Posts Tagged ‘Wharton School’

UPenn JD/MBA Interview with Craig Carter

By - Apr 7, 09:45 AM   Comments [0]

Here’s a talk with Craig Carter, JD/MBA candidate at UPenn’s Law School and Wharton Business School, who plans on using his dual degree to create change in the public education system. Thank you Craig for sharing your thoughts and experiences with us! This interview is the...

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Wharton Executive MBA Student Interview with Raghavan Anand

By - Mar 24, 11:15 AM   Comments [0]

Here’s a talk with Raghavan Anand, blogger at Anand’s Blog, who is pursuing his executive MBA at Wharton’s San Francisco EMBA program. Anand is a serial startup guy who also loves to volunteer. Read on to learn more about Anand’s EMBA journey… This interview is...

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The “Curse” of Being the Last to Interview

By - Feb 27, 05:06 AM   Comments [0]

You may think your MBA interview performance is based entirely on what transpires as you converse with your interviewer, but new research suggests otherwise. In fact, the score you receive may have more to do with who else was interviewed that day than the overall strength...

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Video Essay, the Future of MBA Admissions?

By - Jan 11, 14:58 PM   Comments [0]

In an effort to better get to know applicants beyond their stats and meticulously crafted essay answers, elite MBA programs have rolled out a number of innovative changes to their evaluation process during this application season. University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School launched a new team-based discussion...

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Wharton’s MBA Director on New Team-Based Discussion

By - Dec 13, 22:07 PM   Comments [0]

As the MBA admissions team at University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School wraps up interviews for all round one candidates, Director Ankur Kumar recently took a moment to update the admissions blog with her colleagues' reactions to the newly introduced team-based discussion component. This new evaluation model...

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Handling Wharton’s Team-Based Discussion

By - Oct 29, 04:03 AM   Comments [0]

If you’re applying to Wharton this year, then you are likely aware of the school’s new addition to the application process: the team-based discussion. Personally, I consider this new evaluation method an excellent idea, as much of business-school life consists of team-based discussion; it was...

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INSEAD, Wharton School Continue Their Educational Alliance

By - Oct 15, 13:10 PM   Comments [0]

The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and INSEAD have signed an agreement to continue their educational alliance for another three years, the schools announced Tuesday. Since 2001, students from both schools have participated in an exchange program which enables MBA and PhD students...

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3 Wharton MBA Program Updates

By - Aug 8, 02:44 AM   Comments [0]

A recent Poets & Quants article outlines three important updates to the Wharton admissions process and curriculum. The three innovations are: 1. Team-Based Discussion for MBA Applicants Wharton's vice dean, Karl T. Ulrich, says that these discussions or "tests" will give the admissions committee a new "tool to...

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Wharton Introduces New Component to MBA Application

By - Aug 7, 10:52 AM   Comments [0]

The University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School recently announced a few updates for the 2012-2013 academic year that will impact and benefit potential students interested in joining the Wharton community. The school plans to roll out a new evaluation model, the team-based discussion, for the upcoming application...

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MBA Admissions: Consumer Products and Retail

By - Aug 5, 02:50 AM   Comments [0]

A quick glance at Wharton: Wharton currently ranks in third place as one of the best business schools, according to US News & World Report (March 2012). It was ranked #2 for marketing. Incoming Wharton Students and Consumer Products and Retail The Wharton class of 2013...

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