Introducing Stanford Africa MBA Fellowship Program

By - Apr 15, 10:30 AM   Comments [0]

Last week Stanford Graduate School of Business announced its new Stanford Africa MBA Fellowship Program. Some details about the program: • The fellowship will award up to eight African students per year with full tuition for the two-year program (approx. $140,000). • Students will be required to work...

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50 Years Later: Gender Gaps Persists at HBS

By - Apr 15, 05:24 AM   Comments [0]

Harvard Business School marked this year's 50th anniversary of admitting women to the two-year MBA Program with the W50 Summit on April 4-5th. The event, which drew more than 800 female graduates to the campus, focused on accelerating the advancement of women leaders who make a...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Apr 15): Rate Problem and Sentence Correction

By - Apr 15, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) The train consists of 6 carriages, 20 meters long each. The gap between the carriages is 1 meter. If the train is moving at a constant speed of 60 kmh, how much time will it take the train to run through a 1 kilometer...

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Getting Your MBA Goals in Shape

By - Apr 14, 11:48 AM   Comments [0]

Knowing they’ll have to write essays about their goals, most b-school applicants have identified their goals prior to starting the application process. But I’ve found that “identified” often has a very narrow scope, too narrow to effectively serve the purpose of the essays. With some moderate...

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UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School Retools EMBA Programs

By - Apr 14, 05:14 AM   Comments [0]

The University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School has announced a redesign of its evening and weekend Executive MBA programs with new features and greater convenience for working professionals. For the 24-month Evening MBA program, classes will meet on campus one night a week rather than...

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Stanford MBA Program Announces New Joint Degree

By - Apr 13, 14:07 PM   Comments [0]

Interested in combining a passion for new technology ventures with an MBA degree? If so, the new MS Computer Science/MBA joint degree program launching at the Stanford Graduate School of Business may be for you. More details are forthcoming, but for now, the business school notes that...

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Yale SOM Debuts New Case Competition

By - Apr 12, 14:21 PM   Comments [0]

MBA students from the Yale School of Management have organized a new kind of business school case competition which debuted on April 6th. The one-day only Integrated Leadership Case Competition (ILCC) brought together student teams from top U.S. business schools to tackle a Yale SOM...

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MBA Innovation Summit Explores Life Cycle of Ideas

By - Apr 12, 14:16 PM   Comments [0]

On Friday, April 5th, MBA students from Yale School of Management, Columbia Business School, and the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School came together for the second annual MBA Innovation Summit (MBAIS). The student-organized MBAIS brought together innovation experts, innovative companies, and business students to discover how...

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MIT Sloan MBA Interview with Kartik Mishra

By - Apr 12, 09:30 AM   Comments [0]

Here’s a talk with Kartik Mishra, a first-year MBA student at MIT Sloan. Kartik shares his past application and current b-school experiences, and offers some timely advice about starting those b-school application essays early! Thank you Kartik for your insights! This interview is the latest in...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Apr 12): Word Problem and Sentence Correction

By - Apr 12, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) Machine A can produce 50 components a day while machine B only 40. The monthly maintenance cost for machine A is $1500 while that for machine B is $550. If each component generates an income of $10 what is the least number of days...

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