Posts Tagged ‘career switching’

From Biomedical Research to Kellogg MBA: A Non-Traditional Business School Journey

By - Nov 3, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Learn how real students and recent grads have navigated their way through the business school admissions process and b-school itself with our What is Business School Really Like? series. Meet Mandar, a Kellogg grad and former biomedical researcher. Mandar, thank you for sharing your story with us! We’d like to...

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5 Things Engineers Have to Do to Get Accepted to B-School

By - May 21, 08:00 AM   Comments [0]

You are a highly skilled technical expert in your engineering field, and in recent years you have been asked to (or anticipate being asked to) take on a leadership role, which has required you to evaluate your skillset. You are no longer just writing code...

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Can You Double Your Salary with an MBA?

By - Dec 23, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

According to a recent article on the Wall Street Journal website, 75% of students who get an MBA change careers. By making this change, many are able to double their salary. However, the news is not all good. According to thousands of grads from dozens...

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MBA Admissions Advice for Career Changers

By - Mar 29, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

As an IT consultant, how do you know equity research is the right career for you? How do you know you can handle the hours, the more Darwinian industry and company culture, the stress of having a pivotal impact on huge investment decisions? If you are...

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EMBA Employment and Career Services

By - Mar 18, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

This is the fourth post in our Ace the EMBA series on how to apply successfully to a top executive MBA program.  Given today’s volatile business climate, almost everyone in the business world must continuously evaluate and recalibrate their career path, whether they are planning an imminent...

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How Much More Can MBAs Make? Career Switching, Compensation Increase & More

By - Oct 13, 03:11 AM   Comments [0]

If you’re thinking of a full-time MBA, chances are you’re looking to switch careers. If you’re like most people, that is - because an incredible 87% of all MBA students report switching careers by changing either their job function or industry. Even more incredible, 7...

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