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Up Close with Columbia Business School: Q&A Tomorrow!

By - Nov 9, 11:41 AM   Comments [0]

Join Columbia Business School alum and Associate Director of MBA Admissions, Michael Robinson ’01, for an informative question and answer session tomorrow, Wednesday, November 10, 2010 at 10:00 AM PT/1:00 PM ET/6:00 PM GMT. During the Q&A webinar you’ll get a chance to ask your burning...

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Financial Times Unveils EMBA Ranking Report

By - Nov 3, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

There are a number of interesting articles, charts, and maps included in the Financial Times‘ latest Executive MBA rankings “package.” We’ll share some highlights here, and point you in the right direction for further reading/viewing. Let’s start with the actual rankings. Top 15 International EMBA Programs 1.   Kellogg...

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Harvard Stresses Importance of Innovation with New Lab

By - Nov 3, 01:54 AM   Comments [0]

The Harvard Innovation Lab, which is scheduled to open in fall 2011, will “foster team-based activities and deepen interactions among both aspiring and experienced innovators across the schools of Harvard,” says Harvard President Drew Gilpin Faust in a recent HBS press release. HBS Dean Nitin Nohria...

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MBA Admissions News Roundup

By - Nov 2, 11:52 AM   Comments [0]

Thunderbird School of Global Management, the U.S. Department of State, and the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Women Initiative will be partnering to train Pakistani women in the fields of entrepreneurship, leadership, and business development. The program, which will begin by training up to 20 Pakistani women,...

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Go Blue: Ross MBA Q&A Tomorrow!

By - Nov 2, 11:47 AM   Comments [0]

Join us for a Michigan Ross question and answer session on Wednesday, November 3, 2010 at 10:00 AM PT/1:00 PM ET/5:00 PM GMT with Jon Fuller, Senior Associate Director of Admissions. This real-time information session will help you determine if Michigan’s flexible, self-directed curriculum, cross-disciplinary...

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Register for Gripping MBA Goals Webinar!

By - Nov 2, 01:50 AM   Comments [0]

Having trouble figuring out how you should structure your MBA goals essay? Not even sure what qualifies as a “goal”? Accepted.com’s free, 45-minute webinar, The Art of a Gripping MBA Goals Essay, will teach you how to create a compelling MBA goals essay that reveals...

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Cornell Johnson Admissions Director Interview Available Online

By - Nov 1, 00:55 AM   Comments [0]

We had an excellent Q&A last week with Randall Sawyer, Cornell Johnson’s Assistant Dean of Admissions, Financial Aid and Inclusion. The excerpt below should give you an idea of how thorough, informative, and enjoyable the session was: Linda Abraham: Entreman asks, “What is the core strength...

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Wharton Admissions Director Interview

By - Oct 31, 01:35 AM   Comments [0]

We had an excellent Q&A last week with Tiffany Gooden, Senior Associate Director of Admissions, and Meghan Bass, Associate Director of Admissions at Wharton. If you missed the Wharton event or if you wish to review it, you can read the whole transcript or listen...

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Online MBA Fair by The Economist Nov 15-16

By - Oct 28, 15:00 PM   Comments [0]

The Economist is launching a Global Online MBA Forum on 15th and 16th November 2010 for all potential MBA candidates interested in meeting business schools, gaining practical advice, and learning about diverse MBA programmes around the world. Some of the schools exhibiting are: ● Cornell University: Johnson...

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MBA Admissions News Round Up

By - Oct 28, 00:58 AM   Comments [0]

A Businessweek article reports on the increased phenomenon of helicopter parents…not at preschools, middle schools, or even colleges, but at business schools. “Helicopter parents,” a term used to describe hovering parents, have taken an active role in their children’s b-school application process. And when we...

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