Posts Tagged ‘UCLA Anderson’

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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MBA in Finance: Forget It?

By - Feb 26, 11:00 AM   Comments [0]

In forums, chats, and emails I read a lot of speculation about the wisdom of declaring an interest in pursuing a career in finance after business schooll. With all the Wall St. carnage, does such a goal doom your application? . Has the possibility of...

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4 Tips for Proofing Your Prose

By - Jan 8, 12:00 PM   Comments [0]

Tons of deadlines this month, and I meant to post these tips earlier in the week. Time got away from me. Please use these techniques for essays with upcoming deadlines. Give yourself a break. Put the application away for a day, overnight, several hours, or at...

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MBA Admissions: Is Finance Impossible?

By - Dec 5, 12:46 PM   Comments [0]

I listened this morning to a Haas podcast "Careers in finance remain viable in tumultuous times" with Abby Scott, Executive Director of Career Services at Haas, and a welcome voice of reason for panicked times. She acknowledges the current difficulties in the financial services industry,...

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MBA Admissions: CMU Tepper Chat, Recent transcripts, Early Career Applicants, Mumbai Massacre

By - Dec 3, 12:27 PM   Comments [0]

This week Accepted is pleased to host Laurie Stewart, Carnegie Mellon's Executive Director of MBA Admissions, along with other members of the Tepper community during an online CMU Tepper chat on Thursday, December 4, 2008 at 10:00 AM PT/ 1:00 PM ET/6:00 PM GMT. Please...

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