Berkeley Haas | Mr. Hanging By A Thread
GMAT 710, GPA 3.8
Harvard | Mr. Biotech Startup To PE
GMAT 740, GPA 3.8
Stanford GSB | Mr. PE/VC Hopeful
GMAT 740, GPA 3.85
Cornell Johnson | Mr. Indian MBA Aspirant
GMAT 710, GPA 3.8
Emory Goizueta | Mr. FA Captain
GRE 316, GPA 3.3
Stanford GSB | Ms. Stray Cat Savior
GRE 338, GPA 3.92
Harvard | Ms. VC Hopeful
GMAT 730 (Target), GPA 3.3
Georgetown McDonough | Mr. Future Trusted Advisor
GMAT To be taken, GPA 3.1
Columbia | Mr. Indian Software Engineer
GMAT 710, GPA 3.62
Harvard | Mr. Half Poet, Half Quant
GRE 324, GPA 3.01
Duke Fuqua | Mr. Tech Innovator
GRE 317, GPA 3.65
MIT Sloan | Mr. Independent Tutor
GMAT 750, GPA 3.5
Harvard | Mr. Techie Turning Tides
Wharton | Ms. Traveling Banker
GMAT 750, GPA 3.2
Darden | Mr. Biz Tech
GMAT 760, GPA 4.0
McCombs School of Business | Ms. Registered Nurse Entrepreneur
GMAT 630, GPA 3.59
Duke Fuqua | Ms. Tech Lawyer
GMAT 690, GPA 3.7
McCombs School of Business | Mr. Project Manager
GMAT 730, GPA 3.21
Foster School of Business | Mr. Mediocre Scores, Great WE
GRE 309, GPA 2.7
Columbia | Mr. Government Shipyard
GMAT 660, GPA 3.85
Cornell Johnson | Mr. Global Technological Solutions
GMAT 710, GPA 3.7
Tepper | Mr. Midwest Or Bust
GMAT 740, GPA 3.2
Yale | Mr. Whizzy
GMAT 720, GPA 4.22
Tepper | Mr. Technology & Community
GMAT 650 Practice Test, GPA 3.05
McCombs School of Business | Mr. Corporate Finance Leadership
GMAT 660, GPA 4.0
Kellogg | Mr. Danish Raised, US Based
GMAT 710, GPA 10.6 out of 12
Harvard | Mr. Berkeley Boy
GRE 329, GPA 3.67

The Nuances Of An MBA Resume

One Liners:


How to Get Yourself Ready For Business School

Source: Bloomberg Businessweek

12 Things MBA Recruiters Really Look For

Source: Nick Thibault

Online Degrees Getting Big and Expensive


Should B-School Rankings Give Greater Weight to Entrepreneurship?


The Value of an MBA: A Veterinarian’s Story

Source: The Financial Times

5 Tips for Veterans Applying to Business School

Source: Veritas Prep

Tips for Video MBA Essay Questions

Source: (For more in-depth analysis of video essays, click on Poets and Quants’ take: Kellogg To Require Video Essay).

MBA Humor:

“To value your company, add $1 million for each engineer, and deduct $500,000 for every MBA.”

Editor’s Note: This quote is the opening for an insightful column by Kia Davis, “Why Hiring an MBA – or Getting One – Isn’t a Bad Idea.”


Tweets of the Week:

Jesse Colombo ‏@TheBubbleBubble21h

Ivy League MBA students think they’re “mavericks” by going into tech startups now…but they’re simply moving from one bubble to another.

Jane Randall ‏@JaneRandall1515h

“Less NBA, more MBA.” Thanks for the dating advice, mom.

Nick DeLessio ‏@NDeLessio10h

It’s MBA orientation day in the business school. Better known to student workers as Free Food Day.

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