Career

GMAC Releases Results from 2010 Corporate Recruiters Survey

By - May 11, 12:09 PM   Comments [0]

The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) surveyed 2,367 employers about their experiences in recruiting and hiring business school graduates from top b-schools around the world. The goal of this annual survey is three-fold: to examine current employment conditions, to assess hiring trends and the market...

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All MBA, All News: An MBA Admissions News Round Up

By - May 6, 00:50 AM   Comments [0]

Wharton will host the first official "MBA Peer School Forum," a gathering of top MBA student government leaders. The three-day President Summit will focus on "inter-school cohesion and collaboration" as well as initiatives that will "bring positive impact to business and society." The event will...

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NYU Stern Langone MBA: A Current Student Interview

By - May 5, 00:42 AM   Comments [0]

Accepted.com has started a new blog series offering our readers a behind-the-scenes look at selected MBA programs. We hope to offer you a candid picture of student life, and what you should consider as you prepare your application. Here are some excerpts from an interview with...

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Social Entrepreneurship: Which Schools have the Best Programs, “Best” Admissions Consulting Companies, Financing Your MBA, How to Get a Loan, Oil and Gas MBA Recruiters, Leadership Development Programs at Manufacturing Firms

By - May 3, 12:29 PM   Comments [0]

Social Entrepreneurship - which schools have the best programs "Best" Admissions Consulting Companies - hear who is recommended Financing your MBA - useful information if you have a loan How to get a Loan - talk to you school's financial aid office and other tips Oil and Gas MBA...

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Startling Pay-Gap Research

By - May 2, 11:55 AM   Comments [0]

Here's yet another reason why women aren't lining up for MBAs: According to the Harvard Business Review, women make about $4,600 less per year than men do post-MBA. Apparently the pay gap is widening, even after making adjustments for giving birth and aspiring towards goals...

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More Students Head to Mom and Pop For Jobs

By - Apr 28, 10:52 AM   Comments [0]

With the job market as bad as it is, that family business is starting to look more and more appealing to many undergraduate business school students and graduates, reports a BusinessWeek article last week entitled "Family Inc.: The New B-School Job Choice." Many undergraduate business students...

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Do You Take Advantage of Your School’s Career Center?

By - Apr 26, 01:14 AM   Comments [0]

When most students are applying to graduate school, they usually focus on the caliber of the program, the reputation of the professors, and the location. What's generally not on their criteria list—but should be—is the quality of a school's career services department. According to "Consider a...

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By - Apr 23, 23:15 PM   Comments [0]

According to a Haas School Newsroom press release, UC Berkeley Haas will be offering ten scholarships this fall that will be matched by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Yellow Ribbon Program in an effort to attract more veterans to its top MBA program. The...

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Getting Your MBA Goals in Shape

By - Apr 22, 22:54 PM   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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MBAs Search for Green Pastures

By - Apr 12, 18:13 PM   Comments [0]

A recent BusinessWeek article, titled "MBAs with a Social Conscience," reports that more and more MBA applicants have social enterprise, nonprofit work, and sustainability on their minds when it comes to choosing a post MBA career path. Adcoms from top MBA programs are seeing increases in...

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