Archive for December, 2012

The Wrong Kind of Flakes: Tardiness at HBS

by The Harbus on December 31, 2012

There’s a creeping problem at HBS. It’s ugly. It’s annoying. It’s viral. It’s flakiness. We’ve all seen it. The friend who rolls up to a meeting 10 [...]

How to Get Into B-School: Tips from People Who Have Been There, Done That

by Admissionado on December 31, 2012

Read these great pieces of advice from people who have been successful in their MBA application.

The 10 Best GMAT Stories of 2012 – Number 1

by Sorin Istrate on December 31, 2012

tushargarg1331 and his golden 'rules' wrote the most popular GMAT story of 2012. Congrats!

Prof. Clay Christensen Reflects on Past and Future Endeavors

by The Harbus on December 30, 2012

This year marks Professor Clay Christensen’s 20th anniversary as a member of the HBS faculty. In those 20 years, Professor Christensen has forged a formidable [...]

Building A Story Strategy for MBA Applications

by Beat The GMAT on December 30, 2012

Marc Zawel, CEO of AcceptU, discusses how to build an application “story” that will resonate with admissions officers so you can present your best side [...]

The 10 Best GMAT Stories of 2012 – Number 2

by Sorin Istrate on December 30, 2012

Read neodante's post and discover how to get a 700+ GMAT score.

Poets&Quants’ Top 50 Non-U.S. MBA Programs of 2012

by John Byrne on December 30, 2012

London Business School recaptured its number one standing in Poets&Quants’ 2012 ranking of the top 50 non-U.S. MBA programs, slipping ahead of last year’s best [...]

Say Hello

by Jeremy Wilson on December 29, 2012

Me and my old roommate Greg went shopping in New York city a few weeks ago. We made a point of saying “hello how are [...]

The MBA Essay Writing Guide – #21: Breaking Down Essay Questions

by Admissionado on December 29, 2012

Check out an in-depth analysis on how to tackle a few common essay topics.

The 10 Best GMAT Stories of 2012 – Number 3

by Sorin Istrate on December 29, 2012

Following a strict study plan, fieldwolf beat the GMAT with an astonishing 770 score. Congrats!

Why INSEAD and an overview of the application process

by INSEAD on December 29, 2012

As a 13D candidate, I’m very much looking forward to starting my INSEAD MBA in Singapore in just a few days! But why did I [...]

Conquering Calculations

by Economist GMAT Tutor on December 29, 2012

Learn some great tips to save time when confronted with tedious calculations.

Getting ready for INSEAD after admission

by INSEAD on December 28, 2012

Late nights of preparing for the GMAT, writing application essays and preparing for the interviews have come to an end. I was at work when [...]

The Business Foundation Week (a Singapore campus story)

by INSEAD on December 28, 2012

I am one of those guys who joined INSEAD MBA without any experience related to economics/business/finance. I have an undergraduate degree in Civil Engineering and [...]