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  1. 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 ...

    - Feb 19 2015 - 11:00am - 234 comments

  2. Do I have a chance at Top 10 B-School's?

    Stats: 3.5 GPA from Top Public School (Think Berkeley) JP Morgan Private Banking Analyst GMAT 730 Do I have a chance at top 10 business schools? Thanks! Chance Me HBS ...

    - May 22 2015 - 12:38am - 10 comments

  3. "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. Quote: " ...

    - Feb 3 2015 - 10:05pm - 33 comments

  4. 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. Interesting article about those fortunate enough to get accepted into multiple top MBA programs, ...

    - Feb 1 2015 - 4:00am - 35 comments

  5. 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 ...

    - Jan 3 2015 - 11:00am - 108 comments

  6. 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 ...

    - Dec 17 2014 - 8:00am - 87 comments

  7. HBS and GSB decisions- R1 Class of 2017

    Anyone with good news today? Harvard Stanford HBS Stanford GSB ...

    - Dec 12 2014 - 1:41am - 33 comments

  8. 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 ...

    - Feb 20 2015 - 4:13pm - 31 comments

  9. What are the 'unicorn jobs' that M7 MBA students sometimes hold out for?

    I read recently that HBS and GSB sometimes have lower placement rates upon graduation because the students hold out for 'unicorn jobs'. What would be some specific examples of jobs like this? Is it referring to positions such as C-suite at start ...

    - Mar 25 2015 - 2:30pm - 10 comments

  10. Student complains about the HBS party scene

    A HBS student indulges in self-righteous whining about the "excessive" partying scene at HBS and the lack of an intellectual culture. Is this guy freaking kidding? First, he doesn't have the courage to reveal his name since he knows his ...

    - Nov 26 2014 - 11:37pm - 43 comments

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