Business School Barrage
- 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
- 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
- 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 19 2014 - 8:17pm - 114 comments
- How much can a fresh graduate expect to save a year?
Let's say one makes an 80k salary, and working in the San Francisco Bay Area. How would expenses for a year look like? Including taxes, rent, food, clothes, entertainment, etc. ...
Forum topic - Quomodo - Nov 1 2014 - 1:00pm - 50 comments
- How Old Should You Be When You Graduate
Im applying to various universities in London for a degree in "Financial Economics" but I can't help but feel old. I was in college from 18-20 but left because I decided on a career on wall street. Im 20 now by the time I get in to college I ...
Forum topic - FundLord - Nov 21 2014 - 1:13pm - 7 comments
- MIT Master of Finance after 1 year at BB
I'd really like to hear some thoughts on what I am planning to do as it is rather unconventional. I graduated from a European target this year and started working at a BB in M&A. I've been working for a couple of months now and I'm ...
Forum topic - Luckybucks - Nov 19 2014 - 8:27pm - 14 comments
- Mitigating my Major and Lack of Exp
I'm about to graduate with a 3.8 w/political science degree at a average state school. I thought i wanted to go to law school, but the thought depresses me. Also, I do not have much work experience other than serving in the army as a private for a ...
Forum topic - Alex-Laird - Nov 20 2014 - 1:32pm - 8 comments
- MSc Accounting and Finance vs MBA for corporate finance roles
If you just want to work in finance division of a company, and maybe CFO is one of the degrees more "effective"? if so, which and why Thank you ...
Forum topic - vasilist - Nov 19 2014 - 3:08pm - 11 comments