MBA

MBAs Across America: The Coolest HBS Internship

By - Apr 18, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

Attention guys and gals developing business plans on the backs of napkins or elsewhere: Does an MBA, specifically an MBA from a top program, really offer something valuable for entrepreneurs? Listen to the full recording to hear Linda Abraham explore this question and much more with...

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The Smart Timeline for 2014 Round 2 MBA Applicants [INFOGRAPHIC]

By - Apr 18, 08:00 AM   Comments [0]

Round 2 applicants – we haven’t forgotten about you! Sometimes R2 applicants can get lost between those who are on time to hit the R1 deadlines and those who are scrambling last minute to apply (or reapply) R3. But you are a unique applicant with...

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Amerasia: Negotiating Your Offer – How to Ask For More Financial Aid

By - Apr 17, 11:09 AM   Comments [0]

Today's blog post is about negotiating your offer of admission ... except that it's not.  Because "negotiation" is not what you do when it comes to securing more financial aid from a business school.  The term of art for what you are going to be...

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Admissionado Application Basic Training Bootcamp

By - Apr 17, 09:29 AM   Comments [0]

If you’re serious about applying to bschool in Round 1 this year, it’s time to dig in. While the essay prompts won’t be released until June, smart applicants use this extra time to their advantage – building their profiles, coming up with their strategy, and...

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New Accreditation Standards for Management Education

By - Apr 16, 13:15 PM   Comments [0]

To provide leadership for the new challenges and opportunities facing management education today, AACSB International (AACSB) has released a new set of accreditation standards for the world's leading business schools. Approved April 8th by its membership at the AACSB International Conference and Annual Meeting in Chicago,...

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Weigh Fit to Choose Between Multiple B-School Admissions Offers

By - Apr 16, 05:10 AM   Comments [0]

Round Two business school decisions are pouring in and some MBA applicants face not just two, but three or more offers of admission from their target schools. While the adage is "There's never too much of a good thing," the reality is that a bounty of b-school...

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Introducing Stanford Africa MBA Fellowship Program

By - Apr 15, 10:30 AM   Comments [0]

Last week Stanford Graduate School of Business announced its new Stanford Africa MBA Fellowship Program. Some details about the program: • The fellowship will award up to eight African students per year with full tuition for the two-year program (approx. $140,000). • Students will be required to work...

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50 Years Later: Gender Gaps Persists at HBS

By - Apr 15, 05:24 AM   Comments [0]

Harvard Business School marked this year's 50th anniversary of admitting women to the two-year MBA Program with the W50 Summit on April 4-5th. The event, which drew more than 800 female graduates to the campus, focused on accelerating the advancement of women leaders who make a...

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Getting Your MBA Goals in Shape

By - Apr 14, 11:48 AM   Comments [0]

Knowing they’ll have to write essays about their goals, most b-school applicants have identified their goals prior to starting the application process. But I’ve found that “identified” often has a very narrow scope, too narrow to effectively serve the purpose of the essays. With some moderate...

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UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School Retools EMBA Programs

By - Apr 14, 05:14 AM   Comments [0]

The University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School has announced a redesign of its evening and weekend Executive MBA programs with new features and greater convenience for working professionals. For the 24-month Evening MBA program, classes will meet on campus one night a week rather than...

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