Fun Stuff

Which Schools are Good for PE/VC and VC-Backed Entrepreneurship

By - Dec 12, 13:25 PM   Comments [0]

Admit it: You love the ring of ‘venture capital’ and ‘private equity.’ Enter Pitchbook, the ultimate resource for those looking for a future in PE/VC (and those looking for VCs to fund their futures). Listen to the full recording of our conversation with Andy White, Senior Research...

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Top B-Schools Participate in LGBT Awareness Competition

By - Nov 24, 05:07 AM   Comments [0]

We came across this blog entry on LGBT issues at b-schools, published recently on the Huffington Post, and it definitely caught our interest. Friendfactor, the LGBT rights organization for straight friends founded in 2009, is conducting its second MBA Ally Challenge, a friendly competition among...

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Tepper Crowned Best Part-Time MBA Program

By - Nov 20, 05:06 AM   Comments [0]

Carnegie Mellon University's Tepper School of Business takes the top spot in Bloomberg Businessweek's 2013 ranking of the best part-time MBA programs. With a close-knit cohort of just 194 students in the program, this part-time curriculum is the same as the full-time version but is...

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Columbia Business School Launches New Branding Campaign

By - Nov 19, 18:24 PM   Comments [0]

Columbia Business School has launched a new, comprehensive brand positioning campaign to better define and communicate the core elements that make it one of the best business schools in the world. To celebrate the new tagline—At the Very Center of Business—and better tell Columbia Business School’s...

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Creating an MBA Career Search Strategy – A How-To Webinar

By - Nov 17, 14:29 PM   Comments [0]

Are you seeking professional advice on how to develop a strategic post-MBA career plan? If so, then you’ll want to attend Accepted’s upcoming webinar, Career Strategy for MBA Applicants: What You Need to Know...and Do...Before You Arrive on Campus, in which Ivan Kerbel, CEO of Practice...

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Business, Law and Beyond: An Interview with John Engelman

By - Nov 7, 15:27 PM   Comments [0]

Want to start a business? Partner in a law firm? Go into private equity? Run a media and entertainment company? How about all of the above? Learn from someone who has done it all. And doesn’t normally give interviews. Listen to the full recording of our interview...

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Stacy Blackman’s B-School Buzz

By - Oct 28, 10:28 AM   Comments [0]

Hello, and welcome to the latest edition of Stacy Blackman’s B-School Buzz, our periodic check-in with some of the MBA blogosphere’s applicant and student contributors. In this edition, Buzz bloggers share news of interview invites and dings, reactions from campus visits, and tips for making...

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Seats Running Out for Our Wharton Webinar…

By - Oct 27, 13:44 PM   Comments [0]

If you’re at ANY stage of the Wharton application process – just starting to think about or already prepping for an interview – then you’ll want to tune in on Wednesday, October 30, 2013 at 10:00 AM PST/1:00 PM EST/5:00 PM GMT for our webinar,...

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Interview with Nonprofit, Older B-School Applicant “MBA My Way”

By - Oct 27, 13:29 PM   Comments [0]

We’d like to introduce you to our next blogger, MBA My Way, an anonymous non-traditional MBA applicant who has been working in the non-profit world for the last eight years. Thank you MBA My Way for sharing your story with us – we wish you...

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Application Volume Up at Full-Time MBA Programs, and Other Fun Facts

By - Oct 17, 12:32 PM   Comments [0]

A GMAC press release reports the results of its 2013 Application Trends Survey. 683 graduate business programs participated in the survey – this breaks down into 328 business schools in 42 countries. Here are some of the highlights: • 52% of two-year MBA programs reported an increase...

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