Tag Archives: Yale School of Management

Is There Such Thing as Too Old, Too Young for an MBA?

The profile of the typical business school applicant has changed significantly over the past decade. Once upon a time, few would contemplate applying without first having the requisite 5 to 7 years of work experience …

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Business Schools Look at Applicants’ EQ, Says WSJ

As if worrying about your GMAT scores, essay prompts and letters of recommendation wasn’t enough, more and more business schools are incorporating assessments in emotional intelligence quotient, or EQ, for incoming applicants. Emotional intelligence is …

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Yale SOM Debuts New Case Competition

MBA students from the Yale School of Management have organized a new kind of business school case competition debuting on April 6th. The one-day only Integrated Leadership Case Competition (ILCC) brings together student teams from …

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MBA Innovation Summit Explores Life Cycle of Ideas

On Friday, April 5th, MBA students from Yale School of Management, Columbia Business School, and the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School will come together for the second annual MBA Innovation Summit (MBAIS). The student-organized MBAIS …

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3 Ways to Stand Out in a Competitive B-School Applicant Pool

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA blog on U.S.News.com Today I’m answering a question that’s extremely common in the world of business school applications. MBA hopeful William contacted me with this conundrum: “Hi …

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2013 Business & Society Competition to Challenge MBA Students Worldwide

Students at 25 leading business schools will compete this spring for recognition and $35,000 in scholarship funds by exploring the significant and positive influence that well-managed business can have in society. Through the analysis of …

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