Friday Links: Five Ways MBA Applicants Go Wrong, MBA Grads Earning Six-Figure Salaries, & More!


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

Where Six-Figure MBA Pay is a Done Deal (Poets & Quants)

According to John Byrne at Poets & Quants, there are 39 business schools in the U.S. alone whose graduates make six-figure salaries and bonuses right out of the gate.

Striking Out: Five Ways MBA Applicants Go Wrong (Bloomber Businessweek Business Schools)

What happens if you don’t receive an acceptance letter from anywhere? Here are five common pitfalls that applicants experience in the application process.

What it Really Takes to Succeed (Jack and Suzy Welch on LinkedIn)

Founder and Distinguished Professor at the Jack Welch Management Institute at Strayer Universiy, Jack Welch, and best-selling author, Suzy Welch provide some valuable insight into what makes a person successful.

The Three Useful Things I Learned in Business School (Forbes)

University of Chicago Booth School of Business shares three pieces of advice that she learned along the road to her MBA.

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

  1. Sam Herzing March 22, 2013 at 2:12 pm

    This link from Michigan State University has a lot of great GMAT preparation tips and resources!
    GMAT Resources Page