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

by Veritas Prep on June 30, 2012

MIT Sloan has made some tweaks to their application requirements for the class of 2015.

Networking Interview #18: Business, Networking and Internship Advice

by Classy Career Girl on June 30, 2012

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

by John Byrne on June 30, 2012

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

by UNC Kenan-Flagler on June 29, 2012

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!

by Richard Battle-Baxter on June 29, 2012

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

by John Byrne on June 29, 2012

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!)

by Harvard Business School on June 29, 2012

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)

by IE Business School on June 29, 2012

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

by Kaplan GMAT on June 29, 2012

Find out what principle to apply when you see average speed questions on the GMAT.

Internship Report: CHAI, South Africa (week 3)

by ESADE Business School on June 28, 2012

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

by Darden School of Business on June 28, 2012

The mbaMission blog on 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)

by MBAover30 on June 28, 2012

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

by Jeremy Wilson on June 28, 2012

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 [...]