Posts Tagged ‘Northwestern Kellogg’

2010 MBA Rankings Released by Businessweek

By - Nov 14, 12:53 PM   Comments [0]

Businessweek just released its biannual full-time MBA rankings. There were some minor shifts in this year's U.S. top 30 compared to those of 2008, and some more significant changes in the international rankings, as you'll see below. Top 30 U.S. Business Schools of 2010 (2008 rankings...

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Financial Times Unveils EMBA Ranking Report

By - Nov 3, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

There are a number of interesting articles, charts, and maps included in the Financial Times' latest Executive MBA rankings "package." We'll share some highlights here, and point you in the right direction for further reading/viewing. Let's start with the actual rankings. Top 15 International EMBA Programs 1.   Kellogg...

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Top B-School Admissions Gets Easier, for Some

By - Oct 27, 07:19 AM   Comments [0]

A Businessweek article reports on the drop in selectivity among top business schools including Michigan Ross, Cornell Johnson, UCLA Anderson, Indiana Kelley, and Maryland Smith. These schools all admitted a higher percentage of applicants in 2010 than they did in 2008, when b-school application numbers...

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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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