HBS Students Fight Stereotypes with Food Bank Fundraiser

By - Dec 11, 06:28 AM   Comments [0]

The actions of Ben Edelman, the Harvard Business School professor who landed in the national news this week by quarreling with the manager of a Chinese restaurant about a $4 overcharge, have spurred HBS students to publicly denounce his behavior. HBS students often confront the negative...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Dec 11)

By - Dec 11, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math If , which of the following could be true? I. II. III. A. I only B. II only C. III only D. II and III only E. I, II and III Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - E - (click and drag...

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‘ Be Creative ‘ in Your Essays

By - Dec 10, 15:20 PM   Comments [0]

With round 2 deadlines approaching fast, the applicants must be  reflecting on their best stories for their essays  to demonstrate  their uniqueness to the Admission Committee  . One of the greatest challenges that stares the applicants in their face is that every year, business schools come...

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Should You Change Your Application Strategy?

By - Dec 10, 09:35 AM   Comments [0]

If you applied to MBA programs in Round 1 and are continuing to submit materials to other schools in Round 2, you may be tempted to mix things up for a couple of applications—especially if you’ve already gotten a few dings. But before you position yourself...

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To R3 Or Not to R3, That Is The WSJ Question

By - Dec 10, 08:52 AM   Comments [0]

Round 3 applicants used to be viewed as disorganized, but now, according to a recent Wall Street Journal article, they may be viewed as “appealing but unconventional prospects” or as “an offbeat catch” who “liven the mix of an incoming MBA class.” I was quoted in...

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Meet the winner of our Brightest Minds scholarship

By - Dec 10, 07:13 AM   Comments [0]

Today we speak with Sean Walsh, the winner of The Economist’s second Brightest Minds MBA Scholarship Contest.

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MBA News Weekly: Where’s the Class of 2014 Headed?

By - Dec 10, 04:00 AM   Comments [0]

Our weekly roundup of MBA News: Where are recent b-school grads headed next year? Employment status? Starting Salary? Was business school worth it in the end? GMAC asks the Class of 2014. Harvard Business Review conducted a survey of thousands of MBA graduates on their career and...

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What ‘Shark Tank’ Can Teach You About Your Post-MBA Salary

By - Dec 10, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

What kind of salary growth can you expect in your career after business school? Will you see a high ROI reflected in your MBA salary?Photo Credit: The Urban Scot via Compfight cc Let’s imagine that you’re on ABC’s Shark Tank, where entrepreneurs (many of them MBAs!)...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Dec 10)

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Math Is a positive number? (1) (2) Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - E - (click and drag your mouse to...

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Wharton 2016 Class Profile

By - Dec 9, 09:20 AM   Comments [0]

Let’s take a look at the 2016 class at Wharton. Last year’s stats are in parentheses. •Total applicants: 6,111 (6,036) •Enrolled class: 859 (837) •Women: 40% (42%) •International students: 31% (35%) •U.S. minorities: (30%) 30% •Range of years of work experience: 0-16 (0-13) •Mean years of work experience: 5 (5) •GMAT range: 620-780 •Mean...

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