Archive for May, 2011

Harvard MBA Pleads Guilty to Insider Trading

by John Byrne on May 31, 2011

A second Harvard Business School alum pleaded guilty today (May 27) to insider trading. Samir Barai, a hedge fund manager who graduated from Harvard in 1999, [...]

Countdown to Summer in Chicago

by Jeremy Wilson on May 31, 2011

With just two weeks before summer, all of my friends in MBA programs are finally counting down until the end of the school year. First [...]

Darden’s Alumni Network Named One of the Best Among B-Schools

by Darden School of Business on May 31, 2011

Poets & Quants just came out with an article about the “Best B-School Alumni Networks” and found that Darden’s is one of the very best. [...]

Birthday Celebrations in the Office

by Classy Career Girl on May 31, 2011

It’s no fun to go to work on your birthday.  Here are a few fun things you can do around your office to make the [...]

Manhattan GMAT Challenge Problem of the Week – 31 May 2011

by Caitlin Clay on May 31, 2011

Try out this 700+ GMAT Challenge problem from Manhattan GMAT.

Manhattan GMAT Foundations of GMAT Verbal: Book Review

by Dana Jinaru on May 31, 2011

The following book review was written by Dana Jinaru.  Dana is currently a finance student in Europe and also serves as a moderator for [...]

Watch an interview with renowned IE Business School Professor David Bach

by IE Business School on May 31, 2011

Renowned IE Business School professor and Dean of the IMBA program, David Bach, recently gave an interview in Sofia where he outlined the increasing importance [...]

Non-Obvious Ways to Improve Your Applications

by David Ragsdale on May 31, 2011

Business schools look at thousands of applications every year. With so many people competing for the limited number of spaces available, you need to make [...]

Summer Stints in MBA Entrepreneurship

by John Byrne on May 30, 2011

As Memorial Day weekend is underway and the unofficial start to summer begins, sunshine and sandy beaches are the last thing on the mind of [...]

Four Things To Do Now To Succeed on the GMAT Later

by Brian Galvin on May 30, 2011

Learn how you can start preparing for applying to business school this Fall, and still get ready to enjoy your summer!

Dear Classy Career Girl ~ Supervising Friends

by Classy Career Girl on May 30, 2011

DEAR CLASSY CAREER GIRL: “Any ideas on how to navigate the changes in co-worker friendships when you move into a supervisory role? “Friend” tends to [...]


by Chris Black on May 30, 2011

How do you know if an MBA is right for you? This cool infographic from Knewton helps you decide.

All change?

by INSEAD on May 30, 2011

A lot of people come to INSEAD because for one reason or another, they want to change careers from what they were doing before the [...]

Nine Ways to Ease into MBA Application Season

by Tyler Cormney on May 30, 2011

Get started on your MBA applications now and save yourself some pain later.