Archive for June, 2012
Avenge our defeat!
So, we didn’t win. The better team won on the day, and at least we lost to my old alma mater, NUI Galway. It was [...]
MIT Sloan Admissions Essays and Deadlines
MIT Sloan has made some tweaks to their application requirements for the class of 2015.
Networking Interview #18: Business, Networking and Internship Advice
Today in my networking challenge I am interviewing Annie Ladino. Annie Ladino is a New York-based fashion stylist, editor and Chief Stylist for Shop It [...]
B-Schools That Churn Out Consultants
One of the most traditional of all MBA jobs is consulting. It’s one of the few industries where the degree is pretty much essential for [...]
Maximizing Millennials: The Who, How, and Why of Managing Gen Y
Millennials, also known as Generation Y, are entering the workplace in record numbers. They are idealistic, diverse, digitally-enabled, social and perhaps most importantly, ambitious. While [...]
Still Living the Dream!
Hello everyone! I wanted to give a quick update as to some important events that have occurred these last 7 days. First - Last Wednesday I [...]
Wharton To Add New Novel Admit Test
In the wake of major changes in the way Harvard Business School evaluates applicants to its MBA program, Wharton now plans to add a significant [...]
More About the Post Interview Reflection (NOT NOT NOT an essay!)
Yes, we are getting lots of questions. And your questions have actually been helpful as we put the finishing touches on this exercise. [...]
Breaking the Ice – The other side of IE Professors (Video 2)
The action of dropping a Han Dinasty Urn by a well-known Chinese contemporary artist can take many forms of symbolism. On the other hand, dropping [...]
GMAT Average Speed Problems
Find out what principle to apply when you see average speed questions on the GMAT.
Internship Report: CHAI, South Africa (week 3)
This past week was slightly different than my first two weeks on internship in South Africa. I spent Monday through Wednesday working in Pretoria then [...]
The Darden Partners Association
The mbaMission blog on Businessweek.com recently wrote a blog post highlighting the Darden Partners Association (DPA), an inclusive community for spouses, families and significant others [...]
ACT 3: FROM 590 TO THE GMAT 700 CLUB (Q47, V40)
Prologue I played classical saxophone for about 8 years between middle school and my first year of college. I also had the privilege of taking private [...]
MBA Internship Success
Thousands of MBAs finished their first year of business school just last week and went off into the workforce to start their summer internships. Some [...]