Find all School-related info fast with the new School-Specific MBA Forum

It is currently 29 Aug 2014, 10:28

Close

GMAT Club Daily Prep

Thank you for using the timer - this advanced tool can estimate your performance and suggest more practice questions. We have subscribed you to Daily Prep Questions via email.

Customized
for You

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

Track
Your Progress

every week, we’ll send you an estimated GMAT score based on your performance

Practice
Pays

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

Not interested in getting valuable practice questions and articles delivered to your email? No problem, unsubscribe here.

Events & Promotions

Events & Promotions in June
Open Detailed Calendar

2013 MIT Sloan Leaders for Global Operations (LGO) Thread

  Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  
Author Message
Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 11 Jan 2011
Posts: 21
Location: United States
GMAT 1: 750 Q47 V46
GPA: 3.55
WE: Engineering (Aerospace and Defense)
Followers: 1

Kudos [?]: 8 [0], given: 1

Re: 2013 MIT Sloan Leaders for Global Operations (LGO) Thread [#permalink] New post 16 Dec 2012, 08:16
Hi Rohan,

Regardless of your track, you can take pretty much whatever class you are interested in. There are two caveats for this that come to mind. First, some classes have prerequisites that you must have before taking the class (although this usually isn't enforced). Second, you must take enough classes to meet the requirements in both Sloan and your engineering track. This usually means you have to take 3 or 4 engineering classes in your track.

Your second two questions are harder to answer. The sponsor companies have different hiring goals every year, so one year a particular company may be hiring for a job that is appropriate for an international student and the next year they may not. The only companies that this is really an issue with are the companies with some defense-related business (e.g., Raytheon, UTC). These companies are subject to ITAR laws which dictate certain citizenship/work eligibility requirements for their employees on certain projects. I'm not sure how much Boeing is affected by that, since they have split up their business between Boeing Commercial Airplanes and Boeing Defense and Space. I wish I could give you a clearer answer. I can say this, in general, there are some job opportunities that are restrictive based on citizenship, but there are several international students in the program now. There are plenty of jobs for international students who are accepted into the program.

Good luck!
Robbie
LGO Fellow, Class of 2014
Manager
Manager
avatar
Status: Waiting for the results !!
Joined: 30 Sep 2010
Posts: 94
Location: India
Concentration: Entrepreneurship, International Business
GMAT 1: 750 Q51 V40
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 7 [0], given: 3

Reviews Badge
Re: 2013 MIT Sloan Leaders for Global Operations (LGO) Thread [#permalink] New post 17 Dec 2012, 11:45
Submitted an application for LGO earlier today. Nw the wait re-starts (I am a re-applicant)
_________________

GMAT: 750 Q51 V40
GMAT Prep1: 740 Q50 V40 ; GMAT Prep2: 760 Q49 V44; MGMAT1: 700 Q48 V37; Kaptest: 710 Q47 V41; GMAT Prep3: 760 Q50 V44
10-days-before-the-gmat-103450.html

Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 05 Apr 2012
Posts: 39
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 5 [0], given: 6

Re: 2013 MIT Sloan Leaders for Global Operations (LGO) Thread [#permalink] New post 17 Dec 2012, 12:42
same here, submitted my app earlier today.

Best of luck, everyone!
Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 03 Jan 2013
Posts: 8
Concentration: Technology, Operations
GMAT 1: Q44 V38
GPA: 3.02
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 0 [0], given: 1

Re: 2013 MIT Sloan Leaders for Global Operations (LGO) Thread [#permalink] New post 03 Jan 2013, 11:42
Hello everyone,

Has anyone received an interview invitation for LGO? I am guessing the invitations will go out in the middle of next week, but I am curious if anyone received an invitation yet.

Regards,
Steve S.
Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 10 Jul 2012
Posts: 22
Schools: University of Connecticut - Class of 2015
GMAT 1: 690 Q44 V40
GPA: 4
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 11 [0], given: 0

Re: 2013 MIT Sloan Leaders for Global Operations (LGO) Thread [#permalink] New post 04 Jan 2013, 06:13
Hey Steve,

I was wondering the same thing. I looked up the post from last year and it appears as if everyone started receiving invites around the 12th of January. Hopefully, we start to find out soon.
Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 03 Jan 2013
Posts: 8
Concentration: Technology, Operations
GMAT 1: Q44 V38
GPA: 3.02
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 0 [0], given: 1

Re: 2013 MIT Sloan Leaders for Global Operations (LGO) Thread [#permalink] New post 07 Jan 2013, 16:14
So is anyone else as tense as I am about the possibilities of interviews going out this week?
Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 05 Apr 2012
Posts: 39
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 5 [0], given: 6

Re: 2013 MIT Sloan Leaders for Global Operations (LGO) Thread [#permalink] New post 07 Jan 2013, 16:29
LGOApplicant2015 wrote:
So is anyone else as tense as I am about the possibilities of interviews going out this week?


yes I am. Today was Monday and nobody posted with an interview invite information... but then again, LGO has ~300 applicants and there's probably only a dozen or so on this forum, so it's an extremely small sample.
Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 03 Jan 2013
Posts: 8
Concentration: Technology, Operations
GMAT 1: Q44 V38
GPA: 3.02
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 0 [0], given: 1

Re: 2013 MIT Sloan Leaders for Global Operations (LGO) Thread [#permalink] New post 07 Jan 2013, 16:33
redpringles wrote:
LGOApplicant2015 wrote:
So is anyone else as tense as I am about the possibilities of interviews going out this week?


yes I am. Today was Monday and nobody posted with an interview invite information... but then again, LGO has ~300 applicants and there's probably only a dozen or so on this forum, so it's an extremely small sample.


Very true. If it hasn't been said yet, if anyone reading this gets an interview invite, please post it to the forum. I am dying to find out when they start to send them out!
4 KUDOS received
Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 11 Aug 2010
Posts: 8
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 4 [4] , given: 6

Re: 2013 MIT Sloan Leaders for Global Operations (LGO) Thread [#permalink] New post 07 Jan 2013, 20:10
4
This post received
KUDOS
For what it's worth, there are exactly 294 applicants in the 2015 LGO class. They will be interviewing "in early February."
http://lgo.mit.edu/alumni/newsletter/
Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 10 Jan 2013
Posts: 4
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 0 [0], given: 3

Re: 2013 MIT Sloan Leaders for Global Operations (LGO) Thread [#permalink] New post 10 Jan 2013, 07:46
Has anyone received an interview invite yet? I'm thinking they should come today or tomorrow...
Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 10 Jul 2012
Posts: 22
Schools: University of Connecticut - Class of 2015
GMAT 1: 690 Q44 V40
GPA: 4
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 11 [0], given: 0

Re: 2013 MIT Sloan Leaders for Global Operations (LGO) Thread [#permalink] New post 10 Jan 2013, 08:10
starinje wrote:
Has anyone received an interview invite yet? I'm thinking they should come today or tomorrow...



I haven't received one yet. I was thinking the same thing. As a matter of fact, I started to panic when I saw the gmatclub email in my inbox. I figured someone was saying they received an invite and I didn't!
Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 05 Apr 2012
Posts: 39
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 5 [0], given: 6

Re: 2013 MIT Sloan Leaders for Global Operations (LGO) Thread [#permalink] New post 10 Jan 2013, 08:51
Just received an interview invitation by e-mail, sent out on 11:50AM EST.
Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 10 Jul 2012
Posts: 22
Schools: University of Connecticut - Class of 2015
GMAT 1: 690 Q44 V40
GPA: 4
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 11 [0], given: 0

Re: 2013 MIT Sloan Leaders for Global Operations (LGO) Thread [#permalink] New post 10 Jan 2013, 09:00
redpringles wrote:
Just received an interview invitation by e-mail, sent out on 11:50AM EST.



That is great news! So the invitations have started. The butterflies in my stomach are going crazy now.
Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 15 Mar 2011
Posts: 3
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 5 [0], given: 0

Re: 2013 MIT Sloan Leaders for Global Operations (LGO) Thread [#permalink] New post 10 Jan 2013, 09:02
Received Interview Invite also.
Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 13 Aug 2012
Posts: 4
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 1 [0], given: 0

Re: 2013 MIT Sloan Leaders for Global Operations (LGO) Thread [#permalink] New post 10 Jan 2013, 10:01
Just saw an invitation in my email that was sent at 11:50 est. Best of luck to everyone!
Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 25 May 2010
Posts: 20
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 2 [0], given: 1

Re: 2013 MIT Sloan Leaders for Global Operations (LGO) Thread [#permalink] New post 10 Jan 2013, 10:37
Super excited! Received one as well, dated 11:50est.
Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 10 Jan 2013
Posts: 4
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 0 [0], given: 3

Re: 2013 MIT Sloan Leaders for Global Operations (LGO) Thread [#permalink] New post 10 Jan 2013, 14:13
I just got an interview invite - sent at 5:04 EST.
Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 03 Jan 2013
Posts: 8
Concentration: Technology, Operations
GMAT 1: Q44 V38
GPA: 3.02
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 0 [0], given: 1

Re: 2013 MIT Sloan Leaders for Global Operations (LGO) Thread [#permalink] New post 10 Jan 2013, 15:20
Congratz all!! Hopefully they will still be sending some out tomorrow since I assume they are done for the day.
Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 11 Jan 2013
Posts: 5
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 1 [0], given: 0

Re: 2013 MIT Sloan Leaders for Global Operations (LGO) Thread [#permalink] New post 11 Jan 2013, 15:05
Did anyone get any invite letters from LGO today?
Manager
Manager
avatar
Status: Waiting for the results !!
Joined: 30 Sep 2010
Posts: 94
Location: India
Concentration: Entrepreneurship, International Business
GMAT 1: 750 Q51 V40
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 7 [0], given: 3

Reviews Badge
Re: 2013 MIT Sloan Leaders for Global Operations (LGO) Thread [#permalink] New post 12 Jan 2013, 10:30
the butterflies and the long waiting period starts now
_________________

GMAT: 750 Q51 V40
GMAT Prep1: 740 Q50 V40 ; GMAT Prep2: 760 Q49 V44; MGMAT1: 700 Q48 V37; Kaptest: 710 Q47 V41; GMAT Prep3: 760 Q50 V44
10-days-before-the-gmat-103450.html

Re: 2013 MIT Sloan Leaders for Global Operations (LGO) Thread   [#permalink] 12 Jan 2013, 10:30
    Similar topics Author Replies Last post
Similar
Topics:
3 Experts publish their posts in the topic Sloan (MIT): MIT-LGO 2014 Calling all applicants! Ward2012 94 21 Apr 2013, 07:28
16 2013 MIT Sloan Leaders for Global Operations (LGO) Thread dayABR11 87 03 Jul 2012, 11:12
16 2012 MIT Sloan Leaders for Global Operations (LGO) Thread LGO13 262 11 Jul 2011, 08:47
30 Experts publish their posts in the topic 2011 MIT Sloan Leaders for Global Operations (LGO) thread LGOstudent 401 14 Jul 2010, 15:03
Display posts from previous: Sort by

2013 MIT Sloan Leaders for Global Operations (LGO) Thread

  Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  

Go to page   Previous    1   2   3   4   5    Next  [ 88 posts ] 



GMAT Club MBA Forum Home| About| Privacy Policy| Terms and Conditions| GMAT Club Rules| Contact| Sitemap

Powered by phpBB © phpBB Group and phpBB SEO

Kindly note that the GMAT® test is a registered trademark of the Graduate Management Admission Council®, and this site has neither been reviewed nor endorsed by GMAC®.