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Stanford Graduate School of Business Essay Analysis, 2018–2019

by mbaMission on September 26, 2018

If we were to choose an MBA essay question that we felt could be considered iconic, it would certainly be the Stanford Graduate School of [...]

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT Sloan) Essay Analysis, 2018–2019

by mbaMission on September 12, 2018

The MIT Sloan School of Management’s application essay prompts make for an unusual but comprehensive set! First, you will have to provide the program’s unique [...]

New York University (Stern) Essay Analysis, 2018–2019

by mbaMission on August 29, 2018

New York University’s (NYU’s) Stern School of Business has simplified its application essays this season, dropping last year’s “Program Preferences” prompt, which asked candidates to [...]

An MBA Likely to Earn Less After Getting His Degree? Vincent Kompany Doesn’t Mind

by Clear Admit on February 23, 2018

When it comes to soccer (err, football) Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany is one of the most widely known center backs in the world. The [...]

3 Ways to Potentially Improve Your Overall MBA Application (Even After You’ve Sent It In!)

by EMPOWERgmat on February 10, 2018

During application season, most Business School applicants assume that once they’ve submitted their applications that the process of applying to Business School is ostensibly over. [...]

145,000 Reasons to Consider Making Your Post-MBA Career with Visa Inc.

by Clear Admit on February 9, 2018

The race for superiority in the global electronic payments market is a heated one. Every major credit card company has pulled out all the stops [...]

How to Break into Consulting at Bain—Tips from the Global Head of Consultant Recruiting

by Clear Admit on February 6, 2018

For business school students gunning for a career in consulting post-graduation, Bain & Company is on an exclusive shortlist of the most elite consulting firms [...]

Why More Harvard MBAs Are Choosing Careers in Politics Straight Out of School

by Clear Admit on January 23, 2018

There’s no doubt that politics and public service have been hot topics since the November 2016 election. These subjects have dominated news stories and talk [...]

Why Tesla Wants MBAs—Despite What Elon Musk Might Say

by Clear Admit on January 17, 2018

Tesla, Inc. founder Elon Musk, a graduate of the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, once pessimistically said, “As much as possible, avoid hiring MBAs. MBA programs [...]

The Biggest Earners at Intuit? MBAs, of Course

by Clear Admit on January 14, 2018

Since 1983, Intuit Inc.—the Mountain View, CA software company that spearheaded the creation of products like TurboTax, Quickbooks, and Mint—has effectively changed the way the average person manages [...]

Columbia Business School’s 2017 Employment Report

by Expartus on January 4, 2018

Want to work at McKinsey? If so, you could do worse than an MBA from Columbia Business School. McKinsey was the top employer among both [...]

MBAs at the London Business School Still in High Demand

by Clear Admit on January 3, 2018

According to the latest employment figures from London Business School, 93 percent of 2017 MBA graduates accepted a job within three months of graduation—a slight [...]

Not Just for Finding Jobs: For More and More MBAs, LinkedIn Is the Job

by Clear Admit on December 25, 2017

Since its 2003 launch, LinkedIn has been shaping the way people find jobs, becoming the most extensive professional social network on the planet. With more [...]

Can Stanford MBA Grads’ Pay Climb Any Higher?

by Clear Admit on December 17, 2017

Wondering what kind of pay day you can expect if you are among the select 6 percent of applicants who gain admission to Stanford Graduate [...]

Ross’ 2017 Employment Report

by Expartus on December 16, 2017

This year’s MBA grads from University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business flocked to Amazon and McKinsey. These two companies together hired 77 alums from [...]