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First Year MBAs Share Their First Semester Recruiting Experiences

For those newly admitted MBAs just starting to plan through their first semester of graduate business school, it can be hard to know what to expect. The transition back to academia after several years in the professional working world guarantees a certain amount of culture shock, and the typical MBA experience bears little resemblance to …Read More

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The MBA Internship Search: A Timeline

The specific chronology of your job search will depend on your school, your target industry, and the firms you pursue within that industry. But as a general rule, the more MBA interns a company hires, the earlier its recruiting timeline. Students interested in consulting and financial services roles should be ready to start recruiting within …Read More

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MBA Recruiting Prep: Why Self-Assessment Actually Matters

As you’ll learn in just a few short months, business school can be a life-changing experience in a number of ways, but career change is perhaps the most common and achievable for the large majority of students. In fact, career change or advancement is routinely the number one reason for applying given by prospective MBAs …Read More

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5 (More) Tips For the MBA Internship Interview Process

Al Dea is the Founder of MBASchooled, a website that focuses on showcasing life as an MBA student. His work on business school and career development has been featured in media outlets such as Business Insider, The World Economic Forum, and Time Magazine.  Al founded MBASchooled in 2015 while in business school at the University …Read More

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Five Ways to Prepare for MBA Internship Interviews

Resumes have been dropped, applications submitted, and a lucky few are being invited to interview in the next few weeks and months. Your school career office and fellow students are great resources for preparing for interview season, but here at RelishMBA we wanted to pass along a few pieces of advice and resources we’ve gathered from …Read More

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Recruiting Testimonial – Non-Traditional Careers, Brandon Chinn (Peer Insight/Darden ’15)

Considering a non-traditional MBA recruiting path? We’ll you’re in for a roller coaster ride in your second year, but it may be worth it. I went through it, so I thought I’d share my story and the few pearls of wisdom I can offer. Darden’s CDC (Career Development Center, not Center for Disease Control) talked …Read More

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Finding the Right MBA Internship: A Framework – Alex Dea, Kenan-Flagler ’15

Each fall, thousands of MBA students embark on a tried and true ritual of finding a summer internship. The internship is a vital, hands-on learning experience for an MBA student, and provides a test drive for a student before deciding in which direction to head upon graduation. Selecting an internship is an exciting but challenging …Read More

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Recruiting Testimonials – Nick Johnson, Stern ’15

Recruiting Testimonials are submitted by prospective, current, and alumni MBAs. They offer firsthand experiences with the business school recruiting process and practical advice on how to navigate it successfully.  Interested in helping make recruiting better for everyone by submitting a Recruiting Testimonial? Email us at recruit@relishmba.com!  B-school recruiting: on one hand it brings up some of …Read More

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Recruiting Testimonial – BCG Houston Pre-MBA Workshop (AJ Rowan – Darden ’17)

Recruiting Testimonials are submitted by prospective, current, and alumni MBAs. They offer firsthand experiences with the business school recruiting process and practical advice on how to navigate it successfully.  Interested in helping make recruiting better for everyone by submitting a Recruiting Testimonial? Email us at recruit@relishmba.com!  Two questions lingered in my mind in the lead up …Read More