- 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 - 8:00pm - 12 comments
- MBA- Need all the help I can get!
Sorry if its a little lengthy, wanted it to be as detailed as possible. Looking for some advice/help. My Exhilarating Profile: Age: 23 (26/27 at matriculation) GPA: 3.0- 3.1 from a Top 10-15 Canadian University (one of the three largest). Majored in Law ...
Forum topic - BBest - Oct 7 2014 - 5:05pm - 1 comment
- Non-Profit Board of Directors volunteer opportunity
SKIP of NY is looking to add new members to its Junior Board. SKIP (Sick Kids [Need] Involved People) helps New York's sickest kids. SKIP acts as a free medical concierge, connecting children with the services they need to enhance the healing process ...
Forum topic - skipofny - Sep 23 2014 - 5:16pm
- Corporate Finance to Corporate Development/Strategy Role Long Term
I'm new to WSO and have enjoyed reading through all the forums. They've been a big help for me in defining my career goals. I am currently in the process of applying to Top 15 business schools. Career wise I am very interested in working in ...
Forum topic - dallasbusinessgirl - Sep 4 2014 - 1:08am - 4 comments
- Work Experience Advice- IT auditing good enough for b-school?
Hello all! Longtime lurker, first time poster here. So I currently work in Big 4 Advisory as an IT auditor. I am not a fan of the work and I really want out. My true aspirations are to go to b-school and get into consulting. That said, have a few questions ...
Forum topic - lanadelcray - Aug 18 2014 - 11:57am - 2 comments
- MBA + no experience in IBD
I recently graduated with distinction from a London based business school. Before b-school I worked as a consultant (non strategy) so I have no experience in finance. However, I am very interested capital markets so I am now trying to break into finance. I ...
Forum topic - janmaika - Aug 24 2014 - 3:31am
- The Perfect Story
I wanted to ask a general question around having a story and picking a "desirable" short-term goal. I know there's a lot of competition from certain industries in the eyes of the adcom, and schools tend to have a preference for students ...
Forum topic - OKsure - Jul 31 2014 - 1:34pm - 5 comments
- Boutique Reputations at Business Schools?
Do EB have the same sway as a BB bank when applying to business schools? Or are they relatively unknown in that respect? ...
Forum topic - monkey168 - Aug 20 2014 - 10:31pm
- Famous Business School Alumni
Does going to the right business school make all the difference. These corporate giants all came from the ivy league schools of America. http://www.firmex.com/blog/famous-business-school-alumni/ ...
Forum topic - Maria-Kay - Aug 1 2014 - 2:38pm - 3 comments
- What I learned in b-school: is it worth $250k?
Mod Note (Andy)- Throwback Thursday- this originally went up July 2012 A while back I mentioned that during the two years of my MBA program at a top-5 school, I'd put a star next to every note I took that I thought was worth carrying forward into my ...
Blog entry - bankerella - Jun 19 2014 - 8:00am - 80 comments