Business School Barrage
- The ethics of starting a new job even though you're leaving for b school in August
Here's my situation: my manager knows I'm leaving for b school and she's going out of her way to make me miserable (she wasn't one of my recommenders, obviously). I'm close to an offer in a somewhat similar field with a higher ...
Forum topic - ThetaHedge - Feb 26 2015 - 4:04am - 26 comments
- Best schools for Chicago banking?
Other than the obvious Ivies, Stanford, MIT, and Northwestern, what are the best schools to get into banking in Chicago? Seems like Miami U, UIllinois-Urbana Champaign, and Indiana top the list, but what others are there? Any opinions on this? ...
Forum topic - steamer - Feb 22 2015 - 1:00am - 25 comments
- Best way to keep track of networking
What do you guys use besides excel to keep track of your contacts? I'm heading to business school this fall and want to ramp up my networking efforts in an organized manner. I'm ideally looking for something that links to gmail and keeps track of ...
Forum topic - Audax - Feb 22 2015 - 8:00pm - 18 comments
- Whether to come back to the States or remain in Europe...
I was born in the US (mostly grew up here besides living in Switzerland for a while) and did undergrad here. I went to Europe to do a masters after I graduated and ended up getting a job at a BB for IB in London. I'm strongly considering getting an ...
Forum topic - SeinundZeit - Feb 21 2015 - 2:20am - 19 comments
- Do M7 schools prefer some professions over others?
According to their latest data, 50% of HBS's new class came from consulting/financial services/PE/VC backgrounds. Is it harder for someone not from one of those professions to get admitted to the top MBA programs, all else being equal? And do I face a ...
Forum topic - crazi4ib - Feb 28 2015 - 1:52am - 8 comments
- Johnson (Cornell) 2nd Year MBA Ask Me Anything AMA
Inspired by a few of the other people (@"OpsDude", @"TheGrind", etc) who have posted AMAs on their b-school experience, I'm going to write about my experience at Cornell's Johnson School. If you're only interested in M7 ...
Forum topic - Masterz57 - Feb 3 2015 - 7:00pm - 85 comments
- School/Life Balance of Business School.
Can someone please explain a schedule of what business school is like and how much studying is involved and what type of work is done in the school thank you. ...
Forum topic - Hchami3 - Feb 9 2015 - 6:00pm - 22 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
- ***MBA Class of 2016 Internship interviews open discussion thread***
Hey everyone. At most schools, internship interviews for consulting, banking, etc have started this week or last week. How's the experience going for everyone? ...
Forum topic - OpsDude - Jan 28 2015 - 12:11am - 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