- MBA necessary in ibanking CAREER?
So I've searched WSO and I can't come up with a clear answer. What if you want to stay in ibanking after your analyst stint? As in progress to associate, VP, MD. If you don't start out as an analyst, you obviously need an MBA to break in as ...
Forum topic - samtyler94cc - Jul 29 2014 - 10:50am - 8 comments
- Profile Evaluation- Big 4 Auditor Turned Social Entrepreneur
A friend of mine is interested in Bschool so I figure I'd post his profile and see what you guy's think his chances are. Not interested in finance at all but I figure I'd see what you all thought: 27/M/African American with CPA ...
Forum topic - comeBackid - Aug 4 2014 - 10:54am - 3 comments
- West LA versus Irvine?
I got accepted into Pepperdine's fully employed MBA program. They have a campus in West LA and Irvine. I'm a 34 year old Korean-American female. Should I do the West LA or Irvine campus program? I'm unemployed and I'll be looking for a ...
Forum topic - MBAhousing - Aug 3 2014 - 3:30pm - 3 comments
- Peace Corps now or wait?
Hey guys, I just graduated this May and have been working in tech consulting (big 4) the past 2 months. The thing is, I enjoy the work I'm doing but I've always been interested in the peace corps and considering going next year. So for the big ...
Forum topic - OBXlover - Jul 26 2014 - 11:05am - 13 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 - 7:03pm - 70 comments
- MBA Finance class- Capital transfers question
Hello In my MBA Finance class we are learning about Capital Transfers in 3 Ways 1. Direct- when securities are sold directly to savers 2. Indirect via Investment Banker 3. Indirect via Financial Intermediary My question, is which one is the most common, or ...
Forum topic - MBA-Student - Aug 3 2014 - 4:09pm
- College Student Soliciting Advice
Hi everyone, Quick intro- rising junior at Bryant University in Rhode Island, finance major with 3.9-4.0 GPA and plenty of extracurriculars/leadership experience. After my freshman year I worked at a small investment company and currently am a leadership ...
Forum topic - MBAhopeful94 - Aug 1 2014 - 12:49pm
- UCLA Part Time MBA VS. UCSD Full Time MBA
Hi all, I applied to 2 business schools to pursue an MBA degree full time in late Round 3 and was admitted to the Part Time program FEMBA at UCLA (16th) (was Denied for full time program) and the Full Time MBA program at UCSD (60th) with a fellowship ...
Forum topic - Insfagram - Jul 2 2014 - 5:27pm - 20 comments
- International Business School vs. US Business School
First time poster here. Have a few questions about business school...-I am curious as to if there any particular benefits to studying at an international business school, London Business School, per se, as opposed to just staying at a top tier business ...
Forum topic - _P_Body_Smith - Jul 8 2014 - 6:36pm - 3 comments
- Harvard JD/MBA
I have a set of jobs that are not HBS favorites (no big name I-bank, consulting firms, fortune 500). I have a high LSAT, GMAT and GPA. Given my weak set of jobs, will I have a better chance to get in Harvard as a JD/MBA, versus MBA candidate? My goal is to ...
Forum topic - jdmba28 - Jul 6 2014 - 3:45pm - 3 comments