Posts Tagged ‘INSEAD’

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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9 Questions with GMAT Club Member, Tsinghua MBA Program Reviewed in Detail, My Road to Oxford SBS and INSEAD

By - Feb 23, 16:29 PM   Comments [0]

MBA 9 Questions with a GMAT Club Member - interviews with Fuqua, Cornell & Oxford Class of 2012 students China's Tsinghua MBA Program Reviewed in Detail - a bit of advice you won't find elsewhere My Road to Oxford SBS & INSEAD - my experience and how I...

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FT Global Rankings: Expansionist Dreamers

By - Feb 17, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

B-schools are no longer content staying on home soil, reports the Financial Times in a supplementary article to their recent Global MBA Rankings. The latest expansionist trend is to extend the traditional four-walled classroom overseas. Harvard Business School used to pride itself on its steadfast commitment...

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Financial Times Global 2010 MBA Rankings

By - Jan 25, 09:51 AM   Comments [0]

The Financial Times published today its 2010 ranking of global MBA programs. Its ranking attempts to "assess the effect of the MBA on ... subsequent career progression and salary growth." Consequently it draws its data from the schools themselves and from surveys of graduates...

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Stanford Wins First Place for Forbes’ “The Most Satisfied MBAs”

By - Jan 20, 13:41 PM   Comments [0]

Forbes took its survey findings from “The Best Business Schools” and compiled a second rankings report: “The Most Satisfied MBAs.” Stanford won top slot for both rankings. It is #1 for providing the best return on investment for its graduates, as well as for churning out...

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Are MBA Programs Breeding Inconsiderate Students and Graduates?

By - Jan 6, 00:02 AM   Comments [0]

This is a question asked by many when considering the role b-schools play in the global financial crisis. B-schools all over the US and Europe are being criticized for focusing too much on making money and not focusing enough on, what the Financial Times UK...

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MBA R1 Admissions Deadlines Approach

By - Sep 25, 13:43 PM   Comments [0]

Yes those MBA deadlines are approaching. Rapidly. Kind of like a train roaring through a dark tunnel. Do you see the headlight peering through the gloom, growing brighter and brighter? So what are my thoughts at the end of a hectic week? Accepted's editors have noted a...

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