Industry News Articles

  • 3 Job Search Strategies If You Have Limited Time

    3 Job Search Strategies If You Have Limited Time

    by on August 28th, 2014

    We all know that job searching can eat up a lot of time. First, you have to find a job to apply to. Then, you have to complete those awful applications that make you include so much information that no one even cares … Read More

  • Essential Business MOOCs for September

    Essential Business MOOCs for September

    by on August 27th, 2014

    Welcome back! In May, we couldn’t leave school fast enough. Fresh off our capstones and exams, we raced to our jobs or internships. All summer, we got schooled in a different way. The best ideas weren’t always … Read More

  • Steve Ballmer to Teach at Stanford and USC

    Steve Ballmer to Teach at Stanford and USC

    by on August 23rd, 2014

    It’s been a bittersweet month for former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer. Fresh off his $2 billion dollar purchase of the Los Angeles Clippers, Ballmer resigned from Microsoft’s Board of Directors on August 19th after 34 … Read More

  • Interview with Michelle Mumford, Assistant Dean of Admissions at BYU Law School

    Interview with Michelle Mumford, Assistant Dean of Admissions at BYU Law School

    by on August 21st, 2014

    AA: Dean Mumford, thank you so much for your time in giving this interview. First, can you tell us what sets BYU law school apart from other law schools? MM: BYU Law School is definitely unique for a variety of reasons. … Read More

  • B-Schools Miss the Mark on Entrepreneurship, Again

    B-Schools Miss the Mark on Entrepreneurship, Again

    by on August 12th, 2014

    Steve Blank has a big idea. In fact, he’s had quite a few. Enough of them that Silicon Valley, arguably the most big-idea-saturated place in the world (nearly everyone—from baristas to venture capitalists has one) … Read More

  • Emory Business School 2014-2015 Deadlines

    Emory Business School 2014-2015 Deadlines

    by on August 10th, 2014

    Emory’s Goitzueta Business School has posted the deadlines for the upcoming MBA admissions cycle. Round 1 Deadline: October 1, 2014 Decision: December 4, 2014 Round 2 Deadline: November 14, 2014 Decision: January … Read More

  • Harvard’s New Social Enterprise Director

    Harvard’s New Social Enterprise Director

    by on August 8th, 2014

    The more cynical, MBA bashers would scratch their heads at one of the latest announcements by the Harvard Business School: the appointment of a new director of the school’s Social Enterprise Initiative (SEI). Social … Read More

  • CMU Tepper 2014-2015 Deadlines and Essays

    CMU Tepper 2014-2015 Deadlines and Essays

    by on August 4th, 2014

    Carnegie Mellon’s Tepper School of Business has posted the following deadlines and essay questions for the upcoming MBA admissions season. Deadlines Round 1 Deadline: October 5, 2014 Decision: December 15, 2014 … Read More

  • INSEAD Essays for September 2015 Intake

    INSEAD Essays for September 2015 Intake

    by on August 2nd, 2014

    For the September 2015 intake, INSEAD asks applicants to answer the following job description and motivation essays. Job Description Essays Essay 1 Briefly summarise your current (or most recent) job, including the … Read More

  • B-School Researchers Find Link Between Reflection and Learning

    B-School Researchers Find Link Between Reflection and Learning

    by on August 1st, 2014

    Researchers from Harvard Business School, UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School, and HEC Paris have found that developing a daily writing habit of just 15 minutes a day could pay off in spades when it comes to improving job … Read More

  • Boost Your Candidacy with a Pre-MBA Prep Plan

    Boost Your Candidacy with a Pre-MBA Prep Plan

    by on July 31st, 2014

    If you’re thinking seriously about attending business school in a few years, I have great news for you. Three years is ample time to do several things that will strengthen your MBA application and make you a much … Read More

  • Smith School of Business Boosts Military Outreach

    Smith School of Business Boosts Military Outreach

    by on July 30th, 2014

    Active-duty and veteran students at the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business now have a dedicated staff member to help them make a smooth transition to the classroom and ultimately end up in … Read More

  • MBA Admissions and Job Trends

    MBA Admissions and Job Trends

    by on July 28th, 2014

    At Fortuna Admissions, our goal is to help you put together the very best MBA application possible. It takes a lot of time, effort and money to apply, and when you combine high school fees with loss of income, the … Read More

  • MBA Grads Still Need to Master Social Media

    MBA Grads Still Need to Master Social Media

    by on July 27th, 2014

    While we all know social media use has exploded over the past decade, some MBA graduates are still operating like its 1999 when it comes to maximizing its benefits from a professional standpoint. In BusinessWeek’s … Read More