MBA unlocks doors for HRSurvey shows about one-quarter of employers plan to hire MBA graduates for HR positionsBy Catherine Connely09/10/2007|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 09/07/2007 More and more employers are choosing HR candidates who have an MBA. According to a 2007 survey, about 25 per cent of 1,029 companies worldwide plan to hire MBA graduates for HR positions in 2007. This is up from 20 per cent in 2006 and 17 per cent in 2004. The survey found MBAs are most in demand for mid-level positions (51 per cent). The Corporate Recruiters Survey 2007 To Read the Full Story, Subscribe or Sign In Remember Me Forgot Password If you are a current Subscriber, please click here to set-up or update your login information.