Archive for July, 2011

Google, Apple and Facebook: a Battle for Our Hearts and Minds

by DG on July 31, 2011

Some people have always known this, but it’s recently become crystal clear to me that there is a gigantic battle taking place between Google, Apple [...]

Darden Hits New Donor Record of $3.5 Million

by John Byrne on July 31, 2011

The Darden School of Business and Darden School Foundation received  a record $3.5 million in donations from donors during its Annual Fund drive, the school [...]

Picking a Business School

by MBAdventure on July 31, 2011

I spent the past couple of days up in Boston checking out my new apartment on the HBS campus!  The trip was glorious, especially since [...]

An Inconvenient Truth About Data Sufficiency?

by Brian Galvin on July 31, 2011

In today’s video, Brian Galvin discusses a Data Sufficiency strategy and shows you a key page from the testmaker’s playbook.  In a nod to [...]

30 Signs It’s Time to Go to Business School

by Christina Yu on July 31, 2011

If you're spending your days watching b-school Follies performances, then maybe it's time to apply.

Wharton Deadlines and Admissions Essays

by Scott Shrum on July 30, 2011

Wharton has released its MBA application deadlines and admissions essays for the coming year.

Pre-MBA Reading List for Poets

by beatvit on July 30, 2011

Back in May I promised to have a post on summer reading list for pre-MBA admitted applicants. There are a number of lists in print [...]

Stanford MBA Helps Launch the Loft Institute Social Network

by Jeremy Wilson on July 30, 2011

I have been fortunate to get to know some incredible professionals from the Stanford and JD-MBA networks, and I’ve talked about a few of them [...]

Startup Metrics For Pirates

by DG on July 30, 2011

The model, in overview: Acquisition: Users come to visit the site from various channels. Activation: Users enjoy 1st visit: ‘happy’ experience. Retention: Users come back, visit site multiple [...]

How to Stay on Your Boss’ Good Side

by Classy Career Girl on July 30, 2011

In times of economic uncertainty, it is wise to focus your energy on being the best that you can be and exceeding your boss’ expectations. Don’t [...]

MBA Admissions Myths Destroyed: My High GMAT Score Will Get Me In!!

by Jeremy Shinewald on July 30, 2011

You scored a 780! Congratulations! But don't assume this is your ticket to b school.

GMAT Sample Problem: Probability and “at least”

by Bret Ruber on July 30, 2011

Remember this neat technique when dealing with probability questions involving the phrase "at least."

Play to Your Strengths while Getting Your MBA

by Melissa Hayes on July 29, 2011

While business school is a time for personal development and reflection, you can and should play to your strengths. Why? Taking on too much change all [...]

What Do You Want To Be When You Grow Up?

by Classy Career Girl on July 29, 2011

Today’s post will take us down memory lane and challenge us to think about who we really want to be in life.   The author, Cheryl Rhody, [...]