Business School Barrage
- Thoughts on HBS (Starting Out)
Mod Note (Andy): This was originally posted 10/1/2014 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 ...
Forum topic - baburator - Nov 26 2014 - 2:16pm - 71 comments
- Masters in Finance To Help with MBA Application?
Hello all, I posted a discussion earlier this year regarding some questions I had about attaining an MBA and the feedback was great. So now I am wondering if attaining a masters in finance helps getting into a better MBA program. As always, thank you for ...
Forum topic - SMDRNB - Nov 26 2014 - 3:13am - 32 comments
- Wharton vs. Columbia vs. Booth
Hi, I wanted to hear some opinions on this three schools for banking recruitment probably looking to do 2 years in Investment Banking in NY in a BB and then come back to Brazil to work in PE Megafund. Current BG is 2 years in ER at a local bank and 2 years ...
Forum topic - jlgdr1987 - Nov 24 2014 - 11:11am - 209 comments
- Duke Fuqua tops Bloomberg Businessweek's 2014 MBA ranking
The Complete 2014 Business School Ranking Certainly a shocker. ...
Forum topic - Guest1655 - Nov 22 2014 - 1:13am - 36 comments
- How Important is Undergrad
I'm wondering if its possible to go to a good grad school (Wharton, Stern,...) if I didn't do great in undergrad. I went to a non-target undergrad and didn't do so well (about 3.0 overall, 3.2 major gpa in econ). However I found my way in my ...
Forum topic - leppel67 - Nov 14 2014 - 3:13am - 15 comments
- Starting a business while in school
Starting my MBA next year and wanted input from current students. Do you think there's enough time to devote to starting a business? What about a business that's in another country? Thanks in advance. ...
Forum topic - nedflanders - Nov 13 2014 - 4:04am - 16 comments
- Undergrad Business: IU Kelley Indiana vs. Fordham vs. Baruch
I'm wondering which of these 3 schools (IU Kelley Indiana, Fordham, Baruch) has better placement on Wall Street for undergrad. Cost isn't really an issue since I could potentially get huge merit scholarships at both Fordham and IU Kelley Indiana ...
Forum topic - domino99 - Nov 26 2014 - 6:47pm - 7 comments
- Early Promotion or Rotational Program for B School
I have a question regarding a career option I've been faced with and how it relates to my potential future B school application. I am currently nearing the end of my first rotational in a Finance Rotational program at a top tech company on the west ...
Forum topic - mrharveyspecter - Nov 26 2014 - 12:55am - 7 comments
- 700 on GMAT but 68 percentile in quants. should I retake?
Applying to MSF programs in ut austin, nova, vandy, Claremont and mms in duke for the coming year. I dont want to send in my apps to late but I could potentially retake in dec 30 I have passed CFA lvl 1 and 2 so that could indicate that I am proficient at ...
Forum topic - CasualCriminal3090 - Nov 24 2014 - 4:21am - 15 comments
- My GMAT sucks / chances at masters
My GMAT quant is terrible. Just took the test yesterday and got a 640 (38Q/ 39V). This was much lower than expected, my last 2 practice tests where 700 (43/43) and 710 (I forget the splits). Point is, I'm 90 percentile on reading and bouncing between ...
Forum topic - BobTheBaker - Nov 23 2014 - 9:05am - 8 comments