Posts Tagged ‘INSEAD’

Dipak Jain hits the INSEAD rumor mill

By - Jul 14, 10:50 AM   Comments [0]

Word has it that Dipak Jain, former dean of Kellogg, is tipped to become the next dean of INSEAD. According to a recent Financial Times article, Dipak Jain is the front-runner for the position and is awaiting approval from the INSEAD board and faculty from...

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MBA Admissions News and a Little College, Too

By - Jul 12, 12:59 PM   Comments [0]

Top European b-schools continue making the same mistake: First, in 2008 London Business School ousted their new dean, Robin Buchanan, for being too much of a businessman and not enough of an academic dean. Now IMD's president, John Wells, is stepping down due to similar...

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International MBA Programs: Are Global B-Schools Right for You?

By - Jul 8, 12:19 PM   Comments [0]

Thinking about applying to an international MBA program? Like the idea of having international experience on your resume, but don't know much about your global options? Not sure if you should attend an internationally-run program or an American-based program transplanted to foreign soil? Internationalizing the...

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2010 AIGAC Conference in Boston

By - Jul 2, 09:54 AM   Comments [0]

I will run out of superlatives if I attempt to describe the 2010 AIGAC Conference in Boston. Suffice it say that it was extraordinarily illuminating.  MIT Sloan and Harvard Business School graciously and generously hosted the event, which was kicked off by MIT Sloan’s Dean...

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INSEAD: A Current MBA Student Interview

By - May 14, 03:28 AM   Comments [0]

Accepted.com has started a new blog series offering our readers a behind-the-scenes look at selected MBA programs. We hope to offer you a candid picture of student life, and what you should consider as you prepare your application. Here are some excerpts from an interview with...

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All MBA, All News: An MBA Admissions News Round Up

By - May 6, 00:50 AM   Comments [0]

Wharton will host the first official "MBA Peer School Forum," a gathering of top MBA student government leaders. The three-day President Summit will focus on "inter-school cohesion and collaboration" as well as initiatives that will "bring positive impact to business and society." The event will...

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Long-Term Goals vs Short-Term Goals, WSJ Article – Top Biz Leaders Who Were Dinged, INSEAD Campus Visit – Debrief, London Business School – Waitlisted Advice, Booth (Waitlist) vs Ross ($$$), Going Nowhere in 2010, Health Insurance in the Interim

By - Apr 5, 20:45 PM   Comments [0]

Long-Term vs Short-Term Goals - which should you focus on in your application process? WSJ Article - which business leaders were dinged? INSEAD Campus Visit - debrief London Business School - waitlist advice Booth (Waitlist) vs Ross ($$$) - would you wait for Booth? "Going Nowhere" in 2010 - what...

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More MBA Job Optimism on the Horizon

By - Mar 25, 13:32 PM   Comments [0]

Last week BusinessWeek published an article about the increase in post-MBA career opportunities. This time the job market focus is on Europe. At top business schools around Europe recruiting rates are up, and more and more MBA grads are landing jobs faster than graduates from the...

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Europe Experiences Boom in MBA Student Interest

By - Mar 15, 11:20 AM   Comments [0]

According to a GMAC press release, European b-schools are becoming more popular and European students are attending b-schools in larger numbers. The number of GMAT European test-takers increased 30% since 2005, reports a GMAC study. GMAT volume hit a high of 265,613 test-takers; 23,224 of...

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How MBAs Really Help CEOs

By - Mar 3, 10:00 AM   Comments [0]

According to an INSEAD study an MBA really does add value to a CEO. A recent BusinessWeek article explains how. The MBA debate has been going on for years: Bill Gates and Steve Jobs didn't even finish college; so is an MBA really necessary? Additionally, MBA...

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