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MBA Admissions News Roundup: Diversity, Jobs, and China

By - Dec 16, 06:21 AM   Comments [0]

In a press article from last week, UC Berkeley Haas discusses the efforts it will be taking "to weave equity, inclusion, and diversity into the fabric of the business school's programs."  Specific initiatives include "a demonstration of the knowledge and skills necessary to navigate and...

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Knewton MBA News Roundup: Wharton’s New “Look” and East Meets West at B-School

By - Dec 14, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

More and more business schools are revamping their curricula -- not only to remain competitive with one other, but also to ensure that their students are developing the skills necessary for success in today's changing world. Planning on getting an MBA in the near future?...

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Career Opportunities Widen for Haas MBAs

By - Dec 13, 12:30 PM   Comments [0]

In an effort to expose MBA students to a wider variety of topics and career opportunities, the Berkeley Evening & Weekend MBA Program has implemented new course formats and created more comprehensive career services, reports a recent Haas School Newsroom article. “Our goal is to balance...

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Knewton MBA Roundup: Cheaters Beware, Kellogg’s Growth, and INSEAD’s Future

By - Dec 10, 08:40 AM   Comments [0]

As you narrow your business school search, it's important to do your research in a well-rounded manner. B-school stats are important, but you should also check out more qualitative sources like alumni forums and admissions Q&A's to get a sense of what your target schools...

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LBS Sloan Fellows Guru Interview

By - Dec 9, 10:44 AM   Comments [0]

During my recent visit to London, I spent the morning at London Business School. I have several posts worth of thoughts and material. The first one will focus on the Sloan Fellows program at LBS. I spoke interviewed Balbir Guru, Recruitment and Admissions Manager, Sloan...

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Columbia Launches New JD/MBA Program

By - Dec 9, 10:43 AM   Comments [0]

Columbia Law School and Columbia Business School are accepting the first class for their new three-year JD/MBA program. The accelerated program, which will launch in the fall of 2011, is intended to give "select students the opportunity to earn degrees from both schools in just...

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Top 10 European Business Schools: Financial Times 2010

By - Dec 8, 10:37 AM   Comments [0]

The Financial Times just released its 2010 European b-school rankings, along with a number of analytical articles explaining how the results were determined. Please see "The ranking decoded" for the full list of ranking criteria, with salary data at the forefront. 10 Best European Business Schools HEC...

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MBA Admissions News Round Up

By - Dec 8, 10:30 AM   Comments [0]

Businessweek recently published an interview with INSEAD's dean-to-be, Dipak Jain, former dean of Northwestern's Kellogg School of Management. The Q&A reveals insights into who Jain is, why he chose this top European b-school as his next post, and what he plans to contribute to the...

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Interview with Peter Johnson London Business School Masters in Finance

By - Dec 8, 10:26 AM   Comments [0]

During my recent visit to London, I spent the morning at London Business School. I have several posts worth of thoughts and material This is the first in a series of post stemming from my recent visit to London Business School. During my visit I...

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CMU Tepper Admissions Director Interview Posted Online

By - Dec 6, 10:14 AM   Comments [0]

Our CMU Tepper Q&A proved to be yet another admissions interview success. If you made it to the event we hope you enjoyed it. If you were unable to attend the live webinar, you can review the Q&A transcript or listen to the audio on...

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