Business School Barrage
- Reflections on my first year at Kellogg MBA, ask me anything AMA
I'm on a 4 hour flight back from my last final round consulting interview, so feel like it's a great time to write this. I have seen some great threads on other schools, and figured I'd make my contribution. I want to avoid "Kellogg ...
Forum topic - OpsDude - Jan 26 2015 - 8:53pm - 83 comments
- 460 GMAT Diagnostic- Is there any hope?
Currently a senior in college going to graduate in a few months and per the suggestion of friends, former colleagues, and many users on here I decided that I wanted to take the GMAT before I start my full time job in June. A few days ago I took a GMATPrep ...
Forum topic - killaqueeen - Jan 24 2015 - 5:17am - 26 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 23 2015 - 11:00am - 27 comments
- AMA- Non-ranked undergrad 'ORM' with a 660 GMAT who got into multiple top 20 programs
I hope everyone is doing well. I just wanted to give back to the community who really helped me out more than I could ever ask for. Quick shout out to a few members who greatly helped me on my journey (Mod Note- I moved the shout outs to bottom of the ...
Forum topic - TwoThrones - Jan 18 2015 - 2:00pm - 53 comments
- Most Important for Admissions
Curious what people think is the most important part of your application for admission. I know consultants will say that its your essays or things you can tweak after the fact (Obviously this gives them clients), but what do you think it is? GMAT, work ...
Forum topic - PapaMSU - Jan 24 2015 - 5:17am - 13 comments
- Houses and MBA debt
Upon graduation, myself and fellow MBA graduates are in a weird situation. We will have high salaries, but extremely high student loan debt. Combined with my significant other's income, I'll presumably be able to easily afford a nice sized house, ...
Forum topic - OpsDude - Jan 11 2015 - 1:00am - 36 comments
- Part-time MBA programs for recently separating Veterans, to apply or not to apply?
Should vets choose highly ranked part-time MBA programs (i.e. Booth, Northwestern, NYU, & Haas) over lower ranked full-time programs? Part-time programs may be easier to get into for vets who lack stellar gmat scores and business experience, but they ...
Forum topic - Pdot10009 - Jan 10 2015 - 9:33am - 32 comments
- 2nd Thoughts About HBS
I was fortunate to be accepted into HBS round 1, and am now weighing my options. I was also accepted to Booth(w/ 70K), Kellogg(w/ 90K), Tuck (full tuition), Yale SOM (full tuition), and McCombs (full tuition). Although HBS was my top choice, I am having a ...
Forum topic - HTownOrBust - Jan 3 2015 - 11:00am - 108 comments
- AMA: Reflections on 1st Semester at Columbia Business School
I recently completed my first semester at Columbia Business School and wanted to share my experience thus far. I would also be happy to field any questions. The primary reason for writing this long-winded anecdote is to provide clarity into the actual ...
Forum topic - dabears92 - Jan 4 2015 - 11:00am - 97 comments
- AMA: Looking back on the first few months at Tuck
After seeing an HBS and CBS thread on their reflections on the first term of their MBA programs, I thought I'd do the same. Thank you to @dabears92 for the format that I'm using below. 1.) Recruiting a. MBB – As someone recruiting for consulting, ...
Forum topic - GlobeTF - Jan 8 2015 - 12:39pm - 18 comments