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  2. Now that a lot of offers are being extended (Jan 10 @ 5pm)- how did recruiting go for you? Happy with the results? Edit: Per LakerBanker's suggestion- it would be helpful to list your tier of school (M7, T15, etc.). MBA ...

    97 comments7 Jun 2020 - Associate 2 in AM - Other

  3. To anyone considering an MBA

    Business School and GMAT

    There has been a lot of recent discussion on these forums as well as in the media regarding the value of an MBA. As a longtime member of the community and someone who recently made the decision to pursue an MBA, I thought I'd share some thoughts. You ...

    192 comments6 May 2020 -

  4. Wharton vs. Columbia vs. Booth

    Business School and GMAT

    Hi, I wanted to hear some opinions on these three schools for banking recruitment. I'm 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 ...

    252 comments6 May 2020 -

  5. Hey guys, I have been doing research on MBA programs but I've never come across a global tiered system for MBAs based on prestige/placement/quality, etc. By a tiered system I mean that you group the schools into tiers, and if you get into a school in ...

    356 comments6 May 2020 -

  6. Reflections on Year 1 at Booth

    Business School and GMAT

    Mod Note: Each day we'll be posting the top WSO forum posts of 2014. This one was originally posted on 7/5/14 and ranks #15 for the year by total silver banana count. You can see all our top ranked content here. I recently completed my first year at ...

    159 comments6 May 2020 -

  7. Mod Note: Each day we'll be posting the top WSO forum posts of 2014. This one was originally posted on 6/19/14 and ranks #6 for the year by total silver banana count. You can see all our top ranked content here. The takeaways are in bold If you get a ...

    156 comments6 May 2020 -

  8. Sloan Y1 AMA for recent admits

    Business School and GMAT

    AMA Given round 2 results are just out (congrats AdMITS!) and inspired by a few of the other people (@Masterz57", @OpsDude", @TheGrind", etc) who have posted AMAs on their b-school experience, I'm going to write about my experience at ...

    62 comments6 May 2020 -

  9. Hey folks, Harvard's round 1 is due VERY SOON! Anyway, who's applying to b-school this year? Let's make this thread a motivation for those who are grinding through apps and also give helpful tips when we can. I'm applying to Ross, Duke ...

    127 comments6 May 2020 -

  10. I'm not sure if it will be harder or easier because a lot of moving parts (fewer jobs available, economy recovers, etc.) MBA Coronavirus ...

    20 comments17 Apr 2020 -

  11. Most of recruiting discussion here are for SA /ANL, and I realized MBA level recruiting is very different after went through the entire process. So I want to give back to the community and write a short guide about it. Since all these are pretty transpare ...

    69 comments6 May 2020 -

  12. computerized's blog Should you get your MBA immediately after getting your undergraduate degree? I am thinking about getting it right after I graduate but I was told to get work experience first Should I Do an MBA right after undergraduate? An anonym ...

    177 comments20 Mar 2018 -

  13. I'm Betsy Massar, founder of Master Admissions. I'm glad to be here on Wall Street Oasis back with kindred spirits. Right out of Harvard Business School I worked for Goldman Sachs and have spent most of my professional career in and around the f ...

    620 comments6 May 2020 -

  14. Currently I'm working in valuations with a plan to apply to MBA programs next fall (2015). One thing that I have not seen much discussion of on this site has been on the topic of breaking into PE post-MBA without pre-MBA banking experience. I would l ...

    69 comments6 May 2020 -

  15. If so, what skills does it provide that help you become better in entrepreneurship, that IB for example doesnt? Consulting Investment Banking private equity hedgefund business school MBA Entrepreneurship ...

    13 comments16 Jul 2020 -

  16. I know the MSRE vs. MBA topic has been discussed here multiple times, and I have read through the old posts. I wanted to share my situation/goals and see if anyone here could shed some light on some of my thoughts. Me:- Analyst in acquisitions for a large ...

    38 comments6 May 2020 -

  17. Does anyone have any experience with real estate developers and/or real estate focused private equity firms and what MBA programs they recruit from? Since I have a strong desire to work in this field post-MBA, I want to make sure I'm applying to the ...

    139 comments19 May 2020 -

  18. I am currently a senior student at a univeristy (not famous) outside US and Europe majoring in Economics and minoring in Math. I am considering applying to Master of Finance programs in the U.S. and Europe and upon completion trying getting a job at an in ...

    66 comments6 May 2020 -

  19. Top Business School for Low GPA

    Business School and GMAT

    Its no secert guys I have a sub 3.0 gpa but looking to apply to b school. Which top programs do you know of that have accepted people with sub 3.0? I am looking at Texas and Rice and know two people who go there now with sub 3.0 so all good there. However ...

    331 comments6 May 2020 -

  20. Hi guys, I did my undergrad at a top Indian college (think #1) and then straightaway enrolled at an MBA program in India (Indian Top 5). I had interned at a top consult (think McK, BCG) and subsequently joined Goldman in their Asset Management division as ...

    38 comments6 May 2020 -

  21. MBA Applications on Decline

    Investment Banking

    MBA applications are on a decline. What do you guys think the root cause is behind that? Is tuition getting too expensive? Are the applicants hesitant to pull additional loans after continuing to pay back UG loans? MBAs aren't too attractive/sexy any ...

    89 comments2 Oct 2017 -

  22. MBA- US or India

    Business School and GMAT

    What is the current scene for Indian Students studying in (M7 +Next 8) Business Schools in US?Are they able to get good jobs after MBA?How much role does Visa sponsoring play in final FT Recruiting for Indians there who doesn't have work permit/green ...

    161 comments6 May 2020 -

  23. In case you haven't seen this yet, read below.... Sent: Tuesday, February 9, 2010 7:15:11 PM GMT-08:00 US/Canada Pacific Subject: Brand Strategy Feedback Prof. Galloway, I would like to discuss a matter with you that bothered me. Yesterday evening I ...

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  24. Hello monkeys, Wanna B MBB 's AMA depressed me (very strong credentials / similar to mine, no interview at even Wharton), and got me thinking- there has to be some clever strategies to earn acceptance to HBS or Stanford. So, I'm turning to the o ...

    38 comments6 May 2020 -

  25. Am I Thinking About an MBA Wrong?

    Business School and GMAT

    Hey All, Peers and friends from college have been talking about studying for GMAT / applying to B-School. Currently a 2nd year IB analyst in M&A and thinking about future. As someone who will have paid off close to 100k in undergrad loans (on track to ...

    18 comments5 Nov 2019 -

  26. Hello Everyone, I am just about to graduate with my MBA from a decent state school on the west coast. I was wondering how to become a successful day trader on the side while I try to break into the finance industry. My plan is to find a low-level back off ...

    45 comments2 Jun 2020 -

  27. So, the age old question...what is more useful for a long term career in finance, the CFA, the MBA, or the CAIA? Wait, a minute, what even is the CAIA? This article will go through the pros and cons of pursuing each of these three certifications. The upfr ...

    263 comments14 Sep 2019 -

  28. How good is INSEAD, really?

    Business School and GMAT

    Content minimum length is set to 100 characters, 99 to go. Content minimum length is set to 100 characters, 41 to go INSEAD MBA France ...

    34 comments26 Aug 2019 -

  29. Hey guys, An undergraduate I am mentoring sent me a link to an AMA from this site from someone in business school. I was reminded that I was using this site 9 years ago in 2006. Back then I still hadn't accomplished much. Through focus. belief in mys ...

    44 comments5 Mar 2020 -

  30. *Understand that I'm a bit more liberal in what I'd accept as a reasonable MBA path because I'm in corporate finance and not in capital markets. I know a lot of you dream of going to a top 10 MBA and that's not realistic for most of yo ...

    50 comments6 May 2020 -

  31. IU to Stanford?

    Investment Banking

    Hi all, I am a student at Kelley business school at Indiana University. I am looking to pursue a career in investment banking and I know that Kelley is not a target school for most banks. However, I heard that a lot of Kelley grads get recruited by Willia ...

    28 comments6 May 2020 -

  32. Corporate Lawyer to MBA

    Business School and GMAT

    Hi all, I'm a corporate (BigLaw) lawyer practicing in the field of M&A and start-ups. I work at one of the top three tech law firms in the country and I'm based in the Bay Area. I'm considering applying to MBA programs next year and, in ...

    33 comments6 May 2020 -

  33. I was recently offered a position to join the valuations desk of a MF PE Shop. I am from a nontarget and my ultimate goal is to eventually go to a M7 program for my MBA. Would taking this BO job hinder my ability to make that transition? Also, does anyone ...

    23 comments12 Feb 2019 -

  34. Public Accounting to M7 MBA- Q&A

    Business School and GMAT

    Hi WSO, I wanted to give back to the community now that my MBA admissions journey is over. I've left some facts and thoughts below, would by more than happy to provide additional insights if it would be helpful. Undergrad: Large state school GMAT: 73 ...

    33 comments24 Jun 2018 -

  35. 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. "These c ...

    33 comments6 May 2020 -

  36. Hey all, Just finished reading the WSO B-school bible, which was extremely helpful. I'm 25 and wasn't able to land in IB out of school or lateral in. I've been considering applying to MBAs to matriculate in Fall 2019. My combine numbers:-3. ...

    25 comments6 May 2020 -

  37. Hey, guys, I need some advice from anyone with experience in the industry. Any would be appreciated. I recently graduated with a finance degree at the same time got sentenced to probation for my stupid actions during freshman year of college. Long story s ...

    23 comments17 May 2019 -

  38. I'm lucky enough to have Full-Time Analyst offers for Investment Banking from both Evercore NYC M &A and PJT NYC M&A. I know I'm splitting hairs here but I'm just wondering if any of you have thoughts if one firm is slightly better ...

    17 comments6 May 2020 - Prospect in IB-M&A

  39. Starting a Q&A thread for any Big4 Auditors or Advisory folks looking to transition to an top MBA. I leaned heavily on WSO to complete the journey up to this point, and want to give back to those currently mired in the Big 4 grind. I cannot thank WSO ...

    22 comments18 Jun 2019 -

  40. Banking vs. Consulting-- Post-MBA

    Business School and GMAT

    I see a lot of threads comparing banking and consulting at the undergrad level, however I haven't seen too many of them comparing these two at the post-MBA level, so I wanted to start one. I will be starting at a top 10 MBA program this Fall. My work ...

    58 comments6 May 2020 -

  41. Here are the rankings Stanford Wharton Harvard Sloan Booth Haas Columbia Kellogg Darden Johnson Link to full article: https://www.bloomberg.com/business-schools/2018/ What do you think? For me, no major surprises. Johnson got a nice bump, but that's ...

    18 comments6 May 2020 -

  42. The weak post-MBA finance job market

    Business School and GMAT

    What's going on here? I'm a 2nd year at a M7 b-school graduating soon, and aside from banking, finance job market has been horrendous. On-campus recruiting was mostly banks and some long-only mutual funds. The people who wanted banking got it, b ...

    126 comments31 May 2015 -

  43. Are MBAs becoming less important?

    Business School and GMAT

    Interesting blog post from Fortune, which talks about how prominent PE firms such as GTCR are no longer requiring their associates to attend business school. Rather, promising associates are being promoted from within. A similar trend is happening at MBB ...

    118 comments17 Jun 2015 -

  44. Should I get a 2nd MBA?

    Business School and GMAT

    Currently work as a mid level manager in the finance/accounting department of a F500. My long term goal is to get to the C-Suite of a F500, and I'm willing to do anything necessary to get there, including switching companies multiple times or spendin ...

    42 comments6 May 2020 -

  45. Meet the 19 year old MBA student

    Business School and GMAT

    Apparently, there is a 19 old attending at Arizona State University's W.P. Carey school of business. According to this article he is quite the prodigy. The Los Angeles native began attending community college at 8 years old. He transferred to UCLA at ...

    23 comments6 May 2020 -

  46. An interesting article on the Financial Times talks about ft</abbr>.com/content/db26ea1c-47a2-11e8-8ee8-cae73aab7ccb">a new trend of MBA's going into banking in order to work with the tech industry: The banking sector is holding its own ...

    19 comments6 May 2020 -

  47. INSEAD MBA: Yay or Nay?

    Business School and GMAT

    Hi community, I don't want to spark another general,,MBA worth it or not" discussion, instead I'm interested in your opinions based on my specific situation. Some background info: European citizen 31 years of age (yes, old but quite normal ...

    20 comments6 May 2020 -

  48. What the title says. I've been on this website for quite a while now and having just finished business school, decided to actively post again. I don't know if this topic would be of help to anyone, but I know I would've found it useful so p ...

    29 comments11 Sep 2018 -

  49. Online vs. Part-Time MBA

    Business School and GMAT

    I have an engineering degree working for an engineering firm. Currently looking into doing an MBA to get into investment banking. Some of the schools I'm looking into are Carnegie Mellon (online), UNC (online), UT (part-time Houston), and Texas A& ...

    22 comments6 May 2020 -

  50. 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, ...

    26 comments6 May 2020 -

  51. UNC KF or NYU MBA?

    Business School and GMAT

    I have been accepted to NYU, paid my deposit and was dead set on going there until UNC came in today with a half tuition scholarship. Approximate to about $60,000 2 year total. With cost of living, tuition difference it'll probably be a total of $100 ...

    31 comments6 May 2020 -

  52. Hey Monkeys- I'm a former consultant/current chef in NYC looking for advice regarding MBAs. I went to NYU for undergrad, majored in Econ with a minor in math (CAS not Stern), and worked 2 yrs at a executive compensation firm. Then I worked at Momofuk ...

    17 comments6 May 2020 -

  53. I studied finance at a non target and had my first internship working on middle-market IB deals. I was unable to land an offer in banking and I hated the thought of working a mundane, back office job so I decided to start my own company. I currently make ...

    32 comments15 Jul 2018 -

  54. This is a repost from another thread. I felt it appropriate to break it out into a category of its own because I see a lot of people struggling to find jobs, in and out of finance, without considering all options on the table including Military. If you ar ...

    25 comments6 May 2020 -

  55. Hi All, I am currently three years out of my MBA, concentration in Finance and International Management from a Top 40 school. However after much self introspection, I have decided I want to transition into Real Estate. Past work experience includes 8+ yea ...

    26 comments6 May 2020 -

  56. MBA vs. MSF- Investment management

    Business School and GMAT

    In which cases is it better to go for the MSF than the MBA? In which cases is it better to go for the MBA instead of the MSF? Obviously, this will depend on my interests and what not, so here's a little context for answering the question. 1. I doubt ...

    209 comments10 Oct 2016 -

  57. I am a sophomore in college (non-target but still good school), and although I have an IB internship under my belt and two internships set up for this summer (Foreign AM, healthcare startup) I am planning in case if I can't get a FT offer (plus a par ...

    73 comments23 Feb 2018 -

  58. I just received a FT offer to work for a MM firm, and suddenly doing an MBA becomes real to me. However, I had an academic misconduct record and was told that when applying for graduate programs this info 99% is going to be shared with any institutions I ...

    14 comments8 Dec 2019 - Prospect in IB-M&A

  59. Hello All, Thanks for taking the time to read and comment. Looking for a profile review of sorts as well as general B-School advice. Any advice/constructive criticism is welcome and appreciated! Academic Profile: Non-Target University in the South Finance ...

    26 comments6 May 2020 -

  60. I've recently had a lot of opportunity to spend time with the law students at my university, through meeting them randomly and grad mixers. The differences between the students at the two programs are unbelievably stark. The best way to describe it i ...

    55 comments21 Mar 2015 -

  61. We've all seen that person on an e-mail signature listing out 6 professional designations following their name. You like to take exam. We get it. While you're at it why don't you should include H.S.D. for your high school diploma and that r ...

    54 comments15 Aug 2018 -

  62. What do you guys think will better prepare me for top MBA admissions after two years of experience? Family Business (head of international business development as a start, and head the company as CEO later on) $5M ~ 10M revenue, green technology manufactu ...

    21 comments6 May 2020 -

  63. Hey all, what's up? As far as the likes of McKinsey, Goldman Sachs etc. are concerned, what's more impressive? PhD in Physics from Oxbridge + a bit of good breeding (joke), or an MBA from a top American university like Harvard? MBA PhD physics b ...

    37 comments26 May 2017 -

  64. Is CBS MBA worth the money?

    Business School and GMAT

    Hi, Is Columbia MBA worth it, being a little more expensive than other top MBA programs since it's in NYC? (Totaling at ~250k) MBA United States- Northeast ...

    24 comments6 May 2020 -

  65. Hi Guys, So I'm caught in a bit of a dilemma. I am coming from a non-target school, graduating in a couple of weeks with Finance degree, 1st gen college student. Didn't do BB summer internship, but I went overseas and worked at a 2B+ hedgefund a ...

    19 comments6 May 2020 -

  66. MBA Program

    Investment Banking

    Hi everyone, This is my first post on the site, but I have been reading the blogs for a while now. I have a questions in regards to which MBA program I should choose, if I am accepted. I have been invited to interview at several MBA programs and want to m ...

    46 comments13 Apr 2016 -

  67. Hi All! I've been on the forum for a while, haven't contirbuted much and have more-often-than-knot been latently absorbing the knowledge from others. All of this great info has nevertheless left me a bit confused about the industry and the assoc ...

    21 comments6 May 2020 -

  68. Georgetown vs USC vs Vandy vs UNC MBA

    Business School and GMAT

    How would you rank these for someone looking to go into IB? Would like to live either northeast or out west upon graduation. Also open to other schools in the top 20-30 range if you have recommendations. I have a 3.45ish from a state school and 680 gmat. ...

    20 comments9 Sep 2018 -

  69. Top 10 US MBA entry

    Business School and GMAT

    From Australia, I want to ask my chances of getting into a Top 10 MBA program in the US. GMAT 780 GPA 6.4 [3.4 in the US] WAM <80 but not substantially Currently working at a top global IB in Australia (think GS, MS). I studied finance & economics ...

    17 comments6 May 2020 -

  70. Will sales keep me out of top MBA?

    Business School and GMAT

    I am a senior finance student who was unable to get an Asset Management analyst job. I have received multiple sales offers as internals for top AM firms and want to know if a couple years in AM sales would hurt my chance at a top 25 MBA? My ultimate end g ...

    30 comments24 Apr 2017 -

  71. 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 bu ...

    29 comments21 Dec 2017 -

  72. What are some of the top masters programs for someone with 1-2 years of work experience? Obviously, MBA is out of the question at this time and I want a quick 1 years masters program (preferably) or 2 year program that will help me break into a top indust ...

    27 comments29 Jul 2016 -

  73. rgerg

    Business School and GMAT

    Upsr Mortgage housing MBA ...

    36 comments31 Jan 2015 -

  74. The Complete 2014 Business School Ranking Certainly a shocker. MBA Salary United States- South ...

    36 comments22 Nov 2014 -

  75. Hey, I am a high school senior and prospective finance major with the goal of working for a major investment banking firm and then moving on into either venture capital or private equity. I wanted to hear what are the pros and cons of getting my MBA right ...

    29 comments2 Jan 2017 -

  76. Annual MBA Vegas trip, April 2-5

    Business School and GMAT

    Anyone going? I just signed up; we are expecting about 400 people from b-schools nationwide to show up. I missed it last year, but my classmates who went said it was easily one of the highlights of the year. Pool parties, nightclubs, great food, gambling. ...

    46 comments22 Feb 2015 -

  77. Should I go to China?

    Investment Banking

    Dear Friends, I am writing because I was hoping to get some advice on a decision I have to make. Someone would have to have some experience working in China/ MBA admissions to really comment, but any feedback is very much appreciated. Background: 25 years ...

    20 comments6 May 2020 -

  78. 2014 P&Q Ranking is out

    Business School and GMAT

    http://poetsandquants.com/2014/11/26/poetsquants-2... Thoughts? GSB taking over the one spot for the first time over HBS is interesting... business school rankings MBA United States- Northeast ...

    47 comments10 Dec 2014 -

  79. Stanford GSB or Reapplying to HBS

    Business School and GMAT

    Hello, Out of school, I got accepted to GSB but not HBS 2+2 Program. I am extremely happy with GSB but I am planning to work in Europe after my mba and was wondering how strong is the network there or how GSB is considered. Thanks a lot for your time and ...

    20 comments6 May 2020 -

  80. Hi guys. Does anyone here know if McKinsey and Bain ever promote their junior team up to the post-MBA level (Associate at McKinsey and Consultant at Bain) without an MBA? Let's say if someone joined the company out of college and wants to work for 4 ...

    39 comments4 Sep 2015 -

  81. Hello everyone, Recent grad here from a non-target undergrad. Just started in Corporate Banking with a regional bank about 6 months ago now, and although I don't mind it, I want to move to "the real thing"- IB. I actually started realizing ...

    16 comments6 May 2020 -

  82. A HBS student indulges in self-righteous whining about the "excessive" partying scene at HBS and the lack of an intellectual culture. Is this guy freaking kidding? First, he doesn't have the courage to reveal his name since he knows his cla ...

    43 comments11 Dec 2014 -

  83. Too young for MBA?

    Business School and GMAT

    I am currently 23, a year out of school and considering enrolling in a full time MBA program at 25. Is this too young of an age to be pursuing a MBA full time? I am currently in a Finance & Accounting development program in the banking industry and wo ...

    15 comments17 Aug 2018 -

  84. I am going into my last year at Northeastern University as a biology major. It it obviously too late to switch my major. I was originally planning on heading towards med-school but after shadowing/talking with doctors I have come to the conclusion it just ...

    42 comments13 Nov 2016 -

  85. Anyone know when Columbia opens their MBA application for ED. Also, assuming I do it as early as possible, when would theoretically be the soonest I could find out. Trying to gauge if I will need to prep other round 1 applications while doing Columbia ED ...

    38 comments13 Dec 2016 -

  86. My Chance with GSB

    Business School and GMAT

    Hi guys, Do I have a chance at getting into GSB? Please see my background below: Undergrad- Top 50 but less popular majored in Finance GPA 3.3 Current role- LP (analyst) covering all aspects of private capital fund investments at a sub-$10B institutional ...

    15 comments21 Nov 2018 -

  87. It's on March 14-21. Bunch of my b-school bros are going for spring break, and I'm thinking of joining them. Wondering if any other current MBA students are also thinking of going. Spring break MBA yacht week ...

    34 comments17 Feb 2015 -

  88. Geography vs. Brand (MBA)

    Business School and GMAT

    Canadian here. Having a hell of a time picking between UMich (Ross) and Duke (Fuqua). Currently in Asset Management and looking to move into management consulting, if that fails, corp strat or corp dev. Post MBA I want to work in Chicago, if not, mid-atla ...

    15 comments6 May 2020 -

  89. Senior Associate working at $5B+ fund. I was not accepted to H/S/W- but did get into some other M7 schools. Looking to eventually secure a VP role at a MM PE shop. Would appreciate people's thoughts on whether its worth pursuing an MBA outside of H/S ...

    10 comments15 Jan 2020 -

  90. . business school MBA Investment Banking corporate finance ...

    20 comments30 Apr 2018 -

  91. Hi all, I am looking forward to get an MBA soon and I would like to get some "reality check" for my chances at top 20 MBAs with 5 years work experience, as my undergrad was a sad story. Nationality: 100% Thai Final undergrad GPA: 3.13, Engineeri ...

    14 comments6 May 2020 -

  92. Let's say you're attending an elite MBA program, with around $150k of tuition costs sponsored by a tier 2 consulting firm (think Deloitte, OY, S&, ATK). Would MBB consider offering a loaded sign-on bonus (covering 50%+ of tuition) to entice ...

    12 comments7 Jun 2019 -

  93. The next "hot" career path?

    Job Search Advice

    Hey, I just read a passage in the "WSO Business School Bible" about how every decade since the 80's has it's "hot" career path wich all MBA students aspire. In the late 80's it was working on Wall Street especially in Tr ...

    35 comments30 Jul 2016 -

  94. Best b-schools for single straight men

    Business School and GMAT

    Yes, I know that b-schools in general are not great for guys due to the gender ratio and the fact that a lot of women come in already committed to serious relationships. However, from my own personal experience and talking to numerous buddies at the top p ...

    30 comments24 Mar 2015 -

  95. USC $$$$ vs Rice $$$$$

    Business School and GMAT

    FT MBA program. Got in McCombs and Rice Jones, and USC Marshall. McCombs with no $, rice with full scholarship, USC with Fellowship. Career goal is consulting, (not necessary in energy industry), maybe investment bank. Don't mind staying in Texas for ...

    15 comments6 May 2020 -

  96. Career switcher. Ivy undergrad. Attending a top 5 MBA [1st year]. Great profile (and connections) to interview with top PE firms but lack the relevant finance experience to do so right now. Our program offers a Buyout Lab class where you intern with a PE ...

    16 comments6 May 2020 -

  97. Career Help- MBA? Etc.

    Business School and GMAT

    Hello everyone, I have been doing some research on this site and just joined because I was wondering if I could ask for some help with my career goals. I went to college and my original plan was to do Army ROTC and just have a career in the military. Due ...

    20 comments14 Apr 2017 -

  98. Just wanted to get people's thoughts. I'm one year post-MBA (top 15) in corporate strategy/ M&A gig at a large-cap tech firm (not a household name) I enjoy the job but It's located in a crappy small city which I HATE. I also realized th ...

    13 comments6 May 2020 -

  99. I looked at managementconsulted.com's salaries and they were $160k+ right out of b-school. That seems pretty high first year out; I assume those salaries are from high cost of living areas only. I also checked Glassdoor, but they seem inaccurate. Can ...

    29 comments23 Oct 2015 -

  100. Going to B-School without significant

    Business School and GMAT

    Hey guys, so I'm thinking about applying for 3rd/4th round applications for MBA programs soon and taking the GMAT sooner (obv). I graduated in spring and I had a two month long internship doing coding stuff. I majored in Economics and Finance. Some p ...

    9 comments21 Feb 2020 -

  101. Hey guys so I just landed an Analyst role with a top 4/5 RE PE group. My undergrad GPA ~3.3 and I'm pretty sure I'll get some solid letters of recommendation. What do I have to score on my GMAT to get into a top 5-10? Also, what are some good ex ...

    31 comments22 Apr 2016 -