Should you go to the NBMBAA Conference?

Should you go to the NBMBAA Conference? While the National Black MBA Associate (NBMBAA) does offer a FAQs page, the answers provide little insight on whether you should actually attend the Career Fair that typically takes place the last week in September every year. So, here is some guidance. Who can attend the conference? While

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Maximize Your Chances for a Management Consulting Career

By Stephanie Horn (Managing Consultant) and Matt Strickler (Senior Advisor), Consulting Career Academy at The MBA Exchange This fall, thousands of new MBA students will arrive on campus, excited to begin the next phase of their lives. Many individuals attend business school primarily to switch to a new career path. Furthermore, over 30% of incoming

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Decide Whether to Wait for Dream MBA Admissions Offer

MBA News & Around the Web Blog – #66 Each week we rifle through the world wide web to bring you news, blog posts and any other information we find relevant. Below you will find a few useful, interesting, or otherwise relevant links from around the world of career exploration, talent acquisition, and more. Got

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Seeing Failure As Success: A Message For My Fellow 1st-Years

MBA News & Around the Web Blog – #65 Each week we rifle through the world wide web to bring you news, blog posts and any other information we find relevant. Below you will find a few useful, interesting, or otherwise relevant links from around the world of career exploration, talent acquisition, and more. Got

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Common Intern Mistakes To Avoid

MBA News & Around the Web Blog – #64 Each week we rifle through the world wide web to bring you news, blog posts and any other information we find relevant. Below you will find a few useful, interesting, or otherwise relevant links from around the world of career exploration, talent acquisition, and more. Got

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6 Options to Cut the Cost of an MBA

MBA News & Around the Web Blog – #63 Each week we rifle through the world wide web to bring you news, blog posts and any other information we find relevant. Below you will find a few useful, interesting, or otherwise relevant links from around the world of career exploration, talent acquisition, and more. Got

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The First Semester MBA Internship Hunt

By Nick Banister, Georgia MBA Candidate Class of 2019 After months of preparation beginning well before classes even started, I was determined and ready to land a brand management internship at the upcoming National Black MBA Association (NBMBAA) Conference in Philadelphia. I wasn’t 100% sold on marketing or brand management, but I knew that this

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Is an MBA Worth It?

Is an MBA worth it?  Arizona State University Online created an infographic to help answer this question for prospective students. The infographic details how MBAs have provided value for students across the country, which careers are currently attracting MBA graduates, and the median salaries for those careers.  For more information and to see if it’s

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Career coaching gives MBAs an edge in job market

MBA News & Around the Web Blog – #62 Each week we rifle through the world wide web to bring you news, blog posts and any other information we find relevant. Below you will find a few useful, interesting, or otherwise relevant links from around the world of career exploration, talent acquisition, and more. Got

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