- Big 4 Consultant- MBA Worth It?
A short background on me: I have a bachelors degree in finance from a small private school in Virginia. I have been employed at a Big 4 consulting house (in NYC) for 3 years and I have been mostly doing operations consulting. I am a foreigner and I am on a ...
Forum topic - HarvardBusinessingSchool - Oct 3 2014 - 7:04pm - 5 comments
- Mugged too often- Need advice on exit opportunities
Hi, I understand that this may sound stupid to a lot of you, but life is a continuous evaluation of priorities and I have decided that there's only so much I'm willing to give up for my career. I'm currently a second year analyst at a PE ...
Forum topic - Orkid - May 27 2014 - 9:05pm - 29 comments
- Are any of these schools decent Marketing MBA programs
I am looking to switch from retail banking to a position in the Marketing realm post MBA. I graduated during the recession and was unable to find a marketing position so I stuck with banking. Anyway, I'm looking to work in Consulting or working at a ...
Forum topic - teesmartgirl - Oct 3 2014 - 6:49pm - 4 comments
- A headhunter told me to put MBA after my name on my resume
So I had never considered listing MBA after my name on my resume and I typically shake my head at those who do, but I had a recent discussion with a headhunter and she said "Since you have your professional experience listed first and you have a two ...
Forum topic - F500Guy - Aug 19 2014 - 9:15am - 15 comments
- GMAT of CFA level 1?
Hi all, I am currently two months into a two year financial management program at a F100 insurance company and trying to decide if I should take the GMAT or CFA level one (June 2015). Ultimately looking to move into Asset Management or corporate ...
Forum topic - fitz204 - Aug 31 2014 - 2:12pm - 5 comments
- What part-time MBA has the most Korean-Americans for marriage?
I'm a 34 year old Korean-American and need to get married and socialization. ...
Forum topic - MBAhousing - Aug 15 2014 - 4:37am - 17 comments
- Evaluating my chances at top 15 MBA
I'm wondering where I stand for the top 15 schools Undergraduate degree in English @ public ivy (Berkeley, uMich, etc.) GPA: 3.3 GMAT: 710 ECs: 100+ hours of community service, led community service programs, mentored financially disadvantaged ...
Forum topic - mike50 - Sep 1 2014 - 11:06pm - 6 comments
- Engineer thinking of getting an MBA, then possibly Management or IT Consulting
Hi, I'm currently an electrical engineer working in the Silicon Valley, I've been thinking of quitting my current job and moving back home to San Diego. I'll have 1.75 years work experience if I moved next month. Also been thinking about a ...
Forum topic - FMoney - Aug 1 2014 - 7:03pm - 18 comments
- Why are there NO Korean-Americans starting in fully-employed Pepperdine MBA program?
I'm a 34 year old Korean-American and need to get married. Should I still enroll? ...
Forum topic - MBAhousing - Aug 15 2014 - 4:27am - 10 comments
- Reflections on Year 1 of MBA
After reading CompBanker and TheGrind’s excellent posts on their b-school experiences, I feel an obligation to chime in. There probably isn’t too much that I can say here that is something you guys haven’t heard before, but nonetheless I am hoping it will ...
Forum topic - mbavsmfin - Jul 10 2014 - 6:03pm - 70 comments