Georgetown / McDonough
Check out the latest addition to the Clear Admit Wiki, a free online resource for MBA applicants to share their experiences with the admissions process! This Round 1 candidate for Georgetown / McDonough shared the following interview experience with an adcom member: “I was invited to interview for R1. I... Read more »
Yesterday, Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business hosted a discussion around the Occupy Movement’s issues and goals and the implications for business. Coined “Where’s the ‘I’ in Occupy?” the event was designed to give Georgetown students a platform in which to explore the issues of financial, political and social inequality... Read more »
Clear Admit Adds Georgetown / McDonough, UNC / Kenan-Flagler and UT Austin / McCombs to Interview Guide Line Up!
In response to hundreds of requests from the MBA applicant community, Clear Admit is pleased to announce the addition of three new titles – Kenan-Flagler, McCombs and McDonough – to our line of Interview Guides. Updated versions of our existing Interview Guides for the 2011-2012 admissions season were released at... Read more »
Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business will enhance its growing entrepreneurship initiative through the launch of a new entrepreneurs-in-residence program, the school announced this week. The inaugural entrepreneurs-in-residence will be Timothy P. Keenan, High Technologies, Inc. president and chairman; Alyssa Lovegrove, New Ventures Mentors CEO and founder; David Ross, Janssen... Read more »
We are pleased to announce the addition of two new titles – Marshall School of Business and McDonough School of Business – to our applauded and widely-read line of School Guides! Like the other 22 titles in the School Guide series, these new publications feature objective information that goes well... Read more »
In case you missed it, there was a great piece in both the print and online versions of the Washington Post this past weekend on MBA admissions. The piece, entitled “Would you climb any mountain to get into MBA program of your dreams?” ran in Sunday’s Post and featured quotes... Read more »
Earlier this week, David A. Thomas assumed the duties of dean of Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business. Thomas, who will officially retire from the Harvard Business School (HBS) faculty on October 1st, is an expert in organizational behavior and strategic human resource management. His research focuses on issues related... Read more »
Georgetown’s MBA application essay questions for the 2011-2012 admissions season consist of four required responses totaling a maximum of 3.5 pages of text. The topics covered in these question focus largely on the applicant’s career goals (and require a high level of specificity and reflection on this subject), and also... Read more »
The 2011-2012 Georgetown / McDonough deadlines and essay topics have been announced! This year’s deadlines are below: Round 1 Deadline: October 15, 2011 Notification: December 15, 2011 Round 2 Deadline: January 5, 2012 Notification: March 15, 2012 Round 3 Deadline: April 1, 2012 Notification: May 15, 2012 This year’s essays... Read more »
David A. Thomas, a professor and former associate dean at Harvard Business School (HBS), will serve as the new dean of Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business, the latter school announced yesterday. Thomas is currently the H. Naylor Fitzhugh Professor of Business Administration at Harvard and directs the school’s Organizational... Read more »
I was invited to interview for R3. Since I was going to be taking a day off to go to Washington D.C., I opted to sit in on a finance class. The student assigned to me was very helpful in giving me her insights on why she chose Georgetown over... Read more »
Wiki Wednesdays: Submit an MBA Interview Report for IESE, INSEAD, Oxford / Said or UVA / Darden and Win a $10 Amazon Gift Card!
Welcome back to Wiki Wednesdays, in which we feature MBA interview reports that have recently been added to the Clear Admit Wiki, an online repository for applicants to share their MBA admissions experiences. Today we’re highlighting an account of a Round 3 interview with a first-year student sent to us... Read more »
I interviewed with an Admissions Director and she was very cordial and friendly. We met off-campus in a Chicago hotel. The interview was for 30 minutes. I arrived few minutes early and she came out to greet me. We sat in the lobby in plush comfy chairs. It was difficult... Read more »
Check out the latest addition to the Clear Admit Wiki, a free online resource for MBA applicants to share their experiences with the admissions process! This Round 2 candidate for Georgetown / McDonough shared the following interview experience with an alum: “I interviewed with an Admissions Director and she was... Read more »
Wiki Wednesdays: Submit an MBA Interview Report for INSEAD, Oxford / Said, Georgetown / McDonough or IESE and Win a $10 Amazon Gift Card!
Welcome to this week’s installment of Wiki Wednesdays, in which we highlight interview reports added to the Clear Admit Wiki, an online repository for MBA applicants to share their experiences with the admissions process. This week, we’re setting the spotlight on a Round 2 candidate’s interview for London Business School... Read more »