MBASchooled Weekly Newsletter (Week of August 20th, 2015)

Welcome to our new MBASchooled subscribers!
Happy August, and welcome to our new subscribers. Good luck to 2nd years finishing up their internship and welcome to first years who are starting orientation! Finally, we’re hiring, so if you’re interested in joining our team, shoot us an email!

What’s new in MBASchooled

Emma Plaut (Darden, ’15) tells us why MBA students should “Trust the Process”

Blake Koch (Kenan-Flagler, ’15) shares with us his summer internship experience and his strategy for re-recruiting during his 2nd year of business school.

Need help transitioning to business school? Check out the advice Nick Johnson (Stern, ’15) has for making the move

We’re Hiring!
MBASchooled is looking to expand our footprint and coverage of the MBA experience and is looking for MBA students and applicants who are interested in joining us. We’re looking for a Brand ManagerSenior Editor, and Contributors. If you’re interested check out our postings and drop Al an email at mbaschooled@gmail.com

Best of The Rest

Choosing 2nd Year Courses – Earlir this year, we profile Marta Szczerba (HBS, ’15.) She shared her thoughts on choosing 2nd year courses in a blogpost in the FT MBA Section.

The MBA Gatekeeper at UNC Kenan-FlaglerPoets and Quants did a Q&A with Director of Admissions Sherry Wallace, one of my favorite UNC Administrators.
Class Profiles– A number of schools have released their Class of 2017 Class Profiles. You can check out a good review of Columbia’s here, and Wharton’s here

 

Seeing Possibilities when others see problems – Nikita Mitchell (Haas, ’15) recently won the Forte Foundation Edie Hunt Award. Check out the write up on her incredible contributions to the Haas Community.