- ***MBA Class of 2016 Internship interviews open discussion thread***
Hey everyone. At most schools, internship interviews for consulting, banking, etc have started this week or last week. How's the experience going for everyone? ...
Forum topic - OpsDude - Jan 28 2015 - 12:11am - 32 comments
- Importance of GMAT and GPA per school
A lot of people make posts here asking about GPA and GMAT. I found this blog, in which some applicant has been analyzing gmatclub data to see which schools care about GPA versus GMAT more, and the impact of each. I can't speak to the validity of the ...
Forum topic - OpsDude - Dec 19 2014 - 3:33am - 24 comments
- The top GMAT/B-School Posts on WSO
Mod Note (Andy): My mighty content intern compiled a list of the top 20 GMAT /B-School posts on WSO. Some of these discussions are no longer active but still are filled with GREAT info. If there are any ones we missed please link to in the comments. Enjoy ...
Blog entry - AndyLouis - Jan 29 2015 - 10:49am - 2 comments
- Consulting firms that sponsor B-School
Hello, This is my first post on WSO (been ghosting for awhile in and out of conversations, love the board and all of the content). I'm looking to help gain some insight as I've had trouble locating direct answers through my own research. A lot of ...
Forum topic - LuckyDAWG34 - Jan 25 2015 - 5:18pm - 9 comments
- The Tao of Paris – Reflections on life from a newly 30-year-old Business School student
[quote]The way I see it, you should live every day like it’s your birthday- Paris Hilton[/quote] When I was 13 years old, I had images of myself at 18. These images, which were somewhat plagiarized from iconic 80s/90s movies, involved me driving a jeep ...
Blog entry - Isaac-Gross - Nov 15 2014 - 8:00pm - 9 comments
- Should I go to China?
Dear Friends, I am writing because I was hoping to get some advice on a decision I have to make. Someone would have to have some experience working in China/MBA admissions to really comment, but any feedback is very much appreciated. Background: 25 years ...
Forum topic - HungryDesperate - Jan 7 2015 - 12:37pm - 19 comments
- Sales and Trading- Business school?
Do people who do S&T at a BB end up going to business school (for whatever reason, e.g. changing careers)? Do they end up schools like Harvard, Wharton, etc.? ...
Forum topic - mikerz - Jan 8 2015 - 8:38pm - 6 comments
- Top 10 MBA profile
Hello monkeys, This is a throwaway account but I would love to solicit some advice on my mba profile, from people who have applied to top 10 programs (or those who have attended). My motivation for going to a Top 10 MBA is to explore networking ...
Forum topic - gettingintotop10mba - Dec 19 2014 - 12:47pm - 11 comments
- Putting Something on Your Resume That's Happening A Month After Submitting Applications?
I'm applying in round 1 at a bunch of schools. I'm getting on the board of directors of a company in November, which means that by the time interviews roll around it will have happened, but obviously it hasn't happened yet when I'm ...
Forum topic - Khayembii - Oct 13 2014 - 7:00pm - 12 comments
- Taking a Year Off?
Hey Guys, Been working in the FX department of a MM bank for a year and a half now. Started off in the back office and after a year moved into a middle office working directly on the desk. However, I have always wanted to break into IB or ER and have been ...
Forum topic - mcl116 - Jan 30 2015 - 9:02pm - 2 comments