Archive for April, 2019
Professor Profiles: Georgetown McDonough’s Simon Blanchard
Having the opportunity to learn from the best and brightest minds in business is one of the top motivators for many applicants considering an MBA [...]
Noun Modifiers can modify slightly far away Noun
Introduction Noun modifiers, as the name suggests, modify noun entities. They are generally placed as close to the noun entity they modify as possible to avoid [...]
Impressive Extracurriculars for Busy People
Keeping yourself involved in extracurricular activities while also gunning for that next promotion or trying to learn Python for your day job is no easy [...]
Personal MBA Coach’s Guide To Post-MBA Goals
This month Personal MBA Coach’s blogs have focused on guiding MBA applicants who are ready to get started but are unsure where to begin! As [...]
What Makes a Great MBA Resume?
First, the (kinda) bad news: it’s unlikely you’ll be able to use the current version of your resume for your business school applications. In fact, [...]
How long does it take to prepare for the GMAT?
How long does it take to prepare for the GMAT? Ashray scored a GMAT 760 with just 20 days of preparation. While Dhananjay, who worked 60+ [...]
Entrepreneurship and Easter Break!
We are done with our startup presentations and deliverables! What a whirlwind it has been for all of us! From sustainable footwear to reframing early-stage education, [...]
Yale team wins Impact Investing competition for second straight year
A Yale team took the top prize at the MBA Impact Investing Network & Training competition for a pitch involving a peer-to-peer electric vehicle charging [...]
An Experiential Trek to the ISO-NE
By Patricia Perez-Arnay Concepcion T'20 Whenever you flip a switch, you have the certainty that the light is going to shine. This reliability in the electricity [...]
Yale SOM entrance hall named in honor of Dean Emeritus Jeffrey E. Garten
Garten served as dean of the School of Management from Nov. 1995 to June 2005. The naming was made possible thanks to a gift by [...]
Avoid These Application Pitfalls
This time of year, our team is doing a lot of “ding analysis”, which is when someone who applied last year comes to us and [...]
Moving to Rochester? Current Students Are Here to Help!
Picking up your life and moving to another city to begin a graduate business program is a big change. One of the things you’ll need to [...]
Examining Your Healthcare Higher Ed Options
Our MBA at Houston program is top-ranked, led by world-renowned Texas McCombs faculty, and positioned at the center of thriving Houston, Texas– the no. 1 city in the [...]
Mythbusting and exploring definitions in the world of ecosystems
What do we really mean when talking about business ecosystems? Business Ecosystems. A new way to think about business, or a vacuous phrase, used so inconsistently [...]