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What Do B-School Alumni Think?

By - Mar 26, 14:22 PM   Comments [0]

GMAC released its 2014 Alumni Perspectives Survey this week – below are the highlights from the report: • 21,000 b-school alumni from the classes of 1959-2013 responded to the survey. • 83% of alumni from the classes of 1959-2013 reported that their graduate management degrees played an...

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MBAs Flood Tech Scene

By - Mar 25, 12:42 PM   Comments [0]

Instead of flocking to Wall Street like business school graduates of the past, recent MBAs are taking jobs in the tech sector – at startups and e-commerce sites. Even as traditionally high-profile and sought-after employers like JP Morgan Chase and Goldman Sachs recover from the recession,...

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Rotman’s Problem Solving Challenge to Award Unique First Prize – Full MBA Tuition Scholarship!

By - Feb 2, 14:46 PM   Comments [0]

Prospective and incoming Rotman MBA students now have a chance to win a full scholarship to the Rotman MBA program by competing in the Rotman Problem Solving Challenge. The Rotman site calls this unique competition an opportunity to “dive deep into a messy, unstructured problem...

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INSEAD Appoints Ilian Mihov New Dean

By - Oct 13, 12:38 PM   Comments [0]

Big news at INSEAD! The top European business school just appointed Ilian Mihov, an INSEAD economics professor, as dean. Mihov will be the first new dean appointed from “the inside” in more than 12 years and the first dean ever to carry out his deanship...

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Announcing GMAT Pill Price Increase on October 10, 2013

By - Oct 7, 07:41 AM   Comments [0]

In case you haven’t heard already from our earlier post here - prices will be increasing @ midnight October 10, 2013.   The price of GMAT PILL‘s Full Course Package has been $357 since 2 years ago. Back then, we were already the top-rated online video course and had solid testimonials including: -...

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Wharton to Wall Street: A Thing of the Past?

By - Oct 6, 08:39 AM   Comments [0]

You’ve probably read the Wall Street Journal article, “What’s Wrong With Wharton?” that suggests that Wharton has “lost its luster.” I’d like to share my thoughts on that, but first, here’s a recap of the article: The article starts with some stats – first and...

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Wharton MBA Admissions Director, Ankur Kumar, Resigns

By - Oct 3, 07:32 AM   Comments [0]

Ankur Kumar, Wharton’s MBA Admissions Director since 2009, has announced that she will leave Wharton as of Friday according to The Wall Street Journal. Dean Roberts informed students that Maryellen Lamb, the school’s former careers director who recently became deputy vice dean for M.B.A. admissions, financial...

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What’s the Deal with HBS and Gender Equality?

By - Sep 24, 13:52 PM   Comments [0]

This post is a little late. I’ve been mulling over the New York Times article and started drafting this piece almost immediately. However, work and pleasure prevented me from completing it earlier. In any case, here’s my 2¢. It all began one early Sunday morning when...

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U of Michigan Receives Record Breaking Donation of $200 Million

By - Sep 15, 08:16 AM   Comments [0]

Stephen M. Ross will donate $200 million to the University of Michigan, with $100 million going to the Stephen M. Ross School of Business and $100 million going to the athletic campus (which will be renamed the Stephen M. Ross Athletic Campus). This donation, the...

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Columbia Business School Redesigns Core Curriculum

By - Sep 10, 05:12 AM   Comments [0]

Columbia Business School made headlines recently when it announced it will institute a redesigned core curriculum for the class of 2015 beginning this fall.  The school also unveiled twelve new videos that explain and convey the importance of the new changes. Among the most significant changes...

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