Bschool Life

Social Media Influences Curricula, Affects Applicants

By - Jul 6, 10:56 AM   Comments [0]

MBA students and applicants live and breathe through social media, which is a good thing, considering the growing demand in the business world for employees with honed social media skills. According to a recent Financial Times article---which quotes me---this relatively new form of social dialogue...

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Confessions of an MBA Consultant: White Spaces

By - Jul 6, 10:45 AM   Comments [0]

This post of Stacy's originally appeared on Poets & Quants I’d rather listen to Celine Dion on a loop, I think to myself knowing there has to be a torture less painful than listening to a business school applicant recite his resume line by line.  ...

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Invigorating the Student Experience at Kellogg

By - Jun 25, 15:40 PM   Comments [0]

As the associate dean of MBA programs and the dean of students at Northwestern University's Kellogg School of Management, Betsy Ziegler is tasked with making sure that students at Kellogg have an exceptional experience from the very first moment they come in contact with the...

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Stacy Blackman’s B-School Buzz

By - Jun 25, 15:33 PM   Comments [0]

Welcome back to Stacy Blackman’s B-School Buzz, our regular ramble through the MBA blogosphere to discover what’s been keeping applicants and students humming. In this edition, our Buzz contributors share summer internship news, urge applicants to look beyond the Top Ten, and relate a recent...

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Yale SOM Recruits Two New Senior Associate Deans

By - Jun 20, 15:58 PM   Comments [1]

Yale School of Management is in the midst of an important period of expansion and opportunity, which the school plans to leverage with two new leadership appointments announced last week. Anjani Jain will join Yale SOM as senior associate dean for the full-time MBA program on...

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Record-Breaking Year for The Consortium

By - Jun 18, 10:31 AM   Comments [0]

The MBA class of 2014 will include 391 of a record 1,038 applicants to The Consortium for Graduate Study in Management, a national coalition of top U.S. business schools and corporations and the leading advocate for diversity and inclusion in American business. This year, member schools...

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MBA Admissions: Dartmouth Tuck and Marketing

By - May 14, 12:07 PM   Comments [0]

This post about Dartmouth’s Tuck School of Business, focusing on marketing, is part of a series of interviews about top MBA programs called “MBA Career Goals and the B-Schools that Support Them.” Please subscribe to our blog to ensure that you receive all the posts...

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Washington Olin MBA Student Interview

By - May 13, 22:31 PM   Comments [0]

Here’s a talk with Ashley Elleby, a student at Washington University's Olin Business School and a member of The Consortium who is pursuing her dream of opening a clothing store for tall women – featuring her own clothing line! Thank you Ashley for sharing your...

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Rochester Simon MBA Student Interview

By - May 10, 07:08 AM   Comments [1]

Here’s a talk with Pedro Guirola, a student at Rochester's Simon Graduate School of Business and a member of The Consortium. Thank you Pedro for sharing your thoughts with us! This interview is the latest in an Accepted.com blog series featuring interviews with current MBA students,...

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Wharton MBA Student Interview

By - Apr 23, 20:50 PM   Comments [0]

Here’s a talk with Cindy Law, a 2nd year Wharton student who attended UC Berkeley Haas as an undergrad. Cindy tells of her experiences at both places, as well as her post-MBA plans. Thank you Cindy for sharing your thoughts with us! Accepted: First, can you...

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