Other

Top 20 MBA Programs in 2013

By - Oct 13, 12:54 PM   Comments [0]

Here are the 20 best MBA programs in the U.S. for 2013 according to Forbes: SCHOOL AND RANK PRE-MBA SALARY 2012 SALARY 1. Stanford GSB $80,000 $221,000 2. Chicago Booth $76,000 $200,000 3. Harvard Business School $80,000 $205,000 4. UPenn Wharton $80,000 $205,000 5. Northwestern Kellogg $73,000 $176,000 6. Dartmouth Tuck $72,000 $189,000 7. Columbia Business School $74,000 $192,000 8. Duke Fuqua $63,000 $152,000 9. Cornell Johnson $59,000 $155,000 10. Michigan Ross $61,000 $153,000 11....

Tags: , , , , . Read More

Healthcare Management at Wharton and at Large

By - Oct 10, 13:46 PM   Comments [0]

Healthcare related opportunities for MBA graduates are on the rise, and the Health Care Management Program is at the cutting edge of preparing students to enter this exciting and dynamic field. Listen to the full recording of our podcast interview with June Kinney to learn more...

Tags: , , , , , , . Read More

Cornell Introduces New Joint Program With Israel’s Technion

By - Oct 10, 13:39 PM   Comments [0]

Cornell Innovation Institute at Cornell Tech and the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology are introducing a new joint program: an M.S. in Information Systems with a specialization in Connective Media. Students will receive degrees from both institutions. According to the Cornell Tech website, the program will meet...

Tags: , . Read More

4 Application Strategy Tips: Stand Out AND Fit In

By - Oct 10, 13:34 PM   Comments [0]

It can be confusing: Half of the advice you read urges you to stand out in your application, while the other half advises you to explain how you’ll fit in. So which is it? Should you stand out or fit in? The answer, unsurprisingly, is BOTH....

Tags: , , , , , . Read More

MBA Résumé- Mistakes You Can Avoid

By - Oct 8, 12:12 PM   Comments [0]

Résumé is a critical part of the MBA applications, yet it is often the most neglected one.  Your résumé demands as much of your attention as your essays do.  In fact, résumé is your first introduction to the Ad Com, so it should be impactful...

Read More

Chicago Booth Weekend Part-Time MBA Application Essay Tips

By - Oct 6, 09:31 AM   Comments [1]

(NOTE: These questions are for the spring 2014 applications; the questions for the fall 2014 applications are different and will be featured in a subsequent post.) Traditional! In an era of MBA application experimentation with micro-length questions, video, slides, and other new elements, these questions ask...

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Read More

Wharton to Wall Street: A Thing of the Past?

By - Oct 6, 08:39 AM   Comments [0]

You’ve probably read the Wall Street Journal article, “What’s Wrong With Wharton?” that suggests that Wharton has “lost its luster.” I’d like to share my thoughts on that, but first, here’s a recap of the article: The article starts with some stats – first and...

Tags: , , , , , , . Read More

Calling all Little Brothers and Sisters: New SAT Flashcards!

By - Oct 2, 17:44 PM   Comments [0]

Hey GMAT studier! Have a younger brother or sister who's about to take on the SAT (if only you were, right?) Is studying for ridiculously difficult SAT vocab words getting in the way of their precious SnapChat time? They’re in luck! Brand new from Magoosh...

Read More

Best B-Schools for Entrepreneurship

By - Oct 1, 05:02 AM   Comments [0]

The Princeton Review and Entrepreneur magazine have announced the results of their annual survey of the top entrepreneurship programs in the nation. These are the programs that offer a broad range of courses in entrepreneurship, as well as  significant opportunities for networking with established entrepreneurs,...

Tags: , , , , , , . Read More

2014 ISB Adcom Interview on Career Switching Available!

By - Sep 16, 08:30 AM   Comments [0]

Are you considering applying to the Indian School of Business AND switching careers post-MBA? Then you’ll want to read the following excerpt from our recent Q&A with Mr. V. K. Menon, Senior Director of Placements at ISB, as he discusses important information for career switchers...

Tags: , , , , , , . Read More