Articles by Richard Battle-Baxter

Startup Life after B-School

by Richard Battle-Baxter on January 10, 2017

First Order Of Business—I’m working on something that business school applicants have been asking for.  So I’m starting to collect email addresses and will let [...]


Why Does Death Make You Introspect? #GoneTooSoon

by Richard Battle-Baxter on November 8, 2016

I really don’t know what to say right now, but I’m just going to write (because is therapeutic) t’d see where this ends. I need [...]


Back to Cornell for 3rd MBA Classmate’s Wedding

by Richard Battle-Baxter on September 21, 2016

Tis the season I suppose! Last weekend (Labor Day Weekend), I was back up in Ithaca for the wedding of two of my classmates. I [...]


2 Tuckie Start-Ups & Me: Chatdesk.com and JoinReflect.com

by Richard Battle-Baxter on August 31, 2016

Here I am again with another blog post. This one is is inspired by a couple of situations that I’ve had over the last couple [...]


How Networking as a Pre-MBA Can Pay Off

by Richard Battle-Baxter on August 21, 2016

I’ve got to find two posts that will add some context to this current post. But I’ll start anyway and then back track. Per my [...]


Don’t Give a Damn when Starting Your MBA Program

by Richard Battle-Baxter on August 19, 2016

Good Morning! This isn’t the next blog post that I truly wanted to write but, it’s top of mind right now so I’ve got to [...]


1st Month Back in NYC—Start Up

by Richard Battle-Baxter on July 15, 2016

Hello hello! I’ve been meaning to get around to writing another blog post that recaps the last 4-5 weeks of me being back in the [...]


First Week in NYC: Classmate Visits from Australia

by Richard Battle-Baxter on June 10, 2016

I think this is the perfect time to write this blog as I sit here at WeWork Times Square and reflect on the last couple [...]


Viral B-School Graduation Speech

by Richard Battle-Baxter on June 30, 2014

I know, I know, it’s been a while since I’ve updated my blog, but trust me—I will be doing it again. I’m working on something [...]


Challenging Aspect of B-School

by Richard Battle-Baxter on November 6, 2013

A while back when I started this YouTube channel, I initially came up with a list of topics to talk about from a list that [...]


Tips for Visiting B-School Classes

by Richard Battle-Baxter on November 4, 2013

Contrary to popular belief, visiting business schools and business school classes is incredibly important. As I always tell people, it’s not important to do for [...]


Drinking in B-School: Copious Amounts

by Richard Battle-Baxter on October 30, 2013

I made this post to my YouTube channel because if I remember correctly, there are quite a few references to the copious amounts of drinking [...]


The LGBT MBA Conference

by Richard Battle-Baxter on October 26, 2013

I love Poets & Quants because it gives me a lot of material to comment on since the articles on that site are different from [...]


How the GMAT Score Might Influence Your B-School Perfomance

by Richard Battle-Baxter on October 25, 2013

In this video blog post, I talk about the correlation (or lack there of) between GMAT scores and business school performance. I remember when studying [...]