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What’s Going on @Accepted

By - Mar 11, 10:04 AM   Comments [0]

There is a lot going on at Accepted! Save $100 on any editing or consulting purchase totaling $1,000 or more. This special ends Thursday March 12. Don't miss it. Indiana Kelley MBA admissions chat with Jim Holmen on Thursday March 12 at 10:00 AM PT/1:00 PM ET/5:00...

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MBA in Finance: Forget It? No!

By - Mar 4, 11:12 AM   Comments [0]

Regular readers of this blog know that last Thursday I started a short series, "MBA in Finance: Forget It?" I posed a less provocative version of that question to several admissions directors and with their permission posted their responses. While their replies varied and emphasized different...

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Yale’s Bruce DelMonico: Finance from an Admissions Perspective

By - Mar 3, 11:11 AM   Comments [0]

Part of an ongoing series "MBA in Finance: Forget It?" My question: Given the weakness in investment banking, hedge funds, and financial services in general, how do you react to applicants who say they want an MBA to enter IB, PE or a related field that has...

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MIT Sloan’s Rod Garcia: Finance from an Admissions Perspective

By - Mar 3, 11:09 AM   Comments [0]

Part of an ongoing series "MBA in Finance: Forget It?" My question: Given the weakness in investment banking, hedge funds, and financial services in general, how do you react to applicants who say they want an MBA to enter IB, PE, or a related field that has...

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Berkeley’s Peter Johnson: Finance from an Admissions Perspective

By - Mar 3, 11:07 AM   Comments [0]

Part of an ongoing series "MBA in Finance: Forget It?" My question: Given the weakness in investment banking, hedge funds, and financial services in general, how do you react to applicants who say they want an MBA to enter IB, PE or a related field that has...

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NYU Stern’s Isser Gallogly: Finance from an Admissions Perspective

By - Feb 27, 11:04 AM   Comments [0]

Part of an ongoing series "MBA in Finance: Forget It?" My question: Given the weakness in investment banking, hedge funds, and financial services in general, how do you react to applicants who say they want an MBA to enter IB, PE or a related field that has...

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UCLA Anderson’s Mae Shores: Finance from an Admissions Perspective

By - Feb 27, 11:01 AM   Comments [0]

My question: Given the weakness in investment banking, hedge funds, and financial services in general, how do you react to applicants who say they want an MBA to enter IB, PE or a related field that has been devastated by the economic downturn? Is the reaction...

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Chicago Booth’s Rose Martinelli: Finance from an Admissions Perspective

By - Feb 27, 11:00 AM   Comments [0]

Part of an ongoing series "MBA in Finance: Forget It?" My question: Given the weakness in investment banking, hedge funds, and financial services in general, how does Booth react to applicants who say they want an MBA to enter IB, PE or a related field that has...

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Harvard, Haas MBA’s Land Job Offers Despite Challenges

By - Feb 25, 12:24 PM   Comments [0]

The Harvard Crimson reports that despite the current recession, the number of Harvard MBA students who have received job offers at this point in the year compared to the same time last year, remains relatively flat. The data is based on a “flash poll” conducted...

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What is the Value of an MBA?

By - Feb 20, 23:27 PM   Comments [0]

A question that is very often asked on GMAT Club's MBA Forums -  What is the true value of your MBA degree? How much is MBA worth? How long does it take to pay off business school loans? How much will I be earning after...

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