MBA Student Life Articles

  • How Networking as a Pre-MBA Can Pay Off

    How Networking as a Pre-MBA Can Pay Off

    by on August 21st, 2016

    I’ve got to find two posts that will add some context to this current post. But I’ll start anyway and then back track. Per my blog you should recognize by now that I’m a networker. I love to meet people … Read More

  • Don’t Give a Damn when Starting Your MBA Program

    Don’t Give a Damn when Starting Your MBA Program

    by on August 19th, 2016

    Good Morning! This isn’t the next blog post that I truly wanted to write but, it’s top of mind right now so I’ve got to do it. I just had morning coffee with my friend who suggested to me in 2009 that I … Read More

  • 5 Ways to Prepare for the 1st Year of B-School

    5 Ways to Prepare for the 1st Year of B-School

    by on August 17th, 2016

    Throughout the business school application process, MBA candidates spend ample time filling out applications, writing essays and even honing interview skills to successfully gain admittance to their institution of … Read More

  • Before You Start B-School: How to Leave Your Job Gracefully

    Before You Start B-School: How to Leave Your Job Gracefully

    by on August 16th, 2016

    You’re an admitted MBA student. You got accepted into a top MBA program. Maybe you’ve even sent in your deposit. You’re starting to look at housing, talk to other students in Facebook groups, and brush up on … Read More

  • 5 Types of Students You Meet in B-School

    5 Types of Students You Meet in B-School

    by on August 12th, 2016

    This article by Gretchen Kernbach is brought to you by Uloop and Kaplan. The only difference between your business school years and undergrad years is that everyone can legally drink, your classmates are getting … Read More

  • 4 Things to Accomplish in Your First Semester of B-School

    4 Things to Accomplish in Your First Semester of B-School

    by on August 10th, 2016

    Congratulations! You’re going to business school. This transition is quite an exciting time in your life. Now that the application process is over, the fun can begin. Before you dive headfirst into your MBA program, … Read More

  • 7 Ways to Prepare for Your First Year in B-School

    7 Ways to Prepare for Your First Year in B-School

    by on July 11th, 2016

    This article by Madison White is brought to you by Uloop and Kaplan. You may feel a lot of different ways before starting your first year of business school—nervous, excited, confident. Yet the best way to feel is … Read More

  • 5 Quotes From Businessmen And Women That Will Get You Through B-School

    5 Quotes From Businessmen And Women That Will Get You Through B-School

    by on June 29th, 2016

    This article by Francine Fluetsch is brought to you by Uloop and Kaplan. We all get to that point during school where we think it’s time to give up. We know we won’t actually (or we hope we won’t), but it’s … Read More

  • Advice for Your Time at B-School

    Advice for Your Time at B-School

    by on June 27th, 2016

    If you’ll be earning your MBA as part of the Class of 2018, chances are that right now you’re either finishing up your last weeks at work or enjoying some much-needed downtime before heading to campus. During the … Read More

  • HBS Gives Thanks: The Unsung Heroes of HBS Experience

    HBS Gives Thanks: The Unsung Heroes of HBS Experience

    by on June 26th, 2016

    Today’s article was submitted by Adzmel Adznan. When I first stepped foot on this hallow ground way back in November 2014, I knew this place was special. Part of what made my brief visit to HBS for my interview so … Read More

  • Sexual Tension: The Vivacious and Vexatious Things the Other Gender Does

    Sexual Tension: The Vivacious and Vexatious Things the Other Gender Does

    by on June 21st, 2016

    I recently set out to investigate what men and women had to say about the annoying things they have observed and experienced from the opposite gender. Knowing love isn’t always about moonlit dinners and walks on the … Read More

  • The HBS Breakfast Club

    The HBS Breakfast Club

    by on June 14th, 2016

    Today’s article was submitted by Terrance Rogers. One of the most powerful men in the business world doesn’t work in the private sector. His name is Nitin Nohria, and as Dean of one of most powerful institutions … Read More

  • First Week in NYC: Classmate Visits from Australia

    First Week in NYC: Classmate Visits from Australia

    by on June 10th, 2016

    I think this is the perfect time to write this blog as I sit here at WeWork Times Square and reflect on the last couple of days. Let me just preface this by saying that it was been an incredibly exciting couple of days. … Read More

  • Motherhood and the MBA

    Motherhood and the MBA

    by on June 9th, 2016

    While it’s true that going to business school with children in tow is no cake walk, many MBA moms are finding more resources and support on campus than ever before. With that in mind, I wanted to share this post on … Read More