MBA

Lies, Darned Lies, and Misleading Statistics: Duke Fuqua’s Early Action

By - Aug 12, 08:36 AM   Comments [0]

GMAT Club is a wonderful forum for insights into MBA admissions: it offers discussions, interviews, surveys, and expert feedback for all aspiring MBAs. One unique element of GMAT Club is its Calling All Applicants features in which current applicants can share their major data points...

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Maximize Your MBA Application: Your Holistic Application

By - Aug 11, 12:56 PM   Comments [0]

Unless you’ve been in an MBA admissions cave or have your head buried deeply in the sand, you’ve probably noticed that MBA application essay word counts are on the decline. Instead of 500- or 1000-word essays, many applications limit essays to 250-400; some provide guidelines...

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Investigating the MBA Career Survey Results

By - Aug 11, 10:10 AM   Comments [0]

I just saw three articles reporting from different vantage points on MBA employment. Businessweek took a “the sky is falling” perspective in its article, “MBA Recruiting Is Down Again,” which begins with the words, “MBA recruiting deteriorated this spring largely because of declines at top-ranked...

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MBA Applicant Blogger Interview with Piyush

By - Aug 11, 09:10 AM   Comments [0]

We’d like to introduce you to Piyush, author of the blog, Piyush Jain: Science, Technology & Sports, and applicant to top b-schools in the U.S. and the U.K. Thank you Piyush for sharing your MBA adventure with us! We wish you lots of luck! Accepted: First...

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Attend this women’s 2013 Forté Forum to connect with top MBA programs

By - Aug 9, 14:10 PM   Comments [0]

2013 FORTÉ FORUM This fall, Forté is coming to cities across North America, making a stop in London with our Forum event series. The Forté Forums are an intimate and interactive event specifically for women who are pursuing their MBA. Top women business leaders...

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TOP FOUR REASONS TO ATTEND THE WHICH MBA? ONLINE FAIR September 11- 12 and 14th

By - Aug 9, 13:57 PM   Comments [0]

Whether you are just beginning to consider an MBA or ready to send out applications, the Which MBA? Online Fair allows you to take the next step in your MBA journey. Meet over a dozen business schools from across the world all in one place,...

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SBC Scoop: Last-Minute Community Service

By - Aug 9, 05:10 AM   Comments [0]

When Ali started working with Stacy Blackman Consulting he had stellar undergraduate grades, an impressive GMAT score and consistently growing work experience at a prestigious investment bank. What Ali did not have was any significant extracurricular or community service experience since college. Though his consultant...

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From Luxury Marketing to Entrepreneurship: A Talk with Daria Burke

By - Aug 8, 10:45 AM   Comments [0]

How does someone with a degree in English end up pursuing an MBA at NYU Stern? Why attend a program famous for its ties to Wall St. when you’re interested in marketing? And why abandon the glamorous world of beauty and luxury marketing for the...

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Cornell Tech Reengineers MBA Program

By - Aug 8, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

Cornell Tech and Cornell Johnson have teamed up to create a one-year MBA program that will better meet the growing technological needs of today’s business world. The Cornell Tech MBA will combine elements from Cornell’s computing and engineering programs with Johnson’s culture of entrepreneurship, collaboration,...

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UC Berkeley Haas School of Business MBA Essay Tips

By - Aug 8, 05:09 AM   Comments [0]

Berkeley Haas admissions has been fairly consistent with prior years in this new set of essays for the 2013/2014 applicant. While many schools reduced the number of essay significantly this year, Haas has reduced only slightly from five to four required essays. The set of...

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