42
memberGregoryW8-Sep-13 22:42 
GeneralBacon Pin
Dennis E White8-Sep-13 18:26
professionalDennis E White8-Sep-13 18:26 
QuestionRe: Bacon Pin
RyanDev9-Sep-13 2:17
memberRyanDev9-Sep-13 2:17 
AnswerRe: Bacon Pin
Jarek Kruza9-Sep-13 3:39
memberJarek Kruza9-Sep-13 3:39 
GeneralRe: Bacon Pin
RyanDev9-Sep-13 3:45
memberRyanDev9-Sep-13 3:45 

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