Posts Tagged ‘Michigan Ross’

MBA Admissions News Roundup: New Test Prep, NYU Stern Application Tips, and New B-School Rankings for Consulting

By - Sep 2, 00:22 AM   Comments [0]

Test prep companies have a busy season ahead of them; test prep traffic is bound to increase as future b-school applicants scramble to prepare for the Next Generation GMAT, reports a Businessweek article, "GMAT Test Prep: Changes on the Way." The new GMAT, which will...

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Michigan Ross 2011 MBA Application Questions, Deadlines, Tips.

By - Jul 5, 10:10 AM   Comments [0]

This Michigan Ross 2011 MBA Application tip post is one of a series of posts providing MBA application and essay advice for applicants to top MBA programs around the world. You can access the entire series at http://blog.accepted.com/acceptedcom_blog/tag/2011-mba-application-tips. My tips for answering Ross' essay questions...

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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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MBA Admissions News Round Up: Innovation All Around

By - Jun 4, 02:27 AM   Comments [0]

A recent Wharton alum and former user of Accepted.com resources, recently sent me information about an interesting blog he's working on. Check out Mate, I C Bill's new blog that tracks his "extended recruiting efforts." Harvard Business School, Yale SOM, Northwestern Kellogg, Chicago Booth, and Michigan...

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B-Schools News: More Expensive Programs Yield Higher Paid Grads

By - May 26, 23:14 PM   Comments [0]

According to new Bloomberg Businessweek research, graduates from top business schools (which are also the most expensive programs) earn more straight out of school and down the road than do grads from lower ranked, less expensive schools. And they don't just make a little more…but...

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2010 Beautiful B-School Photo Contest Winners

By - May 25, 11:45 AM   Comments [0]

The winners of this year's Beautiful B-School photo contest are… The First Prize ($200 Amazon gift certificate) goes to BizWiz for his shot of Stanford GSB's Oval Park: Second Prize ($100 gift certificate) goes to Matt Thieleman for his picture of Tappan Street and Michigan Ross amidst...

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In Remembrance of C.K. Prahalad

By - Apr 21, 10:34 AM   Comments [0]

On April 16, 2010 the business community lost a teacher, mentor, and a leading management thinker when C.K. Prahalad passed away at the early age of 69. Prahalad was an incredibly prolific writer; his thoughts were far reaching, highly penetrative, and will leave an indelible...

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CMU Tepper’s Dean Dunn Joins Ranks of Deans Stepping Down

By - Apr 17, 10:24 AM   Comments [0]

Dean of the Tepper School of Business at Carnegie Mellon University, Kenneth B. Dunn, announced that he'd be stepping down from his post as dean on January 1, 2011. This information was released in a CMU Tepper press release on Tuesday. Deans at Harvard Business...

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Ross Sad to See Dolan Go

By - Apr 17, 10:16 AM   Comments [0]

Dean Bob Dolan of Michigan's Ross School of Business announced that his term that ends in the summer of 2011 will be his last, reports The Michigan Daily. Dolan has served as dean of Ross for two terms, since 2001, and has had a huge...

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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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