MBA

PepsiCo Chairman, CEO Endows Deanship at Yale SOM

By - Jan 20, 06:39 AM   Comments [0]

The Yale School of Management is on a hot streak of late: Dean Edward Snyder was named Dean of the Year by Poets and Quants and has been reappointed to a second term; full-time MBA application volume is up; and post-graduation salaries rival peer schools...

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How Your MBA Recommenders Can Mess Up Your Application

By - Jan 20, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% You’ve found the perfect recommenders and they’ve agreed to submit your letters by the deadline. So your work is done, right? Not quite! There’s plenty that can go wrong with your letters of recommendation even after you think you’ve got everything lined up,...

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B-Schools That Rank for Landing Jobs in Investment Banking

By - Jan 20, 03:32 AM   Comments [0]

When looking to fill investment banking positions, top firms tend to direct their searches towards cream of the crop universities. Here are the top b-schools you should be looking at to give yourself the best chance of getting hired after graduation, according to the latest...

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New Chicago Booth Scholarships for Nonprofit, Govt. Professionals

By - Jan 19, 11:04 AM   Comments [0]

The Chicago Booth School of Business has debuted a scholarship program designed to support advanced business education in the nonprofit and government sectors. The new Civic Scholars Program, funded in part by a $4-million gift from the Neubauer Family Foundation, will provide full-tuition scholarships every year...

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Considering a Second MBA Degree?

By - Jan 18, 10:15 AM   Comments [0]

Applicants who received an MBA abroad can use a second MBA to strengthen job prospects. This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA Blog on U.S.News.com The idea of pursuing a second MBA degree may sound strange, but it happens with a small number of applicants...

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Should You Apply to Business School Round 3?

By - Jan 17, 00:36 AM   Comments [0]

Still not sure if you should apply to business school Round 3 or next year? We’ll help you make that decision when at our upcoming webinar, Round 3 vs. Next Year: The MBA Admissions Debate. When the webinar is over, you’ll have a MUCH clearer idea of which...

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Introducing the New HBS Startup Studio

By - Jan 17, 00:16 AM   Comments [0]

Harvard Business School just announced the opening of the HBS Startup Studio, an off-campus center dedicated to supporting HBS entrepreneurial alumni and serving as a gathering place and workspace for New York-based teams (with at least one HBS alumni founder). According to the Harvard press release,...

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Stacy Blackman’s Words of Wisdom Campaign Continues

By - Jan 15, 12:38 PM   Comments [0]

We’re wrapping up the second week of the Words of Wisdom (WOW) campaign on our social media streams. Have you been following along?  The goal is to galvanize potential MBA candidates with inspirational quotes from the top business schools and our educational partners, and the...

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How to Switch Careers to Investment Banking with an MBA

By - Jan 15, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% Are you interested in a career in investment banking? If you’ve been following our career-change series,  How to Switch Careers to Investment Banking with an MBA, then you know going to business school can be a great opportunity to gain the skills and...

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How on Earth Will You Pay for B-School…

By - Jan 14, 13:24 PM   Comments [0]

…and then have anything left to live on? Unfortunately, when budgeting and planning for b-school, you need to think about more than just that steep tuition price tag. There's the price of relocating, the time taken off from work, travel expenses (business and pleasure), social activities/entertainment,...

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