Friday Links: Admissions Decisions, What it Takes to Get into Harvard Business School and More!


iStock_000012655127XSmallCatch up on some business school news and tips with a few of this week’s top stories:

10 B-Schools That Lead to Jobs (U.S. News Education)

According to U.S. News, four MBA programs boast 100 percent employment rates for students three months after graduation. Read on for the top ten list.

MBA Admissions Decisions Coming Down to the Wire (Bloomberg Businessweek)

Bloomberg reports that many top schools expect to announce round-two admissions decisions by March 28, and many schools, including Virginia, Chicago, Stanford, Duke, Harvard, and Cornell, are still accepting applications for round 3.

How You Can Benefit From All Your Stress (Harvard Business Review)

Stress from deadlines, work, responsibilities, and life in general is never fun to deal with. This week HBR suggests a new way to think about stress that may actually be make it a force of good in our lives.

What it Takes to Get into Harvard Business School (Quartz)

Former editor-in-chief of and executive editor of BusinessWeek shares some raw data and offers some insight into what Harvard’s admissions committee looks for when it comes to employment experience.

Did we miss your favorite article from the week? Let us know what you have been reading in the comments below or tweet @ManhattanGMAT

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