Archive for September, 2016
Are You Planning to Have a Family? 5 Tips Before You Do
There aren’t many things in life more exciting than starting a family. While you’re sure to be overjoyed with this decision, don’t overlook the fact [...]
To Pay for Grad School, Think Like an Entrepreneur
Submitted by Melissa Mikolajczak, executive director, Marketing and Communications, Pepperdine Graziadio School of Business and Management. If you’re reading this, one of two things has happened. Either the [...]
Getting to Know Chad Losee, HBS’ New Admissions Director
If you’re a Round 1 applicant to Harvard Business School (HBS) crossing your fingers for an interview invitation (slated to go out in batches starting [...]
Make the Most of Your MBA Essays
How do you decide what stays and what goes from your essay? Find out!
“Unstoppable thinker. Impulsive learner. Creative writer.” – Get to know Professor of Organizational Behavior Magarita Mayo!
Margarita Mayo, a profesor at Spain’s IE Business School, offers a unique and authentic take on leadership. Her forthcoming book,Renew: How authentic leaders reinvent themselves [...]
How to Make the Most of Your Final 7 Days Before the GMAT – Part 3
Learn what you can do to put yourself at the top end of your range on test day.
Experience the ‘Grand Canyon of the East’ — Letchworth State Park
The following blog post was written by Jenika Shannon, 2018 MBA candidate Have you ever experienced the silence of serenity? Or witnessed the perfection and [...]
Bringing It Back: How to Harness Your Internship Experience in the Classroom
Hopefully you all had awesome summers whether you were working an internship, studying abroad or taking summer classes. If you did end up doing an [...]
HBS U.S. Competitiveness Project Report: Political Divide Holding Economy Back
With the divisive national election launching an onslaught of emotionally-charged headlines against the backdrop of a continually bearish national economy, it may not be surprising [...]
5 Famous People Who Should Teach an MBA Class
The MBA world has been buzzing for the past few weeks about a new adjunct professor at Stanford GSB. None other than the inventor of “smizing,” [...]
MBA Admissions Interview: HBS vs. Stanford GSB vs. Wharton
Keep these key things to keep in mind when interviewing at Standford, Wharton, and Harvard.
How to Study for GMAT Verbal
Focus on an oft neglected but equally important area for success on the Verbal section: your reading brain.
UCLA Anderson Application Insider: Work Experience
This blog post is part of our weekly "Application Insider" blog post series that provides insider information, tips, and advice about applying to the UCLA [...]
Internship Diary: Save the Children
By David Washer T'17 In 2015, there were 214 million new cases of malaria and 438,000 malaria deaths worldwide. Even though the disease is entirely preventable [...]