June 22, 2018

How to choose your PhD university, program and research topic

We often get readers who ask us for help in choosing their PhD program – Which school to apply for my PhD? Who should I work […]
June 20, 2018

Why I turned down a masters with scholarship offer from Cornell University

An Ivy League degree, considered by many as the pinnacle of academic achievements, is difficult to turn down. More so when a prestigious university offers $50,000 […]
June 18, 2018

How to prepare for case interviews

Case interviews are an important part of the recruitment process for hiring management consultants. Management consultancies, including the Big 3 — McKinsey, BCG, and Bain (MBB […]
June 13, 2018

Columbia MBA admit in Round 2 after 4 rejections for Ivy League grad (MS from UPenn)

The Columbia Business School Indian alumni list will have another name added to it soon – Ramachandran Kasiraman. But this won’t be the first Ivy League […]
June 11, 2018

How to write MBA essays

Business school essays can be looked upon as a variation of the elevator pitch. You’re sharing your credentials (within word limits) with someone whose decision may […]
June 6, 2018

SDA Bocconi Asia Center in Mumbai to offer world-class executive education and custom programs for senior executives

Prof. Veronica Vecchi, Director of Executive Education, speaks to us about SDA Bocconi Asia Center, and the pioneering IEMB program offered there. Read on for more […]
June 4, 2018

Blockchain and cryptocurrencies (Bitcoins) in MBA programs

In 2016, when NYU Stern launched a comprehensive fintech elective program that included a blockchain and cryptocurrencies course, the whole class could have been accommodated on […]
May 30, 2018

B.Com grad with multiple admits reviews ApplicantLab, MBA Crystal Ball and other consultants

The number of MBA applicants hiring consultants has seen a sharp rise in the last few years, as the competition has only seen an upward trend. […]
May 28, 2018

How to get into MIT as an international student

“It’s a living lab.” That’s what the Massachusetts Institute of Technology is to its very own proud students. When Barack Obama visited MIT in October 2009, […]
May 25, 2018

Actuarial Science Degree – Scope, demand, salaries, top universities

Unlike the traditional degrees in sciences, arts, literature, business, and more, the name Actuarial Scienceis quite uncommon and unsuggestive. What is Actuarial Science?Well, rest assured, it […]
May 23, 2018

Simon Rochester MBA: Student blog on life and experience in the program

Ayan Halder, currently an MBA student at the Simon Business School (Rochester University) walks us through his experience.
May 21, 2018

What do MBAs do at Google, Amazon, Microsoft, Facebook and other top tech companies

Of the top-five most-attractive employers for business graduates, three are tech firms, according to a survey conducted by Universum in 2017. Google is at the top, […]