Career

7 strategies to get you a raise (before you even start your job)

By - Jun 7, 05:56 AM   Comments [0]

“In business as in life, you don’t get what you deserve, you get what you negotiate” - Chester L. Karrass We get it. The job seeking process is long, arduous, tortuous - basically, a full-time job by itself. But once you’ve got the offer you covet,...

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MBA Salary & Compensation: An Hourly Wage Perspective

By - May 31, 07:47 AM   Comments [0]

At TransparentMBA, we provide deep, rich, customizable data on MBA salary and satisfaction for the jobs MBAs care about most. Our 24,000 data points have unlocked some rich insights about top MBA compensation and satisfaction by industry. But we saw the need for one, simple...

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The Top 10 MBA Jobs: Salary & Satisfaction

By - May 25, 08:13 AM   Comments [0]

The age-old question for MBA students and prospective students: what’s the return on my investment? How much will I get paid after school? There’s certainly no shortage of requests on message boards like Poets & Quants, Payscale, and Monster about this very topic....

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MBA Applicants: Which Round to Apply

By - Feb 15, 09:26 AM   Comments [0]

By Adam Hoff, Amerasia Consulting Group As we move through the winter months and host calls with b-school candidates for the upcoming cycle, it's interesting to note that some admissions questions come up a lot more this time of year than they do later.  We are...

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5 Tips for Negotiating Your MBA Admissions Offer

By - Dec 12, 03:12 AM   Comments [0]

By Adam Hoff, Amerasia Consulting Group Today's blog post is about negotiating your offer of admission ... except that it's not.  Because "negotiation" is not what you do when it comes to securing more financial aid from a business school.  The term of art for what...

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Why You Just Got Dinged (Probably)

By - Dec 12, 02:12 AM   Comments [0]

By Adam Hoff, Amerasia Consulting Group Source: www.amerasiaconsulting.com/blog/reasons-why-you-just-got-dinged-from-business-school These days, in addition to helping our clients get ready for interviews we also meet a lot of new folks who didn't use admissions consulting services to apply - but now are wondering if perhaps they should have.  Most...

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Writing Your Long-Term Goal Essay When Making a Career Move

By - Dec 5, 08:30 AM   Comments [0]

From The Staff of MBA Admit.com, http://www.mbaadmit.com Ask about our current specials – Comprehensive packages beginning at $1795 (Compare with our competitors who charge $4,400!). Basic editing of one application for $925. Valid through December 10, 2015. Opt to work directly with Dr. Shel, a Harvard and Oxford...

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Choosing Which Schools to Apply to: 2 Factors to Consider

By - Dec 5, 08:28 AM   Comments [0]

From The Staff of MBA Admit.com, http://www.mbaadmit.com Ask about our current specials – Comprehensive packages beginning at $1795 (Compare with our competitors who charge $4,400!). Basic editing of one application for $925. Valid through December 10, 2015. Opt to work directly with Dr. Shel, a Harvard and Oxford...

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What to Expect in Round 1 vs. Round 2

By - Dec 5, 08:25 AM   Comments [0]

From The Staff of MBA Admit.com, http://www.mbaadmit.com Ask about our current specials – Comprehensive packages beginning at $1795 (Compare with our competitors who charge $4,400!). Basic editing of one application for $925. Valid through December 10, 2015. Opt to work directly with Dr. Shel, a Harvard and...

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MBA Candidates: Your Audience is not “the Adcom”

By - Dec 4, 01:48 AM   Comments [1]

By Adam Hoff, Amerasia Consulting Group One question that we get a lot from clients is "what does the adcom want to hear?"  Not only is this the wrong way to approach the process in terms of being an authentic, introspective, and interesting candidate, but it...

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