Interviews

In Their Own Words: Admissions Directors Speak about MBA Fair Do’s and Don’ts

By - Jan 27, 09:39 AM   Comments [0]

In preparation for The MBA Tour's upcoming events, Accepted.com interviewed three admissions directors from top universities about the do's and don'ts of attending an MBA Fair. Read on for valuable advice! Q: Do you have any tips for MBA applicants on how to network effectively at MBA...

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Another College and MBA Admissions Round Up

By - Jan 22, 02:21 AM   Comments [0]

Here are some news tidbits from last week: BusinessWeek reported some good news last week regarding the job market, particularly for new college graduates. The National Association of Colleges and Employers reported a turnaround in college hiring. Surveys show that the recent economic recession hit college...

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GMAC: MBA Employers Express Job Market Optimism

By - Jan 22, 02:14 AM   Comments [0]

According to a recent GMAC press release, MBA employers predict an upswing in company hiring for recent MBA graduates this coming year. While the business climate of 2009 brought cut backs in MBA hiring, the GMAC poll, conducted in November 2009 and including feedback from 317...

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HBS Launches International Seminar Program

By - Jan 21, 01:58 AM   Comments [0]

Following the lead of other top MBA programs, reports a recent article in The Financial Times, Harvard Business School will be expanding its international immersion programs this year by holding small, intensive seminars across the globe. According to the FT, HBS has been “slow to initiate...

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A College and MBA Admissions News Round Up

By - Jan 8, 10:10 AM   Comments [0]

The New Year heralds a new MBA round up! Let's see what's been going on in the world of college and MBA admissions so far in 2010: The Wall Street Journal discusses Cambridge University's potential decision to issue bonds in an effort to raise more than...

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Are MBA Programs Breeding Inconsiderate Students and Graduates?

By - Jan 6, 00:02 AM   Comments [0]

This is a question asked by many when considering the role b-schools play in the global financial crisis. B-schools all over the US and Europe are being criticized for focusing too much on making money and not focusing enough on, what the Financial Times UK...

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Fall 2010 Chicago Book Applicants, The True Value to your MBA, What to do if your significant other won’t move, Guide to Interviewing, Compiled Interview Questions

By - Dec 24, 10:19 AM   Comments [0]

Chicago Booth 2010: Pros & Cons The True Value of your MBA: What are you giving up and how long is it going to take to pay off? Married/Committed Couples: What to do if your significant other won't move? Guide to Interviewing: Know what interviewers are assessing Compiled Interview...

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An Active Move towards Global MBA Recruiting

By - Dec 22, 09:39 AM   Comments [0]

We followed up our post on BusinessWeek's "In Hunt for Students, Business Schools Go Global" by interviewing top MBA tour operators to discover their perspectives on global MBA recruitment expansion. Peter von Loesecke, the founder and CEO of The MBA Tour; Nunzio Quacquarelli, founder and CEO...

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MBA Admissions News: The Waning Days of Deferrals

By - Dec 18, 12:09 PM   Comments [0]

While deferrals used to be more freely granted, this year b-schools are buckling down and saying "no," reports BusinessWeek's Anne VanderMay . VanderMay provides a few reasons why top b-schools are moving in this direction. First, she says, the volume of deferrals was getting weightier. Financial...

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Beautiful B-School Photo Contest 2010 is Here!

By - Dec 14, 01:28 AM   Comments [0]

It's that time of year again—time to visit your top choice b-school campuses and show off to the world what you've found. Put your artistic talent to the test by submitting your favorite campus photos to the annual Beautiful B-School Photo Contest! Last year's 1st place...

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