Posts Tagged ‘Dartmouth Tuck’

Forbes ROI MBA Rankings for 2010

By - Aug 5, 12:30 PM   Comments [0]

Forbes published today its 2010 MBA rankings for US and non-US MBA programs. The Forbes ranking is based on ROI, specifically "the return on investment achieved by the graduates from the class of 2004." Forbes surveyed 17,000 alumni at 103 schools and heard back from...

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Report From AIGAC Conference: Buzz vs.Substance

By - Jun 22, 09:42 AM   Comments [1]

The AIGAC conference this year was fantastic. The first day consisted of presentations from Pete Johnson of Haas, Christie St. John of Tuck, Cassandra Pittman of INSEAD, Wendy Huber of Darden, Soojin Kwon Koh of Ross, and Bruce Delmonico of Yale's SOM. During the second...

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2009 Beautiful B-School Photo Contest Winners

By - May 19, 12:00 PM   Comments [0]

And the winners are: The First Prize ($200 Amazon Gift Certificate) goes to Simon Lau for a magnificent shot of Columbia’s dormitory. Second Prize ($100 gift certificate) to Ninad Gujar for a stunning photo of fall foliage near Tuck. Third Prize ($50 gift certificate): A tie between Bizwiz for...

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Best of Blogging Awards

By - Apr 28, 12:30 PM   Comments [0]

Clear Admit announced its Best of Blogging awards for 2008-09 for those MBA applicant and student bloggers "who have made significant contributions to the online MBA community over the last year." The winners were chosen by a vote among the Clear Admit staff, nominated bloggers, and celebrity...

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US News Grad Rankings Are Out!

By - Apr 23, 10:38 AM   Comments [0]

The US News just released its 2009 Grad School Rankings. I'm going to list the top ten for business school, law school, and medical school (research) and provide links to the ranking methodology for each category. For other graduate specialties, please visit the US News...

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Extra-curriculars in MBA Admissions

By - Apr 14, 12:55 PM   Comments [0]

In "Extracurriculars: The Extras That Count" BusinessWeek's Francesca Di Meglio explores the role extracurriculars play in admissions decisions.  (I'm quoted) A few highlights: To add breadth and multiple dimensions to your profile, discuss your activities outside of work. These activities do not have to be altruistic or exotic. The...

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2009 GMAT Club’s Business School Rankings

By - Mar 28, 08:00 AM   Comments [0]

Second Annual GMAT Club MBA Rankings - Top 20 schools ranked based on the interest each of the Schools generates throughout the year  on the GMAT Club's MBA forum. Methodology: each of the business school master threads is examined and views are counted to arrive at...

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Take the MBA Admissions Survey!

By - Mar 11, 12:36 PM   Comments [0]

We'd like to hear from you! As a member of the Association of International Graduate Admissions Consultants (AIGAC), we are conducting a survey to help us better understand MBA applicants’ goals and needs.  If you are or will be an MBA applicant, we invite you to...

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7 Signposts to Differences Among MBA Programs

By - Mar 10, 12:28 PM   Comments [0]

After reading "Musings on Kellogg's Differentiators" by Managing Magic, who describes well a few distinguishing characteristics at Kellogg, I decided to explore the factors MBA applicants should examine to uncover the differences between programs. Researching these elements will help 2010 MBA applicants as they start...

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What’s an MBA worth in a lifetime?

By - Feb 10, 12:54 PM   Comments [0]

Did you ever wonder what an MBA is really worth? Not just upon graduation. Not just in the first five years following graduation? But over the twenty years following graduation? BusinessWeek commissioned a study by Payscale, which it released earlier today.  While by BW's own admission...

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