Industry News Articles

  • 2016-2017 MIT Sloan Essay Topic & Deadlines

    2016-2017 MIT Sloan Essay Topic & Deadlines

    by on June 28th, 2016

    The MIT Sloan School of Management has just announced its 2016-2017 essay topic and deadlines. Steering away from the traditional essay requirement, the Sloan adcom is asking MBA applicants to craft a cover letter to … Read More

  • What to Know About Summer B-School Programs

    What to Know About Summer B-School Programs

    by on June 26th, 2016

    A summer business program can provide students with a miniature version of business school, condensed for a short period instead of one, two, or three years. It’s like an MBA in a box. These programs, which range from … Read More

  • Cornell’s Johnson School Appoints Mark Nelson as New Dean

    Cornell’s Johnson School Appoints Mark Nelson as New Dean

    by on June 25th, 2016

    The Johnson Graduate School of Management at Cornell University has appointed Mark Nelson, an internationally recognized scholar and member of the Johnson faculty since 1990, as its 12th dean, effective July 1st. … Read More

  • Studying Abroad Part 2: Business & Career Success

    Studying Abroad Part 2: Business & Career Success

    by on June 24th, 2016

    Studying abroad to launch your career Last week, we looked at how studying abroad can grow your personal and academic success. Anyone who’s spent time overseas knows how life-changing the experience is. When applied to … Read More

  • How to Make the Most Out of a 1-Year MBA

    How to Make the Most Out of a 1-Year MBA

    by on June 23rd, 2016

    This blog was first published by Chioma Isiadinso on Business Because MBA Application Blog. While they have yet to become run-of-the-mill in the United States, one-year MBA programs are commonplace around the rest of the … Read More

  • 2016-2017 Vanderbilt Owen MBA Deadlines

    2016-2017 Vanderbilt Owen MBA Deadlines

    by on June 22nd, 2016

    The Vanderbilt University has posted the 2016-2017 Owen MBA deadlines for applicants targeting the Class of 2019. The Owen application cycle operates in four rounds. Please note that priority consideration for … Read More

  • Studying Abroad Part 1: Personal & Academic Success

    Studying Abroad Part 1: Personal & Academic Success

    by on June 21st, 2016

    Why study abroad before business school? Whether it’s for six weeks, six months, or somewhere in between—time spent studying abroad as an undergraduate can confer important lessons for both personal and academic … Read More

  • 2016-2017 HBS MBA Recommendation Questions

    2016-2017 HBS MBA Recommendation Questions

    by on June 20th, 2016

    The 2016-2017 HBS MBA recommendation questions are up on the Harvard Business School admissions website. The HBS recommendation questions comprise of identifying information about the recommender, a brief explanation of … Read More

  • B-Schools Urge: Demonstrate Strong Communication Skills

    B-Schools Urge: Demonstrate Strong Communication Skills

    by on June 18th, 2016

    The so-called hard skills of financing, accounting, supply chain management are widely available at business schools across the board, but it seems the soft-set skills, such as the ability to work with and through … Read More

  • 2016-2017 Northwestern Kellogg MBA Deadlines

    2016-2017 Northwestern Kellogg MBA Deadlines

    by on June 17th, 2016

    The Northwestern University admissions committee has published the Kellogg MBA deadlines for the 2016-2017 admissions season. Candidates should note that application materials are due by 5:00pm Central Time on the date … Read More

  • 2016-2017 UC Berkeley Haas MBA Deadlines

    2016-2017 UC Berkeley Haas MBA Deadlines

    by on June 16th, 2016

    Following up on the release of their 2016-2017 MBA essay topics, the UC Berkeley admissions committee has recently announced the 2016-2017 Berkeley Haas MBA deadlines for the coming admissions season. The Haas … Read More

  • What to Know About the Master’s in Management

    What to Know About the Master’s in Management

    by on June 15th, 2016

    If you want to head to business school right out of college, one degree you can get is the Master of Science in Management, or MIM. MIM programs are popular in Europe, and they’re gaining recognition in the United … Read More

  • Fuqua Adds Master of Quantitative Management

    Fuqua Adds Master of Quantitative Management

    by on June 13th, 2016

    Duke’s Fuqua School of Business is joining the growing ranks of top B-schools offering master’s degrees in data and analytics. The school will debut a 10-month Master of Quantitative Management program beginning in … Read More

  • Stanford GSB Applies Peer-to-Peer Model to Small Business Lending

    Stanford GSB Applies Peer-to-Peer Model to Small Business Lending

    by on June 11th, 2016

    A Stanford Graduate School of Business (GSB) MBA saw a great opportunity to apply the efficiency of the sharing economy to an area into which it hadn’t yet emerged—small business lending—through Funding Circle. … Read More