Posts Tagged ‘Northwestern Kellogg’

The College to B-School Jump (With No Work In Between)

By - Oct 14, 11:34 AM   Comments [0]

According to a Wall Street Journal article, "No Experience Necessary," more MBA students are heading straight to business school after completing college. One advantage of such a move, at least according to Wes Swank, a 29-year-old who completed his MBA at age 24, is that "going...

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Free B-School Info: Check Out our Online Q&A Transcripts!

By - Oct 13, 13:53 PM   Comments [0]

If you've been following our events schedule, you'll know that we're already well into our fall 2011 Q&A season. We've had valuable question and answer sessions with admissions directors from four top business schools so far – UC Berkeley Haas, Chicago Booth, Northwestern Kellogg, and...

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

By - Sep 2, 09:25 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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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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By - Aug 5, 23:48 PM   Comments [0]

While charting his MBA application process, one MBA applicant blogger, KT,  recently wrote in his blog, My Quest for Life, about hitting a snag when tackling Kellogg's question on displaying teamwork. Teamwork, and its close cousin, leadership, are highly prized by MBA programs. But even...

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MBA Applicants: What McKinsey (and HBS) Wants

By - Jul 26, 23:38 PM   Comments [0]

They were looking for four things. I didn’t know until I’d made it to the third and last round of interviews, but McKinsey and Company, the strategy consulting firm perennially ranked among the top “dream” employers of MBA students, was looking for four specific qualities...

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Kellogg 2011 MBA Application Questions, Deadlines, Tips.

By - Jun 24, 15:14 PM   Comments [0]

This Kellogg 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 Kellogg's are in red...

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Interview with a Current Kellogg Part-time MBA Student

By - Jun 15, 22:56 PM   Comments [0]

Interview with current part-time Kellogg student (evening program) with an engineering background, currently working at a tech company What is your goal for getting the MBA? In the next five years or so, I plan to advance within my company with an increasing focus on international business....

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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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