- Prestigious Pete
Mod note (Andy): throwback Thursday, this originally went up on 9/22/12. I would like to extend a warm welcome to myself, Prestigious Pete. I am a jealousy amalgam, created from combining all the conceited, self-assured finance super douches into one man ...
Forum topic - Prestigious Pete - Feb 19 2015 - 11:00am - 234 comments
- "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
- Cross-Admit Battles
[quote]Who in their right mind would get accepted to Harvard Business School and turn it down? Turns out the answer is: someone who also got into Stanford.[/quote] Interesting article about those fortunate enough to get accepted into multiple top MBA ...
Forum topic - Wreak Peace - Feb 1 2015 - 4:00am - 35 comments
- 2nd Thoughts About HBS
I was fortunate to be accepted into HBS round 1, and am now weighing my options. I was also accepted to Booth(w/ 70K), Kellogg(w/ 90K), Tuck (full tuition), Yale SOM (full tuition), and McCombs (full tuition). Although HBS was my top choice, I am having a ...
Forum topic - HTownOrBust - Jan 3 2015 - 11:00am - 108 comments
- You won't believe who HBS dinged this year
Straight from poets&quants. I mean we've always known that HBS is selective, but the profiles of the people who got dinged this year is just insane. HBS admissions used to be kind of straightforward, but as the best students from the top schools ...
Forum topic - mbavsmfin - Feb 20 2015 - 4:13pm - 31 comments
- Thoughts on HBS (Starting Out)
Mod Note (Andy): Each day we'll be posting the top WSO forum posts of 2014. This one was originally posted on 10/1/2014 and ranks #23 for the year by total silver banana count. You can see all our top ranked content here. I'm just about a month ...
Forum topic - baburator - Dec 17 2014 - 8:00am - 87 comments
- HBS and GSB decisions- R1 Class of 2017
Anyone with good news today? ...
Forum topic - petergibbons - Dec 12 2014 - 1:41am - 33 comments
- HBS R2 Interview Advice?
I signed up to have my HBS interview in mid-Feb and have been trying to prepare by talking to as many alums as I can get to listen to me. Many are a few years removed and have advised me to try to get as fresh a perspective as possible since the school ...
Forum topic - abacaxi - Feb 1 2015 - 11:42pm - 9 comments
- Brady is MVP!
@"mbavsmfin" So will Tom Brady apply to HBS next? He did intern at ML PWM once. ...
Forum topic - snakeoil - Feb 1 2015 - 10:36pm - 6 comments
- HBS 2+2 vs. Stanford GSB Deferral Program
I'm in the very fortunate position of having been admitted to both HBS 2+2 and the Stanford GSB deferral program for seniors on Wednesday. I've been really struggling with the decision- Harvard's brand is unparalleled, but the Stanford GSB ...
Forum topic - strauss_93 - Dec 12 2014 - 10:47pm - 22 comments