Business School Barrage
- Which firms "buy out" your MBA student debt?
In passing, have read threads/articles (sorry, can't recollect where exactly- no citations) that mention firms that buy out your student debt. Specifically, I remember an article mentioning consulting students having their firms pay for their MBAs but ...
Forum topic - notthehospitalER - Sep 30 2014 - 3:08pm - 17 comments
- MSF Class of 2016
Ok guys, building on my post last year, I wanted to start something for this years applicants. Anyone applying this year, with a 2015 start and 2016 graduation, feel free to post your profile, ask questions or just add some comments. Looking to help and ...
Forum topic - TNA - Sep 28 2014 - 5:00pm - 81 comments
- Differences Between MBA Programs (Fit), Am I Missing Something?
So I've talked to a lot of people in multiple MBA programs, and everyone's advice has emphasized fit. So I asked what differentiates the school from others. Barring a few true differentiators (quant focused school, marketing, etc.), everyone says ...
Forum topic - TwoThrones - Sep 23 2014 - 6:00pm - 10 comments
- Undergrad: Transfer regrets
Hi guys, I'm a sophomore that transferred from a NYC non-target to USC. Just for a little background, USC is only a target for LA groups (which aren't even that big) and a semi-target at best for SF groups. While I love the school (social life, ...
Forum topic - jkim3381 - Sep 22 2014 - 4:23am - 35 comments
- Do business schools check your work experience?
Do business schools ever check your work experience? My impression is that they really don't. I mean they will know some things from your letters of recommendation, but if you have 5 years of work experience with let's say 3 employers (2 years, 6 ...
Forum topic - restructury - Sep 19 2014 - 5:01am - 21 comments
- BSc LSE vs University of St Gallen
Hi everyone, I just began my first year of bachelor at the University of St Gallen in the B.A program. I chose this major to have a broader range of subjects to study before doing a master in finance. I would like to work later in the banking industry, if ...
Forum topic - Fins1 - Sep 28 2014 - 2:43pm - 7 comments
- Working Part time During Full- TIme MBA
have always wondered what the protocol is on having some sort of job/income during a full-time MBA program. Is it possible do some people currently do it and can share their story? I know a majority of bills will be handled through loans but wondering if ...
Forum topic - primetime36 - Sep 29 2014 - 1:00pm - 4 comments
- Advice during life crisis
Hey everybody, I'm a long time creeper and advice taker on this site, but I've hit a wall and need some personal advice. My mom got diagnosed with cancer and isn't supposed to make it very long(some weeks). It just so happened that she was ...
Forum topic - JohnnyBGood - Sep 30 2014 - 2:27pm - 3 comments
- Dimensional Fund Advisors Phone Interview
Hey everyone. I have an interview coming up soon with DFA for their rotational program: investments role. Does anyone know what I should be expecting in this interview? Any help would be greatly appreciated. I wasn't sure where to put this question, ...
Forum topic - MagicKnights - Sep 26 2014 - 8:18pm - 4 comments
- Can a sell-side trader get into a top MBA program?
I'm a senior at a semi-target with a 3.8 GPA (Finance and Accounting Majors, Statistics Minor) and I'm about to start a career in trading at a top BB (GS / MS / JPM). I'm very interested in what I'm doing and am not looking for a way ...
Forum topic - Anonymoose - Sep 30 2014 - 1:49pm - 2 comments