- "Why Stanford Is Beating HBS Among Dual Admits"
This is consistent with what I've been hearing from inside sources for a number of years. That dual admits long used to split about 50/50 but that recently (for a few years now) it is heavily in Stanford's favor to the tune of 3:1. ...
Forum topic - ibleedexcel - Feb 3 2015 - 10:05pm - 33 comments
- HBS and GSB decisions- R1 Class of 2017
Anyone with good news today? ...
Forum topic - petergibbons - Dec 12 2014 - 1:41am - 33 comments
- How hard is it to transfer into Wharton/Harvard from a community college?
Have a strong desire to do i-banking, but I know this industry puts a lot of attention on the prestige of the employee's school. People on WSO have brilliant ideas and I really want to hear all your opinions. Much thanks! ...
Forum topic - twtgtws - Dec 14 2014 - 5:38pm - 9 comments
- Harvard undergrad sued for affirmative action
Harvard, along with UNC Chapel Hill, have been named in a lawsuit filed by a newly formed nonprofit group: Students for Fair Admissions. The lawyers for the plaintiffs were also involved in the Fisher vs. Texas affirmative action case from last year. ...
Forum topic - mbavsmfin - Nov 17 2014 - 7:04pm - 79 comments
- Surprise Showing by Yale?
LinkedIn has introduced "University Rankings," which supposedly ranks universities by their placement into various professions (I can't post links but if you search "linkedin university rankings," it comes up). I was a little ...
Forum topic - semper excelsius - Oct 1 2014 - 5:09pm - 12 comments
- Please evaluate for profile for a top MBA (i.e. M7)
Hi Guys, I'm trying to gauge a sense of my credentials to get into an M7 school (think WHS). Was hoping anyone with advice on the matter could suggest anything. I've highlighted my background below, however it's a little verbose! I'm a ...
Forum topic - feraligatr1991 - Jan 30 2015 - 4:49am - 1 comment
- 2.4 GPA- 760 GMAT- Interesting Stats
Would appreciate any help in regards to my chances of getting into a top 10 MBA Program: Stats: 2.4 GPA (top 50 Uni- 4 years out of school) 760 GMAT Started own NPO Started own company out of college that grosses 2 m/yr and employs 5 people Now in ...
Forum topic - rmcs123 - Sep 8 2014 - 3:55pm - 21 comments
- Is this the best approach to Harvards MBA essay?
As you know, Harvard has only one optional essay question at the moment: "You’re applying to Harvard Business School. We can see your resume, school transcripts, extra-curricular activities, awards, post-MBA career goals, test scores and what your ...
Forum topic - Paolo - Aug 22 2014 - 9:11pm - 10 comments
- Hacking Harvard: How To Bypass Admissions and Get a Harvard Degree for Less Than $40,000
Mod note: Best of Eddie, this was originally posted on 10/14/2009. You're not about to let that adolescent breaking and entering conviction keep you out of the Ivy League, are you? Would your score on the SAT make it a tough sale to get into ...
Blog entry - Edmundo Braverman - Aug 5 2013 - 7:45am - 40 comments
- Chances at M7- Appreciate some advice
Posting for a friend here: Background- Female- Raised US- Born Korea- Korean citizen Work (thus far)- 1.5 years @ EY's Commercial Advisory team focuses on MM PE DDs (US)- Interned at Accenture (US)- Interned at large foundation with $2B AUM (US) ...
Forum topic - dondestanlaschicas - Jul 8 2014 - 7:22am - 5 comments