Posts Tagged ‘internships’

MBA Internship Recruiting Starts NOW

By - Sep 24, 13:36 PM   Comments [0]

Long gone are the days when b-school students could arrive relaxed on campus in September, spend the first few months acclimating to students life and thinking about what they wanted to do in the future, and then finally applying for internships in January. Now, students barely...

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MBA Internship-to-Job Rate Rises as Employers Increasingly Pick from Summer Talent

By - Jul 2, 12:39 PM   Comments [0]

While the internship-to-job funnel has long existed in the banking and consulting industries, a Wall Street Journal article reports that more industries are filling full-time positions with their former MBA interns. And they’re not just increasing their internship-to-job rates, but some have started their hiring...

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Internship-to-Job Conversion Rates Up

By - Oct 28, 13:45 PM   Comments [0]

A recent Bloomberg Businessweek article, “MBA Interns Seeking Job Offers Breathe a Sigh of Relief,” talks about the increased success b-school students have had in receiving job offers from their summer internships. BW collected data from 30 top MBA programs in the U.S. Six of...

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Stacy Blackman’s B-School Buzz

By - Aug 7, 10:57 AM   Comments [0]

Hello, and welcome back to Stacy Blackman’s B-School Buzz, our periodic examination of life in the MBA applicant and student trenches. This past week, our featured contributors have made the most of their summer down time; realized the magnitude of attending a top-ranked MBA program;...

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Stacy Blackman’s B-School Buzz

By - Jul 6, 11:01 AM   Comments [0]

Welcome back to Stacy Blackman’s B-School Buzz, our regular ramble through the MBA blogosphere to discover what’s been keeping applicants and students busy. In this edition, our Buzz contributors set goals, share summer updates, offer advice on selecting recommenders, and discuss the latest revamped applications. Second-year...

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Stacy Blackman’s B-School Buzz

By - Jun 25, 15:33 PM   Comments [0]

Welcome back to Stacy Blackman’s B-School Buzz, our regular ramble through the MBA blogosphere to discover what’s been keeping applicants and students humming. In this edition, our Buzz contributors share summer internship news, urge applicants to look beyond the Top Ten, and relate a recent...

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Pre-MBA Internships, Ross, MBA Application

By - Jan 12, 13:27 PM   Comments [0]

The Myth of Pre-MBA Internship Entrepreneurial Opportunities at Ross How much have you grown during the application process?

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Money Talks: A College and MBA Admissions News Round Up

By - Jul 15, 02:09 AM   Comments [0]

Here's what's going on in the world of college and MBA admissions...money-wise. Many b-school students will be returning to class this fall without having had the rosy summer internship experience they had expected—that is, if they were lucky enough to land an internship at all. The...

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It’s not too late to start volunteering!

By - Jun 25, 01:20 AM   Comments [0]

Yes, you can keep yelling at yourself for not starting earlier, but that won't get you anywhere, will it? Instead, start volunteering now. It's true that adcoms would rather see a long history of community service rather than just a short stint, but you can't turn...

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