Most people come to business school to change careers, and I’m no exception. I worked as a tech entrepreneur in the mobile app space before business school and came to Booth to transition into a new career in the tech corporate space, one that would be more impactful, stable, and financially rewarding. Continue reading Star’s STARtup Lessons
1. Why you want an MBA (important) and why you want an MBA now (incredibly important). This is a no-brainer. Asking why you want to get an MBA is in almost any application you’ll pick up, and you should have a clear answer to this question. However, as an early-career candidate, there’s also an imbedded question here – you should be ready to describe why you want an MBA today. There is no right answer to this question – but it’s definitely something you should be thinking about.
I thought it would be interesting to write a post about some of the things the tech club here at Booth has done this year. These are common questions I have been asked and think would be useful to share.
I’m on a mission to answer the most frequently asked questions that prospective students have about Booth! In my last post, I addressed questions related to Chicago living. In this post, I will tackle an area of great importance to most future MBAs: getting a job. Continue reading Prospective Student FAQ, Part II: Careers
This is the second installment of a multi-part series about living in Hyde Park.
Beyond having a great neighborhood feel and extremely affordable housing, Hyde Park offers a lot in the way of amenities. While it admittedly doesn’t have an incredible night life—you’ll likely have to take a bus/train/car downtown for that—it does offer a lot of great shopping and restaurants. A few of the highlights here: Continue reading Business School – A Family Affair: Hyde Park Living Pt. II