MBA Rankings, Record Salaries, and Women MBAs in Business School News

By - Dec 13, 11:00 AM   Comments [0]

New MBA rankings, opportunities for women MBAs, and a record-breaking salary for one Sloan graduate—all in the latest business school news. From Duke and Yale University’s new spots in MBA rankings and which MBA programs have produced the most billionaires, to programs geared toward women MBAs,...

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What ‘Shark Tank’ Can Teach You About Your Post-MBA Salary

By - Dec 10, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

What kind of salary growth can you expect in your career after business school? Will you see a high ROI reflected in your MBA salary?Photo Credit: The Urban Scot via Compfight cc Let’s imagine that you’re on ABC’s Shark Tank, where entrepreneurs (many of them MBAs!)...

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Picking Numbers on GMAT Data Sufficiency: Permissible vs. Sufficient

By - Dec 8, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

Pick numbers carefully and strategically on GMAT Data Sufficiency Yes/No questions. One of the hallmark points of confusion on GMAT Data Sufficiency is the dreaded Yes/No question. In a Value question, such as “What is the value of x?” the question of sufficiency is a familiar one:...

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What Is Most Important When Choosing a Business School? [Chart]

By - Dec 5, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

Although quantifying a school’s profile certainly does not tell you everything, it can sometimes be helpful in simplifying the many differences between the various MBA programs. We recently surveyed a number of visitors to our site to get a feel for the concerns, plans, and mind-sets...

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MBA News: Who Gets the Highest GMAT Scores?

By - Dec 3, 05:41 AM   Comments [0]

Find out about your future salary, trends among GMAT scores, and more in recent MBA news. From MBA students in India and China vanquishing their American counterparts on their GMAT scores to big data getting big attention from students and recruiters … and Harvard Business School...

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5 Tips for Cashing in on MBA Scholarships

By - Dec 1, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

Don’t get into debt with business school tuition—research MBA scholarships, fellowships, and financial aid. Photo Credit: B Rosen via Compfight cc If there’s one thing future MBAs are likely to understand, it’s the value of a good investment. Even though figuring out how to pay for...

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4 Myths About MBAs in the Nonprofit Sector

By - Nov 28, 04:00 AM   Comments [0]

Going to business school and getting an MBA does not mean you can’t go into the nonprofit sector or working for a social enterprise. Photo Credit: Robert S. Donovan via Compfight cc If you think MBAs and nonprofits are about as compatible as oil and water,...

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6 Tips for Getting MBA Tuition Reimbursement From Your Employer

By - Nov 26, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

Want to get MBA tuition reimbursement from your employer? Emphasize your value to the company, just as if you were asking for a raise! Have you ever asked your boss for a raise? This isn’t a conversation most of us relish, so, all too often, we...

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The Latest in MBA News: Finance Still in Favor, New MBA Rankings on the Way

By - Nov 25, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

Check out some of the latest MBA news from media outlets across the world. From changes in the business school applicant pool due to current economic trends to a sacked socialist government official heading back to business school, as well as soon-to-be-updated U.S. News and...

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MBA Networking: An Essential Business School Skill

By - Nov 24, 07:36 AM   Comments [0]

How do you make your MBA network work for you? MBA networking: one of the supposed benefits of attending business school.  Part of the job description of an MBA in almost any position includes that elusive, poorly-defined, sometimes awkward activity. Top Three Quotes About MBA Networking: “Job opportunities...

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