Stacy Blackman’s Weekly Links
Read on for real stories from MBA applicants and students…
Though Columbia remains his one true love, MBA Veggie has big plans to visit Harvard, Yale and Sloan next month with a friend. Unless he meets some real “arses” at HBS, MBA Veggie says he’ll probably fall in love and want to waste his time and apply.
Samantha feels it’s a sign she should apply to Stanford after an essay and a half flowed from her fingertips with total ease. The zany factor may need some toning down in future drafts, but for now, Samantha thinks Stanford is pretty awesome.
V2B-School provides helpful updates on the three business school events and two school visits that have kept him busy over the past few months. His conclusion? B-school events are generally a waste of time unless you have the chance to meet current students.
Omne muses about applications and shares his belief that all schools should be invite-only, because if they ask you to come in for an interview, you have crossed that first hurdle into “This candidate is interesting!” territory.
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