Posts Tagged ‘why an MBA’

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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Why Do You Want to Attend This MBA Program? [MBA Interview Questions Series]

By - Oct 21, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

This blog post is part of a series of articles analyzing some of the most popular MBA interview questions and how to best respond to them. In this post, we'll address "Why This MBA Program?": Reason for asking the question: To gauge the sincerity with which the candidate...

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Ask Yourself 4 Questions Before Applying to B-School

By - May 20, 05:40 AM   Comments [0]

As a prospective MBA, you'll benefit enormously from taking time at the beginning of your application process to contemplate the path you're about to take. This is a great time to ask yourself critical questions, as self-evaluation and reflection are crucial to any MBA application journey....

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What’s So Special About Harvard Business School?

By - Jan 11, 14:48 PM   Comments [0]

Quite a bit, according to an open letter published recently by Ryan Allis '14 as he reflected on his first semester for the Harvard Business School Class of 2015 pre-matriculation blog.  Like any top-tier MBA program, HBS students learn finance, marketing, operations and the like....

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Forbes’ 10 Most Under-Rated Reasons to Get an MBA

By - Nov 19, 14:18 PM   Comments [0]

Some people are dubious about the value of an MBA degree---see the link I mentioned recently, where UV Darden's Dean Robert Bruner sets straight the naysayers who argue, "But Steve Jobs didn't go to b-school..."--- so I'm always heartened to read a thoughtful, reasoned analysis...

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