Archive for August, 2011

The lowdown on our application materials

by Anderson School of Business on August 31, 2011

I can imagine how overwhelming it must feel as an applicant doing your due diligence on MBA programs – every school is different in terms [...]


Turning Off My Cell Phone

by Military to Business on August 31, 2011

I had an interesting conversation with a 2008 HBS graduate this past Friday. This particular individual, let’s call him Jake, and I were talking about [...]


Stanford GSB’s Pfeffer: Research Trumps Practice

by Paul Bodine on August 31, 2011

This article was originally published on Paul Bodine’s blog. Paul is a graduate admissions consultant with over 13 years of experience, [...]


Brigham Young’s Persistent Value Proposition

by Paul Bodine on August 31, 2011

This article was originally published on Paul Bodine’s blog. Paul is a graduate admissions consultant with over 13 years of experience, [...]


Random B-School Thoughts

by Richard Battle-Baxter on August 31, 2011

Hello All!  It’s been a while since I’ve posted an update.  Since I have some free time right now, I figured that now is as [...]


Putting Off The GMAT? How to Get Unstuck

by John Byrne on August 31, 2011

Three years ago, I spoke with an MBA applicant who wanted to apply first round. She was set on it. But then an email with [...]


Presence of women in business

by IE Business School on August 31, 2011

Social Entrepreneur Wendy Luhabe speaks about the presence of women in business and education, and its importance in society. Wendy visited IE during the 5th Social [...]


Why Our School? — The Inevitable MBA Essay Question

by Admissionado on August 31, 2011

What makes your target school so special? Is it the yellow trees or is it something else?


The 2012 Application is live!

by Kellogg School of Management on August 31, 2011

Get started on your 2012 Kellogg application now.


3 Ways of Looking at Profit (with 3 Harder Questions)

by Vivian Kerr on August 31, 2011

The business world is all about profit, so test yourself by solving these three profit related questions.


Alley To The Valley and Women in the Start-Up Space

by Jeremy Wilson on August 30, 2011

Have you ever wondered what it takes to become the next big entrepreneur in Silicon Valley? Or what about creating an internet company that takes [...]


Essay Inspiration

by MBAdventure on August 30, 2011

I’m sure that many of you out there are busy working on your essays, and I wanted to give you a little tip:  Don’t re-invent [...]


MIT Sloan Speaks Frankly about India and Money

by Paul Bodine on August 30, 2011

Business Standard: Would MIT be interested in setting up shop in India? S.P. Kothari, deputy dean, MIT Sloan School of Management: “There is some hesitation. MIT [...]


I’m in Evanston…and I’m a Highlander!!!

by Night Owl on August 30, 2011

I finally made it to campus on Wednesday! Adjusting to the weather has been difficult for this California girl. I was wearing sweaters in [...]