- HBS Interview Help- Veteran Applicant
I am a military officer who was lucky enough to get an invite to interview at HBS a few weeks ago. My current plan for post-MBA is investment banking at a bulge bracket (this is written also in my application). From what I have heard from vets that have ...
Forum topic - CantSlowDown - Oct 21 2014 - 9:20pm - 5 comments
- Thoughts on HBS (Starting Out)
I'm just about a month and a half or so into my first year ("RC year") at Harvard Business School, and I wanted to write a bit about what it's been like so far. Since I'm still new to the place, take my experiences with the ...
Forum topic - baburator - Oct 5 2014 - 5:00pm - 64 comments
- Non-trad Chances in PE
Hi everyone. I'm a joint degree candidate at Harvard Dental and HBS, so I'll be graduating with a DMD/MBA in 3 years. I haven't started B school yet, but I wanted to explore the possibility of working in IBD or PE after graduating, ...
Forum topic - s_wahoo13 - Oct 15 2014 - 9:36pm - 1 comment
- Has anyone crashed a HBS Alumni Networking Event before?
Hi Yall, I am currently planning to attend the Annual HBS Alumni Networking Event hosted in my city on October 22. However, I am neither an HBS Alumni nor affiliated with Harvard in anyway. I am little nervous and anxious because I don't know whether ...
Forum topic - Xrrific - Oct 6 2014 - 9:49pm - 1 comment
- Free Clear Admit HBS School Guide- 72 hours only!
For 72 hours only I am pleased to announce that the Clear Admit Harvard Business School guide will be FREE for download on the Clear Admit site! Read the post on the Clear Admit blog to receive the code to check out this 48-page, critically acclaimed guide ...
Forum topic - Erin Hale - Clear Admit - Sep 5 2014 - 2:58pm - 21 comments
- 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
- H/S vs. W
It is often assumed that Tier 1 of B-schools is "H/S/W." It is also (I believe) generally assumed that within the top 3, H/S are tied for #1 and Wharton is a clear #3. I think that it is fairly clear that H > W from a reputation standpoint. I ...
Forum topic - Model_Monkey - Apr 28 2014 - 7:50am - 18 comments
- Tell me why I'm wrong for aiming below HSW
It doesn't seem like a particularly controversial statement to say there are only a few reasons why someone from a top banking/consulting + private equity background would apply for an MBA: You think you want to stay on the path you're on, but ...
Forum topic - petergibbons - Apr 13 2014 - 1:08pm - 16 comments
- Non-target to MBB to B-School?
Hi all, I'm curious about what the transition looks like from MBB to B-School if you went to a Non-Target. Do you have an advantage because the background is less traditional than the typical Target---> MBB---> B-School route? Thanks! ...
Forum topic - TechGuy - Feb 2 2014 - 2:53pm - 4 comments
- HBS International Student (Financial Aid/Scholarship)
Hello mates, I am wondering how an international student can get into HBS? I mean get a full scholarship or maybe financial aid because you all know that HBS is ridiculously expensive to pay from one's pocket. GPA is really really nice. Have ...
Forum topic - SYRYMFLASH - Feb 10 2014 - 4:11am - 3 comments