Posts Tagged ‘Wharton School’

Wharton’s Dean Robertson Announces End of Deanship

By - Apr 25, 14:22 PM   Comments [0]

Last week Wharton’s dean, Thomas S. Robertson, announced that he’d be stepping down from his post at the end of June 2014. Robertson has been dean of Wharton since August 2007 and saw the top b-school through the Bear, Stears & Co. collapse and the...

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Yale SOM Debuts New Case Competition

By - Apr 12, 14:21 PM   Comments [0]

MBA students from the Yale School of Management have organized a new kind of business school case competition which debuted on April 6th. The one-day only Integrated Leadership Case Competition (ILCC) brought together student teams from top U.S. business schools to tackle a Yale SOM...

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MBA Innovation Summit Explores Life Cycle of Ideas

By - Apr 12, 14:16 PM   Comments [0]

On Friday, April 5th, MBA students from Yale School of Management, Columbia Business School, and the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School came together for the second annual MBA Innovation Summit (MBAIS). The student-organized MBAIS brought together innovation experts, innovative companies, and business students to discover how...

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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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